Soldotna Elementary School

162 E Park Ave
Soldotna, AK 99669
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 259 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Soldotna Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 23%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 29%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 259 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • : Top 50% in AK
  • : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Soldotna Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Soldotna Elementary School's student population of 259 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
259 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Soldotna Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 459 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Soldotna Elementary School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AK)
#188 out of 459 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Soldotna Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
23%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Soldotna Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
30-34%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Soldotna Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
21-39%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Soldotna Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
8%
22%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Soldotna Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Soldotna Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
8%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Soldotna Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Soldotna Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
69%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Soldotna Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
This chart displays the percentage of Hawaiian students in Soldotna Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
15%
13%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Soldotna Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Soldotna Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Alaska.
0.49
This chart displays the diversity score of Soldotna Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
39%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Soldotna Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Soldotna Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Soldotna Elementary School's ranking?
Soldotna Elementary School is ranked #188 out of 459 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Alaska.
What schools are Soldotna Elementary School often compared to?
Soldotna Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Redoubt Elementary School, Soldotna Montessori Charter School, Kalifornsky Beach Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 23% AK state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 29% AK state average).
How many students attend Soldotna Elementary School?
259 students attend Soldotna Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of Soldotna Elementary School students are White, 15% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are American Indian, 7% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Soldotna Elementary School?
Soldotna Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 14:1.
What grades does Soldotna Elementary School offer ?
Soldotna Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Soldotna Elementary School part of?
Soldotna Elementary School is part of Kenai Peninsula Borough School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 259 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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