Talkeetna Elementary School

  • Talkeetna Elementary School serves 115 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Talkeetna Elementary School's student population of 115 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students115 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Talkeetna Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Talkeetna Elementary School is 0.38, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
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American Indian
13%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
78%
47%
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Hawaiian
2%
3%
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Two or more races
4%
11%
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Diversity Score0.380.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMatanuska-Susitna Borough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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