Talkeetna Elementary School

13930 E Timberwolf Lp
Talkeetna, AK 99676
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Talkeetna Elementary School serves 120 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Talkeetna Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Talkeetna Elementary School's student population of 120 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 37% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students120 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Rankings

Talkeetna Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Talkeetna Elementary School is 0.42, 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#165 out of 461 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
15%
23%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
1%
3%
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White
75%
47%
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Hawaiian
4%
3%
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Two or more races
1%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.420.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMatanuska-Susitna Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Talkeetna Elementary School is Susitna Valley High School (13.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Trapper Creek Elementary School (4.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Trapper Creek Trapper Creek Elementary School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 22 students
    4.0 miles
    6742 E Petersville Rd
    Trapper Creek, AK 99683
    (907) 733-9451
    4 PK-6 22
  • Talkeetna Susitna Valley High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 192 students
    13.0 miles
    42728 S Parks Hwy
    Talkeetna, AK 99676
    (907) 733-9300
    13 6-12 192
  • Willow Willow Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 155 students
    39.7 miles
    31706 W Parks Hwy
    Willow, AK 99688
    (907) 495-9300
    39.7 PK-6 155
  • Wasilla John Shaw Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 447 students
    50.2 miles
    3750 E Paradise Ln
    Wasilla, AK 99654
    (907) 352-0500
    50.2 PK-5 447
  • Wasilla Meadow Lakes Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 425 students
    51.3 miles
    1741 Pittman Rd
    Wasilla, AK 99654
    (907) 352-6100
    51.3 PK-5 425

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