Trapper Creek Elementary School

  • Trapper Creek Elementary School serves 25 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 21-39% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

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School Overview

  • Trapper Creek Elementary School's student population of 25 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students25 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Trapper Creek Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Trapper Creek Elementary School is 0.34, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
16%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
80%
47%
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Two or more races
4%
11%
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Diversity Score0.340.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Trapper Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alaska by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
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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