Tustumena Elementary School

58231 Sterling Hwy
Kasilof, AK 99610
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Tustumena Elementary School serves 186 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Tustumena Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Tustumena Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Tustumena Elementary School's student population of 186 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students186 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Tustumena Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Tustumena 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#54 out of 466 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
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American Indian
7%
23%
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Asian
1%
6%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
69%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
18%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.490.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKenai Peninsula Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tustumena Elementary School is Soldotna Prep School (10.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Skyview Middle School (11.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kalifornsky Beach Elementary School (10.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Soldotna Soldotna Prep School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9 | 197 students
    10.2 miles
    426 West Redoubt
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-2300
    10.2 9 197
  • Soldotna Kalifornsky Beach Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 398 students
    10.6 miles
    1049 E Poppy Lane
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-1300
    10.6 PK-6 398
  • Soldotna Redoubt Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 359 students
    11.0 miles
    486 W Redoubt Ave
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-4300
    11 PK-6 359
  • Soldotna Skyview Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 405 students
    11.0 miles
    46188 Sterling Hwy
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-2500
    11 7-8 405
  • Soldotna Soldotna High School
    Grades: 10-12 | 568 students
    11.5 miles
    425 W Marydale Ave
    Soldotna, AK 99669
    (907) 260-7000
    11.5 10-12 568

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