Meshik School



Meshik School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Meshik School Students by Grade
PK 4
K 2
1 2
2 4
3 3
4 0
5 1
6 1
7 1
8 0
9 2
10 4
11 1
12 4

Meshik School is a public elementary school located in Port Heiden, AK in the Lake and Peninsula Borough School District. It enrolls 29 students in grades 1st through 12th. Meshik School is the 311th largest public school in Alaska and the 55,259th largest nationally. It has 7.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 29
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 7.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 55,259th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alaska: 311th out of 383
Student/Teacher Rank in Alaska: 23rd out of 381
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alaska: 281st out of 381

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Meshik School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 19
(66%)
194
(50%)
 Female 10
(34%)
192
(50%)

Meshik School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 American Indian 24
(83%)
308
(80%)
 White 4
(14%)
53
(14%)
 Two or More 1
(3%)
18
(5%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
6
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Meshik School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 16
(55%)
242
(63%)
 Not Eligible 11
(38%)
106
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 2
(7%)
38
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 307 ranked schools in Alaska, Meshik School is ranked 268th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Meshik School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Meshik School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 26
2006 30
2007 28
2008 27
2009 24
2010 26
2011 34
2012 29

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.7
2006 10.3
2007 9.3
2008 9.3
2009 7.5
2010 8.7
2011 8.5
2012 7.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65384615384615
2006 0.9
2007 0.71428571428571
2008 0.77777777777778
2009 0.75
2010 0.69230769230769
2011 0.5
2012 0.62068965517241

Compare Meshik School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
720.0% 7.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,626.9% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 62.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Meshik School
Port Heiden, AK
Public PK - 12 29 7.2:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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