PROFICIENCY 50% 57% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
38%Kenai Peninsula Borough School District
62%Homer
31%Alaska

Homer Middle School is a school servicing grades 7 to 8 and is located in the district of "Kenai Peninsula Borough School District" in Homer, AK. There are a total of 198 students and 14 teachers at Homer Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 58 free lunch students and 18 reduced lunch students.

Homer Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 49.5%, which is 57% higher than the Alaska average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students198
Teachers13.75
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch58
Reduced lunch18

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Homer Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All50-54%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
745-49%
855-59%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All45-49%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
740-44%
850-54%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Homer Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlaskaNational
Caucasian 83.5% 73.7% 48.4% 51.1%
African American 1.1% 0.6% 3.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 1.3% 6.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 3.7% 4.0% 6.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 3.7% 10.4% 23.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.1% 0.7% 2.5% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.9% 9.2% 8.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Fireweed Academy60%0.4Homer, AK
West Homer Elementary63%0.4Homer, AK
Homer High School42%1.2Homer, AK
Homer Flex School25%1.5Homer, AK
Kachemak Selo School20%11.2Fritz Creek, AK
Mcneil Canyon Elementary67%12.7Fritz Creek, AK
Chapman School62%13.4Anchor Point, AK

Homer demographics profile

StatisticHomerAlaskaNational
Population2,018736,855318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)22191
Median age47.533.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.3:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%53%55%
Speak English96%84%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Education level achieved in Homer

IndexHomerAlaskaNational
Completed 8th grade89.9%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school88.7%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college63.8%64.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.6%37.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors18.3%28.8%30.3%
Completed masters5.0%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.5%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Homer Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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