PROFICIENCY 27% 14% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
37%Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District
36%Wasilla
31%Alaska

Wasilla Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District" in Wasilla, AK. There are a total of 723 students and 36 teachers at Wasilla Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 277 free lunch students and 45 reduced lunch students.

Wasilla Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 27.0%, which is 14% lower than the Alaska average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students723
Teachers35.8
Student/Teacher ratio21:1
Free lunch277
Reduced lunch45

 

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 Wasilla 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
All28%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
625-29%
725-29%
825-29%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All26%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
625-29%
720-24%
830-34%
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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Wasilla Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlaskaNational
Caucasian 71.4% 72.5% 48.4% 51.1%
African American 3.1% 2.2% 3.5% 15.9%
Asian 2.8% 2.9% 6.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 3.5% 3.4% 6.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 18.2% 17.7% 23.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.9% 1.2% 2.5% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.1% 8.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Wasilla High School25%0.2Wasilla, AK
Iditarod Elementary30%0.3Wasilla, AK
Mat-su Central School33%0.5Wasilla, AK
Tanaina Elementary40%1.7Tanaina, AK
Twindly Bridge Charter School37%2.1Tanaina, AK
Burchell High School10%2.1Wasilla, AK
Larson Elementary45%2.2Tanaina, AK
Cottonwood Creek Elementary49%2.2Wasilla, AK
Knik Elementary School37%2.2Tanaina, AK
Mat-su Day School20%2.8Lakes, AK
Teeland Middle School34%2.8Tanaina, AK
Mat-su Career & Tech Ed High School55%2.9Tanaina, AK

Wasilla demographics profile

StatisticWasillaAlaskaNational
Population17,038736,855318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)205191
Median age33.533.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%53%55%
Speak English91%84%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Education level achieved in Wasilla

IndexWasillaAlaskaNational
Completed 8th grade86.1%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school85.7%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college58.1%64.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.6%37.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.9%28.8%30.3%
Completed masters6.1%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Wasilla Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.