Wasilla High School



Wasilla High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wasilla High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 323
10 335
11 296
12 287

Wasilla High School is a public high school of the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District located in Wasilla, AK. It has 1,241 students in grades 9th through 12th. Wasilla High School is the 9th largest public high school in Alaska and the 4,435th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 26.3 to 1.

Total Students: 1,241
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.19

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Wasilla High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 666
(54%)
3,485
(53%)
 Female 575
(46%)
3,092
(47%)

Wasilla High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 895
(72%)
4,932
(75%)
 American Indian 221
(18%)
1,053
(16%)
 Hispanic 52
(4%)
211
(3%)
 Asian 35
(3%)
180
(3%)
 Black 24
(2%)
117
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 12
(1%)
79
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
5
(0%)

Wasilla High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 812
(65%)
4,975
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 387
(31%)
1,380
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(3%)
222
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Wasilla High School is ranked 6th out of 0 ranked schools in Alaska, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wasilla High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.6%) is lower than the state average of 46.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Wasilla High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1284
2006 1383
2007 1186
2008 1263
2009 1287
2010 1242
2011 1287
2012 1241

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 18.4
2007 17.6
2008 18.9
2009 19.9
2010 18.2
2011 19.6
2012 26.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.27414330218069
2006 0.25596529284165
2007 0.27065767284992
2008 0.2541567695962
2009 0.3030303030303
2010 0.31320450885668
2011 0.31701631701632
2012 0.34568896051571

Compare Wasilla High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,714.5% 17.1:1
 
2,630.0% 26.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 46.9%
 

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