School Details

Meadow Lakes Elementary School

1741 Pittman Rd, Wasilla, AK 99687
(907) 352-6100
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 463 students 16 students/teacher (AK avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

74%
82%
75%
85%
88%
82%
69%
82%
74%

Alaska Standards Based Assessment (SBA)

In 2010-2011 Alaska used the Standards Based Assessment (SBA) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, math and writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in science. The SBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alaska. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2011
  • Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District average
  • Alaska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

63%
80%
75%
73%
84%
74%
50%
55%
50%
68%
82%
76%

Alaska Standards Based Assessment (SBA)

In 2010-2011 Alaska used the Standards Based Assessment (SBA) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, math and writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in science. The SBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alaska. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2011
  • Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District average
  • Alaska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

81%
78%
70%
90%
88%
79%
87%
83%
75%

Alaska Standards Based Assessment (SBA)

In 2010-2011 Alaska used the Standards Based Assessment (SBA) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, math and writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in science. The SBA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alaska. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2011
  • Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District average
  • Alaska state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Meadow Lakes Elementary School is a public elementary school in Meadow Lakes. 463 students attend Meadow Lakes Elementary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian. 53% of the 463 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Meadow Lakes Elementary School is 16:1. Knik Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Theater drama

Sports

  • Basketball
  • P.E. classes
  • Rock climbing
  • Swimming

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 79% 80%
Hispanic 3% 2%
Asian 2% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 15% 11%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.7% 1%
Multiracial 0.4% 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 53% 30%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    Mcuh happier with thuis school than the other MSBSD school last year. More academic focused. Great office staff! Ms Wahlin is great!

  • (6 years ago)

    I recently moved to this community! The teachers and staff are very friendly honest and open minded. We are very happy here and would highly reccomend MLE. The teachers teach to reach!

  • (10 years ago)

    Absolutely fabulous teachers and curriculum. Very happy with correspondence from teachers and principal.

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Overall score

(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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