Homer High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,826
College Readiness Index
20.8
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 410 Students
  • 25 Teachers

Homer High School
600 EAST FAIRVIEW AVE
HOMER, AK 99603

Phone: (907) 235-4600

District: Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

Overview

Homer High School is ranked 9th within Alaska. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Homer High School is 38 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 14 percent. Homer High School is 1 of 9 high schools in the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1826
State Rank
#9

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 410
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 14%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 39%
Full-Time Teachers 25

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 88%
Proficient in Math 65%
College Readiness Index 20.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Remote Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 9
Total Students 3,314
Proficient in Reading (district average) 90%
Proficient in Math (district average) 67%
College Readiness (district average) 11.7

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Homer High School is 1 of 9 schools in the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District.

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