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School District

District Name
Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District
Operated By
Borough
Total Number of Schools
45
Total Number of Teachers
966
Total Number of Students
17,842
Student/Teacher Ratio
19.50
Dropout Rate (7-12 Grade)
4.10 %
Percent Native Students
14.00 %
Percent Eligible for Free or
Reduced Price Lunch

Schools located in Buffalo Soapstone

School Name Grades Taught Number of Students Number of Teachers Students Eligible for Free and Reduced Price Lunch (%)
Palmer High School 9 thru 12 804 38 30
Palmer Middle School 6 thru 8 641 30 39
Sherrod Elementary School 3 thru 5 436 24 39
Swanson Elementary School P thru 2 449 26 44