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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
38.98 %

Schools located in Palmer

School Name Grades Taught Number of Students Number of Teachers Students Eligible for Free and Reduced Price Lunch (%)
Academy Charter School K thru 8 235 17  
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
Valley Pathways 9 thru 12 168 9 42