Kaleidoscope School of Arts & Sciences is located in Kenai, AK and is one of 29 elementary schools in Kenai Peninsula Borough School District. It is a charter school that serves 246 students in grades K-6.
Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system.
Kaleidoscope School of Arts & Sciences made AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Alaska in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Kaleidoscope School of Arts & Sciences's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Kaleidoscope School of Arts & Sciences had 21% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Alaska had 38% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.