Fort Yukon School

Fort Yukon School serves 121 students in grades PK - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the AK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
Fort Yukon School operates within the Yukon Flats School District.

School Overview

The student population of 121 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 121 students
Fort Yukon School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Fort Yukon School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Fort Yukon School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Fort Yukon School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.07 is less than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1 17:1
Fort Yukon School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.07 0.37
Fort Yukon School Diversity Score (1991-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
74%
36%
Fort Yukon School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
6%
Fort Yukon School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 243 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $44,769 is higher than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has grown by 41% over four years.
The district spending/student of $50,178 is higher than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has grown by 52% over four years.
School District Name Yukon Flats School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 243 405
Yukon Flats   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $10 MM
Yukon Flats   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $14 MM $10 MM
Yukon Flats   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $44,769 $25,342
Yukon Flats   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $50,178 $25,523
Yukon Flats   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Yukon Flats Distance Education Program (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Yukon Flats Distance Education Program (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yukon Flats Distance Education Program (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort YukonYukon Flats Distance Education Program
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-12123 Hill St
    Fort YukonAK 99740
    (907)662-2515
    0.4KG-12n/a
  • ChalkyitsikTsuk Taih School
    42.1 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 15 students1 Marten Hill Dr
    ChalkyitsikAK 99788
    (907)848-8113
    42.1PK-1215
  • VenetieJohn Fredson School
    44.4 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 51 students360 Chandalar Dr
    VenetieAK 99781
    (907)849-8415
    44.4PK-1251
  • CircleCircle School
    60.8 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 16 students330 Yukon Dr
    CircleAK 99733
    (907)773-1250
    60.8PK-1216
  • BeaverCruikshank School
    61.2 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 11 students310 River Rd
    BeaverAK 99724
    (907)628-6313
    61.2PK-1211

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