Woodriver Elementary School

Woodriver Elementary School serves 444 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AK average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Woodriver Elementary School operates within the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District.

Overview

The student population of 444 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 444 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
American Indian
17%
24%
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
8%
6%
Black
2%
4%
White
60%
50%
Two or more races
11%
8%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.60 0.36
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.
27%
34%
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.
8%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,604 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,485 is less than the state average of $21,927. The district revenue/student has grown by 34% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,195 is less than the state average of $24,242. The district spending/student has grown by 39% over four years.
School District Name Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 14,604 398
District Total Revenue $208 MM $9 MM
District Spending $218 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,485 $21,927
District Spending / Student $15,195 $24,242
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Effie Kokrine Charter School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Raven Correspondence School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Watershed Charter School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FairbanksWatershed Charter School
    Charter School
    4975 Decathlon Ave
    FairbanksAK 99709
    (907)374-9350
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 196 students                      
  • FairbanksUniversity Park Elementary School
    554 Loftus Rd
    FairbanksAK 99709
    (907)479-6963
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 530 students                      
  • FairbanksEffie Kokrine Charter School
    Charter School
    601 Loftus Rd
    FairbanksAK 99709
    (907)474-0958
    Charter School

    1 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 145 students                      
  • FairbanksRaven Correspondence School
    Alternative School
    4762 Old Airport Way
    FairbanksAK 99709
    (907)374-9401
    Alternative School

    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 1148 students                      
  • FairbanksWest Valley High School
    3800 Geist Rd
    FairbanksAK 99709
    (907)479-4221
    1.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1024 students                      

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  • Recommended May 24, 2014 - Woodriver is a great school. It has a great learning environment and nice staff. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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