Ambler School

109 Ambler Dr

Ambler, AK 99786-9999

Grades: PK-12

69 students

Ambler School serves 69 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the AK average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Ambler School operates within the Northwest Arctic Borough School District.

Overview

The student population of 69 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 69 students
Ambler School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Ambler School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Ambler School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less 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 10:1 13:1
Ambler School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
95%
24%
Ambler School American Indian Students (1989-2013)
Asian
1%
6%
White
3%
50%
Ambler School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
8%
Ambler School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Ambler School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.10 0.36
Ambler School Diversity Score (2003-2013)
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.
73%
34%
Ambler School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
1%
6%
Ambler School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,009 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $29,784 is higher than the state average of $21,927. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $32,243 is higher than the state average of $24,242. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Northwest Arctic Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed 2,009 398
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $60 MM $9 MM
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $65 MM $10 MM
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $29,784 $21,927
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $32,243 $24,242
Northwest Arctic Borough   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Shungnak School (23.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shungnak School (23.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shungnak School (23.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ShungnakShungnak School
    6 West River Rd
    ShungnakAK 99773
    (907)437-2151
    23.3 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 83 students                      
  • KobukKobuk School
    101 Mushers Way
    KobukAK 99751
    (907)948-2231
    29.1 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 45 students                      
  • SelawikDavis-ramoth School
    2600 Musk Ox Parkway
    SelawikAK 99770
    (907)484-2142
    67.3 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 276 students                      
  • KianaKiana School
    190 Casanoff St
    KianaAK 99749
    (907)475-2115
    69.9 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 115 students                      
  • NoorvikAqqaluk High/noorvik Elementary School
    165 Fireweed Dr
    NoorvikAK 99763
    (907)636-2178
    87.8 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 187 students                      

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