Woodriver Elementary School

Woodriver Elementary School serves 440 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Woodriver Elementary School operates within the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District.

School Overview

The student population of 440 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 440 students
Woodriver Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Woodriver Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Woodriver Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Woodriver Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more 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 18:1 17:1
Woodriver Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
20%
24%
Woodriver Elementary School American Indian Students (1989-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
Woodriver Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
6%
7%
Woodriver Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
2%
3%
Woodriver Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
62%
49%
Woodriver Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
8%
8%
Woodriver Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Woodriver Elementary 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.
0.57 0.37
Woodriver Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
25%
36%
Woodriver Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
4%
6%
Woodriver Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,105 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,305 is less than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has grown by 37% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,667 is less than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has grown by 36% over four years.
School District Name Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 14,105 405
Fairbanks North Star Borough   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $223 MM $10 MM
Fairbanks North Star Borough   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $228 MM $10 MM
Fairbanks North Star Borough   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,305 $25,342
Fairbanks North Star Borough   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,667 $25,523
Fairbanks North Star Borough   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 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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    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 202 students4975 Decathlon Ave
    FairbanksAK 99709
    (907)374-9350
    0.8KG-8202
  • FairbanksUniversity Park Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 507 students554 Loftus Rd
    FairbanksAK 99709
    (907)479-6963
    0.9PK-6507
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    1 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 169 students601 Loftus Rd
    FairbanksAK 99709
    (907)474-0958
    17-12169
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    1.3 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 1198 students4762 Old Airport Way
    FairbanksAK 99709
    (907)374-9401
    1.3PK-121198
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    1.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 969 students3800 Geist Rd
    FairbanksAK 99709
    (907)479-4221
    1.79-12969

School Reviews

Woodriver is a great school. It has a great learning environment and nice staff.
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