Aquarian Charter School

Aquarian Charter School serves 377 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Aquarian Charter School operates within the Anchorage School District.

School Overview

The student population of 377 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 377 students
Aquarian Charter School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Aquarian Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Aquarian Charter School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Aquarian Charter 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 0.42 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
Aquarian Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
American Indian
2%
24%
Aquarian Charter School American Indian Students (1998-2014)
Asian
4%
6%
Aquarian Charter School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
5%
7%
Aquarian Charter School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
3%
3%
Aquarian Charter School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
75%
49%
Aquarian Charter School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
11%
8%
Aquarian Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.42 0.37
Aquarian Charter School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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.
9%
36%
Aquarian Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
1%
6%
Aquarian Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Anchorage School District's student population of 48,159 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,836 in this district is less than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,225 is less than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Anchorage School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
4
Number of Students Managed 48,159 405
Anchorage   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $686 MM $10 MM
Anchorage   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $755 MM $10 MM
Anchorage   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,836 $25,342
Anchorage   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,225 $25,523
Anchorage   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 West High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Romig Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Star Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AnchorageRomig Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 800 students
    0.5 miles
    2500 Minnesota Dr
    AnchorageAK 99503
    (907)742-5200
    0.57-8800
  • AnchorageWest High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1842 students
    0.7 miles
    1700 Hillcrest Dr
    AnchorageAK 99517
    (907)742-2500
    0.79-121842
  • AnchorageNorth Star Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 424 students
    0.8 miles
    605 West Fireweed Ln
    AnchorageAK 99503
    (907)742-3800
    0.8PK-6424
  • AnchorageFrontier Charter SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: KG-12 | 313 students
    0.9 miles
    400 West Northern Lights Blvd
    AnchorageAK 99503
    (907)742-1180
    0.9KG-12313
  • Anchorage Steller Secondary SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 276 students
    0.9 miles
    2508 Blueberry Ln
    AnchorageAK 99503
    (907)742-4950
    0.97-12276

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