Aquarian Charter School

  • Aquarian Charter School serves 379 students in grades K-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AK average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Aquarian Charter School operates within the Anchorage School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 379 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades K-6
Total Students379 students
Aquarian Charter School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender %Aquarian Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Aquarian Charter School Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by GradeAquarian Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
Aquarian Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
American Indian
2%
24%
Aquarian Charter School American Indian Students (1999-2015)
Asian
3%
6%
Aquarian Charter School Asian Students (1999-2015)
Hispanic
6%
7%
Aquarian Charter School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
2%
3%
Aquarian Charter School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
74%
48%
Aquarian Charter School White Students (1999-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Aquarian Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
13%
9%
Aquarian Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAquarian Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAK 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.
0.430.70
Aquarian Charter School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
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.
n/a
38%
Aquarian Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
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.
n/a
5%
Aquarian Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

  • Anchorage School District's student population of 48,089 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,063 in this district is less than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,475 is less than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameAnchorage School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
4
Number of Students Managed48,089399
Anchorage School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$686 MM$10 MM
Anchorage School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$755 MM$10 MM
Anchorage School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,063$25,342
Anchorage School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,475$25,523
Anchorage School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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