1000 Barnette St
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Barnette Magnet School serves 431 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Barnette Magnet School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Barnette Magnet School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

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School Overview

Barnette Magnet School's student population of 431 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
431 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Barnette Magnet School is ranked within the top 50% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Barnette Magnet School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#158 out of 461 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
4%
23%
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Asian
4%
6%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
3%
3%
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White
62%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
20%
11%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 431 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AK
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57 (Top 50%)

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