Chinook Montessori Charter School

3002 International St
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Chinook Montessori Charter School serves 152 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Chinook Montessori Charter School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Placements

Chinook Montessori Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Chinook Montessori Charter School's student population of 152 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students152 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Chinook Montessori Charter School is ranked within the top 10% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Chinook Montessori Charter School is 0.40, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#45 out of 466 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
2%
23%
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Asian
2%
6%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
3%
3%
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White
76%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
16%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.400.71
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairbanks North Star Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Chinook Montessori Charter School is Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (Idea) (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fairbanks Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (Idea) Math: 36% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 4,236 students
    0.6 miles
    2157 Van Horn Rd
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907) 374-2200
    0.6 PK-12 4,236
  • Fairbanks Boreal Sun Charter School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-7 | 179 students
    0.8 miles
    2404 S Barnette St
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907) 456-5444
    0.8 K-7 179
  • Fairbanks Golden Heart Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 18 students
    1.1 miles
    1502 Wilbur St
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907) 456-1536
    1.1 5-12 18
  • Fairbanks Hunter Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 374 students
    1.2 miles
    1630 Gillam Way
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907) 456-5775
    1.2 PK-6 374
  • Fairbanks Denali Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 345 students
    1.4 miles
    1042 Lathrop St
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907) 452-2456
    1.4 PK-6 345

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