Chinook Montessori Charter School

3002 International Street

Fairbanks, AK 99701

Tel: (907)452-5020
  • Chinook Montessori Charter School serves 150 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AK average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Chinook Montessori Charter School operates within the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 150 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-8
Total Students150 students
Chinook Montessori Charter School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender %Chinook Montessori Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Chinook Montessori Charter School Total Teachers (1997-2015)
Students by GradeChinook Montessori Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
Chinook Montessori Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (1997-2015)
American Indian
3%
24%
Chinook Montessori Charter School American Indian Students (1997-2015)
Asian
2%
6%
Chinook Montessori Charter School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Chinook Montessori Charter School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
n/a
3%
Chinook Montessori Charter School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
78%
48%
Chinook Montessori Charter School White Students (1997-2015)
Two or more races
17%
9%
Chinook Montessori Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsChinook Montessori 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.
0.370.70
Chinook Montessori Charter School Diversity Score (1997-2015)

District Comparison

  • Fairbanks North Star Borough School District's student population of 13,863 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,492 in this district is less than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,858 is less than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District NameFairbanks North Star Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed13,863399
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$223 MM$10 MM
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$228 MM$10 MM
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,492$25,342
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,858$25,523
Fairbanks North Star Borough 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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