Denali Montessori Elementary School

  • Denali Montessori Elementary School serves 420 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the AK average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is equal to the state average of 52%.
  • Denali Montessori Elementary School operates within the Anchorage School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 420 students
Denali Montessori Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Denali Montessori Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Denali Montessori Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Denali Montessori Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
Denali Montessori Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
9%
24%
Denali Montessori Elementary School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
6%
6%
Denali Montessori Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
11%
7%
Denali Montessori Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
7%
3%
Denali Montessori Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
48%
48%
Denali Montessori Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
3%
3%
Denali Montessori Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
16%
9%
Denali Montessori Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Denali Montessori Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AK 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.
0.72 0.36
Denali Montessori Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
34%
38%
Denali Montessori Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
4%
5%
Denali Montessori Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Anchorage School District's student population of 48,089 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,026 in this district is less than the state average of $27,880. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,029 is less than the state average of $27,459. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Anchorage School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
4
Number of Students Managed 48,089 399
Anchorage School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $772 MM $11 MM
Anchorage School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $820 MM $11 MM
Anchorage School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,026 $27,880
Anchorage School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,029 $27,459
Anchorage School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school is Avail School (0.4 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Avail School (0.4 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Avail School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AnchorageAvail SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 60 students
    0.4 miles
    425 C Street
    AnchorageAK 99501
    (907)742-4930
    0.46-1260
  • Anchorage Chugach Optional Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-6 | 258 students
    0.4 miles
    1205 E St
    AnchorageAK 99501
    (907)742-3730
    0.4PK-6258
  • AnchorageCentral Middle School Of ScienceMagnet School
    Grades: 7-8 | 480 students
    0.5 miles
    1405 E St
    AnchorageAK 99501
    (907)742-5100
    0.57-8480
  • AnchorageWinterberry SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-8 | 267 students
    0.6 miles
    4802 Bryn Mawr Court
    AnchorageAK 99508
    (907)742-0139
    0.6KG-8267
  • AnchorageFairview Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 443 students
    0.9 miles
    1327 Nelchina Street
    AnchorageAK 99501
    (907)742-7600
    0.9PK-6443

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