Fairbanks Youth Facility

Tel: (907)456-1536
  • Fairbanks Youth Facility serves 16 students in grades 5-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the AK average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Fairbanks Youth Facility operates within the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 16 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Total Students 16 students
Fairbanks Youth Facility Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % Fairbanks Youth Facility Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Fairbanks Youth Facility Total Teachers (1997-2015)
Students by Grade Fairbanks Youth Facility Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 4:1 18:1
Fairbanks Youth Facility Student Teacher Ratio (1997-2014)
American Indian
57%
24%
Fairbanks Youth Facility American Indian Students (1995-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Fairbanks Youth Facility Asian Students (1995-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
7%
Fairbanks Youth Facility Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
n/a
3%
Fairbanks Youth Facility Black Students (1995-2013)
White
43%
48%
Fairbanks Youth Facility White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Fairbanks Youth Facility Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
9%
Fairbanks Youth Facility Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.50 0.36
Fairbanks Youth Facility Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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%
Fairbanks Youth Facility Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2007)
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%
Fairbanks Youth Facility Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2007)

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 $17,693 in this district is less than the state average of $26,078. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,069 is less than the state average of $26,105. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 13,863 399
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $254 MM $10 MM
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $260 MM $10 MM
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $17,693 $26,078
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $18,069 $26,105
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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