Fronteras Charter School

Fronteras Charter School serves 316 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 44%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 316 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20% in AK)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Fronteras Charter School's student population of 316 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
316 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Fronteras Charter School is 0.54, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
25-29%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fronteras Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alaska by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
14:1
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American Indian
2%
22%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Fronteras Charter School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
21%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Fronteras Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fronteras Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
64%
47%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fronteras Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
3%
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Two or more races
11%
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score
0.54
This chart display the diversity score of Fronteras Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Fronteras Charter School often compared to?
Fronteras Charter Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like American Charter Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% AK state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% AK state average).
How many students attend Fronteras Charter School?
316 students attend Fronteras Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Fronteras Charter School students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Fronteras Charter School?
Fronteras Charter School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Alaska state average of 14:1.
What grades does Fronteras Charter School offer ?
Fronteras Charter School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Fronteras Charter School part of?
Fronteras Charter School is part of Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 316 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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