Fronteras Charter School

  • Fronteras Charter School serves 289 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

School Overview

  • Fronteras Charter School's student population of 289 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students289 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Fronteras Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Fronteras Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Fronteras Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fronteras Charter School is 0.42, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fronteras Charter School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
41%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Fronteras Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
9%
23%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Fronteras Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
7%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
3%
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 2016-17 school year data.
White
75%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Fronteras Charter School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Alaska by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
11%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fronteras Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AK.
Diversity Score0.420.36
This chart display the diversity score of Fronteras Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Alaska by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMatanuska-Susitna Borough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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