Frontier Charter School

  • Frontier Charter School serves 267 students in grades KG-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Frontier Charter School operates within the Anchorage School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 267 students has declined by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 267 students
Frontier Charter School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Frontier Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Frontier Charter School Total Teachers (2004-2015)
Students by Grade Frontier Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 n/a 18:1
Frontier Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
American Indian
8%
24%
Frontier Charter School American Indian Students (2004-2015)
Asian
2%
6%
Frontier Charter School Asian Students (2004-2015)
Hispanic
10%
7%
Frontier Charter School Black Students (2004-2015)
Black
1%
3%
Frontier Charter School Black Students (2004-2015)
White
68%
48%
Frontier Charter School White Students (2004-2015)
Hawaiian
2%
3%
Frontier Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
9%
9%
Frontier Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.52 0.36
Frontier Charter School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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%
Frontier Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2005)
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%
Frontier Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2005)

District Comparison

  • Anchorage School District's student population of 48,089 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,786 in this district is less than the state average of $26,078. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,123 is less than the state average of $26,105. The district spending/student has grown by 5% 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 (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $770 MM $10 MM
Anchorage School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $787 MM $10 MM
Anchorage School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $15,786 $26,078
Anchorage School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $16,123 $26,105
Anchorage 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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