400 W Northern Lights Blvd #9
Anchorage, AK 99503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Frontier Charter School serves 705 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Frontier Charter School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Online School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 705 students
  • State Accredited: No
  • Live Instruction: No
  • Rolling Enrollment: No
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-69% (Top 50% in AK)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

School Overview

Frontier Charter School's student population of 705 students has grown by 136% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
705 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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Students by Grade
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State Accredited Program
No
Personalized Content
No
Live Instruction
No
Rolling Enrollment
No
Flexible Class Schedule
No
Accelerated Offerings
No
Classes for Credit/Part Time Options
No
Dedicated College Counselor
No
Tutoring/Mentoring
No
Community Clubs/Activities Offered
No

School Rankings

Frontier Charter School is ranked within the top 50% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Frontier Charter School is 0.60, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#211 out of 461 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
13:1
American Indian
7%
22%
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
7%
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Black
4%
3%
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White
61%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
3%
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Two or more races
14%
13%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Graduation Rate
60-69%
79%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% AK state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% AK state average).

What is the graduation rate of Frontier Charter School?

The graduation rate of Frontier Charter School is 60-69%, which is lower than the Alaska state average of 79%.

How many students attend Frontier Charter School?

705 students attend Frontier Charter School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

61% of Frontier Charter School students are White, 14% of students are Two or more races, 9% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are American Indian, 4% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What grades does Frontier Charter School offer ?

Frontier Charter School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12 (offers virtual instruction).

School Calendar

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Event
Date
First day to re-enroll for the 2023/24 school year
February 01, 2023 (Wednesday)
Spring Break, offices closed
March 13, 2023 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Online School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 705 students
  • State Accredited: No
  • Live Instruction: No
  • Rolling Enrollment: No
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-69% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AK Dept. of Education

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