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 20% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-12
Total Students267 students
Frontier Charter School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %Frontier Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Frontier Charter School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by GradeFrontier Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
Frontier Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
American Indian
Frontier Charter School American Indian Students (2005-2015)
Frontier Charter School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Frontier Charter School Black Students (2005-2015)
Frontier Charter School Black Students (2005-2015)
Frontier Charter School White Students (2005-2015)
Frontier Charter School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
Frontier Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsFrontier Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
Frontier Charter School Diversity Score (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Anchorage School District's student population of 48,089 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,063 in this district is less than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,475 is less than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameAnchorage School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed48,089399
Anchorage School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$686 MM$10 MM
Anchorage School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$755 MM$10 MM
Anchorage School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,063$25,342
Anchorage School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,475$25,523
Anchorage School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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