Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea)

Tel: (907)374-2200
Grades PK-12
3,759 students
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) serves 3,759 students in grades PK - 12.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) operates within the Galena City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 3759 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 3,759 students
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 17:1
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2014)
American Indian
7%
24%
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) American Indian Students (2000-2014)
Asian
1%
6%
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
1%
3%
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Black Students (2000-2014)
White
86%
49%
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
3%
8%
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.26 0.37
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (idea) Diversity Score (1998-2014)
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
36%
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
6%

District Comparison

Galena City School District's student population of 4,061 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $7,283 in this district is less than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $7,292 is less than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Galena City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 4,061 405
Galena City   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $10 MM
Galena City   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $28 MM $10 MM
Galena City   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,283 $25,342
Galena City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,292 $25,523
Galena City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Fairbanks Youth Facility (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fairbanks Youth Facility (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chinook Montessori Charter School (0.6 miles away)
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  • FairbanksChinook Montessori Charter SchoolMagnet School
    Charter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 149 students
    0.6 miles
    3002 International St
    FairbanksAK 99701
    (907)452-5020
    0.6KG-8149
  • FairbanksFairbanks Youth FacilityAlternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 9 students
    1.4 miles
    1502 Wilbur St
    FairbanksAK 99701
    (907)456-1536
    1.45-129
  • FairbanksHunter Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 357 students
    1.8 miles
    1630 Gillam Way
    FairbanksAK 99701
    (907)456-5775
    1.8PK-6357
  • FairbanksDenali Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 401 students
    1.9 miles
    1042 Lathrop St
    FairbanksAK 99701
    (907)452-2456
    1.9PK-6401
  • FairbanksLathrop High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1075 students
    2.1 miles
    901 Airport Way
    FairbanksAK 99701
    (907)456-7794
    2.19-121075

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