Ladd Elementary School

Ladd Elementary School serves 551 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Ladd Elementary School operates within the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District.

School Overview

The student population of 551 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 551 students
Ladd Elementary School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Ladd Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Ladd Elementary School Total Teachers (1996-2014)
Students by Grade Ladd Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more 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 20:1 17:1
Ladd Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2014)
American Indian
6%
24%
Ladd Elementary School American Indian Students (1994-2014)
Asian
2%
6%
Ladd Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
17%
7%
Ladd Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
11%
3%
Ladd Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
52%
49%
Ladd Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Hawaiian
3%
2%
Ladd Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
9%
8%
Ladd Elementary School 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.
0.68 0.37
Ladd Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
29%
36%
Ladd Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2014)
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.
15%
6%
Ladd Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Fairbanks North Star Borough School District's student population of 14,105 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,305 in this district is less than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,667 is less than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 14,105 405
Fairbanks North Star Borough   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $223 MM $10 MM
Fairbanks North Star Borough   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $228 MM $10 MM
Fairbanks North Star Borough   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,305 $25,342
Fairbanks North Star Borough   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,667 $25,523
Fairbanks North Star Borough   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 Alternative Learning Systems (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tanana Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nordale Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • FairbanksTanana Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 474 students
    0.2 miles
    600 Trainor Gate Rd
    FairbanksAK 99701
    (907)452-8145
    0.27-8474
  • FairbanksNordale Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 322 students
    0.8 miles
    397 Hamilton Ave
    FairbanksAK 99701
    (907)452-2696
    0.8PK-6322
  • Fort WainwrightArctic Light Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 538 students
    1.4 miles
    4167 Neely Rd
    Fort WainwrightAK 99703
    (907)356-2038
    1.4PK-6538
  • FairbanksAlternative Learning SystemsAlternative School
    Grades: PK-12 | 129 students
    1.5 miles
    520 Fifth Ave
    FairbanksAK 99701
    (907)452-2000
    1.5PK-12129
  • FairbanksFairbanks B.e.s.t.Alternative School
    Grades: KG-12 | 268 students
    1.5 miles
    520 Fifth Ave
    FairbanksAK 99701
    (907)452-2000
    1.5KG-12268

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