Riverbend Elementary School

2901 Riverside Drive

Juneau, AK 99801
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (907)463-1819
  • Riverbend Elementary School serves 278 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AK average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Riverbend Elementary School operates within the Juneau Borough School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 278 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students278 students
Riverbend Elementary School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender %Riverbend Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Riverbend Elementary School Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by GradeRiverbend Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.72 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 Ratio13:117:1
Riverbend Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
American Indian
Riverbend Elementary School American Indian Students (1999-2015)
Riverbend Elementary School Asian Students (1999-2015)
Riverbend Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Riverbend Elementary School Black Students (1999-2014)
Riverbend Elementary School White Students (1999-2015)
Riverbend Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
Riverbend Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsRiverbend Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.720.36
Riverbend Elementary School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Riverbend Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
Riverbend Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Juneau Borough School District's student population of 4,805 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,275 in this district is less than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,325 is less than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameJuneau Borough School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed4,805399
Juneau Borough School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$83 MM$10 MM
Juneau Borough School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$103 MM$10 MM
Juneau Borough School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,275$25,342
Juneau Borough School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$20,325$25,523
Juneau Borough 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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