Riverbend Elementary School

2901 Riverside Drive

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

Tel: (907)796-5700
  • Riverbend Elementary School serves 317 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the AK average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% 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 317 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students317 students
Gender %Riverbend Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Students by GradeRiverbend Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
American Indian
30%
23%
Asian
11%
6%
Hispanic
2%
7%
White
39%
48%
Hawaiian
3%
3%
Two or more races
15%
10%
All Ethnic GroupsRiverbend Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.730.70
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
39%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%

District Comparison

  • Juneau Borough School District's student population of 4,851 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,275 in this district is less than the state average of $25,156. 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 $25,337. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameJuneau Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed4,851410
Juneau Borough School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$83 MM$10 MM
Juneau Borough School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$103 MM$10 MM
Juneau Borough School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$16,275$25,156
Juneau Borough School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$20,325$25,337
Juneau Borough School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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    0.3 miles
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    (907)780-1900
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    Grades: PK-5 | 427 students
    0.8 miles
    3400 Tongass Blvd
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)780-1400
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  • Juneau Floyd Dryden Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 482 students
    1.3 miles
    3800 Mendenhall Loop Road
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)463-1850
    1.3 6-8 482
  • Juneau Mendenhall River Community School Charter School
    Grades: PK-5 | 354 students
    1.8 miles
    9001 Mendenhall Loop Road
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)463-1799
    1.8 PK-5 354
  • Juneau Auke Bay Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 364 students
    2.4 miles
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    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)796-5275
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Alaska public schools have a diversity score of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Alaska is Anchorage School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alaska or national school diversity statistics.