Salcha Elementary School

Salcha Elementary School serves 75 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AK average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
Salcha Elementary School operates within the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District.

School Overview

The student population of 75 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 75 students
Salcha Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Salcha Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Salcha Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Salcha Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 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 13:1 17:1
Salcha Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
11%
24%
Salcha Elementary School American Indian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Salcha Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
83%
49%
Salcha Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
5%
8%
Salcha Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.30 0.37
Salcha Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
53%
36%
Salcha Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
4%
6%
Salcha 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 Ben Eielson Jr/sr High School (13.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Pole Middle School (21.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crawford Elementary School (13.5 miles away)
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  • Eielson Afb Crawford Elementary School
    Grades: 3-6 | 297 students
    13.5 miles
    692 Raven's Way
    Eielson AfbAK 99702
    (907)372-3306
    13.53-6297
  • Eielson AfbBen Eielson Jr/sr High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 398 students
    13.6 miles
    675 Raven's Way
    Eielson AfbAK 99702
    (907)372-3110
    13.67-12398
  • Eielson AfbAnderson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 258 students
    14 miles
    768 Kodiak St
    Eielson AfbAK 99702
    (907)372-2167
    14PK-2258
  • North PoleNorth Pole Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 656 students
    21.3 miles
    300 East 8th Ave
    North PoleAK 99705
    (907)488-2271
    21.36-8656
  • North PoleNorth Pole High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 750 students
    21.5 miles
    601 Nphs Blvd
    North PoleAK 99705
    (907)488-3761
    21.59-12750

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