Star Of The North Secondary School

Star Of The North Secondary School serves 186 students in grades 7-12.
Star Of The North Secondary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 40%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Alaska state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

School Overview

Star Of The North Secondary School's student population of 186 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students186 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Star Of The North Secondary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Star Of The North Secondary School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall Testing Rank
#379 out of 466 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
14%
23%
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Asian
5%
6%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
4%
3%
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White
54%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Two or more races
15%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.660.71
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Graduation Rate
50-54%
77%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairbanks North Star Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Star Of The North Secondary School is North Pole High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Pole Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Pole Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • North Pole North Pole Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 487 students
    0.8 miles
    250 Snowman Ln
    North Pole, AK 99705
    (907) 488-2286
    0.8 PK-5 487
  • North Pole North Pole Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 594 students
    1.1 miles
    300 East 8th Ave
    North Pole, AK 99705
    (907) 488-2271
    1.1 6-8 594
  • North Pole North Pole High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 708 students
    1.2 miles
    601 Nphs Blvd
    North Pole, AK 99705
    (907) 488-3761
    1.2 9-12 708
  • Fairbanks Midnight Sun Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 476 students
    3.5 miles
    2301 Bradway Rd
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907) 488-0134
    3.5 PK-5 476
  • Fairbanks Ticasuk Brown Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 504 students
    6.9 miles
    785 Lakloey Dr
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907) 488-3200
    6.9 PK-5 504

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