Watershed Charter School

Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Watershed Charter School serves 197 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Watershed Charter School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alaska for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Top Rankings

Watershed Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:

School Overview

Watershed Charter School's student population of 197 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students197 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Rankings

Watershed Charter School is ranked within the top 5% of all 461 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Watershed Charter School is 0.35, 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
#6 out of 461 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
4%
23%
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Asian
n/a
6%
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Hispanic
7%
7%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
80%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
3%
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Two or more races
9%
11%
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Diversity Score
0.350.71
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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 and middle school to Watershed Charter School is Raven School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodriver Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fairbanks Woodriver Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 436 students
    0.8 miles
    5000 Palo Verde Dr
    Fairbanks, AK 99709
    (907) 479-4211
    0.8 PK-6 436
  • Fairbanks Raven School Math: 20% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 1,515 student
    1.3 miles
    4762 Old Airport Way
    Fairbanks, AK 99709
    (907) 374-9401
    1.3 PK-12 1,515
  • Fairbanks University Park Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 475 students
    1.4 miles
    554 Loftus Rd
    Fairbanks, AK 99709
    (907) 479-6963
    1.4 PK-6 475
  • Fairbanks Effie Kokrine Charter School Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 171 students
    1.5 miles
    601 Loftus Rd
    Fairbanks, AK 99709
    (907) 474-0958
    1.5 7-12 171
  • Fairbanks Hutchison High School Vocational School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 408 students
    2.1 miles
    3750 Geist Rd
    Fairbanks, AK 99709
    (907) 479-2261
    2.1 9-12 408

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