Watershed Charter School

4975 Decathlon Avenue

Fairbanks, AK 99709

Tel: (907)374-9350
  • Watershed Charter School serves 199 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AK average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Watershed Charter School operates within the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 199 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-8
Total Students199 students
Watershed Charter School Total Students (2010-2015)
Gender %Watershed Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Watershed Charter School Total Teachers (2010-2015)
Students by GradeWatershed Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
Watershed Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2010-2015)
American Indian
3%
24%
Watershed Charter School American Indian Students (2010-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Watershed Charter School Asian Students (2010-2014)
Hispanic
6%
7%
Watershed Charter School Black Students (2010-2015)
Black
1%
3%
Watershed Charter School Black Students (2010-2015)
White
80%
48%
Watershed Charter School White Students (2010-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
3%
Watershed Charter School Hawaiian Students (2010-2013)
Two or more races
10%
9%
Watershed Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWatershed Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.350.70
Watershed Charter School Diversity Score (2010-2015)

District Comparison

  • Fairbanks North Star Borough School District's student population of 13,863 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,492 in this district is less than the state average of $25,342. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,858 is less than the state average of $25,523. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District NameFairbanks North Star Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed13,863399
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$223 MM$10 MM
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$228 MM$10 MM
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,492$25,342
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,858$25,523
Fairbanks North Star 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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