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 18:1.
  • 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.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 199 students
Watershed Charter School Total Students (2010-2015)
Gender % Watershed Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Watershed Charter School Total Teachers (2010-2015)
Students by Grade Watershed Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
Watershed Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2015)
American Indian
3%
24%
Watershed Charter School American Indian Students (2010-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Watershed Charter School Asian Students (2010-2013)
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 (2010-2014)
Two or more races
10%
9%
Watershed Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Watershed Charter School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AK 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.
0.35 0.36
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 $18,002 in this district is less than the state average of $27,880. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,296 is less than the state average of $27,459. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 13,863 399
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $254 MM $11 MM
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $258 MM $11 MM
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,002 $27,880
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $18,296 $27,459
Fairbanks North Star Borough School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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