Woodriver Elementary School

  • Woodriver Elementary School serves 470 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is higher than the Alaska state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alaska state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alaska state average of 53%.

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School Overview

  • Woodriver Elementary School's student population of 470 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students470 students
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers

School Comparison

  • Woodriver Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Woodriver Elementary School is 0.63, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AK)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
35%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
41%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
American Indian
12%
23%
Asian
2%
6%
Hispanic
6%
7%
Black
1%
3%
White
56%
47%
Hawaiian
1%
3%
Two or more races
22%
11%
Diversity Score0.630.71
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
40%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairbanks North Star Borough School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AK Dept. of Education

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