Mt. Spurr Elementary



Mt. Spurr Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mt. Spurr Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 57
1 34
2 55
3 46
4 27
5 32
6 19
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mt. Spurr Elementary is a public elementary school located in Jber, AK in the Anchorage School District. It enrolls 270 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mt. Spurr Elementary is the 130th largest public school in Alaska and the 43,690th largest nationally. It has 19.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 270
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.09
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,690th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alaska: 130th out of 383
Student/Teacher Rank in Alaska: 326th out of 381
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alaska: 152nd out of 381

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Mt. Spurr Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 140
(52%)
16,121
(52%)
 Female 130
(48%)
14,875
(48%)

Mt. Spurr Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 176
(65%)
13,709
(44%)
 Hispanic 41
(15%)
3,427
(11%)
 Black 21
(8%)
1,944
(6%)
 Two or More 18
(7%)
4,558
(15%)
 Asian 9
(3%)
3,155
(10%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
1,500
(5%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
2,703
(9%)

Mt. Spurr Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 228
(84%)
16,948
(55%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 22
(8%)
11,786
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(7%)
2,262
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 307 ranked schools in Alaska, Mt. Spurr Elementary is ranked 220th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mt. Spurr Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (15.6%) is significantly lower than the state average of 51.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Mt. Spurr Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 293
2006 298
2007 230
2008 315
2009 303
2010 301
2011 290
2012 270

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 19.4
2007 14.7
2008 18.2
2009 17.8
2010 17.1
2011 16.9
2012 19.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.29692832764505
2006 0.24496644295302
2007 0.22173913043478
2008 0.18730158730159
2009 0.18811881188119
2010 0.12292358803987
2011 0.1551724137931
2012 0.15555555555556

Compare Mt. Spurr Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,626.9% 16.3:1
 
1,920.0% 19.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 15.6%
 
State Average 51.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Mt. Spurr Elementary
Jber, AK
Public PK - 06 270 19.2:1  
Orion Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 462 18.6:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 355 13:1 1 miles
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Pacific Northern Academy
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Private PK - 08 141 9:1 2 miles
Aurora Elementary
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Public PK - 06 392 15.2:1 2 miles
Clark Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 1,172 17.9:1 2 miles
William Tyson Elementary
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Public PK - 05 479 14.5:1 2 miles
Airport Heights Elementary
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Public PK - 06 328 15.1:1 3 miles
Williwaw Elementary
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Public PK - 05 369 13.9:1 3 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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