Hunter Elementary



Hunter Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hunter Elementary Students by Grade
PK 11
K 46
1 54
2 51
3 44
4 36
5 44
6 47
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hunter Elementary is a public elementary school located in Fairbanks, AK in the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District. It enrolls 333 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hunter Elementary is the 106th largest public school in Alaska and the 38,643rd largest nationally. It has 19.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 333
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.01
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,643rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alaska: 106th out of 381
Student/Teacher Rank in Alaska: 340th out of 380
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alaska: 130th out of 380

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Hunter Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 179
(54%)
4,644
(52%)
 Female 154
(46%)
4,205
(48%)

Hunter Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 99
(30%)
5,320
(60%)
 American Indian 77
(23%)
759
(9%)
 Two or More 69
(21%)
1,348
(15%)
 Hispanic 51
(15%)
749
(8%)
 Black 25
(8%)
397
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 7
(2%)
98
(1%)
 Asian 5
(2%)
178
(2%)

Hunter Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 193
(58%)
2,538
(29%)
 Not Eligible 106
(32%)
5,566
(63%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(10%)
745
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 302 ranked schools in Alaska, Hunter Elementary is ranked 36th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hunter Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 54.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Hunter Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 344
2006 334
2007 315
2008 332
2009 366
2010 387
2011 394
2012 376
2013 357
2014 332
2015 333

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 16.4
2007 15.9
2008 17.1
2009 17.6
2010 17.7
2011 17.7
2012 16.4
2013 17.6
2014 18.2
2015 19.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.69476744186047
2006 0.8622754491018
2007 0.62857142857143
2008 0.62951807228916
2009 0.60655737704918
2010 0.70801033591731
2011 0.71319796954315
2012 0.72606382978723
2013 0.78151260504202
2014 0.76807228915663
2015 0.68168168168168

Compare Hunter Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,617.0% 16.2:1
 
1,960.0% 19.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 68.2%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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