North Star Elementary



North Star Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

North Star Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 43
1 41
2 30
3 54
4 39
5 38
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

North Star Elementary is a public elementary school located in Kodiak, AK in the Kodiak Island Borough School District. It enrolls 245 students in grades 1st through 12th. North Star Elementary is the 140th largest public school in Alaska and the 45,823rd largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 245
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,823rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alaska: 140th out of 381
Student/Teacher Rank in Alaska: 211th out of 380
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alaska: 137th out of 380

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North Star Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 135
(55%)
904
(52%)
 Female 110
(45%)
846
(48%)

North Star Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 103
(42%)
681
(39%)
 American Indian 61
(25%)
378
(22%)
 Two or More 28
(11%)
129
(7%)
 Asian 26
(11%)
363
(21%)
 Hispanic 23
(9%)
172
(10%)
 Black 2
(1%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
20
(1%)

North Star Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 150
(61%)
1,072
(61%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 95
(39%)
678
(39%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 302 ranked schools in Alaska, North Star Elementary is ranked 163rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of North Star Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.8%) is lower than the state average of 54.4%. 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.

North Star Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 333
2006 308
2007 328
2008 216
2009 218
2010 203
2011 216
2012 234
2013 224
2014 211
2015 245

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 14.7
2007 14.3
2008 14
2009 12.7
2010 12.6
2011 13
2012 14.8
2013 15.6
2014 16.9
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42042042042042
2006 0.44805194805195
2007 0.46951219512195
2008 0.44907407407407
2009 0.42660550458716
2010 0.45320197044335
2011 0.50925925925926
2012 0.41025641025641
2013 0.43303571428571
2014 0.43127962085308
2015 0.38775510204082

Compare North Star Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,617.0% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.8%
 
State Average 54.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
North Star Elementary
Kodiak, AK
Public KG - 05 245 15:1  
Kodiak Christian School
Kodiak, AK
Private PK - 08 72 10:1 1 miles
East Elementary
Kodiak, AK
Public KG - 05 276 14.4:1 2 miles
Peterson Elementary
Kodiak, AK
Public PK - 05 285 15.8:1 3 miles
Kodiak Middle School
Kodiak, AK
Public 06 - 08 428 15.6:1 3 miles
Main Elementary
Kodiak, AK
Public KG - 05 242 14.7:1 3 miles
Akteach
Kodiak, AK
Public KG - 12 112 112:1 3 miles
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