Northern Lights Abc K 8 School

2424 East Dowling Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507 | (907) 742-7500
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 624
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 624 elementary school students from grades KG-8
  • National Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2004

Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2424 East Dowling Road, Anchorage, AK 99507
School Operational Details
  • Magnet School
School District Details
  • Anchorage School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $12,515
  • Graduation Rate: 72.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.0
  • Enrolled Students: 49,592

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 624
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 290 (46.5%)
  • Females: 334 (53.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 27 (4.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 70 (11.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 97 (15.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Northern Lights Abc K 8 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian284.5%
Black264.2%
Asian12820.5%
Hispanic528.3%
White31049.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Northern Lights Abc K 8 School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6610.6%
1st Grade6510.4%
2nd Grade7211.5%
3rd Grade7512.0%
4th Grade8113.0%
5th Grade8113.0%
6th Grade7812.5%
7th Grade538.5%
8th Grade538.5%
Source: AK Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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