Ursa Minor Elementary School is located in Ft. Richardson, AK and is one of 70 elementary schools in Anchorage School District. It is a public school that serves 313 students in grades PK-6.
Ursa Minor Elementary School made AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Alaska in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Ursa Minor Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Ursa Minor Elementary School had 55% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Alaska had 38% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Anchorage School District spends $12,894 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 57% on instruction, 41% on support services, 2% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Anchorage School District District
In 2011, Ursa Minor Elementary School had 19 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Alaska average is 16 students per full-time equivalent teacher.