PROFICIENCY 17% 48% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
10%North Slope Borough School District

Fred Ipalook Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "North Slope Borough School District" in Barrow, AK. There are a total of 683 students and 36 teachers at Fred Ipalook Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 236 free lunch students and 62 reduced lunch students.

Fred Ipalook Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 16.5%, which is 48% lower than the Alaska average.


Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch236
Reduced lunch62


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Fred Ipalook Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Fred Ipalook Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 2.8% 3.2% 48.4% 51.1%
African American 0.7% 0.4% 3.5% 15.9%
Asian 9.0% 5.5% 6.3% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.3% 0.6% 6.7% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 67.0% 78.1% 23.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 4.6% 2.8% 2.5% 0.4%
Multiracial 15.6% 9.3% 8.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Barrow High School20%0.3Barrow, AK
Eben Hopson Middle School12%0.5Barrow, AK
Kiita Learning Community0%0.6Barrow, AK

Barrow demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)214191
Median age26.033.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.7:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)30%53%55%
Speak English68%84%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%

Education level achieved in Barrow

Completed 8th grade74.4%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school70.9%87.2%83.0%
Completed some college33.7%64.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree2.3%37.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors1.2%28.8%30.3%
Completed masters0.0%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Fred Ipalook Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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