Top Alaska Public Schools
- Alaska is the #45 largest school system in the United States, serving 132,474 students across the top 519 public schools for the 2018-19 school year.
- Alaska public schools have a diversity score of 0.35, which is higher than the national average of 0.32.
- Minority enrollment is 52% (majority American Indian) and the student:teacher ratio is 17:1.
Student by Ethnicity
(AK) School Average
Two or more races
Top Alaska Public Schools by County (2018-19)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 7 Schools240 Students88% Minority
- 6 Schools495 Students81% Minority
- 101 Schools48,827 Students57% Minority
- 40 Schools5,164 Students97% Minority
- 5 Schools162 Students69% Minority
- 4 Schools872 Students35% Minority
- 11 Schools1,046 Students94% Minority
- 37 Schools19,166 Students35% Minority
- 5 Schools299 Students25% Minority
- 7 Schools284 Students68% Minority
- 15 Schools4,851 Students50% Minority
- 43 Schools8,989 Students26% Minority
- 15 Schools2,393 Students49% Minority
- 15 Schools2,434 Students62% Minority
- 12 Schools2,576 Students100% Minority
- 13 Schools311 Students89% Minority
- 45 Schools18,652 Students28% Minority
- 20 Schools2,610 Students96% Minority
- 11 Schools2,047 Students98% Minority
- 13 Schools2,173 Students97% Minority
- 4 Schools567 Students40% Minority
- 15 Schools1,184 Students61% Minority
- 8 Schools1,771 Students58% Minority
- 1 Schools108 Students21% Minority
- 13 Schools1,155 Students34% Minority
- 16 Schools1,504 Students46% Minority
- 3 Schools274 Students54% Minority
- 2 Schools85 Students75% Minority
- 32 Schools2,235 Students68% Minority
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