Top 10 Best Alaska Alternative Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 22 alternative public schools serving 1,657 students in Alaska.
The top ranked alternative public schools in Alaska are Avail School, Benson Secondary/s.e.a.r.c.h. and Bethel Youth Facility. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Alaska alternative public schools have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the Alaska public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 30% (versus the 40% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Alaska public school average of 52% (majority American Indian).

Best Alaska Alternative Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 71. - 7.
Avail School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
425 C St
Anchorage, AK 99501
(907) 742-4930
Grades: 6-12
| 100 students
Rank: #1 - 71. - 7.
Benson Secondary/s.e.a.r.c.h.
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4515 Campbell Airstrip Rd
Anchorage, AK 99507
(907) 742-2050
Grades: 7-12
| 277 students
Rank: #1 - 71. - 7.
Bethel Youth Facility
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Lower Kuskokwim School Dist
Bethel, AK 99559
(907) 543-5200
Grades: 5-12
| 9 students
Rank: #1 - 71. - 7.
Homer Flex School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4122 Ben Walters Ln
Homer, AK 99603
(907) 235-5558
Grades: 9-12
| 29 students
Rank: #1 - 71. - 7.
Kuskokwim Learning Academy
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
1010 4th Ave
Bethel, AK 99559
(907) 543-5610
Grades: 8-12
| 89 students
Rank: #1 - 71. - 7.
Mclaughlin Secondary School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2600 Providence Dr
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 742-1120
Grades: 6-12
| 76 students
Rank: #1 - 71. - 7.
Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alt. High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1415 Glacier Ave
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 523-1800
Grades: 9-12
| 103 students
Rank: #88.
Valley Pathways
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1150 North France Rd
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 761-4650
Grades: 7-12
| 176 students
Rank: #99.
Revilla Jr/sr High School
Alternative School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3131 Baranof Ave
Ketchikan, AK 99901
(907) 225-6681
Grades: 7-12
| 105 students
Rank: #1010.
Burchell High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1775 W Parks Hwy
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 864-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 209 students
Rank: #1111.
Alternative Learning Systems
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
520 Fifth Ave
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 452-2000
Grades: PK-12
| 111 students
Crossroads School
Alternative School
3350 Commercial Dr # 101
Anchorage, AK 99501
(907) 742-2424
Grades: 7-12
| 15 students
Golden Heart Academy
Alternative School
1502 Wilbur St
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 456-1536
Grades: 5-12
| 18 students
Johnson Youth Center
Alternative School
3252 Hospital Dr
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 523-6835
Grades: 5-12
| 15 students
Kenai Alternative High School
Alternative School
705 Frontage Road #c
Kenai, AK 99611
(907) 335-2870
Grades: 9-12
| 71 students
Kiita Learning Community
Alternative School
5246 Karluk St
Barrow, AK 99723
(907) 852-9677
Grades: 9-12
| 30 students
Marathon School
Alternative School
405 Marathon Rd
Kenai, AK 99611
(907) 335-3343
Grades: 7-12
| 5 students
Mat-su Youth Facility
Alternative School
581 S Outer Springer Lp
Palmer, AK 99645
(907) 761-7238
Grades: 6-12
| 11 students
The New Path High School
Alternative School
1400 East 4th Ave
Anchorage, AK 99507
(907) 742-4939
Grades: 7-12
| 16 students
Nome Youth Facility
Alternative School
4th Ave/k St
Nome, AK 99762
(907) 443-5434
Grades: 5-12
| 2 students
Pacific High School
Alternative School
509 Lincoln
Sitka, AK 99835
(907) 747-0525
Grades: 9-12
| 30 students
S.a.v.e. High School
Alternative School
410 East 56th
Anchorage, AK 99518
(907) 742-1250
Grades: 9-12
| 160 students

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