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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 24 top alternative public schools in Alaska, serving 1,907 students.
  • Alternative schools aim to help students whose needs may not be successfully met in regular schools.
  • Students who attend alternative schools and may be at risk of educational failure (as indicated by poor grades, truancy, disruptive behavior, pregnancy, or similar factors associated with temporary or permanent withdrawal from school).
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Alaska state average of 52%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 17:1.

Top Alaska Alternative Public Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Fairbanks Alternative Learning Systems Alternative School
    520 Fifth Avenue
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907)452-2000

    Grades: PK-12 | 106 students
  • Anchorage Avail School Alternative School
    425 C Street
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907)742-4930

    Grades: 6-12 | 79 students
  • Bethel Bel Youth Facility Alternative School
    Lower Kuskokwim School Dist
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907)543-5200

    Grades: 5-12 | 12 students
  • Anchorage Benson Secondary/s.e.a.r.c.h. High School Alternative School
    4515 Campbell Airstrip Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907)742-2050

    Grades: 7-12 | 266 students
  • Wasilla Burchell High School Alternative School
    1775 W Parks Highway
    Wasilla, AK 99654
    (907)864-2600

    Grades: 9-12 | 318 students
  • Anchorage Crossroads School Alternative School
    3350 Commercial Dr # 101
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907)742-2424

    Grades: 7-12 | 25 students
  • Fairbanks Golden Heart Academy Alternative School
    1502 Wilbur Street
    Fairbanks, AK 99701
    (907)456-1536

    Grades: 5-12 | 9 students
  • Homer Homer Flex School Alternative School
    4122 Ben Walters Lane
    Homer, AK 99603
    (907)235-5558

    Grades: 9-12 | 35 students
  • Juneau Johnson Youth Center Alternative School
    3252 Hospital Drive
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)586-9433

    Grades: 5-12 | 15 students
  • Kenai Kenai Alternative High School Alternative School
    705 Frontage Road #c
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907)335-2870

    Grades: 9-12 | 78 students
  • Ketchikan Ketchikan Regional Youth Facility Alternative School
    3058 5th Ave
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907)225-6681

    Grades: 5-12 | 3 students
  • Barrow Kiita Learning Community Alternative School
    5246 Karluk Street
    Barrow, AK 99723
    (907)852-9677

    Grades: 9-12 | 42 students
  • Bethel Kuskokwim Learning Academy Alternative School
    1010 4th Ave.
    Bethel, AK 99559
    (907)543-5610

    Grades: 8-12 | 115 students
  • Kenai Marathon School Alternative School
    405 Marathon Road
    Kenai, AK 99611
    (907)335-3343

    Grades: 7-12 | 7 students
  • Palmer Mat-su Youth Facility Alternative School
    501 N Gulkana
    Palmer, AK 99645
    (907)746-9212

    Grades: 6-12 | 12 students
  • Anchorage Mclaughlin Secondary School Alternative School
    2600 Providence Dr
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907)742-1120

    Grades: 6-12 | 109 students
  • Delta Junction New Horizons High School Alternative School
    2610 Isabel Ave
    Delta Junction, AK 99737
    (907)895-1043

    Grades: 9-12 | 11 students
  • Anchorage New Path High School Alternative School
    1400 East 4th Avenue
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907)742-4939

    Grades: 7-12 | 28 students
  • Nome Nome Youth Facility Alternative School
    4th Avenue/k Street
    Nome, AK 99762
    (907)443-5434

    Grades: 5-12 | n/a students
  • Sitka Pacific High School Alternative School
    509 Lincoln
    Sitka, AK 99835
    (907)747-0525

    Grades: 9-12 | 35 students
  • Ketchikan Revilla Jr/sr High School Alternative School
    3131 Baranof Ave
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    (907)225-6681

    Grades: 7-12 | 111 students
  • Anchorage S.a.v.e. High School Alternative School
    410 East 56th
    Anchorage, AK 99518
    (907)742-1250

    Grades: 9-12 | 176 students
  • Palmer Valley Pathways High School Alternative School
    1150 North France Road
    Palmer, AK 99645
    (907)761-4650

    Grades: 7-12 | 205 students
  • Juneau Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School Alternative School
    1415 Glacier Ave.
    Juneau, AK 99801
    (907)523-1800

    Grades: 9-12 | 110 students
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