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For the 2021 school year, there are 82 public schools serving 39,874 students in Anchorage, AK. Anchorage has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
The top ranked public schools in Anchorage, AK are Bayshore Elementary School, Aquarian Charter School and Northern Lights Abc K-8 School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Anchorage, AK public schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Alaska public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 43% statewide average). Schools in Anchorage have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Alaska public schools.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the Alaska public school average of 52% (majority American Indian).

Top Anchorage, AK Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Bayshore Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    10500 Bayshore Dr
    Anchorage, AK 99515
    (907) 742-5360

    Grades: PK-6 | 468 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Aquarian Charter School Charter School
    Math: 71% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1705 W 32nd Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99517
    (907) 742-4900

    Grades: K-6 | 385 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Northern Lights Abc K-8 School Magnet School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2424 East Dowling Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 742-7500

    Grades: PK-8 | 628 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Bear Valley Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    15001 Mountain Air Dr
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-5900

    Grades: PK-6 | 413 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    O'malley Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    11100 Rockridge Dr
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-5800

    Grades: PK-6 | 304 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Rabbit Creek Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13650 Lake Otis Pkwy
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-5700

    Grades: PK-6 | 478 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Huffman Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    12000 Lorraine St
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-5650

    Grades: PK-6 | 368 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Chugach Optional Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1205 E St
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907) 742-3730

    Grades: PK-6 | 257 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Rogers Park Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 66% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1400 E Northern Lights Blvd
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907) 742-4800

    Grades: PK-6 | 549 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Trailside Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5151 Abbott Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 742-5500

    Grades: PK-6 | 415 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Rilke Schule Charter School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    650 W International Airport Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 742-0900

    Grades: K-8 | 501 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Inlet View Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1219 N St
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907) 742-7630

    Grades: PK-6 | 242 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Kincaid Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4900 Raspberry Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99502
    (907) 245-5530

    Grades: PK-6 | 541 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Sand Lake Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7500 Jewel Lake Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99502
    (907) 243-2161

    Grades: PK-6 | 654 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Steller Secondary School Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2508 Blueberry Ln
    Anchorage, AK 99503
    (907) 742-4950

    Grades: 7-12 | 286 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Bowman Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    11700 Gregory Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-5600

    Grades: PK-6 | 603 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Goldenview Middle School Math: 49% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    15800 Goldenview Dr
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 348-8626

    Grades: 7-8 | 706 students
  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Alaska State School For Deaf And Hard Of Hearing Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5530 E Northern Lights Blvd
    Anchorage, AK 99504
    (907) 742-4243

    Grades: PK-12 | 33 students
  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Avail School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    425 C St
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907) 742-4930

    Grades: 6-12 | 100 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Scenic Park Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3933 Patterson Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99504
    (907) 742-1650

    Grades: PK-6 | 453 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Family Partnership Charter School Charter School
    Math: 37% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    401 E Fireweed Ln Ste 100
    Anchorage, AK 99503
    (907) 742-3700

    Grades: K-12 | 671 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Ocean View Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    11911 Johns Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99515
    (907) 742-5850

    Grades: PK-6 | 454 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Baxter Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2991 Baxter Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99504
    (907) 742-1750

    Grades: PK-6 | 362 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Polaris K-12 School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    6200 Ashwood St
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 742-8700

    Grades: K-12 | 482 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Campbell Stem Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    7206 Rovenna St
    Anchorage, AK 99518
    (907) 742-5560

    Grades: PK-6 | 353 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Winterberry School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4802 Bryn Mawr Ct
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907) 742-0139

    Grades: K-8 | 241 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Romig Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2500 Minnesota Dr
    Anchorage, AK 99503
    (907) 742-5200

    Grades: 7-8 | 770 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Anchorage Stream Academy Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    7801 E 32nd Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99521
    (907) 742-9000

    Grades: 6-8 | 109 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Klatt Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    11900 Puma St
    Anchorage, AK 99515
    (907) 742-5750

    Grades: PK-6 | 407 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Mears Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2700 W 100th
    Anchorage, AK 99515
    (907) 742-6400

    Grades: 7-8 | 802 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Turnagain Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3500 W Northern Lights Blvd
    Anchorage, AK 99517
    (907) 742-7200

    Grades: PK-6 | 406 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    College Gate Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3101 Sunflower St
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907) 742-1500

    Grades: PK-6 | 345 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    South Anchorage High School Math: 39% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    13400 Elmore Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907) 742-6200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,411 student
  • Rank: #3434.
    Denali Montessori Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    148 East Ninth Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907) 742-4500

    Grades: PK-6 | 426 students
  • Rank: #35-3735.- 37.
    Benson Secondary/s.e.a.r.c.h. Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4515 Campbell Airstrip Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907) 742-2050

    Grades: 7-12 | 277 students
  • Show 47 more public schools in Anchorage, AK (out of 82 total schools)
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