Top 10 Best Anchorage Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 83 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, Bear Valley Elementary School and Rabbit Creek Elementary 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 36% (versus the Alaska public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 40% 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).

Best Anchorage, AK Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bayshore Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
10500 Bayshore Dr
Anchorage, AK 99515
(907) 742-5360
Grades: PK-6
| 468 students
Rank: #22.
Bear Valley Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
15001 Mountain Air Dr
Anchorage, AK 99516
(907) 742-5900
Grades: PK-6
| 413 students
Rank: #33.
Rabbit Creek Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
13650 Lake Otis Pkwy
Anchorage, AK 99516
(907) 742-5700
Grades: PK-6
| 478 students
Rank: #44.
Northern Lights Abc K-8 School
Magnet School
Math: 63% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2424 East Dowling Rd
Anchorage, AK 99507
(907) 742-7500
Grades: PK-8
| 628 students
Rank: #55.
Rogers Park Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1400 E Northern Lights Blvd
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 742-4800
Grades: PK-6
| 549 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Chugach Optional Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1205 E St
Anchorage, AK 99501
(907) 742-3730
Grades: PK-6
| 257 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
Huffman Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12000 Lorraine St
Anchorage, AK 99516
(907) 742-5650
Grades: PK-6
| 368 students
Rank: #6 - 86. - 8.
O'malley Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11100 Rockridge Dr
Anchorage, AK 99516
(907) 742-5800
Grades: PK-6
| 304 students
Rank: #99.
Aquarian Charter School
Charter School
Math: 60% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1705 W 32nd Ave
Anchorage, AK 99517
(907) 742-4900
Grades: K-6
| 385 students
Rank: #1010.
Rilke Schule Charter School
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 59% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
650 W International Airport Rd
Anchorage, AK 99507
(907) 742-0900
Grades: K-8
| 501 students
Rank: #1111.
Trailside Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5151 Abbott Rd
Anchorage, AK 99507
(907) 742-5500
Grades: PK-6
| 415 students
Rank: #1212.
Steller Secondary School
Magnet School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
2508 Blueberry Ln
Anchorage, AK 99503
(907) 742-4950
Grades: 7-12
| 286 students
Rank: #1313.
Inlet View Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
1219 N St
Anchorage, AK 99501
(907) 742-7630
Grades: PK-6
| 242 students
Rank: #1414.
Scenic Park Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3933 Patterson Rd
Anchorage, AK 99504
(907) 742-1650
Grades: PK-6
| 453 students
Rank: #1515.
Bowman Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 53% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
11700 Gregory Rd
Anchorage, AK 99516
(907) 742-5600
Grades: PK-6
| 603 students
Rank: #1616.
Family Partnership Charter School
Charter School
Math: 48% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
401 E Fireweed Ln Ste 100
Anchorage, AK 99503
(907) 742-3700
Grades: K-12
| 671 students
Rank: #17 - 2017. - 20.
Alaska State School For Deaf And Hard Of Hearing
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5530 E Northern Lights Blvd
Anchorage, AK 99504
(907) 742-4243
Grades: PK-12
| 33 students
Rank: #17 - 2017. - 20.
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: #17 - 2017. - 20.
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: #17 - 2017. - 20.
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: #2121.
Goldenview Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
15800 Goldenview Dr
Anchorage, AK 99516
(907) 348-8626
Grades: 7-8
| 706 students
Rank: #2222.
Kincaid Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4900 Raspberry Rd
Anchorage, AK 99502
(907) 245-5530
Grades: PK-6
| 541 students
Rank: #2323.
Sand Lake Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 57% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
7500 Jewel Lake Rd
Anchorage, AK 99502
(907) 243-2161
Grades: PK-6
| 654 students
Rank: #2424.
Polaris K-12 School
Magnet School
Math: 43% | Reading: 55%
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: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
7206 Rovenna St
Anchorage, AK 99518
(907) 742-5560
Grades: PK-6
| 353 students
Rank: #2626.
South Anchorage High School
Math: 47% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
13400 Elmore Rd
Anchorage, AK 99516
(907) 742-6200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,411 students
Rank: #2727.
Ocean View Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
11911 Johns Rd
Anchorage, AK 99515
(907) 742-5850
Grades: PK-6
| 454 students
Rank: #2828.
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: #2929.
College Gate Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3101 Sunflower St
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 742-1500
Grades: PK-6
| 345 students
Rank: #3030.
Klatt Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
11900 Puma St
Anchorage, AK 99515
(907) 742-5750
Grades: PK-6
| 407 students
Rank: #3131.
Romig Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 37% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2500 Minnesota Dr
Anchorage, AK 99503
(907) 742-5200
Grades: 7-8
| 770 students
Rank: #3232.
Frontier Charter School
Charter School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
400 W Northern Lights Blvd 9
Anchorage, AK 99503
(907) 742-1180
Grades: K-12
| 291 students
Rank: #3333.
Turnagain Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 41% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
3500 W Northern Lights Blvd
Anchorage, AK 99517
(907) 742-7200
Grades: PK-6
| 406 students
Rank: #3434.
Denali Montessori Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 36% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
148 East Ninth Ave
Anchorage, AK 99501
(907) 742-4500
Grades: PK-6
| 426 students
Rank: #3535.
Baxter Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2991 Baxter Rd
Anchorage, AK 99504
(907) 742-1750
Grades: PK-6
| 362 students
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Anchorage, Alaska Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2650 E. Northern Lights Blvd.
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 742-3950
Grades: 12
| 74 students
2220 Nichols St.
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 263-9207
Grades: 7-12
| 23 students
2220 Nichol St. #8
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 279-0522
Grades: 8-12
| 18 students
2530 Debarr Road
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 258-7575
Grades: K-12
| 1 students
401 West International Airport
Anchorage, AK 99518
(907) 742-1170
Grades: 7-12
| 34 students
4600 Abbott Road
Anchorage, AK 99507
(907) 346-2101
Grades: K-12
| 16 students
1650 So. Bragaw
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 272-6206
Grades: K-12
| 24 students
Providence Heights (Closed 2007)
Special Education School
2900 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 269-7208
Grades: 6-12
| 5 students
Village Charter School (Closed 2006)
Magnet School
Charter School
3020 Minnesota Drive Suite 8f
Anchorage, AK 99517
(907) 742-3728
Grades: K-8
| 121 students

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