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For the 2021 school year, there are 101 public schools serving 48,125 students in Anchorage Municipality, AK. Anchorage Municipality has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
The top ranked public schools in Anchorage Municipality, AK are Eagle Academy Charter School, Aurora Elementary School and Bayshore Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Anchorage Municipality, AK public schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Alaska public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 43% statewide average). Schools in Anchorage Municipality have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Alaska public schools.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the Alaska public school average of 52% (majority American Indian).

Top Anchorage Municipality Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Eagle Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    10901 Mausel St Ste 101
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907) 742-3025

    Grades: K-6 | 176 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Aurora Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    5085 10th St
    Jber, AK 99506
    (907) 742-0300

    Grades: PK-6 | 210 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    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: #4-54.-5.
    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: #4-54.-5.
    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: #6-86.-8.
    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: #6-86.-8.
    Girdwood School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    680 Hightower
    Girdwood, AK 99587
    (907) 742-5300

    Grades: PK-8 | 191 students
  • Rank: #6-86.-8.
    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: #99.
    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: #1010.
    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: #1111.
    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: #1212.
    Homestead Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    18001 Baranoff St
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907) 742-3550

    Grades: PK-6 | 326 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Ravenwood Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    9500 Wren Ln
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907) 742-3250

    Grades: PK-6 | 487 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Orion Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5112 Arctic Warrior Dr
    Jber, AK 99506
    (907) 742-0250

    Grades: PK-6 | 271 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Birchwood Abc Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    17010 Birchtree St
    Chugiak, AK 99567
    (907) 742-3450

    Grades: PK-6 | 292 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    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: #1717.
    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: #1818.
    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: #1919.
    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: #2020.
    Alpenglow Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    19201 Driftwood Bay Dr
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907) 742-3300

    Grades: PK-6 | 516 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    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: #2222.
    Ursa Minor Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    336 Hoonah Ave
    Jber, AK 99505
    (907) 428-1311

    Grades: PK-6 | 305 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Chugiak Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    19932 Old Glenn Hwy
    Chugiak, AK 99567
    (907) 742-3400

    Grades: PK-6 | 499 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    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: #2525.
    Eagle River Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    19900 Old Eagle River Rd
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907) 742-3000

    Grades: PK-6 | 427 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    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: #2727.
    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: #2828.
    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: #2929.
    Mirror Lake Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    22901 Lake Hill Dr
    Chugiak, AK 99567
    (907) 742-3500

    Grades: 6-8 | 683 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Gruening Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    9601 Lee St
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907) 742-3600

    Grades: 6-8 | 616 students
  • Rank: #31-3231.- 32.
    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: #31-3231.- 32.
    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: #3333.
    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: #3434.
    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: #3535.
    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
  • Show 66 more public schools in Anchorage Municipality, AK (out of 101 total schools)
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