Anchorage School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 99 public schools serving 47,332 students in Anchorage School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Alaska.
Public Schools in Anchorage School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Alaska public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 40% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Anchorage School District 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 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
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 Rankings

Anchorage School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Alaska for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Anchorage School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AK)
# Schools
99 Schools
511 Schools
# Students
47,332 Students
132,589 Students
# Teachers
2,744 Teachers
7,730 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Anchorage School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 54 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AK)
Overall District Rank
#21 out of 54 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Anchorage   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Anchorage   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Anchorage   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
84%
79%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Anchorage   School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.77
0.71
# American Indian Students
4,142 Students
30,413 Students
% American Indian Students
9%
23%
# Asian Students
5,173 Students
7,782 Students
% Asian Students
11%
6%
# Hispanic Students
5,433 Students
8,824 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
7%
# Black Students
2,504 Students
3,837 Students
% Black Students
5%
3%
# White Students
19,738 Students
63,056 Students
% White Students
42%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
2,943 Students
3,910 Students
% Hawaiian Students
6%
3%
# Two or more races Students
7,399 Students
14,767 Students
% of Two or more races Students
16%
11%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
847
3,586
# Students in K Grade:
3,710
10,146
# Students in 1st Grade:
3,691
10,208
# Students in 2nd Grade:
3,646
10,287
# Students in 3rd Grade:
3,730
10,371
# Students in 4th Grade:
3,727
10,363
# Students in 5th Grade:
3,593
10,190
# Students in 6th Grade:
3,534
9,977
# Students in 7th Grade:
3,564
9,737
# Students in 8th Grade:
3,431
9,478
# Students in 9th Grade:
3,397
9,579
# Students in 10th Grade:
3,377
9,285
# Students in 11th Grade:
3,389
9,500
# Students in 12th Grade:
3,696
9,882
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,670 in this school district is less than the state median of $26,005. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,023 is less than the state median of $25,710. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AK)
Total Revenue
$742 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Anchorage   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$758 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Anchorage   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,670
$26,005
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Anchorage   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,023
$25,710
This chart display average spending per public school student in Anchorage   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AK by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Anchorage School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Eagle Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | 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: #22.
Aurora Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5085 10th St
Jber, AK 99506
(907) 742-0300
Grades: PK-6
| 210 students
Rank: #33.
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: #44.
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: #55.
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: #66.
Ravenwood Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9500 Wren Ln
Eagle River, AK 99577
(907) 742-3250
Grades: PK-6
| 487 students
Rank: #77.
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: #88.
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: #9 - 119. - 11.
Birchwood Abc Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
17010 Birchtree St
Chugiak, AK 99567
(907) 742-3450
Grades: PK-6
| 292 students
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Girdwood School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
680 Hightower
Girdwood, AK 99587
(907) 742-5300
Grades: PK-8
| 191 students
Rank: #9 - 119. - 11.
Orion Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5112 Arctic Warrior Dr
Jber, AK 99506
(907) 742-0250
Grades: PK-6
| 271 students
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
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: #12 - 1412. - 14.
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: #12 - 1412. - 14.
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: #1515.
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: #1616.
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: #1717.
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: #1818.
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: #1919.
Homestead Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
18001 Baranoff St
Eagle River, AK 99577
(907) 742-3550
Grades: PK-6
| 326 students
Rank: #2020.
Alpenglow Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
19201 Driftwood Bay Dr
Eagle River, AK 99577
(907) 742-3300
Grades: PK-6
| 516 students
Rank: #2121.
Eagle River Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 57% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
19900 Old Eagle River Rd
Eagle River, AK 99577
(907) 742-3000
Grades: PK-6
| 427 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
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: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Ursa Minor Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
336 Hoonah Ave
Jber, AK 99505
(907) 428-1311
Grades: PK-6
| 305 students
Rank: #2424.
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: #2525.
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: #2626.
Chugiak Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 53% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
19932 Old Glenn Hwy
Chugiak, AK 99567
(907) 742-3400
Grades: PK-6
| 499 students
Rank: #2727.
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: #28 - 3128. - 31.
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: #28 - 3128. - 31.
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: #28 - 3128. - 31.
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: #28 - 3128. - 31.
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: #3232.
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: #3333.
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: #3434.
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: #3535.
Gruening Middle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9601 Lee St
Eagle River, AK 99577
(907) 742-3600
Grades: 6-8
| 616 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Anchorage School District
  • 5530 E Northern Lights Blvd, Anchorage, AK, 99504-3135
  • (907) 742-4000
  • asdk12.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 47,332 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Top 30% in AK)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.77

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