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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 98 public schools managed by Anchorage School District serving 48,324 students in Anchorage, Alaska.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the Alaska state average of 52%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the state average of 17:1.

Anchorage School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Anchorage Abbott Loop Elementary School
    8427 Lake Otis Parkway
    Anchorage, AK 99507
    (907)742-5400

    Grades: PK-6 | 341 students
  • Anchorage Airport Heights Elementary School
    1510 Alder Drive
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907)742-4550

    Grades: PK-6 | 337 students
  • Anchorage Alaska Native Cultural Charter School Magnet School
    Charter School
    550 Bragaw Street
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907)742-1370

    Grades: PK-8 | 326 students
  • Anchorage Alaska State School For Deaf & Hard Of Hearing Special Education School
    5530 E Northern Lights Blvd.
    Anchorage, AK 99504
    (907)742-4243

    Grades: PK-12 | 38 students
  • Eagle River Alpenglow Elementary School
    19201 Driftwood Bay Drive
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907)742-3300

    Grades: PK-6 | 580 students
  • Anchorage Aquarian Charter School Charter School
    1705 W 32nd Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99517
    (907)742-4900

    Grades: K-6 | 377 students
  • Jber Aurora Elementary School
    5085 10th Street
    Jber, AK 99506
    (907)742-0300

    Grades: PK-6 | 234 students
  • Anchorage Avail School Alternative School
    425 C Street
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907)742-4930

    Grades: 6-12 | 79 students
  • Anchorage Bartlett High School
    1101 Golden Bear Drive
    Anchorage, AK 99504
    (907)742-1800

    Grades: 9-12 | 1491 students
  • Anchorage Baxter Elementary School Magnet School
    2991 Baxter Road
    Anchorage, AK 99504
    (907)742-1750

    Grades: PK-6 | 370 students
  • Anchorage Bayshore Elementary School
    10500 Bayshore Drive
    Anchorage, AK 99515
    (907)742-5360

    Grades: PK-6 | 462 students
  • Anchorage Bear Valley Elementary School
    15001 Mountain Air Drive
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907)742-5900

    Grades: PK-6 | 397 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
  • Chugiak Birchwood Abc Elementary School Magnet School
    17010 Birchtree St
    Chugiak, AK 99567
    (907)742-3450

    Grades: PK-6 | 332 students
  • Anchorage Bowman Elementary School Magnet School
    11700 Gregory Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99516
    (907)742-5600

    Grades: PK-6 | 535 students
  • Anchorage Campbell Elementary School
    7206 Rovenna Street
    Anchorage, AK 99518
    (907)742-5560

    Grades: PK-6 | 386 students
  • Anchorage Central Middle School Of Science Magnet School
    1405 E St
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907)742-5100

    Grades: 7-8 | 435 students
  • Anchorage Chester Valley Elementary School
    1751 Patterson Rd
    Anchorage, AK 99504
    (907)742-0335

    Grades: PK-6 | 267 students
  • Anchorage Chinook Elementary School Magnet School
    3101 W 88th Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99502
    (907)742-6700

    Grades: PK-6 | 473 students
  • Anchorage Chugach Optional Elementary School Magnet School
    1205 E St
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907)742-3730

    Grades: PK-6 | 265 students
  • Chugiak Chugiak Elementary School Magnet School
    19932 Old Glenn Highway
    Chugiak, AK 99567
    (907)742-3400

    Grades: PK-6 | 456 students
  • Chugiak Chugiak High School Magnet School
    16525 S. Birchwood Loop Road
    Chugiak, AK 99567
    (907)742-3050

    Grades: 9-12 | 1080 students
  • Anchorage Clark Middle School
    150 South Bragaw Street
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907)742-4700

    Grades: 6-8 | 965 students
  • Anchorage College Gate Elementary School
    3101 Sunflower Street
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907)742-1500

    Grades: PK-6 | 337 students
  • Anchorage Creekside Park Elementary School
    7500 E 6th Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99504
    (907)742-1550

    Grades: PK-6 | 487 students
  • Anchorage Crossroads School Alternative School
    3350 Commercial Dr # 101
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907)742-2424

    Grades: 7-12 | 25 students
  • Anchorage Denali Montessori Elementary School Magnet School
    148 East Ninth Avenue
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907)742-4500

    Grades: PK-6 | 429 students
  • Anchorage Dimond High School Magnet School
    2909 W 88th Ave
    Anchorage, AK 99502
    (907)742-7000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1693 students
  • Eagle River Eagle Academy Charter School Charter School
    10901 Mausel St Suite 101
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907)742-3025

    Grades: K-6 | 176 students
  • Eagle River Eagle River Elementary School Magnet School
    19900 Old Eagle River Road
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907)742-3000

    Grades: PK-6 | 428 students
  • Eagle River Eagle River High School
    8701 Yosemite Drive
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907)742-2700

    Grades: 9-12 | 876 students
  • Anchorage East High School Magnet School
    4025 E Northern Lights Blvd
    Anchorage, AK 99508
    (907)742-2100

    Grades: 9-12 | 2209 students
  • Anchorage Fairview Elementary School
    1327 Nelchina Street
    Anchorage, AK 99501
    (907)742-7600

    Grades: PK-6 | 457 students
  • Anchorage Family Partnership Charter School Charter School
    401 E Fireweed Lane Suite 100
    Anchorage, AK 99503
    (907)742-3700

    Grades: K-12 | 503 students
  • Eagle River Fire Lake Elementary School
    13801 Harry Mcdonald Road
    Eagle River, AK 99577
    (907)742-3350

    Grades: PK-6 | 322 students
  • Show 63 more public schools in Anchorage

Overview

School District NameAnchorage School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students48,324 students
# of Teachers2,810 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students19,862 students
% Male Students
41%
# of Female Students28,462 students
% Female Students
59%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.77
# of American Indian Students4,200 students
% American Indian Students
9%
# of Asian Students5,147 students
% Asian Students
11%
# of Hispanic Students5,492 students
% Hispanic Students
11%
# of Black Students2,780 students
% Black Students
6%
# of White Students20,739 students
% White Students
42%
# of Hawaiian Students2,689 students
% of Hawaiian Students
6%
# of Two or more races Students7,277 students
% of Two or more races Students
15%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:748
# of Students in Kindergarten:3,892
# of Students in 1st Grade:3,911
# of Students in 2nd Grade:3,890
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3,795
# of Students in 4th Grade:3,691
# of Students in 5th Grade:3,630
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,542
# of Students in 7th Grade:3,519
# of Students in 8th Grade:3,455
# of Students in 9th Grade:3,637
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,544
# of Students in 11th Grade:3,465
# of Students in 12th Grade:3,605
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Anchorage School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 54 school districts in Alaska (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2014-2015 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 72% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AK)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
34%
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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
38%
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 2014-15 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80%
75%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Anchorage School District and public school graduation rate of AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,063 in this school district is less than the state average of $27,286. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,475 is less than the state average of $27,481. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AK)
Total Revenue$686 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Anchorage School District and average revenue for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$755 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Anchorage School District and average spending for each school distric in AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,063$27,286
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Anchorage School District and average revenue per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,475$27,481
This chart display average spending per public school student in Anchorage School District and average spending per public school student in AK by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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