Top 10 Best Fairbanks Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 31 public schools serving 16,155 students in Fairbanks, AK. Fairbanks has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alaska.
The top ranked public schools in Fairbanks, AK are Watershed Charter School, Pearl Creek Elementary School and Weller Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Fairbanks, AK public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Alaska public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 40% statewide average). Schools in Fairbanks have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Alaska public schools.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the Alaska public school average of 52% (majority American Indian).

Best Fairbanks, AK Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Watershed Charter School
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4975 Decathlon Ave
Fairbanks, AK 99709
(907) 374-9350
Grades: K-8
| 197 students
Rank: #22.
Pearl Creek Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
700 Auburn Dr
Fairbanks, AK 99709
(907) 479-4234
Grades: PK-6
| 492 students
Rank: #33.
Weller Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
635 Elementary Dr
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 457-1629
Grades: PK-6
| 468 students
Rank: #44.
Boreal Sun Charter School
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2404 S Barnette St
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 456-5444
Grades: K-7
| 179 students
Rank: #55.
Chinook Montessori Charter School
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3002 International St
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 452-5020
Grades: K-8
| 152 students
Rank: #66.
Barnette Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 52% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1000 Barnette St
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 456-6072
Grades: PK-8
| 431 students
Rank: #77.
Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (Idea)
Math: 35% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2157 Van Horn Rd
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 374-2200
Grades: PK-12
| 4,236 students
Rank: #88.
Ladd Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
601 F St
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 451-1700
Grades: PK-6
| 501 students
Rank: #99.
Randy Smith Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1401 Bainbridge
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 458-7600
Grades: 7-8
| 295 students
Rank: #1010.
Salcha Elementary School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8530 Richardson Hwy
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 488-3267
Grades: PK-6
| 72 students
Rank: #1111.
University Park Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
554 Loftus Rd
Fairbanks, AK 99709
(907) 479-6963
Grades: PK-6
| 475 students
Rank: #1212.
Midnight Sun Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2301 Bradway Rd
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 488-0134
Grades: PK-5
| 476 students
Rank: #1313.
Woodriver Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
5000 Palo Verde Dr
Fairbanks, AK 99709
(907) 479-4211
Grades: PK-6
| 436 students
Rank: #1414.
Hutchison High School
Vocational School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3750 Geist Rd
Fairbanks, AK 99709
(907) 479-2261
Grades: 9-12
| 408 students
Rank: #1515.
West Valley High School
Math: 39% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
3800 Geist Rd
Fairbanks, AK 99709
(907) 479-4221
Grades: 9-12
| 976 students
Rank: #1616.
Nordale Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
397 Hamilton Ave
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 452-2696
Grades: PK-6
| 362 students
Rank: #1717.
Fairbanks B.e.s.t.
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
520 Fifth Ave
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 452-2000
Grades: K-12
| 292 students
Rank: #1818.
Two Rivers School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Two Rivers Rd
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 488-6616
Grades: PK-8
| 87 students
Rank: #1919.
Ticasuk Brown Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
785 Lakloey Dr
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 488-3200
Grades: PK-5
| 504 students
Rank: #2020.
Joy Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
24 Margaret St
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 456-5469
Grades: PK-6
| 425 students
Rank: #2121.
Ryan Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(4)
1450 Cowles
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 452-4751
Grades: 7-8
| 371 students
Rank: #2222.
Denali Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1042 Lathrop St
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 452-2456
Grades: PK-6
| 345 students
Rank: #2323.
Raven School
Math: 20% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4762 Old Airport Way
Fairbanks, AK 99709
(907) 374-9401
Grades: PK-12
| 1,515 students
Rank: #2424.
Lathrop High School
Math: 30% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
901 Airport Way
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 456-7794
Grades: 9-12
| 1,023 students
Rank: #2525.
Tanana Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Trainor Gate Rd
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 452-8145
Grades: 7-8
| 385 students
Rank: #2626.
Anne Wien Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1501 Hampstead Ave
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 451-7500
Grades: PK-6
| 378 students
Rank: #2727.
Hunter Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1630 Gillam Way
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 456-5775
Grades: PK-6
| 374 students
Rank: #2828.
Effie Kokrine Charter School
Charter School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(5)
601 Loftus Rd
Fairbanks, AK 99709
(907) 474-0958
Grades: 7-12
| 171 students
Rank: #2929.
Alternative Learning Systems
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
520 Fifth Ave
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 452-2000
Grades: PK-12
| 111 students
Golden Heart Academy
Alternative School
1502 Wilbur St
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 456-1536
Grades: 5-12
| 18 students
4762 Old Airport Way
Fairbanks, AK 99709
(907) 374-9401
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Fairbanks, Alaska

Fairbanks, Alaska Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
520 Fifth Avenue
Fairbanks, AK 99701
(907) 488-6616
Grades: K-9
| 113 students
General Delivery
Fairbanks, AK 99790
(907) 678-2001
Grades: K-12
| 8 students

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