Top 10 Best Alaska Magnet Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 32 magnet public schools serving 20,209 students in Alaska.
Learn more about how magnet schools work. The top ranked magnet public schools in Alaska are Northern Lights Abc K-8 School, Rogers Park Elementary School and Birchwood Abc Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Alaska magnet public schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Alaska public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 40% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the Alaska public school average of 52% (majority American Indian).

Best Alaska Magnet Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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: #33.
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: #44.
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: #55.
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: #66.
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: #77.
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: #88.
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: #99.
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: #1010.
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: #1111.
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: #12 - 1312. - 13.
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: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Mirror Lake Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 45% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(5)
22901 Lake Hill Dr
Chugiak, AK 99567
(907) 742-3500
Grades: 6-8
| 683 students
Rank: #1414.
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: #1515.
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: #1616.
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: #1717.
Chugiak High School
Magnet School
Math: 39% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
16525 S Birchwood Loop Rd
Chugiak, AK 99567
(907) 742-3050
Grades: 9-12
| 1,004 students
Rank: #1818.
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: #1919.
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: #2020.
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
Rank: #2121.
Chinook Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 38% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3101 W 88th Ave
Anchorage, AK 99502
(907) 742-6700
Grades: PK-6
| 536 students
Rank: #2222.
Susitna Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7500 Tyone Circle
Anchorage, AK 99504
(907) 742-1400
Grades: PK-6
| 427 students
Rank: #2323.
Mears Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 33% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2700 W 100th
Anchorage, AK 99515
(907) 742-6400
Grades: 7-8
| 802 students
Rank: #2424.
Government Hill Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 35% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
525 Bluff Dr
Anchorage, AK 99501
(907) 742-5000
Grades: PK-6
| 472 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Dimond High School
Magnet School
Math: 28% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2909 W 88th Ave
Anchorage, AK 99502
(907) 742-7000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,652 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
West High School
Magnet School
Math: 28% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1700 Hillcrest Dr
Anchorage, AK 99517
(907) 742-2500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,805 students
Rank: #2727.
Northwood Abc
Magnet School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4807 Northwood Dr
Anchorage, AK 99517
(907) 742-6800
Grades: PK-6
| 348 students
Rank: #2828.
Service High School
Magnet School
Math: 26% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
5577 Abbott Rd
Anchorage, AK 99507
(907) 742-8100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,594 students
Rank: #2929.
Alaska Native Cultural Charter School
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
550 Bragaw St
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 742-1370
Grades: PK-8
| 289 students
Rank: #3030.
Highland Academy Charter
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5530 E Northern Lights Ste 1
Anchorage, AK 99504
(907) 742-1700
Grades: 6-12
| 161 students
Rank: #3131.
Central Middle School Of Science
Magnet School
Math: 18% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1405 E St
Anchorage, AK 99501
(907) 742-5100
Grades: 7-8
| 439 students
Rank: #3232.
East High School
Magnet School
Math: 17% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4025 E Northern Lights Blvd
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 742-2100
Grades: 9-12
| 2,031 students

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