Top 10 Best Wasilla Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 23 public schools serving 11,470 students in Wasilla, AK (there are 3 private schools, serving 174 private students). 99% of all K-12 students in Wasilla, AK are educated in public schools (compared to the AK state average of 96%).
The top ranked public schools in Wasilla, AK are American Charter Academy, Mat-su Central School and Fred And Sara Machetanz Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Wasilla, AK public schools have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Alaska public school average of 24%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 30% statewide average). Schools in Wasilla have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Alaska public schools.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the Alaska public school average of 53% (majority American Indian).

Best Public Schools in Wasilla, AK (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
American Charter Academy
Charter School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7362 W Parks Hwy #725
Wasilla, AK 99623
(907) 352-0150
Grades: K-12
| 195 students
Rank: #22.
Mat-su Central School
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
600 E Railroad Ave #6
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 352-7480
Grades: K-12
| 2,145 students
Rank: #33.
Fred And Sara Machetanz Elementary School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 42%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4961 E Nelson Rd
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 864-2300
Grades: PK-5
| 457 students
Rank: #44.
Midnight Sun Family Learning Center
Charter School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7275 W Midnight Sun Cir
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 357-6786
Grades: K-8
| 186 students
Rank: #55.
Fronteras Charter School
Charter School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2315 N Seward Meridian Pky
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 376-2223
Grades: K-8
| 316 students
Rank: #66.
Larson Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2722 E Seldon Rd
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 352-2300
Grades: PK-5
| 384 students
Rank: #77.
John Shaw Elementary School
(Math: 45% | Reading: 32%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3750 E Paradise Ln
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 352-0500
Grades: PK-5
| 539 students
Rank: #88.
Mat-su Career & Tech Educational High School
Vocational School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2472 N Seward Meridian Pkwy
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 352-0400
Grades: 9-12
| 764 students
Rank: #99.
Snowshoe Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2001 W Fairview Loop
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 352-9500
Grades: PK-5
| 318 students
Rank: #1010.
Teeland Middle School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2788 N Seward Meridian Pkwy
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 352-7500
Grades: 6-8
| 782 students
Rank: #1111.
Finger Lake Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5981 Eek St
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 864-2200
Grades: PK-5
| 421 students
Rank: #1212.
Knik Elementary School
(Math: 26% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6350 W Hollywood
Wasilla, AK 99687
(907) 352-0300
Grades: K-5
| 265 students
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
Denaina Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7068 S Knik Knack Mud Shack Ro
Wasilla, AK 99687
(907) 864-5600
Grades: PK-5
| 420 students
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
Iditarod Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
455 E Carpenter Cir
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 352-9100
Grades: PK-5
| 411 students
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
Tanaina Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2550 Lucille St
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 352-9400
Grades: PK-5
| 355 students
Rank: #1616.
Twindly Bridge Charter School
Charter School
(Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
141 E Seldon Rd Ste C
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 376-6680
Grades: K-12
| 563 students
Rank: #1717.
Mat-su Day School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2360 N Tait Dr
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 864-6000
Grades: K-12
| 70 students
Rank: #1818.
Joe Redington Senior Jr/sr High School
(Math: 14% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
10015 W Redington School Rd
Wasilla, AK 99623
(907) 864-5400
Grades: 6-12
| 575 students
Rank: #1919.
Meadow Lakes Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1741 Pittman Rd
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 352-6100
Grades: PK-5
| 294 students
Rank: #2020.
Wasilla High School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
701 E Bogard Rd
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 352-8200
Grades: 9-12
| 821 students
Rank: #2121.
Wasilla Middle School
(Math: 13% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
650 Bogard Rd
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 352-5300
Grades: 6-8
| 607 students
Rank: #2222.
Burchell High School
Alternative School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1775 W Parks Hwy
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 864-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 235 students
Rank: n/an/a
6400 Hollywood Blvd
Wasilla, AK 99654
(907) 352-6400
Grades: PK-2
| 347 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Wasilla, AK?
The top ranked public schools in Wasilla, AK include American Charter Academy, Mat-su Central School and Fred And Sara Machetanz Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Wasilla, AK?
23 public schools are located in Wasilla, AK.
What percentage of students in Wasilla, AK go to public school?
99% of all K-12 students in Wasilla, AK are educated in public schools (compared to the AK state average of 96%).
What is the racial composition of students in Wasilla, AK?
Wasilla, AK public schools minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the Alaska public schools average of 53% (majority American Indian).

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