Public Schools in Barrow, Alaska

There are 4 Public Schools in Barrow, Alaska, serving a population of 4,383 people in an area of 19 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,095 people, and 1 Public School per 4 square miles.

In Alaska, Barrow is ranked 210th of 365 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 74th of 365 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Barrow Public Schools

Find Barrow, Alaska public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Barrow High School 1684 Okpik St Barrow, AK

Eben Hopson Middle School 6501 Transit St Barrow, AK

Fred Ipalook Elementary 2070 Ahkovak St Barrow, AK

Kiita Learning Community 5246 Karluk Street Barrow, AK

About Barrow Public Schools

Barrow Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Barrow, AK. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Alaska, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Barrow Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Barrow school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Barrow Public School Statistics

Find Barrow Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Barrow Public School Enrollment
 BarrowNorth Slope Borough
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment65 (98.5%)126 (99.2%)
Kindergarten Enrollment115 (100.0%)196 (100.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)383 (100.0%)581 (100.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)303 (95.3%)496 (97.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)284 (95.6%)488 (97.2%)
Barrow Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 BarrowNorth Slope Borough
Less than 9th Grade Education126 (5.1%)252 (3.9%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)231 (9.3%)504 (7.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)854 (34.4%)2,594 (40.0%)