Public Schools in Fairbanks, Alaska

There are 30 Public Schools in Fairbanks, Alaska, serving a population of 31,853 people in an area of 32 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,061 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Alaska, Fairbanks is ranked 208th of 365 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 23rd of 365 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Fairbanks Public Schools

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


Alternative Learning Systems 520 5th Avenue Fairbanks, AK

Anne Wien Elementary 1501 Hampstead Avenue Fairbanks, AK

Arctic Light Elementary 4167 Neely Road Fairbanks, AK

Barnette Magnet School 1000 Barnette Street Fairbanks, AK

Chinook Montessori Charter School 3002 International Street Fairbanks, AK

Denali Elementary 1042 Lathrop Street Fairbanks, AK

Dillingham Correspondence School 575 Wolverine Lane Fairbanks, AK

Eagle Community School 168 3rd Avenue Fairbanks, AK

Effie Kokrine Charter School 601 Loftus Road Fairbanks, AK

Fairbanks B.E.S.T. 520 5th Avenue Fairbanks, AK

Fairbanks Youth Facility School 1502 Wilbur Street Fairbanks, AK

Golden Heart Academy 1502 Wilbur Street Fairbanks, AK

Hunter Elementary 1630 Gillam Way Fairbanks, AK

Hutchison High School 3750 Geist Road Fairbanks, AK

Interior Distance Education Of Alaska (Idea) 2157 Van Horn Road Fairbanks, AK

Joy Elementary 24 Margaret Avenue Fairbanks, AK

Ladd Elementary 601 F Street Fairbanks, AK

Lathrop High School 901 Airport Way Fairbanks, AK

Nordale Elementary 397 Hamilton Avenue Fairbanks, AK

Pearl Creek Elementary 700 Auburn Drive Fairbanks, AK

Randy Smith Middle School 1401 Bainbridge Boulevard Fairbanks, AK

Raven Correspondence School 4762 Old Airport Road Fairbanks, AK

Ryan Middle School 951 Airport Way Fairbanks, AK

Tanana Middle School 600 Trainor Gate Road Fairbanks, AK

Two Rivers School 400 2 Rivers Road Fairbanks, AK

University Park Elementary 554 Loftus Road Fairbanks, AK

Watershed Charter School 4975 Decathlon Avenue Fairbanks, AK

Weller Elementary 635 Elementary Drive Fairbanks, AK

West Valley High School 3800 Geist Road Fairbanks, AK

Woodriver Elementary 5000 Palo Verde Avenue Fairbanks, AK

About Fairbanks Public Schools

Fairbanks 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 Fairbanks, 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:
  • Fairbanks Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Fairbanks school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Fairbanks Public School Statistics

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

Fairbanks Public School Enrollment
 FairbanksAlaska
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment268 (62.6%)6,834 (66.5%)
Kindergarten Enrollment391 (88.1%)9,147 (88.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,376 (91.4%)36,557 (91.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,329 (94.5%)36,644 (91.9%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)929 (87.1%)37,670 (91.7%)
Fairbanks Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 FairbanksAlaska
Less than 9th Grade Education503 (2.7%)12,656 (2.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)968 (5.3%)23,521 (4.9%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)4,844 (26.4%)131,293 (27.6%)