Public Schools in Sitka, Alaska

There are 7 Public Schools in Sitka, Alaska, serving a population of 8,810 people in an area of 2,870 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,258 people, and 1 Public School per 409 square miles.

In Alaska, Sitka is ranked 212nd of 365 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 220th of 365 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Sitka Public Schools

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


Baranof Elementary 305 Baranof Street Sitka, AK

Blatchley Middle School 601 Halibut Point Road Sitka, AK

Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary 307 Kashevaroff Street Sitka, AK

Mt. Edgecumbe High School 1330 Seward Avenue Sitka, AK

Pacific High School 509 Lincoln Street Sitka, AK

Sitka High School 1000 Lake Street Sitka, AK

Sitka Reach 305 Baranof Street Sitka, AK

About Sitka Public Schools

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

Sitka Public School Statistics

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

Sitka Public School Enrollment
 SitkaSitka City and Borough
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment43 (50.0%)43 (50.0%)
Kindergarten Enrollment54 (100.0%)54 (100.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)587 (99.5%)587 (99.5%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)399 (93.4%)399 (93.4%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)454 (94.0%)454 (94.0%)
Sitka Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 SitkaSitka City and Borough
Less than 9th Grade Education103 (1.7%)103 (1.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)296 (4.8%)296 (4.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)1,635 (26.5%)1,635 (26.5%)