Fairbanks North Star Borough School District

Know your school choice options in Alaska.

In Alaska your child has the option to attend any school in the district (called intradistrict choice), but preference is given to low-income students in low-performing schools to choose a better school in their district. Students can also attend charter schools.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 6 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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520 Fifth Ave
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Fairbanks North Star Borough
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PH: (907) 452-2000
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yellow arrow Grades PK-12
yellow arrow 35 schools
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Ryan Middle School

While this school has some genuinely superior educators, they sustain the quality of th...

Posted 15 days ago

Ladd Elementary School

This has become the worst school district ever. We were very happy when we got here, bu...

Posted 19 days ago

Ladd Elementary School

I fully agree with the last comments. The school district is going downhill fast. Ladd ...

Posted 19 days ago

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