Alaska has education for everybody. This is a list of schools, programs, and other education for you or someone you love.

K-12 Education

Anchorage has unique schools for your child’s unique needs, no matter their age or grade level.

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Post-Secondary Education

Find information about going to college, from signing up for classes to tutoring services.

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Adult Education

There is help for you to prepare for the job you want.

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ADULT EDUCATION

High School Diploma / GED

The Adult Learning Center

The Adult Learning Center has classes to learn English, how to parent, how to use a computer, and more.
Phone: (907) 375-6000 Email: ak.adult.learning.center@gmail.com
2518 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507
Website: http://akalc.com/

 

 

Nine Star Adult Education and GED Classes

They have classes to get ready for the GED, learn English, finish high school, learn new skills, and citizenship classes.
Phone: (907) 279-7827    Email: info@ninestar.org
730 I Street, Anchorage, AK 99501
Website: https://ninestar.org/ged-preparation/

 

 

Vocational and Technical Training

Municipality of Anchorage Food Worker Test

The food card is valid for 3 years and costs $10. The test can be taken in English, Spanish, or Korean!
Website: https://www.muni.org/Departments/health/Admin/environment/FSS/Pages/AlternateFoodWorkerTesting.aspx

 

Alaska Vocational Technical Center

Technical training programs in Seward. Programs include welding, information technology, construction, business, and office technology, and culinary arts.
Phone: (907) 224-3322
809 2nd Avenue, Seward, AK, 99664
Website:https://avtec.edu/

 

 

 

Northern Industrial Training

Classes on things like heavy equipment, how to drive, personal finance, welding, and automotive mechanics.
Phone: (907) 743-7700 Email: ancinfo@nitalaska.com
3201 C Street Suite 308 Anchorage, AK 99503
Website:https://nitalaska.com/

 

 

 

 

Regional Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor Training

Training for counselors that help people suffering from alcohol drug abuse.
Phone: (907) 563-9202
3901 Old Seward Hwy, Suite 8, In the University Center Mall
Website: https://www.radact.com/

 

Electrical Apprenticeship School

On the job training with federally recognized apprenticeships in the electrical industry.
Phone: (907) 337-9508 Email: office@ajeatt.org
5800 B. Street, Anchorage, AK 99518
Website: https://alaskaelectricalapprenticeship.org/

 

 

Alaska Career College

Has certification and degree programs in fields like business, health, and medicine.
Phone: (907) 563-7575
1415 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507
Website: https://www.alaskacareercollege.edu/how-to-apply

 

MetrOasis LLC Advanced Training Center & Beauty School

Education in cosmetology and esthetics. Helps students pass the Alaska State Board exam.
Take the test to enter the program here
Phone: (907) 276-4110  Email: MetrOasisATC@gmail.com
3701 E Tudor Rd #103 Anchorage, AK 99507
Website: https://www.metroasis.com/questions

 

Trend Setters School of Beauty

Beauty school with classes in hairdressing, cosmetology.
Phone: (907)274-4247    Email: trendsettersak@gmail.com
3901 Old Seward Hwy Suite 22, Anchorage, AK 99503
Website: https://www.trendsettersak.com/

 

SkyTrek Alaska Flight Training LLC

Phone: (907) 274-4359   Email: jamie@skytrekalaska.com
1570 E 12th Ave. Anchorage, AK 99501
Website: http://www.skytrekalaska.com/

 

 

 

Aero Club

Phone: (907) 753-4167
Hangar 7, 10286 Taxi Way #P, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, AK 99506
Website: https://www.jberaeroclub.com/

 

Aero Tech Flight Services

Phone: (907) 279-6558
1443 W Northern Lights Blvd #u Anchorage, AK 99503
Website: https://www.aerotechalaska.com/company_profile.html

 

 

Charter College

Training in fields like healthcare, business, welding, and computer information systems. There are programs in Anchorage and Wasilla.
Phone: (907) 277-1000
221 E Northern Lights Blvd #120 Anchorage, AK 99508
Website: https://www.chartercollege.edu/locations/anchorage-ak?utm_source=google&utm_medium=google_my_business&utm_campaign=website_click

 

Other Resources

OLÉ: Opportunities for Lifelong Education

This place has fun classes for adults over 50 years old.
Phone: (907) 231-0095   Email: info@oleanchorage.org
Website: https://www.oleanchorage.org/

 

Anchorage Public Library

Go to a nearby library to use its computers and printers, or check out books.
Website: http://www.anchoragelibrary.org/

Midtown /Loussac– Phone: (907) 343-2975
3600 Denali St. Anchorage, AK 99503

Muldoon– Phone: (907) 343-4032
1251 Muldoon Rd., Suite 158 Muldoon Town Center
Anchorage, AK 99504

Mountain View– Phone: (907) 343-2818
120 Bragaw St Anchorage, AK 99508

Eagle River– Phone: (907) 343-1530
12001 Business Blvd. #176 Eagle River Town Center
Eagle River, AK 99577

 

K-12 EDUCATION

Enroll Your Child in School

Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District

Phone: (907) 746-9200
501 N Gulkana St, Palmer, AK 99645
Website: https://www.matsuk12.us/

 

Anchorage School District Student Enrollment

The Anchorage School District has a Family Welcome Center to help new students. They can help get a student enrolled, and have English language testing, and information for students and families who don’t speak English as a first language. Call 907-742-4455.

Phone: (907) 742-4000
5530 E Northern Lights, Anchorage, AK 99504
Website: https://www.asdk12.org/Page/3297

 

 

 

Anchorage Schools by Location

 

Alaska Middle College School

This program allows students to finish high school while taking college courses.
Phone: (907) 742-8900
3211 Providence Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508
Website: https://www.asdk12.org/amcs

 

King Tech High School

High school with technical training and core academics. They also have evening classes and online classes.
Phone: (907) 742-8900
2650 E Northern Lights Blvd, Anchorage AK 99508
Website: https://www.asdk12.org/kingtech#calendar34407/20201213/month

 

 

Anchorage Vocational Academic Institute of Learning (AVAIL)

Alternative high school in the Anchorage School District for students who are 16-19 years old and haven’t been successful in other schools.
Phone: (907) 563-7575
425 C St, Anchorage, AK 99501
Website: https://www.asdk12.org/Page/11956

 

Student Nutrition

ASD Free and Reduced-Price Meal Application

Fill out an application to see if a student qualifies to get free or low-cost healthy breakfast and lunch at school.
Website: https://www.asdk12.org/Page/13246

 

Childcare

Kids’ Corps Inc.

Apply for free or low-cost childcare for kids ages 0-5 years.
Phone: (907) 279-2021
3710 East 20th Ave Suite #2
Website: https://www.kcialaska.org/

 

Thread Alaska Online Search Tool

Use Thread Alaska’s Online Search Tool to find childcare by location or by name https://threadalaska.worldsecuresystems.com/thread/families/childcare-search/online-search-tool
Phone: (907) 265-3100
Email: info@threadalaska.org
3350 Commercial Dr, Suite 203 Anchorage, AK 99501

 

After-School Programs

Boys & Girls Club Alaska

Before and after school care for kids ages 6-18, childcare for kids ages 6 weeks to 12 years old, and sports programs for kids ages 6-18.
Phone: (907) 248-5437 Email: info@bgcalaska.org
Website: https://bgcalaska.org/

 

YMCA Childcare

Find out if your child’s school is a part of the YMCA’s after school program.
Phone: (907) 563-3211 Email: kids@ymcaalaska.org
Website: http://www.ymcaalaska.org/childcare-before-after-school/

 

Campfire Alaska

Before and after school, school break, and summer childcare for students in kindergarten through sixth grade.
Phone: (907) 279-3551 Email: campfire@campfireak.org
161 Kelvin St. #100 Anchorage, AK 99508
Website: https://www.campfireak.org/family-resources/scholarships/school-and-summer-adventure-scholarship-application/

 

Alaska Afterschool Network

Find after school childcare near you.
Phone: (907) 248-7371 
3201 C St. #110 Anchorage, AK 99503
Website: https://www.akafterschool.org/find-a-program

 

 

 

 

 

Bus Routes

Find your Child’s Bus Route:http://busroutes.asdk12.org/Students/BasicTransBoundarySearch.aspx

 

Tutoring /Resources

SLED Online Tutoring

Online tutoring for subjects like math, English, and history. Work with a live tutor or use their resources to study on your own. They can help make resumes look more professional. They also have help for math problems, test preparation, and more. All services are free.
Website: https://lam.alaska.gov/sled/homework

 

Imagination Library Enrollment

This free program delivers brand new children’s books to your door!
Website: https://www.bestbeginningsalaska.org/imagination-library/community-partners/

 

POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION

There is help for you to go to college, from signing up for classes, to tutoring services.

Registration

How to Register at UAA

Phone: (907) 786-1480
UAA Enrollment Services Center, 2901 Spirit Way, Anchorage, AK 99508
Website: https://www.uaa.alaska.edu/students/registration/how-to-register.cshtml

 

 

Student Aid

Free Application for Financial Student Aid (FAFSA)

Website: https://studentaid.gov/

 

University of Alaska Scholarship Application System

This list of scholarships can help you pay for college.
Website: https://alaska.academicworks.com/

 

Tutoring

The Writing Center

Now has online services and live video appointments.
Website: https://www.uaa.alaska.edu/academics/community-and-technical-college/departments/learning-commons/writing-center/index.cshtml

 

The Communication Center

Has online tutoring for public speaking. Only for those taking classes at UAA.
Website: https://www.uaa.alaska.edu/academics/community-and-technical-college/departments/learning-commons/communication-center/index.cshtml

 

The Math Lab

The Math Lab can help all students and community members with math. To get help, just log in to Zoom – an open link is available now.
Website: https://www.uaa.alaska.edu/academics/community-and-technical-college/departments/learning-commons/math-lab/index.cshtml

 

Equity

UAA Office of Equity and Compliance

They make sure UAA follows rules about equal opportunity, discrimination, affirmative action, and more.
Phone: (907) 786-6086 Email: uaa_titleix@alaska.edu
Website: https://www.uaa.alaska.edu/about/equity-and-compliance/

 

TRIO Student Support Services

They help 160 students each year to be successful at UAA. Services are free.
Phone: (907) 786-1380 Email: uaa_sss@alaska.edu
Website: https://www.uaa.alaska.edu/students/trio-programs/student-support-services/apply.cshtml

 

Disability Support Services

They help support UAA students who have disabilities. They have resources for the university and the community. They help students with disabilities have equal access.
Phone: (907) 786-4530 Email: uaa_dss@alaska.edu
Website: https://www.uaa.alaska.edu/students/disability-support-services/