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SchoolsK-12.com is a site designed around the needs of a relocating family with school age children. It is a site that allows the family to search public and private Alaska schools, but understands that choosing the right Alaska neighborhood is equally important to a successful move. Through a network of local sponsors and experts, Schoolsk-12.com can guide a family through the process of choosing an excellent Alaska school located in a great neighborhood taking into account such things as affordability, accessibility to work, to shopping, the traffic patterns and more.
ABOUT Alaska SCHOOLS
Alaska schools boast a total statewide student population of 135,798 attending 522 schools in 55 public school districts and 69 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Alaska public schools spend an average of $11,253 per student each year. That ranks Alaska schools number 4 nationally.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Alaska public schools average a student teacher ratio of 14:1. Alaska private schools average 4:1. Also, high schools in Alaska average a student body population of 197, while Alaska middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 214 and 200 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn\'t so long ago that a child\'s education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.