High School Diploma / GED
The Alaska Military Youth Academy’s Challenge Program is designed to meet the life coping skills and educational needs of 16 to 18 year old Alaskans. The Youth Challenge program is a 22-week residential school based on the traditional military training model. AMYA is located on JBER (Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson) and is a tobacco free campus.
Cadets are instructed in the following areas: Life Coping Skills, Academic Excellence, Job Skills, Responsible Citizenship, Leadership/Followership, Health & Hygiene, Physical Fitness, and Service to the Community. In addition to these skills, cadets work toward the completion of a GED or High School Diploma.
AVAIL High School
Alaska Vocational Academic Institute of Learning Phone Number (907) 742 4930
425 C Street www.asdk12.org/schools/AVAIL
Anchorage, AK 99501
AVAIL is an alternative high school program within the Anchorage School District devoted to teens who have dropped out of more traditional schools.
S.A.V.E. high school Phone Number (907) 742 1250
410 E 56th Ave www.asdk12.org/schools/save/pages/
Anchorage, AK 99515
The Specialized Academic Vocational Educational (SAVE) High School is an alternative high school in the Anchorage School District that combines academic curriculum and vocational training.
Students are required to either work 20 hours a week at a job, or take classes at King Career Center KCC
Benny Benson Secondary School Phone Number (907) 742 2050
4515 Campbell Airstrip Road www.asdk12.org/schools/bennybenson
Anchorage AK, 99507
Benny Benson SEARCH provides students from the Anchorage School District in grades 7, 8, and 9 an opportunity for a fresh start and a new environment to find success in their education endeavors. This program is designed for students who have been unsuccessful at their home school due to: poor attendance, poor academics, social issues, or limited behavioral situations.
King Career Center Phone Number (907) 742 8900
2650 E. Northern Light Blvd www.asdk12.org/schools/kcc/pages/
As part of the Anchorage School District, KCC is the connection between school and work where students prepare for both career and post-secondary training or education.
Student must be in 11th or 12th grade.
Nine Star Phone Number (907)279 7817
125 W. 5th Avenue, www.ninestar.com
A non-profit organization dedicated to developing the workforce through quality education surrounding literacy, job readiness and professional development.