*Education

High School Diploma / GED

Alaska Military Youth Academy                                             Phone Number (907) 375 5554
PO Box 5727                                                                                          Toll Free (877) 242 5643
JBER, AK 99505                                                                                   www.ngycp.org/site/state/ak/
www.akguard.com

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/
Anchorage, AK

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
Anchorage, AK

A non-profit organization dedicated to developing the workforce through quality education surrounding literacy, job readiness and professional development.