District News

Anchorage School District partners with Lions Club International for dedicated social and emotional learning curriculum for middle school students

April 25, 2017

The Anchorage School Board recognized the Lions Club for this gift during its April 24 meeting.

Message from the Superintendent

April 25, 2017

A letter from Superintendent Dr. Deena Bishop.

Message from School Board president

April 24, 2017

A letter to the editor from the Anchorage School Board president.

Community Raises Money for Bartlett Student to Attend Prestigious Summer Acting Academy

April 11, 2017

Xavior Love, an 11th grade student at Bartlett High School, earned a spot in the American Academy of Dramatic Arts’ Summer Encore Program.

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Upcoming Events

Apr 28

Stand Against Racism

Stand Against Racism is a signature campaign of YWCA USA to build community among those who work for racial justice and to raise awareness about the negative impact of institutional and structural racism in our communities.

Apr 29

Becca's Closet

Becca's Closet is an organization which collects formal dresses for high school students who might not otherwise be able to afford to attend prom or homecoming.

Apr 29

Super Sweeper Saturday

Super Sweepers Saturday kicks off the weeklong effort to beautify our community and spread the word about litter prevention.

May 1

Online registration opens

Returning students can be registered May 1 - 26 or July 24 - Aug. 21 through Zangle ParentConnection for the 2017-18 school year.

May 4

Sonic Boom!

Musical history will once again be made when the Anchorage School District Fine Arts Department presents Sonic Boom! On Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the Sullivan Arena.

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In the Spotlight

Graduation Schedule

Support 2017 graduates! View the ASD graduation event schedule.


PEAKS (Performance Evaluation for Alaska's Schools)

Each spring, schools give the statewide assessment to students in grades 3-10. The PEAKS testing window is March 28 - April 28.

Learn more about PEAKS »

Welcome to ASD

New to the district? Wondering how to enroll?
Have a child entering kindergarten?

SignpostOur Welcome to ASD section walks you through the process of determining your child's needs, researching your options and how to enroll or register at a school.


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Quyana: An Alaskan Thank You

Quyana to Lisa Johnson at Tudor Elementary!
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