District News & Features

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Gifted Mentorship Gives Student Rare Opportunity to Experience Broadway Theatre

October 23, 2017

Thanks to ASD’s Gifted Mentorship program, one local teen is experiencing the behind-the-scenes magic of a Broadway musical.

District Receives BP’s Support for 2017-18 Attendance Program

October 23, 2017

A call to action for students to maintain 10-day perfect attendance with opportunities to win $100 prizes.

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Clark Informers “Stomp Out Bullying”

October 16, 2017

The Clark Middle School Informers are using the entire month of October to enlighten, enrich, empower and educate the students, teachers, and staff of Clark Middle School about the types, issues, effects, and dangers of bullying.

Adam Johnson Named 2017 Alaska’s State History Teacher of the Year

October 13, 2017

The following news release is shared on behalf of the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. Congratulations, Adam Johnson!

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Upcoming Events

Oct 25

Parent conference days, Oct. 25-26

Parent conference days Oct. 25-26. School schedules and student-release times vary.

Oct 26

Parent conference days, Oct. 25-26

Parent conference days Oct. 25-26. School schedules and student-release times vary.

Oct 27

In-service day

State released professional development day, no school for students

Nov 3

Countdown to Kindergarten

Join the ASD Community Partnership for fun learning activities for children ages 3-5 and their parents or caregivers.

Nov 4

Systems outage

All IT functions will be down for infrastructure upgrades. This may include email, Zangle, Parent/Student Connect, IFAS, Moodle, ASD Google Apps, SubFinder, AppliTrack and many other computer systems that operate on the district network.

Nov 5

Daylight saving time ends

Daylight saving time ends at 2 a.m. on Sunday, November 5. Don't forget to set your clocks back one hour.

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In the Spotlight

Safety Tips for Parents

The Anchorage School District shares tips for students who walk to and from school. Parents/guardians should review the Walking To School Safety Tips flier and share these tips with their children.

Welcome to ASD

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

Signpost Our 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 Lauren Ewing at Begich Middle School!
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