Schools

Preschool

About our preschool programs

Preschool programs help young children learn the skills and knowledge they need to enter school ready to achieve and excel at learning. Preschool programs are federally funded and not available at every school.

 

Some preschool programs have special eligibility requirements; please call the school to determine if your child is eligible.

 

 Download a list of preschool programs

 

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Locate preschool programs. Search for an address using the location box.

SchoolPhonePrincipalGrade/age
levels
Alaska Native Cultural Charter School 907-742-1370

Patsy Shaha

preK-8
Chester Valley Elementary School 907-742-0335

Adrianne Grenier

preK-5
Creekside Park Elementary School 907-742-1550

Tim Andrew

preK-5
Denali Montessori School 907-742-4500

Ruth Dene

preK-6
Fairview Elementary School 907-742-7600

Daniel Barker

preK-6
Gladys Wood Elementary School 907-742-6760

Audrey Chapman

preK-6
Lake Otis Elementary School 907-742-7400

Douglas Gray

preK-6
Mountain View Elementary School 907-742-3900

Chris Woodward

preK-5
North Star Elementary School 907-742-3800

Marcus Wilson

preK-6
Russian Jack Elementary School 907-742-1300

Elizabeth Hornbuckle

preK-5
Tudor Elementary School 907-742-1050

Bill Schildbach

preK-6
Tyson Elementary School 907-742-8000

John Kito

preK-5
Williwaw Elementary School 907-742-2000

Christine Garbe

preK-5
Willow Crest Elementary School 907-742-1000

Kristina Peterson

preK-6
Wonder Park Elementary School 907-337-1569

Sean Murphy

preK-5

Some preschool programs have special eligibility requirements; please call the school for details.

 

  

Types of preschool programs

The Anchorage School District provides Title I, Kids’ Corps Inc. (KCI) Head Start, Migrant and Special Education preschool classrooms in the schools listed below. Please call the school to determine if your student is eligible.  Download the preschool program flier for more information..

 

ASD preschool sites

Children must be four years old by September 1 to participate in ASD preschool programs. Contact the ASD Title I program at 907-742-3835 or Kids Corps/Head Start at 907-279-2021 for details.

 

 

Other programs

Migrant-eligible students

Denali Montessori and Wonder Park Elementary pre-kindergarten programs are available only to Migrant-eligible students. Contact the ASD Migrant Education Department at 907-742-4275 for more information.

 

Special Education

The Preschool Special Education Program provides services for children ages 3 to 5 who experience developmental delays or other disabilities. Contact the ASD Special Education Department at 907-742-6021 for more information.

 

Early Intervention Services Center

EISC offers free developmental screenings for children ages 3-5 years in the following areas: motor skills, concepts, communication, self-help, social skills and health. Visit the EISC website or call 907-742-2657 for more information.


Welcome to ASD

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Welcome to ASD

 

Preschool program

 preschool girl reading


Preschool programs operate:
Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Breakfast and lunch included
Transportation is included at most locations.