About our preschool programs
General education neighborhod preschool applications
The preschool application process is now open. To apply, complete the following application form and drop it off at the school to which you are applying, or fax it to Title I at 742-4482.
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.
The Early Childhood special education program provides and oversees services for children ages 3 to 5 who experience developmental delays or other disabilities. The Early Childhood program has five main functions: For preschool programs offered by special education, please visit the special education early childhood page.
|Alaska Native Cultural Charter School||907-742-1370||preK-8|
|Chester Valley Elementary School||907-742-0335||preK-5|
|Denali Montessori School||907-742-4500||preK-6|
|Fairview Elementary School||907-742-7600||preK-6|
|Gladys Wood Elementary School||907-742-6760||preK-6|
|Lake Otis Elementary School||907-742-7400||preK-6|
|Mountain View Elementary School||907-742-3900||preK-5|
|North Star Elementary School||907-742-3800||preK-6|
|Russian Jack Elementary School||907-742-1300||preK-5|
|Tyson Elementary School||907-742-8000||preK-5|
|Williwaw Elementary School||907-742-2000||preK-5|
|Willow Crest Elementary School||907-742-1000||preK-6|
|Wonder Park Elementary School||907-337-1569||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
- Alaska Native Cultural Charter (Title I)
- Chester Valley Elementary (Kids Corps/Head Start)
- Creekside Park Elementary School (Kids Corps/Head Start)
- Fairview Elementary (Title I)
- Gladys Wood Elementary School
- Lake Otis Elementary (Title I)
- Mountain View Elementary (Title I)
- North Star Elementary (Title I)
- Russian Jack Elementary (Title I)
- Tyson Elementary (Title I)
- Williwaw Elementary (Title I)
- Willow Crest Elementary School (Kids Corps/Head Start)
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.
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
New to the district? Not sure how to enroll your child? Want to apply for the lottery? 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.
Preschool programs operate:
Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Breakfast and lunch included
Transportation is included at most locations.
Open house dates
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