District News

ASD Prepares to Recall All Non-Tenured Teacher Layoff Notices

June 22, 2017

The following message from Superintendent Bishop was shared with ASD staff today.

Board Issues Statement on Superintendent’s Annual Evaluation

June 9, 2017

The Anchorage School Board has completed an intensive evaluation of Superintendent Deena Bishop’s performance for the 2016-17 school year.

National Merit Scholarship Winners Announced

June 7, 2017

This news release is shared on behalf of the National Merit® Scholarship Corporation.

New Principal Assignments Announced for Upcoming School Year

June 5, 2017

Several new principal assignments for the 2017-18 school year were recently approved by the administration and Anchorage School Board. 

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Upcoming Events

Aug 1

In-Person Registration

In person registration will be held at each school August 1-3, 2017. Please contact your school for registration information.

Aug 5

Systems outage

The information Technology Department has scheduled preventative maintenance from 12 a.m.-11:55 p.m. All district computer systems may be unavailable during this time.

Aug 15

HUGSS distribution

Distribution of school supplies and coats to parents or guardians of Anchorage School District Students K-12.

Aug 16

Teachers' first day

First day of the 2017-18 school year for teachers

Aug 17

In-service day

State-released professional development day. No school for students.

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In the Spotlight

Back to School

Online Registration for returning students is now open through August 21, 2017. In-Person enrollment for new students will be held at each school beginning August 1. Visit the Back to school page for more information.


Free Lunch Programs During Summer

The Summer Food Service Program is sponsored by the USDA and provides meals to all children age 18 and younger, free of charge. Meals will be provided weekdays on a first-come, first-served basis. All meals must be eaten at the location.


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 Lola Long at Human Resources!
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