Superintendent

Superintendent

Superintendent

Dr. Deena Paramo


Superintendent Deena ParamoContact

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Janet Hayes

Executive Assistant

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From the desk of the
Superintendent

Dr. Deena Paramo became superintendent of the Anchorage School District on July 1, 2016.

Dr. Paramo’s focus on student achievement and success is backed by her experiences in teaching and educational leadership. She is firmly committed to the Anchorage School District’s vision to have every child prepared for the work force or post-secondary education after high school.

Dr. Paramo holds a bachelor’s degree in Education with a specialization in Bilingual Education from Texas State University, a master’s in Administration from the University of Alaska Anchorage and a doctorate in Learning Assessment and System Performance from the University of Oregon.

She serves on several non-profit boards and enjoys spending time with her family, snow and water skiing, running and interior decorating.

 

Parent engagement

Parents play a critical role in the education of their children. Parental involvement in its various forms positively impacts student achievement. The Anchorage School District is committed to continuing strong partnerships with parents in the education of their children.

 

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MECAC Committee

The district's Multicultural Education Concerns Advisory Committee (MECAC) works to ensure equity for ally students by providing input directly to the superintendent on relevant issues that impact student achievement, including parent involvement, community relations, curriculum adoption and implementation, cultural competence, and equity and other instructional concerns.

 

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News release, May 2, 2016

The Anchorage School Board named Dr. Deena Paramo as the next superintendent of the Anchorage School District.

 

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Destination 2020

Destination 2020 is the district’s comprehensive, multi-year plan to increase student achievement. The plan focuses on improving the performance of every child to ensure at least one year’s academic growth each year. Destination 2020 is built on the district's mission, vision and core values as outlined by the school board.

 

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Dr. Deena Paramo

Superintendent

 

Dr. Deena Paramo became superintendent of the Anchorage School District on July 1, 2016.

Dr. Paramo’s focus on student achievement and success is backed by her experiences in teaching and educational leadership. She is firmly committed to the Anchorage School District’s vision to have every child prepared for the work force or post-secondary education after high school.

Dr. Paramo holds a bachelor’s degree in Education with a specialization in Bilingual Education from Texas State University, a master’s in Administration from the University of Alaska Anchorage and a doctorate in Learning Assessment and System Performance from the University of Oregon.

She serves on several non-profit boards and enjoys spending time with her family, snow and water skiing, running and interior decorating.

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