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Michael Thomas


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Phone: 907-245-5521

Fax: 907-245-5528

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3601 W 40th Avenue, Anchorage, Alaska 99517

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Lake Hood Elementary School

School hours: 9 a.m – 3:30 p.m.


School staff

Administrative Assistant




School Business Partners

Faith Christian Community


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About our school:

Lake Hood Elementary, home of the Pilots, where all students soar to success. We have high expectations for academic excellence, achieving one year’s growth or more for all of our students. Our guidelines to success help our students understand and practice how to behave responsibly, respectfully and in a safe manner. Students interact positively and teachers show respect to all students. Our motto is Positive Interactions Leads Onward to Success: Go Pilots!


Grade levels: K-6  |  Number of students: 355

Mascot: Pilots (float plane)  |  Colors: Teal, black, white

Motto or slogan: Soaring to Success


Performance assessments and surveys

Several reports and data that assess this school's performance, goals, student issues, community input and more can be found on the performance assessments and surveys page.


Apply to attend

Students who do not reside within this school's neighborhood boundary and those who do not currently attend the school need to apply through the school lottery or zone exemption system using the "Apply" link below.


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