Feb. 7: SURVEY: Short-term Options for Chugiak/Eagle River Academic Year 2019-20

Dear Chugiak/Eagle River Families, Employees and Community Members,


As a result of the November 30, 2018 earthquake and subsequent building closures, the District must make decisions for the 2019-2020 academic school year. The District understands and appreciates that this topic is very important to our staff, students, families, and the community. ASD is committed to delivering the best education possible for all students. This is a team effort and ASD realizes that upcoming decisions must incorporate community input.


Please complete the Survey on 2019-2020 Educational Solutions for Eagle River Elementary and Gruening Middle School. This survey will be open until midnight February 15, 2019.


This is a reminder of upcoming community meetings.

Secondary (Chugiak/Gruening): February 12, 6 p.m.
Location: Chugiak High

Elementary (Eagle River Elementary): February 13, 6 p.m.
Location: Eagle River High


At these community meetings, the following information will be shared:

  • Status of buildings, building capacities, and student enrollment numbers
  • Preliminary lists of potential school options
  • Planning process for long-term decisions


Please note: Due to the volume of community interest, there will not be the opportunity for open-mic engagement at this meeting. The District wants everyone’s input so please complete the survey.


Survey Link