Providing support to our families and professionals

Special Education Executive Director ‌ A message from Senior Director Cindy Anderson

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Anchorage School District's Special Education website. My goal for our website is to provide direction, guidance, information and support to our staff, parents, students and community members. Read more of our introduction.


Special Education Department Vision Statement:

Expanding Possibilities


Special Education Department Mission Statement:

We foster meaningful relationships that engage students, promote health and well-being, and prepare them for success in life. We invest in continuous growth for all staff through relevant professional development to implement quality standards of practice that engage students, expand opportunities and increase positive student outcomes. We are committed to the success of all students through partnerships with schools, families and the community. 


Anchorage School District website accessibility and nondiscrimination notice. The Anchorage School District is an equal opportunity provider.