| May 8, 2013
| 4:53 AM
More than 40 Anchorage School District (ASD) schools will be participating in Bike to School Day this Wednesday, May 8.
This event, as part of National Bike Month, promotes bicycling safety, a healthier lifestyle, and environmental and community...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Ed Graff is starting his first full year as superintendent of the Anchorage School District. Even though he is new to the job, he brings a wealth of experience. "I've lived in St. Lawrence Island, the Village of Savoonga, also lived out in Hooper Bay,"...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:45 AM
On the ninth day of 2013's ninth month, Alaskans are being reminded that no amount of alcohol is safe for unborn children, with women who drink during the nine months of pregnancy risking fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.
According to the Anchorage...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 6:36 PM
In an effort to bolster Alaska Native students' successes, the Anchorage School District is using the summer break to reach them through some of its programs.
While ASD provides many summer school options, the programs focusing on Native students...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 7:25 PM
Gov. Sean Parnell signed Senate Bill 57 into law Wednesday, changing the date that school districts have to notify teachers of layoffs or non-retention from March 16 to May 15. The bill, sponsored by Sen. Gary Stevens (R-Kodiak), is designed to prevent...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 4:22 AM
Two great resources for families especially those who live in Allentown are these two programs which are free for local residents. Camp Imagine: Muhlenberg Summer Music Theatre hosts the arts camp for grades 6-8, which is free for Allentown School...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 6:44 PM
There's still a month before the local school year begins, but the Anchorage School District is starting a special project to narrow the academic gap between pre-kindergarten Alaska Native boys and their fellow students.
With Alaska Native boys...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 7:14 AM
Early enrollment for new students to the Anchorage School District is now open.
Parents new to the school district may enroll their children from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at the ASD Education Center, located at 5530 E. Northern Lights Blvd.
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:28 PM
The Anchorage School District says its new online lottery system will make getting into its alternative programs and schools fairer -- but with no transportation provided to them, will all students truly have equal access?
The deadline to enter the...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 5:43 PM
In the wake of the Anchorage School District superintendent change up in the spring, Supt. Ed Graff spent Friday afternoon breaking down his plan in his State of Schools address.
Supt. Graff says staff will have to be creative with resources as ASD...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Help support a program to teach Allentown middle school students ballroom dancing with “An Evening at Sangria.” Watch the young students demonstrate their ballroom dancing skills while enjoying a meal from 6 to 10 p.m. Tuesday March 30 at...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 6:08 PM
Saying goodbye to the federal No Child Left Behind standards, Alaska education officials are using a waiver to implement their new plan to districts across the state.
It's a change educators say will reach more of Alaska's children.
For years, Alaska...