Eligibility, selection priority, and a registration survey for eligible parents is available. View full story for more information, including links to the enrollment survey and more. Please do not enroll preschool children through the iParent iEnroll process. If your child is selected, a Federal Programs preschool teacher will contact parents directly to initiate the preschool enrollment process.
"With assistance from Zach Lanphier and Vonda Best," reports teacher, Tim Lundt, "20 students from Career & Technical High School spent 16 days in Belize and Guatemala." Students conducted research, completed 33 activities, presented findings to the class, and took a final essay--all to earn .5 credits in Ecology. (Submission from Tim Lundt). Read more...
The 2015-2016 Report to the Community is an overview of the Mat-Su Borough School District. Read about academic programs, initiatives, and plans to meet the opportunities of a growing school district. The District is managed by the Superintendent and Administration under the policy guidance of the MSBSD School Board. The Board is comprised of seven community members, elected to serve the residents of the Mat-Su Borough. Read or download a copy now.
Celebrating a combined total of 1,756 years of service, there's a reason why we say, "We are MSBSD!" Dr. Deena Paramo, outgoing Superintendent, said, "The reason is before us every day. Meeting the needs of almost 19,000 students are 2,300 dedicated, competent, and valuable employees. We wish you the best as you have given the District your best." Read more...
TMS 7th graders have made annual trips to Iditapark in Wasilla, beginning in 2006, working and contributing to make it a more family-friendly park. Jason Ross is TMS Principal. View story for before photo.
From Wasilla High School..."Our unit is in the top 10 percent of 887 units evaluated nationwide. Additionally, SMSgt. Scott Walker was awarded the Outstanding Instructor of the Year Award." WHS posts, "We are proud of the leadership, service, and academic achievement demonstrated by WHS AF JROTC cadets." (Photo: WHS Social Media)
Alaska Arts Education Consortium (AAEC) recognizes individuals and organizations in Alaska who "champion" the arts in education. Bekah Mathiesen, TKE teacher, is named one of seven this year. Read more...
"Wags" was in good company, among this year's BP Teachers of Excellence, Emily Forstner (WHS), Paula Hamand (MLE), John Notestine (WHS), and Penny Schram-Browner (PHS). Congratulations to all! Read more...
The MSBSD has two of the 11 showcase schools in the Flippen Group's National Showcase, Wasilla High School and Sherrod Elementary School. These schools are two of the pilot schools beginning the three-year District journey to building stronger relationships between adults and students in schools. Amy Spargo is WHS principal, and Dan Michael, Sherrod principal. Read more...
Tuesday, March 22, at 6 p.m., Redington Jr/Sr High School, a Meet and Greet with the Principal of Dena'ina Elem, Andrea Everett, scheduled to open next fall. Go Grizzles! Chosen by students and families, the school colors are maroon and black. View more, including a boundary map.
"What does it take to win an individual wrestling championship?" asked Dr. Paramo, to which CHS wrestler, Jordan Nero (speaking for the group) said, "Hard work and dedication." That became the mantra for the evening, celebrating over 150 students and staff. Read more...
|From the Superintendent:
Thank you to all the administrators, staff, students, and parents who make Mat-Su such a great place to live and learn. We are MSBSD!
Check out all Dr. Paramo's messages here.
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM IT - Monthly Scheduled Maintenance Outage
6:00 PM School Board Meeting
7:45 AM School Opens for Grades 1‐12