The “Bookaneer” Pirate-themed Book Fair coincides with Fall Parent Teacher Conferences. Scholastic books will be for sale in the library from October 24th - November 2nd, from 8:30 to 4:30. Children can purchase books during their library time or parents and children can buy books before and after school, and during conference days. All profits from the book fair go to buy more books, so thank you for supporting the library!
Thursday is a PD for staff; Friday is Parent/Teacher Conference Day. Some schools will hold P/T Conferences on both days. Check with your school for best day and times.
School Safety is a number one priority for the MSBSD. The School Board has goals that direct the work of the District. "It is our task," said Superintendent Gene Stone, "to provide a safe and healthy environment for all students and employees." Thank you to Sherrod Elementary 4th grade teacher, Ms. Tara Johnson and her students for the photo message, "Be Safe." Read more...
Each year, October is recognized as National Principal Month. We celebrate our administrators in our 47 schools.
Wanting to prep for the PSAT, SAT, or ACT? The MSBSD now offers a highly effective, free, online test tutorial program for all high school students to help in preparing for the college entrance exams. View full story for links....
Su Valley Jr/Sr High School is one of MSBSD schools participating in activities during September to raise awareness for suicide prevention. Dave Booth is SVHS Principal. A community event, the Su Valley High School Color Run was in partnership with Sunshine Community Health Center and other Alaska agencies. Photo/story credits: KTNA's Katie Writer. Read more...
2016 Burchell High graduate, Caleb Beauvais, was awarded the $10,000 BP Alaska DEED Commissioner's Scholarship in conjunction with the Alaska Principal Foundation. Attending Mat-Su College, Caleb was selected for his "tenacity and self-reflection." Jason Marvel is BHS Principal. Read more...
From the Mat-Su Borough Public Affairs: In time for the new school year, a temporary traffic signal was installed on Seldon Road at the entrance for three schools, Teeland Middle School, Mat-Su Career & Technical High School, and the newly-built Fronteras Spanish Immersion Charter School. View more...
Welcome to Swanson Elementary
Home of the Squirrels
Kindergarten through Second Grade
School Hours 9:15 AM – 3:45 PM
Office Hours 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
507 N Gulkana Street
Palmer, Alaska 99645
(907) 861-5300 Telephone
(907) 861-5380 Facsimile
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Mary Kate Johnston, Principal
Jodi Rogness, Administrative Secretary
Molly Johnson, Secretary/Registrar
Cheryl Nichols, Records Specialist
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