• Big Lake Area Band Concert

    February 28th at 6:30 pm please join us at Houston Middle School. Our band students will play with the other Houston area schools for a night of enjoyable music. Hope you can make it.

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  • Big Lake Book Fair

    The Scholastic Bookfair is coming February 13-24th!!! Come visit our Happy Campers and check out the new releases. Open after school for families every day except Tuesdays. During conferences Open Thursday 9:00-6:45 and Friday 8:30-1:30. Keep reading S’More books!!!

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  • Our Future Scientist had a great time at the BLE Family Science Night

    Thank you to everyone who took part in Big Lake's Family Science Night. What a great night of inquiry. Families had a great time with fun experiments, surprising demonstrations and future scientist selfie station. Thanks to all the families that were able to join us.

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  • Thank you Big Lake sponsors!

    Thank you to our newest sponsors; Gorilla fireworks and MK builders. They are part of our group of generous sponsors that also includes; Arctic Insulation, Michael and Kitza Janecek, Taylor Fire, Three Bears Alaska of Big Lake, and Tundra Taxidermy. Thank you all for supporting our students and school.

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        Welcome to the Home of the Grizzlies

        Our Title I plan, or STEPP plan, is computer based.  It is a work in progress and we will continue to develop it over time. We meet monthly as a staff to help develop this plan. You can access it at www.indistar.org

        We welcome input from parents and community members to help make our plan better.

        To view the big Lake Elementary Plan please use the following log-in and password combination.

        Log-in: guests6013

        Password: guests6013

                  Brenna Reintsma-Principal       brenna.reintsma@matsuk12.us
        John Gardner-Assistant Principal john.gardner@matsuk12.us
        Chris Sawyer - Administrative Secretary chris.sawyer@matsuk12.us
                 Shari Mason Office Secretary/Registrar          
              Kristal Whitted - Records Specialist/Registrar         
          physical address:  3808 S. Big Lake Road, Big Lake, AK
        mailing address:  PO Box 520049, Big Lake, AK 99652
        office phone: 907.892.9700     fax:  907.892.9780

        District News

        • arrow MSBSD START TIMES - 2016-2017
          School start/end times will remain the same for the 2016-2017 school year.
          Elementary schools time is 9:15 to 3:45.
          Middle/secondary schools time is 7:45 to 2:15.
          There are exceptions for northern schools:
          Willow start time is 8:20. Dismissal at 3:00 on M, Tu, Th, Fri & 1:40 on W.
          Talkeetna begins at 8:30. Dismissal at 3:05 on M, Tu, Th, Fri & 2:05 on W.
          Trapper Creek begins at 8:30. Dismissal at 3:00.
          Su Valley Jr/Sr High School begins at 8:30. Dismissal is at 2:54.
          Glacier View School begins at 8:30. Dismissal is at 2:56.
          If your child attends a charter school, confirm the time with your school.
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        • arrow SCHOOL SUPPLY LISTS
          Click here for 2016-2017 School Supply Lists
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          For information on School Registration visit MSBSD iEnroll
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        • arrow MSBSD GOES MOBILE!
          Click here for more information on the MSBSD mobile app, how to get started, and downloading the app. You may also download and read a mobile Fact Sheet or print it for easy reference.  Go mobile with the MSBSD! at www.matsuk12.us/mobile.
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          Interested in applying to Alaska Middle College? Download an Application Flowchart to see how.  You may also visit their website for more information.
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          Parents—Online Absence Reporting. Parents now have a method to report online student absences. A written note or telephone call is still acceptable, but online reporting is easy through iParent.
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        Upcoming BLE Events


        BLE Community Use Calendar

        Use this Calendar to request facility use at Big Lake Elementary School.