WELCOME TO SNOWSHOE ELEMENTARY....HOME OF THE TRAILBLAZERS!!
Parents: Any outside treats to be shared must be store bought and sealed for the classrooms due to Covid precautions.
Please check our calendar for important upcoming dates!"Guidelines for Success"I will respect myself and othersI will come to school prepared to learnI will be responsible for my choices and actionsI will have the courage to do my best todayPlease use the link above to register your students in our schoolSnowshoe School hours are 9:15 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.New to our district? Click the link on directions for setting up an account.Our Title I program needs you! Filling out the free & reduced lunch application helps our school secure Title I funds so that we can continue to provide our students with the support and curriculum that we need here at Snowshoe! These funds provide your students with:
- Tutor Advisor positions to help with reading and math abilities in our KDG-2nd grade
- Title I Family Nights
- Hels us purchase support curriculum for our at-risk learners
- Replace old outdated PE equipment and encourage a healthy and active lifestyle
- Purchase Chromebooks for all of our students for one-on-one learning in the classroom and at home
PLEASE FILL OUT THIS APPLICATION REGARDLESS OF YOUR INCOME - IT'S IMPORTANT TO OUR SCHOOL
SCHOOL DISMISSAL - PARENTS ARE IN CHARGE
Parents - School Dismissal Manager has made some changes. If you had the app from last year, you need to uninstall it and reinstall a new app. Please contact the office for more information on the app.
If you arrive after our buses are loaded and ready to leave, you will be asked to meet your child's bus at their regular stop. Using school dismissal manager is a fantastic tool which puts the control of how your student travels in the afternoon back in your hands while allowing us to focus on the safety of your student.
Note: Changes MUST be made by 2:50 p.m. in order for them to reach Snowshoe's end of the day reports.Just click on the links below for the resource you need!2022-2023 School Supply List
Matanuska Susitna Borough Student Recess Policy(posted in the 2019-2020 Student Handbook)Regular exposure to fresh air and vigorous exercise is essential to a child's physical well-being, daily periods of outdoor activity are strongly encouraged. Inclement weather is an obvious deterrent to maintenance of a daily schedule. As general criteria, the District recommends:
- Down to -10 regularly scheduled recesses
- Below -10 shortened and/or cancelled recesses at the discretion of the Principal
The weather conditions will carefully be monitored and recess may be limited or cancelled at the discretion of the PrincipalStudents go outside everyday for 30 minutes of recess. Please make sure that your child is dressed appropriately for the weather.A warm coat, snowpants, a hat, gloves, and boots are all necessary items for our cold winter to keep students warm during their recess.
Meet the Staff
Mr. Moore, Principal of Snowshoe
Lynn Cooper, Administrative Secretary
Amanda Butcher, Secretary I
2001 W Fairview Loop
Wasilla, Alaska 99654
Office - 907-352-9500
Fax - 907-352-9560
Mrs. Brauneis, School Nurse
Links for COVID19 as they relate to our school are listed below. You can also find information on the website for Mrs. Brauneis, our school nurse.
Mrs. Brauneis - Snowshoe webpage
For illness symptoms, please refer to the Keeping Schools Open and Safe flyer.
We are currently following the DHSS recommendations found on this link.
You can also access the District Website for Covid Information/Resources & Forms on the link below:
You can leave a voicemail on 352-9533 and these will be sent directly to Mrs. Brauneis' email to answer any questions that come up. You can of course always email her as well at firstname.lastname@example.org. Her hours are 8:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Do you Qualify for Migrant Ed? Click the link below for more information and to register.
Please fill out the Migrant Education Program Interest Form by clicking the link above to see if you qualify now.
Alaska Native / American Indian Education Information:
Contact Barbara Bodnar (761-4037) or Isha Twitchell (746-9216)
SCHOOL DISMISSAL MANAGER
Snowshoe Elementary uses an on-line dismissal management system. It is dependable, easy-to-use, and it can be updated by parents and guardians from their smart phones, tablets, and PCs.
All transportation changes for afternoon pick-up and bus changes must be made by 2:50 p.m. through School Dismissal Manager.
If you have questions, contact the Front Office at 352-9500 for help with registering or logging into the app.
2021-2022 Board Members:
Melody Fletcher - President
Sara Schierman - Vice President
Sarah Slaughter - Secretary
Krystle Meier - Treasurer