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.
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.
"January 26 is the day when 'Rural to the Core', part of the School Board 5-Year Technology Roadmap, puts devices into the hands of each student at Su Valley Jr/Sr HIgh School," said Superintendent Gene Stone. Slated for a 2:20 p.m. school assembly. Read more....
January 24 at the Menard Sports Complex, the 2017 Mat-Su Valley Homeless Connect. If you have questions, you may call the District coordinator at 746-9228, or generally, call 745-5827. Download a flyer...
The School Board encourages excellence as a goal in achievement and accomplishment, and publicly recognizes students, staff, schools, and administrative departments for unique or exemplary work and activities in academic, extracurricular events, and community service projects. Pictured: Chenelle Zoerb, Knik Elem, Mat-Su Teacher of the Year. Learn more about the December Special Recognitions...
All other MSBSD schools are open on time. We appreciate your cooperation and remind all to drive with caution when road conditions are not favorable.
Jeff Nelles, Assistant Principal at Wasilla High School, has been named the Alaska Assistant Principal of the Year. Congratulations, Mr. Nelles. Pictured with Nelles is Superintendent, Gene Stone, and other MSBSD Administrators.
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....
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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.
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