Midnight Sun Family Learning Center
7362 W Parks Highway, #714

 
About Our School
Midnight Sun Charter School is located about 60 miles north of Anchorage, Alaska. Turn left on the Parks Highway at Pittman Road and travel one mile to Midnight Sun Circle. Midnight Sun Family Learning Center first opened its doors in September of 1998. Presently MSFLC enrolls 190 students. MSFLC has three multi-age primary grades K-2 classrooms with twenty-two students each,  two intermediate multiage classrooms grades 2-4 with twenty-four students each, and three multi-age classrooms, spanning grades 2 through 8, with twenty-five students each. The family oriented emphasis allows siblings to learn together. MSFLC multiage structure allows children to learn at their own developmental pace. The content-rich academic program is integrated with Core Knowledge concepts, and steeped in technology. Presently MSFLC staff consists of 8 teachers, 8 classroom support personnel, 2 special education teachers and aides, an administrative secretary and a teaching-principal. Midnight Sun provides an opportunity for parents to have a hands-on involvement in the day-to-day operation of the school. Research shows parent/family involvement directly correlates to student achievement.
 

General Information


Current Number of Students:
Over 180
 
Current Grades Served:
Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Geographic Area Served:
Matanuska-Susitna Valley, Alaska

Facilities:
Midnight Sun Family Learning Center is located one mile north of the Parks Highway off Pittman Road, 7275 W. Midnight Sun Circle in Wasilla, Alaska.

Overview of Student Demographics:
Suburban community, predominately Caucasian middle class.
School Type:
Charter Public School

Governance Process:
Parents, teachers and community members comprise the Academic Policy Committee (APC). The APC elects a Governing Board of 17 members to be responsible for the establishment and adoption of all policies relating to the business of the school.

For General Inquiries About School:
Phone: (907) 357-3733
Fax: (907) 373-6786

 
Last Modified on July 30, 2015
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