Dawn Coyne
Advisory Teacher Special Education 6-12
(907) 352-7472
Heath Hassen
Advisory Teacher 6-8
(907) 352-7473
Kate Johnson
Advisory Teacher 6-12
(907) 352-7496
Kristila Gardner
Advisory Teacher 8-12
(907) 352-1356
Kristin Langhoff
Advisory Teacher 6-12 / Counselor
(907) 352-7468
Laura Porter
Advisory Teacher Co-Enrolled
(907) 352-1371
Magy Helle
Advisory Teacher 8-12
(907) 352-7485
Melinda Haynes
Advisory Teacher 8-12
(907) 352-7479
Nathan Chud
Assistant Principal / Advisory Teacher
(907) 352-7474
Paul Cossette
Graduation Specialist 8-12
(907) 352-7475
Tina Fisher
Art Instructor
(907) 352-1368
8
December
2021
Holiday Sparkle
December 8, 2021
11:00 AM
-
2:00 PM
The Art Cafe
Learn more
9
December
2021
Get Rock'n with MSCS!
December 9, 2021
10:30 AM
-
12:00 PM
The Rock
Learn more
14
December
2021
Snowshoe with MSC!
December 14, 2021
1:00 PM
-
2:00 PM
Reflections Lake Trailhead
Learn more
15
December
2021
MSC FREE Family Skate
December 15, 2021
10:30
-
11:30 AM
Brett Memorial Ice Arena
Learn more
16
December
2021
Dashing Though the Snow...
December 16, 2021
-
Meet us at Horse-Drawn Carriage Co.
Learn more
5
January
2022
Wonderful Watercolor!
January 5, 2022
12:30 PM
-
2:30 PM
The Art Cafe
Learn more
7
January
2022
Fly Trampoline
January 7, 2022
1:15 PM
-
3:00PM
Fly Trampoline Park
Learn more
11
January
2022
Trail Side Discovery with MSC Club 100
January 11, 2022
1:00 PM
-
3:00 PM
Lake Lucille
Learn more
13
January
2022
Get Rock'n with MSCS!
January 13, 2022
10:30 AM
-
12:00 PM
The Rock
Learn more
14
January
2022
Indoor Succulent Garden
January 14, 2022
12:30 PM
-
2:30 PM
Mat-Su Central School
Learn more
19
January
2022
ASVAB Test
January 19, 2022
8:00 AM
-
Mat-Su Central School
Learn more
21
January
2022
MSC Movie Night (High School)
January 21, 2022
4:00 PM
-
Mat Su Central School
Learn more
9
February
2022
Valentine Skate
February 9, 2022
10:00 AM
-
11:30 AM
Brett Memorial Ice Arena
Learn more
10
February
2022
Get Rock'n with MSCS!
February 10, 2022
10:30 AM
-
12:00 PM
The Rock
Learn more
18
February
2022
$ GET REAL FINANCIAL FAIR $
February 18, 2022
12:30 PM
-
2:30 PM
Mat-Su Central School, Auditorium
Learn more
15
March
2022
Snowshoe with MSC!
March 15, 2022
1:00 PM
-
3:00 PM
Government Peak Recreation Area
Learn more
18
March
2022
MSC Movie Night (High School)
March 18, 2022
4:00 PM
-
Mat-Su Central School
Learn more
19
April
2022
Long Lake Trail
April 19, 2022
12:30 PM
-
3:30 PM
Matanuska Lake Trailhead
Learn more
10
May
2022
Take a hike....with MSC Club 100!
May 10, 2022
1:00 PM
-
3:00 PM
Butte Hike
Learn more

Currently, all upcoming events & field trips are canceled through May 30.

We will continue to review the situation and update as we learn more and we are working on more
opportunities for families and students as time allows.

Please check the COVID-19 Resource Center for the latest information.

Currently, all MSC sponsored activities are canceled until further notice.

Class of 2022 Graduation:

May 20th, 1pm at Menard Sports Center

Stream the ceremony live HERE.

Rehearsal:

Grad Blast:

Watch the 2020 Virtual Graduation Ceremony
  • Important Virtual Graduation Meetings
    1pm Feb 17, March 17, April 20

    Zoom Info:
    https://matsuk12-us.zoom.us/j/81625643224?pwd=R2tYUXlJUGdlVU5YZXBGNXo4NWpqZz09 Meeting ID: 816 2564 3224
    Passcode: mscs2021
  • Graduation Checklist
    View the complete list HERE
  • Remind App! 
    Want last minute reminders sent to your smartphone regarding dates and deadlines? Send a text to the number 81010 with @mscs-2021 in the body of the message.
  • Interested in Speaking or Performing at Graduation?
    Complete this form at your earliest convenience.
  • Interested in purchasing some Senior Swag?
    Check with your advisor to see if they have something available privately.
  • Senior Exit Interview
    Please fill out this interview in order to help us determine what parts of your high school experience at Mat-Su Central worked or needs improvement. Your honest feedback will allow us to make improvements to our program.
  • Contact your advisor or our graduation coordinators for any questions:
    Jen Bogle and Michelle Sande.
  • Congrats to the Class of 2021!

Offerings are subject to change. We are working on these pages presently, so continue to check back. These listings are provided to help you consider options you may be interested in next year.

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Class

AP Studio Art

2021/2022

ART
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

12:30 - 2:30

Aug. 25 - May 11

Wed

Open

Class

Alaska History

2021/2022

SS
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

1:30 - 3:30

Jan 10 - Mar 24

Mon, Wed

Open

Class

American Sign Language 1

2021/2022

WL
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

4:00 - 6:00

Sep 22 - Nov 22

Mon, Wed

Open

Class

American Sign Language 2

2021/2022

WL
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

4:00 - 6:00 PM

Sep 21 - Nov 23

Tues, Thurs

Open

Class

Beginning Composition

2021-2022

LA
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

12:30-2:00 PM

Jan 10 - Mar 24

Tues, Thurs

Open

Child Development

2021-2022

OTH
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

Varied

Mon, Wed

Open

Workshop

Cinema As Art / Advanced Cinema As Art

2021 - 2022

ART, OTH, LA
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Jan 7, 14, 21, 28; Feb 4

Fri

Open

Class

Drawing Essentials (Drawing 1)

2021-2022

ART
High School, Middle School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

9am-10:30am (with optional Independent Studio from 10:30-noon)

Jan 13-Mar 3

Thurs

Open

Class

Educators Rising – Leadership Development Course 1

2021-2022

SS
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

9:00 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.

Jan 11-March 24

Tues, Thurs

Open

Class

Graphic Design

2021/ 2022

TECH, ART
Middle School, High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

2:00 - 3:00 PM

September 27 - November 29

Mon

Open

Club

Healthy Futures

2021/ 2022

PE
Parents & All Ages
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

2:00pm-3:00pm

Open

Class

High School Exploratory Art

2021-2022

ART
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

12:30 - 2pm (with optional Independent Studio time 2-3pm)

Jan 11-Mar 1

Tues

Open

Class

High School eSports from Home

2021-2022

TECH
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

Monday's 10-1pm; Tuesdays 3-5:30pm

Mon, Tues

Open

Class

Human Relations

2021/2022

OTH
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

Thur 9:00 - 10:30, Fri 10:30-12

Jan 10 - Mar 24

Thurs, Fri

Open

Class

Life Design

2021-2022

OTH
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

10:30 - 12:00 Tues // 10:00 - 12:00 Fri

Jan 10 - Mar 24

Tues, Fri

Open

Club

MSC Club 100

2021/ 2022

PE
Parents & All Ages
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

Times vary

Open

MUSIC CLASSES ON THE 2021-2022 SCHEDULE (THE SAME AS THIS YEAR)

2021/2022

MU
All Ages
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

9:30 - 5:45

See Music Schedule

Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri

Class

Math Lab

2021/2022

MA
High School, Middle School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

2:00 – 3:30

Ongoing

Tues, Wed, Thurs

Open

Class

Painting 1

2021-2022

ART
Middle School, High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

12:30-2pm (with optional Independent Studio from 2-3pm)

Jan 13-Mar 3

Thurs

Open

Study Hall 1: Academic Strategies

2021/2022

OTH
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

9:00 - 10:30

Jan 10 - Mar 24

Tues, Thurs

Open

Study Hall 2: Academic Strategies

2021/2022

OTH
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

10:30 - 12:00

Jan 10 - Mar 24

Tues, Thurs

Open

Study Hall 3: Academic Strategies

2021/2022

OTH
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

12:30 - 2:00

Jan 10 - Mar 24

Tues, Thurs

Open

Study Hall 4: Academic Strategies

2021/2022

OTH
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

2:00 - 3:30

Jan 10 - Mar 24

Tues, Thurs

Open

Class

Train like a Viking!

2021-2022

PE
Middle School, High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

3:30pm-5:00pm

Jan 10 - Mar 24

Tues, Thurs

Open

Class

Virtual Study Hall

2020/2021

OTH
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

1:00 - 3:00 PM

Mon

Open

Workshop

Wilderness First Aid Course

2021/2022

HEA
High School
All Ages
Parents + All Ages

9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

March 28 -31

Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs

Open
8:00am-9:30am
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9:30am-11:00am
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11:00am-11:30am
YANA/Snack
11:30-1:00pm
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1:00pm-2:30pm
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2:30pm-4:00pm
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3 Rivers Inc.

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Classes/training on fishing, fly casting, rod building and fly tying
  • Contact:
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-373-5434
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

A Head of Time Design Academy

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
This post secondary institue is approved to participate in the Alaska Performace Scholarship (APS) program. Full-Time Award Programs: Barbering Hairdressing Instructor Half-time Award Programs: Hairdresser/Barber Refresher Course

ASL Concepts

Direct Pay
World Language
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Teach American sign language classes

AV-STEM Alaska

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
Middle School, High School
We use aviation to excite students about math, science, geography, history and much more! Our courses are all online and at the student's own time and pace. Students will go through 10 aviation modules over the course of the year. By the end of the course they will understand the aerodynamics of flight, aviation weather, navigation, airplane instruments, as well as be proficient at flight in using the provided simulator. In addition to the multiple aviation disciplines they will enjoy over 30 aviation career pathways interviews filmed in a variety of locations from gold mines to NASA. Please note that there are free samples of these classes on our website. Contact us to get access to these.
  • Contact:
    Grant and Barney
    Funk
  • Website:
    http://www.av-stem.com
  • Phone:
    907-758-2488
  • Phone:
    ONLINE

AVTEC – Alaska’s Institute of Technology

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
This post secondary institue is approved to participate in the Alaska Performace Scholarship (APS) program. Full-Time Award Programs: Business and Office Technology Combination Welding Construction Technology Diesel/Heavy Equipment Technology Industrial Electricity Information Technology Pipe Welding Plumbing and Heating Professional Cooking and Baking Qualified Member of the Engine Department (QMED) Refrigeration Half-Time Award Programs: Master – Not More Than 200 Tons
  • Contact:
  • Website:
    https://avtec.edu
  • Phone:
    (907) 224-3322
  • Phone:
    SEWARD

Adventure Write

Direct Pay
Language Arts, Physical Education, World Language
All Ages
Middle School, High School
Creative Writing: Creative Writing 101 introduces students to the elements of a story, including genre, premise, plot, character, conflict, grammar, and voice. Over the course of the class, students will write a story in 1500 words or less for entry in a nation writing contest. Track & Field / X-Country Running: Provides coaching and cross country meet accompaniment to Mat-Su Valley Kids. German Language: German language lessons in speaking, listening, reading, and writing.

Alaska Athletics

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Competitive cheer and tumbling classes

Alaska Bible College

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
This post secondary institue is approved to participate in the Alaska Performace Scholarship (APS) program. Regionally accredited 4 year university offering concurrent college courses to juniors and seniors. Reimbursement from school district student allotment for secular courses only.

Alaska Career College

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
This post secondary institue is approved to participate in the Alaska Performace Scholarship (APS) program. Regionally Accredited Institutions offer career and technical education (CTE) certificates, and associate,& bachelor degrees. Offering concurrent college courses to juniors and seniors.

Alaska Center for the Martial Arts

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
We offer training classes in five different styles of martial arts. We also offer daytime homeschooling classes. Our professional, certified instructors provide a positive environment for students to increase his or her self-confidence, fitness, respect, discipline, focus and social skills in a fun, high-energy class. Tang Soo Do, Seibukan Jujutsu, Muay Thai, Enshin Itto-ryu Battojtusu and Basic Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

Alaska Childrens Choir

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
All Ages
Comprehensive instruction in choral singing and general music education through weekly rehearsals and classes, resulting in periodic public performances and tours. There are five different choir levels, based on experience and age-Minisingers, Mastersingers, Chambersingers, Jubilate, Touring Choir and a subset of high school aged singers from Jubilate/Touring-Camerata. Singers range in age from 5-18.

Alaska Christian College

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
This post secondary institue is approved to participate in the Alaska Performace Scholarship (APS) program. Regionally accredited 4 year university offering concurrent college courses to juniors and seniors. Reimbursement from school district student allotment for secular courses only.

Alaska Club

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
All Ages
Reimbursed for family membership and age and skill appropriate swimming lessons. No other classes or services are reimbursable.

Alaska Dance Theater

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Dance instruction for wide variety of dance styles starting at age 3 to adults.

Alaska Driving Academy

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
This post secondary institue is approved to participate in the Alaska Performace Scholarship (APS) program. Half-time Award Program: Entry Level Driver Training – 160 Hours

Alaska Education Curriculums

Direct Pay
Other, Art
All Ages
Middle School, High School
State Fair Program: Students learn about the Alaska State Fair! Plus, they plan a family field trip with a scavenger hunt and Christmas light show. In addition to learning about the Fair's rich history and cultural impact, students also research national touring concerts/entertainment to recommend bringing to the 2021 Fair! Students collaborate to create Fair themed art while exploring their future community leadership potential. We help high school seniors apply for Fair scholarships and career opportunities in the entertainment industry. Build a Mandolin: Middle and high school students will build their own acoustic mandolin in this online class. The mandolin kit is solid, pre-carved spruce top and maple back which are left sufficiently thick so that students can do the final graduations and interior finish work. The peg-head area is left oversized for students to design their own peg-head shape. The rosewood fingerboard is pre-fretted. Students select and apply their own finish to create the final instrument. Graphic Design and Digital Art: Students experiment with all aspects of graphic design, including photography, copywriting, vector art, illustrations, creative page layouts, and more! Assignments are student directed and can incorporate creating anime comic books, making your own diary, designing a magazine cover or any other projects students would like to develop. COLLEGE SPORTS PREP: This membership style course prepares students for success in college sports. It is aimed to be an ambitious coaching class that encourages students to perform at their highest potential.

Alaska Horse Ranch, LLC

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Alaska Horse Ranch offers riding lessons for children and adults, ages 8 on up for beginners, intermediate, and advanced students in Western, dressage, jumping, and endurance. Pony rides (lead walkers) are offered for ages 4 and up - staff leads the horses. We also train horses, and owners in training techniques. In addition, all phases of horse care is available and/or boarding combined.

Alaska Pacific University

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
This post secondary institue is approved to participate in the Alaska Performace Scholarship (APS) program. Regionally accredited 4 year university offering concurrent college courses to juniors and seniors.

Alaska Rock Gym

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
The Alaska Rock Gym is an indoor climbing facility. Wall height is 30 feet. The gym offers over 6000 square feet of textured climbing surface, a large boulder area and weight room. Classes are offered for kids, teens and adults in a variety of formats.

Alaska Safe Driver Academy

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
Driving lessons for new drivers. We specialize in defensive driving and adverse driving conditions. New Drive Program - 16 hour course. 8 hours of class, 8 hours of driving in our DMV approved duel controlled vehicles. Skidcar - adverse driving conditions in our skidcar at a private driving range. DMV road examinations

Alaska School of Music

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Personalized one-to-one lessons in piano, guitar, flute, violin, more. your choice of styles, from traditional folk and classical to today's hits.

Alaska Technical Center

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
This post secondary institue is approved to participate in the Alaska Performace Scholarship (APS) program. Full-Time Award Programs: Administrative Assistant 2 Certified Nurse Aid Construction Trades Technology Culinary Arts Level 3 Millwright Maintenance Half-time Award Programs: Personal Care Attendant

All About Dance

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
PE by way of general and competitive solo, duet, trio, and team dance in clogging, tap, jazz, hip hop, and ballet.

All Starr Farms

Direct Pay
Other, Physical Education
All Ages
All Ages
We teach horsemanship from the ground up using principles championed by the Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA) to keep learning safe and fun for students and their families.
  • Contact:
    Rachelle
    Shreve
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (907) 414-5273
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

All Stitched Up

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
I teach beginning sewing and more!
  • Contact:
    Leila
    Clark
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-841-2375
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Alyeska Resort

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Alyeska offers mountain experiences for skiers and riders at all levels.

Amundsen Educational Center

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
This post secondary institue is approved to participate in the Alaska Performace Scholarship (APS) program. Full-Time Award Programs: Professional Medical Coding Professional Medical Coding (Residential) Residential Construction Residential Construction (Residential) Advanced Residential Construction Advanced Residential Construction (Residential) General Office Clerk General Office Clerk (Residential) Accounting Clerk Accounting Clerk (Residential) Computer Information Processor Computer Information Processor (Residential)

Anchor Learning Solutions

Direct Pay
Science, Social Studies, Language Arts, Math
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Anchor Learning Solutions offers online multisensory reading and writing tutoring /intensive interventions. I specialize in multisensory, 1:1 Orton-Gillingham based reading and writing interventions tailored to each individual learner. I am trained and have implemented many methods including Lindamood-Bell Lips, Seeing Stars, and Visualizing and Verbalizing; as well as multitude of others with over 3 decades of experience meeting the needs of learners with significant learning challenges.

Anchorage Gymnastics Assn

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Gymnastics instruction: Our program provides interactive experiences for children to learn gymnastics skills with an emphasis on building self esteem.

Annabels Books

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
New and used books.

Antonio Loffredo

Direct Pay
Language Arts, Music
All Ages
All Ages
Piano lessons. Italian Foreign language instruction.
  • Contact:
    Antonio
    Loffredo
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (907) 793-7383
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Arctic Farms

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
Middle School, High School
Horsemanship program. Students learn all aspects of horse ownership.
  • Contact:
    Jody
    Vasquez
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-575-7815
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Arctic Gymnastics LLC

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Gymnastics instruction.

Ashleigh Nicholson Piano Studio

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Private piano lessons, K-12. Instruction in piano theory, technique and performance.
  • Contact:
    Ashleigh
    Hecimovich
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-232-4369
  • Phone:
    PALMER

Aurora Equine Therapy/ Alaska Unique Overcoming Risk & Adversity

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
All Ages
Comprehensive Equestrian riding program. Certified Instructors, qualified trained horses provide an exceptional learning experience. AURORA offers English and Western Disciplines, Equine Therapies for challenged individuals and skill sets for people wanting to become accomplished horsemen. Based on CHA, Certified Horsemanship Association, foundation training, advancing through levels of certifications.
  • Contact:
    Deborah
    Erickson
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-227-0406
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Aurora Kids

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
All Ages
Aurora Kids provides group lessons in gymnastics, dance, parkour and fitness. Aurora Kids also offers private tutors, Parent's Night out, Camps and Clinics

Back to Basics Learning

Direct Pay
Science, Social Studies, Language Arts, Math
All Ages
All Ages
Back to Basics Learning offers K-12 tutoring and educational support. I am a certified school teacher who works with families to provide supplemental learning or alternative solutions for choice in education. I am also available for in home tutoring and can provide flexible time slots.
  • Contact:
    Kristin
    Hills
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (907) 631-9636
  • Phone:
    BIG LAKE

Bear Paw Archery

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Archery Pro Shop, sales and service, lessons, leagues, summer camps and birthday parties. Ages 5 and up. Private co. working out of Twindly Bridge and Screaming Eagle.

Begin Anew, AK

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Personal Training; one-on-one, groups 4-8 people, bootcamps. Health and Wellness; basic nutrition. Endurance testing; family oriented programs

Behind the Bit

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
All Ages
Basic/beginner horsemanship instruction.

Bell Creek Agility & Obedience LLC

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
All Ages
We work with teams to teach agility, obedience, and rally (depending on what they sign up for). Kids are taught teamwork, patience, sportsmanship, perseverance, and how to apply operant conditioning to their dogs.

Birch Grove Studios

Direct Pay
Art
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Wheel Thrown Pottery Class and Hand Building Pottery Class
  • Contact:
    David & Mara
    McKenzie-Cole
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-354-7112
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Blue River Aviation

Direct Pay
Technology, Other
All Ages
High School
Blue River Aviation is based in Palmer, Alaska. We offer flight training, charters, plane rentals, flight-seeing excursions. Our flight school focuses on professional aviation training, preparing students for careers in the airline industry or off-airport in Alaska's vast backcountry. We take pilots from zero hours to commercial multi-engine and CFI.
  • Contact:
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (907) 414-0371
  • Phone:
    PALMER

Blumenkonig Studio

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
All Ages
Blumenkonig Studio is dedicated to providing quality music education for the greater Palmer area. Private instruction is offered for Piano, Guitar, Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass, Mandolin, Banjo and Ukulele, as well as musical composition. My teaching style balances tradition, quality and achievement with instinct, comfort and enjoyment. I strive to treat each student as an individual and am happy to accommodate both student's and families specific needs
  • Contact:
    Wolfgang
    Blumenkonig
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (907) 982-1900
  • Phone:
    PALMER

Bon Voyage World Languages Academy

Direct Pay
World Language
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Bon Voyage World Languages Academy offers live, online, and interactive lessons taught by certified language teachers. We offer 8 languages - French, Spanish, Italian, German, Chinese, Japanese, Arabic, and Russian. Our courses meet the standards for high school credit. We use a highly effective and engaging method for teaching language that helps students not only acquire language, but retain it. All of our courses take place live and online in our Zoom classroom. Our coursework is listed in Canvas. All courses are recorded for students who are absent or who would like to review. We offer one day perweek up to five days per week course options as well as group courses, private lessons, and self study.
  • Contact:
    Elizabeth
    Porter
  • Website:
    http://www.bvwla.com
  • Phone:
    509-942-8015
  • Phone:
    ONLINE

Borealis Studios

Direct Pay
Art
All Ages
All Ages
I will provide art instruction and exploration for students in small class sizes. Throughout grades K-12, we will learn about a variety of mediums including clay, charcoal, acrylic, watercolor, and more. Grades K-6 receive approx. 60 minutes of instruction for $25 per session with a materials fee of $50 per semester. Grades 7-12 receive approx. 90 minutes of instruction for $30 per session with a materials fee of $100 per semester.
  • Contact:
    Linnaea
    Alverts
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (907) 521-1243
  • Phone:
    PALMER

Brett Memorial Ice Arena

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Ice skating lessons for all skill levels and ages.

Bricks Kids 'n Gears

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
All Ages
Introducing the Bricks Kids N Gears Virtual Workshop Designed for early elementary Brick Builders, these seven sessions/videos Introduce students to the world of LEGO® Technic bricks and pieces. Using the custom-crafted Parts Kit, each dynamic model lets students explore how axles, pulleys or gears work. Students can build along with each step-by-step video or use the included PDF building instructions. Each session/video provides opportunities for students to modify the design and experiment with how those changes affect the model's performance. If parents or students have questions, help is just an email away. Exploring simple machine with LEGO® bricks can be a fun educational way of learning S.T.E.M! Access code for videos valid for 1 month. Self-paced can be done at your convenience.

Bristol Bay Campus – UAF

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
This post secondary institue is approved to participate in the Alaska Performace Scholarship (APS) program. Regionally accredited 4 year university offering concurrent college courses to juniors and seniors.

Brush and Glaze Learning Studio

Direct Pay
Art
All Ages
All Ages
Art classes for grades K-12 including but not limited to: art fundamentals, graphite, charcoal, acrylic, watercolor, and clay work. Classes are either on a 7- week quarterly schedule or a one time workshop.

Building A Musical Home

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Suzuki method offered in voice, piano, and violin. Students learn initially through listening and ear training. When students become comfortable in foundations of the instrument they progress to reading music traditionally. Much of the instruction will focus the students ability to play with beautiful tone and musicianship. The repertoire begins with folk songs then progresses to classical or contemporary music. Students will also learn about concepts of music theory, music history and the composers of the music. Group lessons are included in the enrollment fee as they as essential for the student to foster performance ability and they are so motivational. Group lesson include the Orff-Schulwork approach and wroking with other musicans/ singers. Grades Pre-K to 12th are welcome. I am Affiliated with the National Association Teachers of Singing and the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA)) and have choral experience in grades 4th and up.
  • Contact:
    Sharon
    Theroux
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-444-8841
  • Phone:
    EAGLE RIVER

C Power 4 Learning

Direct Pay
Science, Math
All Ages
Middle School, High School
Science and math tutoring
  • Contact:
    Rodney
    Christiansen
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-746-0938
  • Phone:
    PALMER

Central School

Direct Pay
World Language, Language Arts
All Ages
All Ages
My vision is to provide bilingual educational experiences which afford children the opportunity to advance their academic skills in both English and Russian.
  • Contact:
    Oksana Tolmacheva
    Tolmacheva
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (907) 671-4491
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Challenge Alaska

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
All Ages
Adaptive ski and snowboard lessons for people with disabilities. AM/PM or full day lessons. $95/session (full day = 2 sessions). Students/parents call or email to sign up. There will be a skills sheet after each lesson.
  • Contact:
    Jeremy
    Anderson
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (907) 783-2925
  • Phone:
    GIRDWOOD

Challenge to Achieve

Direct Pay
World Language, Language Arts, Math
All Ages
Middle School, High School
I tutor students in grades 7 through college, singly and in small groups, in math through Calculus II, all natural science, English including essay writing , and French and Spanish levels 1 and II. I also guide students in SAT/ACT exam preparation. With each student I try different ways of explaining concepts; so as I get to know the student, I determine his/her language of learning. I then can teach the student in the way he/she understands best. By challenging students to go beyond what they think they can do, I give the responsibility to succeed to the students and empower them to think independently.
  • Contact:
    Stephanie
    Toussaint
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    208-940-7060
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Charter College

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
This post secondary institue is approved to participate in the Alaska Performace Scholarship (APS) program. Regionally accredited 4 year university offering concurrent college courses to juniors and seniors.

Chugiak Aquatics Club LLC

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
The Chugiak Aquatics Club is a USA Swimming member club that provides swim instruction and training to children ages five to eighteen. the club offers services at Chugiak Pool and Bartlett Pool. Further information about the club can be found at: https://www.teamunify.com/Home.jsp?team=akcac

Chukchi Campus – UAF

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
This post secondary institue is approved to participate in the Alaska Performace Scholarship (APS) program. Regionally accredited 4 year university offering concurrent college courses to juniors and seniors.

Chung's Tae Kwon Do Institute

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
We offer the finest in Martial Arts instruction for Tae Kwon Do, Hap KiDo, and Self-Defense along with personalized service that cannot be matched. Many people believe that martial arts is about punching, kicking and fighting. However, in our opinion it's a terrific way to teach Respect, Perseverance, Confidence, Self Discipline, Integrity, Leadership, Courage, and a "Yes, I can!" attitude.

Cooperative Extension

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
Middle School, High School
Cooking and nutrition classes for middle and high school students. Kitchen safety, recipe reading, making easy, nutritious meals, snacks, and desserts! Nutrition topics will focus on eating a balanced diet, low-fat dairy, increasing fruits and vegetables, food safety, lean proteins, and healthy fats.

Copperlight Wood

Direct Pay
Language Arts
All Ages
High School
Individualized instruction in writing/composition, with a focus on vocabulary enrichment and learning to communicate ideas clearly.

Crossfit Telos

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Middle School, High School
Personal fitness using the crossfit model...functional fitness, constantly varied, executed at high intensity...in a community of supportive, encouraging and fun loving members

Danielle Aslanian

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
All Ages
I offer guitar, ukulele and vocal lessons in an online format. I have over a decade of experience teaching music to students of all ages, both online and in person. Curriculum caters to the individual needs of each student, and I strive to foster a lifelong passion for music in all of my students.
  • Contact:
    Danielle
    Aslanian
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (314) 614-2136
  • Phone:
    ONLINE/ TALKEETNA

DeEtte Hassen's Music Studio

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
All Ages
Private music lessons for piano, guitar, violin or viola will be offered for beginning to advanced students once a week. Lesson content is determined by the age and playing level. If a child is third grade or younger, a parent or guardian will also need to take lessons. The student will be responsible to complete a practice sheet each week. Music theory, music history, creative expression and instrument performance will culminate in performance recitals. A 10 week, Introduction to Applied Music Theory is also offered to high school students.
  • Contact:
    DeEtte
    Hassen
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-631-2348
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Deana Bowen

Direct Pay
Science, Social Studies, Language Arts, Math
All Ages
All Ages
I tutor and teach students who are homeschooling.
  • Contact:
    Deana
    Bowen
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (907) 982-0300
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Deb Ley Piano Instruction

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Piano instruction in half hour or hour sessions weekly in my home or students (with a piano in home).
  • Contact:
    Deb
    Ley
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    760-954-3024
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Delta Dance & Performing Arts

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Delta Dance & Performing Arts offers level-based dance training in ballet, tap, jazz, modern, and contemporary dance for students of all levels. We believe in nurturing creativity and instilling a love for art and discipline through dance, promoting positivity body image, and maintaining a healthy learning envionment where mutual respect is always a priority.

Denali Arts Council

Direct Pay
Art
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Denali Arts Council is a community arts organization. It provides an ever-expanding range of drama, circus, music, film, photography, dance, writing and visual arts opportunities and events. Denali Arts Council involves people of all ages, backgrounds, skills, and talents. Denali Arts Council operates arts-related programs: Denali Drama (theatre and stage trades), Green Light Circus (performance and acrobatic), Hangar Door Cinema (filmmaking), Music Academy (orchestra and music lessons), Talkeetna Artists Guild (art workshops), Local Motion (dance workshops), Susitna Muse (writing workshops), and Focus on Kids (photography workshops).

Denali Gymnastics

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
All Ages
Recreational and competitive gymnastics. Recreational and competitive cheer. Tumbling. Preschool gymnastics. Boys and girls for 18 months – 18 years.

Denali Learning Center

Direct Pay
All Ages
All Ages
I provide small group learning in a traditional classroom setting as well as one on one tutoring in reading, writing and arithmetic. I use multi- sensory approach to teach which is especially beneficial with dyslexic children.
  • Contact:
    Dawn
    Noble
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (907) 354-0056
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Design Kids Studio

Direct Pay
Art
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Visual arts instruction and creative exploration using a variety of media and techniques. Many of the workshops tie in with core subjects (i.e. history, math, science). Facebook page: Design Kids Studio

Dive Alaska

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Dive Alaska offers a diverse range of diving, scientific, and exploration-based courses, all with a focus on helping students and divers enjoy and appreciate the immense and beautiful waters that make Alaska one of the most unique and incredible underwater environments in the world. This includes: Scuba training, Exploration diving, Free-diving trainings, Emergency first response, CPR, and oxygen training, Scientific diving, Vocational training, Instructor development courses, Service, repair, and equipment technician courses, Conservation and responsible harvesting, Gas physiology and technical blending courses.

Driver's Educational School, Inc.

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
Middle School, High School
Drivers' education, learn-to-drive programs, winter driving programs, DMV-approved road testing (walk in only) facility, and fingerprinting/background check services.

EZ Walking Stables

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Horsemanship lessons. Learning everything about horse.

Eagle River Ballet

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
All Ages
We offer creative dance for ages 3-5 and ballet for K-12. We also offer jazz classes for ages 9+. Ballet in levels 1-5 are based on a progression of technique. Repetition of exercises at a proper pace encourages safe stretching, strengthening, muscle memory and good habits to last a lifetime of study. Jazz incorporates jazz music and rhythms into a structured warm up, center floor and across the floor. This fun and high energy class helps kids explore a wide range of movement and qualities.

Easton Music

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
All Ages
Music teacher: piano, voice, and all beginning band instruments.
  • Contact:
    Linda
    Easton
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (907) 717-9151
  • Phone:
    PALMER

Edge Fitness

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Personal Training, group classes
  • Contact:
    Alina
    Rubeo
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    376-3343
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Elena P. Lukina- Shelt

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
All Ages
Private instruction in violin and viola, for all ages, with occasional opportunities to perform in recitals and concerts.
  • Contact:
    Elena
    Lukina- Shelt
  • Website:
    https://lenalukina.com
  • Phone:
    (907) 522-5899
  • Phone:
    ANCHORAGE

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
This post secondary institue is approved to participate in the Alaska Performace Scholarship (APS) program. Regionally accredited 4 year university offering concurrent college courses to juniors and seniors.

Ewetopia Farms

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Create fairy gardens with an Alaskan Master Gardner. Students will complete and take home their very own fairy garden.
  • Contact:
    Carol
    Symonds
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-746-4134
  • Phone:
    PALMER

Excel Gymnastics

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Gymnastics.

Faith Christian Tutoring

Direct Pay
Science, Social Studies, Language Arts, Math
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Tutoring is done on a one on one basis in all core subjects. Each child is tested and assessed using placement tests. Once tested I then start each child at the level they are proficient in. Our mission is to build confidence and proficiency in each subject. This will be done during a time slot given to each student to work on their core subjects. Progress reports are sent home weekly and monthly.
  • Contact:
    Chrystal
    Foytik
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-795-8476
  • Phone:
    PALMER

Fearless Fitness

Direct Pay
Physical Education
All Ages
Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Private and Small Group Training programs focused on performance and injury prevention

Fiddlin' Annie Music

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
All Ages
Instruction in violin, guitar, ukulele, and piano.
  • Contact:
    Andrea
    Childers-Gresett
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (907) 887-4710
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Fireside Books

Direct Pay
Science, Social Studies, Language Arts, Math
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Book seller

Forget Me Not Arts & Crafts

Direct Pay
Art
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
As an art teacher I will be responsible for developing in each student an interest in and the ability for creative expression. To discover and develop talents inthe field of art. Teach knowledge and skills in art, drawing, painting, lettering, rock painting, paint pouring, ink techniques, staining, layering, stamping, on material a& papers, wood, clay & tile. To design in fabric, beads, lace, trims, shells & glitter. Instruct students in the proper use & care of tools and equipment. Provide individual and small group instruction to the students with the varying intellectual & artistic abilities. To provide a fun, safe atmosphere for all students.

Forstner Education Services

Direct Pay
Language Arts
All Ages
Middle School, High School
Tutoring offered in a range of Language Arts skills. Specializing in writing tutoring, the writing process, and essays. Able to tutor individually or teach in a small class setting with similar learners.
  • Contact:
    Emily
    Forstner
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    355-6469
  • Phone:
    PALMER

Gail Moses Art Studio

Direct Pay
Art
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Art classes in a variety of mediums. Classes are once a week, with a 32 week school year. Drawing: Pencil, Colored Pencil, Charcoal, Oil Pastel, Pen, and Ink. Painting: Watercolor, and Acrylic. Crafts: Papier Mache, Polymer Clay, Printmaking, Stamping, and Collage.

Galena City School District Postsecondary Adult Programs

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
This post secondary institue is approved to participate in the Alaska Performace Scholarship (APS) program. Full-Time Award Program: Hairdressing Half-Time Award Program: Hairdressing
  • Contact:
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-565-1205
  • Phone:

German Language Center

Direct Pay
World Language
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Language Services (German; Teaching/Tutoring/Translation Services)
  • Contact:
    Charlotte
    Rhine
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-232-2243
  • Phone:
    BIG LAKE

Glenda's Salon & Training Center

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
Middle School, High School
Beauty School: Cosmetology, Barbering Esthetics. Nail Technician Teaching from Milady Standard Cosmetology, Barbering, and the Art of Esthetics nail techinician. Ages 16 and up.
  • Contact:
    Glenda
    Ledford
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-357-7777
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Grace Academy

Direct Pay
Science, Social Studies, Language Arts, Math
All Ages
All Ages
I will be teaching weekly classes in all subject areas to boost understanding and to provide a group learning experience for homeschool students. I am a certified teacher, and I will be teaching in small groups. My space will accommodate ten students. If I have more than five students present, a second teacher will assist. I am also available to assist parents in helping their children stay on track in their curriculum.
  • Contact:
    Christiana
    Sitbon
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (907) 707-7803
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Greatland Welding

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
High School
Welding classes.

Greg's Educational Services

Direct Pay
Social Studies
All Ages
High School
The Beauty of Art History, I and Introduction to Philosophy, I
  • Contact:
    Greg
    Brown
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-360-7430
  • Phone:
    WILLOW

Harmony Road

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Teach piano lessons, theory lessons, singing

Harris Violin Studio

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Private beginner and intermediate violin lessons, teaching music theory, note-reading, violin technique and performance
  • Contact:
    Laura
    Harris
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    806-282-8120
  • Phone:
    PALMER

Heartland Music Instruction

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Violin and private piano lessons: 30, 45 & 60 min. lessons available. Beginner - Advanced. Instruction in violin and piano theory & technique. Located in Butte
  • Contact:
    Kelee
    Eklund (Knosalla)
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    907-631-2871
  • Phone:
    BUTTE

Hobbs Hill Music

Direct Pay
Music
All Ages
All Ages
Guitar Instruction - Beginner to Intermediate; Piano Instruction - Beginner to Intermediate
  • Contact:
    Lianne
    Hobbs
  • Website:
  • Phone:
    (907) 982-5065
  • Phone:
    WASILLA

Holy Rosary Academy

Direct Pay
Other
All Ages
Early Elementary, Upper Elementary, Middle School, High School
Holy Rosary Academy, K- 12 Cathloic School. A parent or guardian may purchase nonsectarian services and materails from a public, private or religious organization with a student allotment provided under this section AS 14.03.320 if (1) the services and materials are required for the course of study in the indivdulal learning plan developed for the student under AS 14.03.300, (2) textbook, services, and other curriculum materials and the course of study (A) are approved by the school district; (B) are appropriate for the student (C) are alligned to state standards, and (D) comply with AS 14.03.090 and AS 14.14.060. (3) the services and materials otherwise support a public purpose.

Homework Helpers

Direct Pay
Science, Social Studies, Language Arts, Math
All Ages
All Ages
Tele-tutoring via online platforms K-12 and early college. Basic subjects, test prep, ST/ACT available upon request.

Testing

College Prep Testing Information

SAT Registration

ACT Registration

Test Preparation - Khan Academy (Free!)

College Admissions Test Prep - LearningExpress
(log in with school credentials)

Mat Su Central midterm and finals:

Click here to request a proctored exam.
(eDynamic, BYU Brainhoney, N.Dakota)

Secondary (High School) Student taking college courses:

Financial Aid and Scholarship Preparation

Mat Su Borough School District List

Various Deadlines

This link brings you to the Mat Su Borough School District scholarship page. Click "submit" to see all scholarships and their deadlines.

College Board Opportunity Scholarship

Various Deadlines

The College Board Opportunity Scholarships guide you through the college planning process and offer you a chance to earn money for college for each action you complete. Complete each action for a chance to earn scholarships.

UAF Nanook Pledge

Rolling deadline; apply first to UAF

UAF Nanook Pledge is a four-year merit scholarship for incoming first-year, transfer and readmitted University of Alaska Fairbanks students.  Eligibility is based on GPA and test scores.

Going Merry scholarship list (website)

various deadlines

Going Merry is a free scholarship and financial aid platform. You sign up and are sent scholarships that match your need and post secondary interests.

Various US Scholarships

Various Deadlines

List of US scholarships available to Alaska residents in newsletter form. Link to current scholarships (December)

DAR Good Citizenship Scholarship

December 1, 2021

The DAR Good Citizens program and scholarship contest is intended to encourage and reward the qualities of good citizenship. The program is open to all senior class students. Mat Su Central will choose one finalist to forward to the state's DAR Good Citizenship Program where one winner will be awarded. Each state winner receives an award in the amount of at least $250 and a special state DAR Good Citizens pin and certificate. The state winner is eligible for a $500 multi-state division competition and finally a $5000 national winner.

To enter as Mat Su Central's finalist, complete the Part 1: PERSONAL portion of the application, sending it to michelle.boyden@matsuk12.us by December 1, 2021. Mat Su Central's finalist will need to complete Part 2: ESSAY between December 6-16, 2021 in person at Mat Su Central.

UAA and Mat Su College

Various deadlines

There are a variety of UAA, University of Alaska, and State of Alaska grants and scholarships available to our students. Some scholarships require an application, some are automatically awarded once eligibility conditions are met after submitting your first application for admission, and some you qualify for by completing specific requirements before graduating from an Alaska high school. Below are a list of scholarships you may see on your UAOnline>Financial Aid Overview screen. IMPORTANT REMINDER: Many of these programs require recipients to meet specific conditions if they are multi-year awards.

Discover Prudential Emerging Visionaries

November 4, 2021

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SAR’s George S. & Stella M. Knight Essay Contest

January 31, 2022

Students (grades 9-12) are eligible to submit an original essay with topics based on original research and deal with an event, person, philosophy or ideal associated with the American Revolution, Declaration of Independence, or the framing of the United States Constitution. In Alaska, students will first compete at the State level and myself and other SAR Compatriots will select the winner. That essay will then be entered into the National competition where the winning essay will earn $5000, a medal, and a trip to a recognition ceremony. 2nd and 3rd place also earn cash awards.

Elks Legacy Award

February 7, 2022

The Legacy Awards program begins on September 1st. LegacyAwards provide$4,000 scholarships forchildren and grandchildren of dues-paying Elk members. The ENF offers a totalof 350 national awards.The application deadline is February 5, 2022 at11:59 a.m., Central Time.

SWE Greatland 2022 Scholarships

February 9, 2022

Each year SWE Greatland distributes our scholarship application across Alaska to female high school seniors who are planning to pursue a degree in engineering through an ABET-accredited program. We offer one scholarship in the amount of $2,000, and two scholarships in the amount of $1,500.   A fillable application can be found here.

Nick Begich Scholarship Intern Fund

February 23, 2022

Successful NBSIF scholarship candidates have demonstrated an interest in careers in public service or education. The highest scoring applicant is awarded the Eugene A. Kennedy Award which, at present, is a $2,000 annual award renewable for up to a full four years, pending academic review by the board. A number of additional grant awards are made in the amounts of $1,750, $1,500, $1,000, $750, and $500 annually. Applications are drawn from throughout the state. Applicants must be Alaskan residents at the high school senior level or above.

Trumann Picard scholarship for Native American/Alaskan Natural Resource Students

March 11, 2022

$2,500 for college students (number of awards varies per year) $2,500 for grad students and graduating college seniors that are applying/accepted for grad school 

$2,000 for graduating senior high school students

Purpose: The Truman D. Picard Scholarship Program is dedicated to the support of Native American students pursuing a higher education in Natural Resources.

Required Materials: The Education Selection Committee will review and rank only those applicants who completely address each area. Please be specific. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Sunshine Health Community Scholarship

April 1, 2022

Sunshine Community Health Center (SCHC) scholarships help defray the cost of higher education in degree programs in the fields of health and human services.The purpose of this scholarship is to promote, facilitate, and increase the knowledge and understanding of the vital role of community health care in rural areas. The scholarships will recognize the distinguished scholastic, leadership and citizenship attributes of high school students and their role in community wellness.

The goal of the Sunshine Community Health Center scholarship program is to increase the health and human services workforce in the Matanuska-Susitna Valley. Scholarship applications are evaluated based on career choice and intent to return to the Matanuska-Susitna Valley area upon graduation.

Two (2) $2,000.00 SCHC scholarships will honor those individuals who have had a significant impact on health care in the Matanuska-Susitna Valley and intend to return and help their community. Finalists will be asked to participate in a Zoom interview with the Board of Directors Advocacy committee.

UAF Nanook Commitment

Apply early; absolute deadline is June 15, 2022

The Nanook Commitment scholarship is a renewable award for incoming first-year, transfer and readmitted University of Alaska Fairbanks students to help qualifying students bridge the gap between what they can afford and the cost of attendance. This scholarship is offered to students based on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as well as the admissions application. Students eligible for the Nanook Commitment will have guaranteed assistance towards their cost of attendance.

Freshman

  • Create AKCIS Account Profile*- Alaska Career Information System (AKCIS)
  • Personal and Academic Goal*- AKCIS
  • Graduation Checklist/4-year Plan*
  • Class of 2025 graduation requirements.
  • 2025 Credit Check 
  • Career Cluster Inventory- AKCIS*
  • 1 Evidence Based Paper (EBP) in Science/Social Science*
  • 1 Evidence Based Paper (EBP) in Social Science*
  • Attend College, Career, and/or Job Fair*
  • SCOIR - Create Account and identify 2 schools of interest*
  • Complete Digital Safety/Citizenship Lessons*
  • Complete Social/Emotional Learning (SEL) Lessons*
  • Reality Check (AKCIS) **
  • Budget Activity **
  • 9 PSAT**
  • Extra curricular participation **
  • High School athletes create an account with the NCAA or NAIA to become familiar with specific curriculum guidelines. **
  • Use of google drive, Gmail, and LMS, or Canvas **
*Required as a district-wide artifact
**Recommended as a district-wide artifact

Sophomore

  • Update AKCIS Account Profile*- Alaska Career Information System (AKCIS)
  • Personal and Academic Goal*- AKCIS
  • Graduation Checklist/4-year Plan*
    2024 Credit Check
    Honors Allotment Requirements 
    APS Eligibility
  • Career Cluster Inventory*- AKCIS
  • 1 Evidence Based Paper (EBP) in Science*
  • 1 Evidence Based Paper (EBP) in Social Science*
  • Attend College, Career, and/or Job Fair*
  • SCOIR - Create Account and identify 2 schools of interest*
  • Complete Digital Safety/Citizenship Lessons*
  • Reality Check (AKCIS) **
  • Budget Activity **
  • 10 PSAT**
  • Extra curricular participation **
  • High School athletes create an account with the NCAA or NAIA to become familiar with specific curriculum guidelines. **
  • Use of google drive, gmail, and LMS, or Canvas **
*Required as a district-wide artifact
**Recommended as a district-wide artifact

Junior

*Required as a district-wide artifact
**Recommended as a district-wide artifact

Senior

*Required as a district-wide artifact
**Recommended as a district-wide artifact