Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District

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Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District
Type and location
Grades PK12
Country United States
Location Palmer, Alaska and surrounding communities
District information
Superintendent Dr. Deena Paramo
Budget $150,531,684
Students and staff
Students 15,969[1]
Teachers 1,200
Staff about 100
Other information
Schedule August to May[2]
Website http://www.matsuk12.us/

Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District (MSBSD) is a school district based in the city of Palmer, Alaska. It serves 40 schools, which have a range of 15 to 1300 students who are enrolled in each school.[3] The estimated sum of the total number of students attending schools in this district is 15,969.[1] MSBSD is the second-largest school district in Alaska,[4] with the largest district being Anchorage School District.[5]

In the 2007-2008 school year, Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District had an expenditure of $150,531,684, which is a $9,426 expenditure for every student.[6]

The current superintendent is Dr. Deena Paramo.[7]

Schools[edit]

High schools[edit]

Middle schools[edit]

  • Academy Charter School, a charter school, serving grades K–8, located in Palmer, Alaska
  • Colony Middle School, a public middle school located in Palmer, Alaska
  • Houston Middle School, a public middle school located in Big Lake, Alaska
  • Palmer Junior Middle School, a public middle school located in Palmer, Alaska
  • Wasilla Middle School, a public middle school located in Wasilla, Alaska
  • Teeland Middle School, a public middle school located in Wasilla, Alaska
  • Fronteras Spanish Immersion Charter School K-8, a public charter school in Wasilla, Alaska

Elementary schools[edit]

  • Big Lake Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Big Lake, Alaska
  • Butte Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Palmer, Alaska
  • Cottonwood Creek Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Wasilla, Alaska
  • Finger Lake Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Wasilla, Alaska
  • Goose Bay Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Wasilla, Alaska
  • Iditarod Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Wasilla, Alaska
  • Northern Light Mennonite School, a private, Mennonite elementary school located in Wasilla, Alaska
  • Meadow Lakes Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Wasilla, Alaska
  • Larson Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Wasilla, Alaska
  • Pioneer Peak Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Palmer, Alaska
  • Sherrod Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Palmer, Alaska
  • Snowshoe Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Wasilla, Alaska
  • Sutton Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Sutton, Alaska
  • Swanson Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Palmer, Alaska
  • Talkeetna Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Talkeetna, Alaska
  • Tanaina Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Wasilla, Alaska
  • Trapper Creek Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Trapper Creek, Alaska
  • Willow Elementary School, a public elementary school located in Willow, Alaska

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District 2007 – 2008 Adopted Budget p.16
  2. ^ "Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District Transportation". Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District. 2007-06-06. Retrieved 2009-01-15. [dead link]
  3. ^ Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District 2007 – 2008 Adopted Budget p. 11
  4. ^ Fry, Eric (2005-02-09). "Alaska's schools seek more money". Juneau Empire. Archived from the original on 2009-01-15. Retrieved 15 January 2009. 
  5. ^ "Mat-Su Borough School District". Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District. Archived from the original on 2009-01-15. Retrieved 2009-01-15. 
  6. ^ Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District 2007 – 2008 Adopted Budget p. 56
  7. ^ "Mat-Su Borough School District". Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District. Retrieved 15 January 2009. 

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