Learn more about homeschooling with Fairbanks BEST at our weekly orientations for new families. Orientations are each Wednesday at noon.
Online Learning Orientations
Are you interested in enrolling in the Fairbanks BEST Online School? New students and families should attend an online learning orientation. Orientations are held each Tuesday at 3pm.
McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Assistance ActIf your family lives in any of the following situations:
Contact - Leona McDaniels (907) 452-2000 ext. 11431 or Sarah Emmal 1-877-854-5437.
- In a shelter, motel, vehicle, or campground
- On the street
- In an abandoned building, trailer, or other inadequate accommodations, or
- Doubled up with friends or relatives because you cannot find or afford housing
In light of improving conditions, the school district is planning for school to be in session Thursday, October 1. Alternate bus stops will very likely be used. See the Superintendent’s full announcement here.
To give students the opportunity to be assessed for the Extended Learning Program for academically gifted students, all third grade students are screened with the Nagliari Nonverbal Ability Test (NNAT2). Screenings will occur August 31-September 11.