Enrollment / Lottery Information


    2020-21 Lottery

    • Enrollment is open to incoming kindergarten-8th grade students for the 2020-21 school year.
      • Kindergarten students must be 5 years old on September 1st, 2020 in order to be eligible for kindergarten enrollment.

    • A parent/guardian from each household MUST attend one Enrollment Orientation Meeting in order to be eligible for the admission lottery. These orientation meetings will further explain Discovery Peak’s learning structure and philosophy, review the expectations of both students and parents, and go over basic logistics of our school. Our goal through these orientation meetings is for parents/guardians to feel comfortable, confident, and well-informed about Discovery Peak prior to enrolling their child.

    • Orientation meetings are scheduled for the following days & times. All orientation meetings will be held at Discovery Peak Charter School, 2880 Hurst Road, North Pole, Alaska.  
      • Tuesday, January 28, 2020 @ 6:30 p.m.
      • Wednesday, February 26, 2020 @ 6:30 p.m.
      • Thursday, April 2, 2020 @ 6:30 p.m. (Now online- Same day and same time)

    • After attending an orientation meeting, your child(ren) will be eligible to enroll in the admission lottery.

    • The online application for the lottery will open January 21, 2020 and will close at 3pm on April 13, 2020. Applications are completed online through the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District’s Online Lottery Application Portal via the Student Information Ssytems Centralized Application Portal (CAP).  General information about the FNSBSD online lottery process can be found at https://www.k12northstar.org/lottery
    • Parents will be notified of their child’s lottery placement via email within 48 hours of the lottery drawing.

    • Parents of students who gain admission through the lottery draw will be required to confirm their commitment to enroll no later than April 21, 2020

    Lottery Opens on Tuesday!

    Lottery Opens Date

    Lottery Closes at 3:00 p.m. on Monday!

    Lottery Closes


    Commitment Due Date is Tuesday!

    April 21 Deadline!  


Last Modified on March 26, 2020