Enrollment Information

  • Parents interested in enrolling their child(ren) at Discovery Peak for the upcoming 2019-20 school year: our admission timeline and lottery draw is almost upon us! Please note that this updated timeline is DIFFERENT than originally anticipated and previously published!  

    • Enrollment is open to incoming kindergarten-8th grade students (school year 2019-2020).
      • Kindergarten students must be 5 years old on September 1st, 2019 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 North Pole Worship Center’s 2|42 Youth Center.  
      • Monday January 21st @ 5pm
      • Thursday January 31st @ 7pm
      • Saturday February 9th @ 12pm
      • Tuesday February 19th @ 7pm

    • 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 22nd and will close at 3pm on February 22nd. Applications are completed online through the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District’s Online Lottery Application Portal.
       
    • Parents will be notified of their child’s lottery placement on or before February 28th.

    • Parents of students who gain admission through the lottery draw will be required to confirm their commitment to enroll no later than March 3, 2019.  
Last Modified on January 15, 2019