• Allotments for Educational Expenses

    Fairbanks BEST provides an annual allotment for education expenses associated with their student's individual learning plan. Students must be enrolled on or before October 2nd to receive an allotment for the school year. 

    How to Signup for Allotments: To receive an allotment a student must be enrolled in Fairbanks BEST Homeschool and have an Individual Learning Plan (ILP) that has been approved by the BEST Education Specialist before October 1st. To receive reimbursement of approved educational expenses, please complete and sign a copy of the Substitute W-9 Vendor Registration Form (found in Brightways under the Resource tab) on file with BEST.

    Enrollment Deadline extended for 2023-2024: Students must be registered in PowerSchool by 11:59 pm on 10/7/2023 to receive their 2023-2024 allotment.

    Amount of the 2023-2024 Allotments:

    Grades        Student Funding

    9-12                $2,700

    4-8                  $2,700

    K-3                  $2,700

    Preschool students receive a $250 Scholarship with an older sibling enrolled full-time at BEST (must be 3 or 4 years old by September 1st).


    Enroll in Brightways to create an account within the BEST record-keeping system.

    A Brightways account will allow you to submit Individual Learning Plans and grades/progress reports to your BEST teacher.

    Returning families must update their enrollment status for the new year.

    All reimbursement requests should either be dropped off in person at BEST, or emailed directly to: roslyn.sandland@k12northstar.org 


    For information or questions regarding your allotment:


    Contact Roslyn Sandland

    907-452-2000 x11209