About Our School

  • Committed Team, Engaged Students, Inspired Community

    --where all students learn at highest levels

    Brown Bear Behavior:
    A Brown Bear will... Be respectful, Follow directions, Be responsible, Tell the truth, Be ready to learn, Work things out, Be safe
    Our goal is to have a school with a friendly, family learning environment. Inclusion of our students with disabilities is fundamental. Teaching all of our students to become caring, literate, productive citizens is our aim. Parent involvement is essential.
     
    Quick Facts ...
    We are located one block off of Badger Road at 2301 Bradway in North Pole. Badger Elementary was built in 1983. There are about 500 students in grades Kindergarten - 5th.
    We have two intensive programs:
    • Primary Intensive Resource
    • Intermediate Intensive Resource
    We have about 60 staff members most of whom are full time.  A number of staff are new to our building this year; 7 staff members have worked here over 10 years.

Contact Information

  • Physical Address
    2301 Bradway Road
    North Pole, AK 99705
    Mailing Address
    520 5th Avenue
    Fairbanks, AK 99701

    School Hours
    Students: 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
    Office: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

    Joanne Vanfleteren
    Elementary Principal
    joanne.vanfleteren@k12northstar.org
    (907) 488-0134
    (907) 488-2045 Fax