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680 Hightower
Girdwood, AK 99587

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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
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  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
  • Coed / Single gender
    Mixto
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Band
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    Baseball, Basketball, Track, Wrestling, Cross country...
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4 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · July 25, 2012
I found this school to be an enormous disappointment. My child was being taught by a teacher whose enthusiasm for teaching had dissipated long ago and really should have retired. My child grew a dislike for school and we were fortunate enough to... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 20, 2008
Public school with a private school feeling. Small, close knit community that is very involved in the school. Amazing afterschool programs for the children. Bike paths to the school which makes going to and from school fun!

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Submitted by a parent · December 11, 2005
Test scores aren't everything. When we came to this school we were thrilled to join a class whose scores were so high. The reality is that Girdwood for the most part lacks immigrants and minorities. We found that the high test scores weren't... more

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Submitted by a parent · June 08, 2005
This is a terrific school. It is K-8 and most of the teachers (as well as the students) have been there for a long time. There is tremendous parent participation and the school is really the center of the community. There is about one class per... more

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Girdwood School
680 Hightower, Girdwood, AK  99587
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 4 reviews. (907) 742-5300
Last modified Girdwood School is a Public school that serves grades PK-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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