Ursa Minor Elementary School

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Registering at Ursa Minor Elementary

Ursa Minor Elementary is one of 60 elementary schools in the Anchorage School District.  School boundaries within the Anchorage School District are determined by students home address.  If you reside on Fort Richardson your elementary students will attend school at either Ursa Minor Elementary or Ursa Major Elementary.  Both schools are traditional neighborhood public schools that educate students grades Kindergarten to 6th grade.

School Start and Registration Dates 2016-2017

The 2016-2017 school year begins:

August 22nd for 2nd – 6th grade and August 29th for kindergarten and 1st grade.

Online registration is for returning students only.  In order to online register, parents will need log in information to Zangle ParentConnect.  To obtain this information, please contact Ursa Minor at 907-428-1311.

Online registration dates for returning students:
    through August 21, 2016

General Registration

Registration will be held at all Anchorage School District elementary schools including Ursa Minor Elementary.  All students, new and returning, must register prior to the beginning of school, please use the following schedule:

Tuesday, August 9, 2016 9 am-3 pm 
   for students with last names M-Z 

Wednesday, August 10, 2016  9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. 
     Last names beginning with A-L  

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. 

Thursday, August 11, 2016  9:00 a.m. -  3:00 p.m.

All students, new and returning, are required to register prior to the first day of school.  Families who are out of town on these dates may register at school upon their return.

New-to-district students (including kindergarten students) are required to submit the following documents at the time of registration:

 -Proof of residency (utility bill, lease or real estate contract, etc.) will be verified for the following situations: any new to school/new to district student (including kindergarten) throughout the school year.

  1. Birth Certificate (copy acceptable)

  2. Current immunization records

  3. Physical examination (for kindergarteners only)

  4. Current physical and mailing address and phone numbers of students and parents.

  5. Names and phone numbers of emergency contacts and individuals who may pick up the child from school.

  6. Name and address of previous school attended.

  7. Copies of current legal papers if there is a custody agreement.

    If you have any questions regarding registration and the necessary documentation, please contact Ursa Minor at 907-428-1311.