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WELCOME to McGrath School

A center of community, culture, history, knowledge, academic rigor, friendship, and support.


School Start Time:

8:30 am - All ages.

School Release Times:

1:30 pm - Kindergarten.

2:30 pm - 1st Grade.

3:00 pm - 2nd-12th Grade


URGENT MESSAGE:

By order of the governor, Alaska's schools must remain closed at least through May 1. Non essential employees are to shelter in place. 


McGrath School will continue provide educational opportunities, as well as opportunities to improve current grades, regularly scheduled distance Special Education, and meal services for pick-up (now available to ALL McGrath children) through at least May 1. Help Alaska stay healthy by following the State and Federal mandates, and by washing your hand, the hands of your children, and your home surfaces frequently. 

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March 30:

Middle School and High School electronic devices that were returned on Friday have been sanitized and updated, and will be ready for pick-up at noon today. Devices not returned last Friday do not have the complete educational opportunities loaded, but may be dropped off today and picked up Wednesday at noon.

Please see the attached document for our 4th Quarter grading policy:


  • February 27 - Judo: Thurs, 4:30 pm-5:30 pm.
  • March 1 - Native Youth Olympics practice: Tue/Thurs, 4:00 pm.
  • March 1 - Little Dribblers B-Ball practice: Tues/Thurs, 3:00-4:00 pm (K-5).
  • March 9-13 - Spring Break.
  • March 17 - Parents eat for free! 11:45-12:05 pm (lunch service).
  • March 20 - Early Release: 1:00 pm. (6th grade-12th grade only.)
  • March 23-27 - Traditions Week.
  • March 23 - Welcoming: 3:00 pm.
  • March 25 - School ice-fishing.
  • March 26 - Talent Show: 9:30 am.
  • March 26 - Mini-Iditarod: 12:30 pm.
  • March 26 - MCG-NIK-TAK Dance: 7:00 pm.
  • March 27-29 - Science Fair in Anchorage.
  • April - State Testing:
    • Tuesday, April 7th - Math Assessment for grades 3-9; Wednesday, April 8th - English Language Arts Assessment grades 3-9; Thursday, April 9th - Science Assessment for grades 4, 8, 10; Monday, April 13th - Friday, April 17th - Math or ELA make-ups for grades 3-9 or Science make-ups 4, 8, 10.
  • April 13-17 - Dancing with the Spirit, music instruction.
  • April 15 - Literacy Night: 6:30 pm.
  • April 17-18 - Community volleyball tournament: April 17, 6 pm. April 18, 10 am.
  • April 20-24 - MAP Testing.
  • April 26-May 1 - 4th Grade Trip.
  • April 28 - Class of 2020 Graduation: 7:00 pm.
  • May 1 - Inservice (no school).
  • May 4 - State hearing and vision screenings.
  • May 9 - Little Dribblers basketball tournament: 10:00 am.
  • May TBA - Preschool Graduation.
  • May 11 - Judo demonstration: 10:00 am.
  • May 11 - Awards: 10:30 am.
  • May 11- Carol Dietrich Memorial Fun Run: Bike/Walk/Run: 12:30 pm.
  • May 12 - End of year community potluck: 12:00 pm.
  • May 12 - Last day of school (includes make-up day). Release at 1:00 pm.
  • May 13 - Summer vacation (no school).
  • May 13 - Vacation celebration at Anderson Park: T-ball, new K-4, 11:00 am. Softball, new 6+, 1:00 pm. Adults welcome. Student games first, pick-up games after.

McGrath School

Hours of Operation: 8:00am - 4:00pm


Contact:

Phone: (907) 524-1202

Fax: (907) 524-3751 

McGrath School is a wonderfully remote, village school without a secretary. All staff have full-time classrooms. Please leave a message with your phone number or contact information. We will return your call as soon as possible. Thank you.