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September
WedSep 0 1

General Orientation

Join Sally Javier, IDEA Field Rep at the office or on Zoom for general information that will help you to learn about resources available and how to access them.

All meetings are beneficial and will save you time and $$.   Click here to sign up. 

General Orientation Schedule as of July 6th
Office Mon., July 12th 1 to 2:30 PM
   Zoom Mon., July 12th 5:30 to 7:00 PM
Office Wed. July 28th 1:00 to 2:30 PM
Office Wed. Aug 11th 6:00 to 7:30 PM
   Zoom Fri., Aug 20th 9:00 to 10:30 AM
Office  Wed. Sept 1st 6:00 to 7:30 PM

ThuSep 0 2

Nature Journaling

IDEA families are invited on August 26th and September 2nd to meet at designated parks at 1:00 PM.

Nature journaling deepens our observations, thinking, and memory. In this workshop, you will learn three great questions to ask your children as you explore the natural world together. We will try some journaling activities that use skills in art, writing, math, and science. Journaling pages will be provided.

Click here and log on to the family side of the IDEA website to learn more and to sign up for activities on one or both days!

FriSep 0 3

Teen Night

IDEA Teen Night. First Friday of every month. This is a great time for teens to visit, play games and enjoy gathering.  Parents are welcome to hang out. For each Friday, at least two parents must commit to staying on site. (There will be sign-up sheet so that parents can take at least one turn assisting the Contact Teacher coordinating the event).  Click here to log on to the IDEA side of the website and see flyer for more details about meet up! 

MonSep 0 6

Office Closed Labor Day Holiday

The office is closed today for Labor Day.  We hope you are enjoying the day.  We’ll see you on Tuesday, 9/7/21!

TueSep 0 7

K-5/6 Lego Social Time *w/ Masks Please*

IDEA has secured new office space that IDEA parents can use for Meet-Ups, Clubs & Instruction Opportunities.

To learn more, please click here and log on to the family side of the IDEA website. 

WedSep 0 8

Gr. 6-12 Math Club

IDEA Anchorage Office - Workshop Room
Blackstone Building, 670 W Fireweed Ln, Anchorage, AK 99503, USA

Grade 6-12 Math Club meets on Wednesday’s from 11:00 to 12:00 PM @ the IDEA Anchorage office.

For more details, please click here and log on the family side of the IDEA website.

ThuSep 0 9

Office Closed for Picnic

All IDEA Families are invited to the IDEA Anchorage Area Picnic @ Kincaid Park.  The Anchorage office will close at 11:00 AM on Thursday, 9/9/21 and open again at 8:00 AM on Friday, 9/10/21.

ThuSep 0 9

Great Start Picnic

Kincaid Park
9401 W Raspberry Road, Anchorage, AK

IDEA is excited to announce the return of the Annual Great Start  Picnic.   This year IDEA will provide all food. And some games. We look forward to seeing you.

Please click here to read more on the family side of the IDEA website and sign up. You can also read about it  and sign up using a link on the PAC’s Facebook group.

If you do not have access to the family side of the IDEA website or the PAC’s Facebook group, please email Sally.Javier@ideafamilies.org for an invitation.

Thursday, Sept 9th – @ Kincaid Park

 

 

FriSep 1 0

Gr 9-12 Academic Decathlon

IDEA Anchorage Office - Workshop Room
Blackstone Building, 670 W Fireweed Ln, Anchorage, AK 99503, USA

Academic Decathlon Study Group Meets from 1 to 3:30 PM @ the IDEA office.

FriSep 1 0

Gr. 6-8 Academic Pentathlon

Academic Pentathlon Study Group will be meeting at the office every Friday from 1:00 to 3:30 PM

TueSep 1 4

2nd Tuesday Parent Meetings

You’ll enjoy meeting encouraging parents!  Join other parents for the Parent Advisory Committee meetings on the 2nd Tuesday of every month for 1 and 1/2 hours.

Please contact Sally.Javier@ideafamilies.org or check your IDEA email for more information and plan to join!

TueSep 1 4

K-5/6 Lego Social Time *w/ Masks Please*

IDEA has secured new office space that IDEA parents can use for Meet-Ups, Clubs & Instruction Opportunities.

To learn more, please click here and log on to the family side of the IDEA website. 

TueSep 1 4

IDEA Running Club

Tuesday Running Club is no longer meeting at the original location.  Click here to log on to the family side of the IDEA website for locations and times of alternate opportunities!

WedSep 1 5

Gr. 6-12 Math Club

IDEA Anchorage Office - Workshop Room
Blackstone Building, 670 W Fireweed Ln, Anchorage, AK 99503, USA

Grade 6-12 Math Club meets on Wednesday’s from 11:00 to 12:00 PM @ the IDEA Anchorage office.

For more details, please click here and log on the family side of the IDEA website.

WedSep 1 5

ILP's Due

September 2021
  • 15 – Individual Learning Plans (ILP’s) due (allotments frozen for families without ILPs)
October 2021
  • 13 – PSAT testing in IDEA Offices (Sign up early. National Merit Scholars will be selected from Juniors taking the PSAT on this testing date. If you are not near an IDEA Office, check with your local high school regarding their testing dates.)
  • 15 – First quarter work samples due
November 2021
  • Nov TBA – Teachers and Field Reps gone for in-service training
  • 15 – High School ILP Amendments due
  • 25-26 – All regional offices closed for Thanksgiving
December 2021
  • 1 – Reimbursement requests for materials and services purchased between July and November due
  • 24 – All regional offices closed for Christmas
ThuSep 1 6

One More! Family Nature Journaling

Join us for one more event.

All activities are different from the previous!

Click here to log on to the family side of the IDEA website, learn more and sign up!

FriSep 1 7

Gr 9-12 Academic Decathlon

IDEA Anchorage Office - Workshop Room
Blackstone Building, 670 W Fireweed Ln, Anchorage, AK 99503, USA

Academic Decathlon Study Group Meets from 1 to 3:30 PM @ the IDEA office.

FriSep 1 7

Gr. 6-8 Academic Pentathlon

Academic Pentathlon Study Group will be meeting at the office every Friday from 1:00 to 3:30 PM

TueSep 2 1

K-5/6 Lego Social Time *w/ Masks Please*

IDEA has secured new office space that IDEA parents can use for Meet-Ups, Clubs & Instruction Opportunities.

To learn more, please click here and log on to the family side of the IDEA website. 

TueSep 2 1

IDEA Running Club

Tuesday Running Club is no longer meeting at the original location.  Click here to log on to the family side of the IDEA website for locations and times of alternate opportunities!

WedSep 2 2

Gr. 6-12 Math Club

IDEA Anchorage Office - Workshop Room
Blackstone Building, 670 W Fireweed Ln, Anchorage, AK 99503, USA

Grade 6-12 Math Club meets on Wednesday’s from 11:00 to 12:00 PM @ the IDEA Anchorage office.

For more details, please click here and log on the family side of the IDEA website.

ThuSep 2 3

General Orientation via Zoom

      General Orientation will be offered every 2 weeks on Thursdays @ 10:00 AM. 

        Sep 23, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

        Oct 7, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

        Oct 21, 2021 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

        Please click here to learn more and register for this event – http://bit.ly/IDEAorientations  

ThuSep 2 3

Gr. K-6 Crazy 8's 1st Session (Registraion Required)

Crazy 8’s for Students K-6  will meet at the IDEA office for repeating sessions.  IDEA Region A Families may sign up for one of the three-week sessions!  Parents meet while students are involved with marvelous FUN activities.  Read more and sign up by clicking here.  Confirmed Registration is Required.

ThuSep 2 3

Office Closure 1:15 to 2:30 PM

Thank you for your understanding. The Crazy 8’s Club will be utilizing all office space for 1 hour and 15 minutes on Thursdays from Sept 23 through Oct 28th.  The office will re-open at 2:30 and we look forward to supporting you at that time.

FriSep 2 4

Gr 9-12 Academic Decathlon

IDEA Anchorage Office - Workshop Room
Blackstone Building, 670 W Fireweed Ln, Anchorage, AK 99503, USA

Academic Decathlon Study Group Meets from 1 to 3:30 PM @ the IDEA office.

FriSep 2 4

Gr. 6-8 Academic Pentathlon

Academic Pentathlon Study Group will be meeting at the office every Friday from 1:00 to 3:30 PM

MonSep 2 7

High School Orientation

Parents and students from Gr 8 thru High School will benefit from a General and a High School Orientation

To learn more and to sign up, please click here- http://bit.ly/IDEAorientations

TueSep 2 8

K-5/6 Lego Social Time *w/ Masks Please*

IDEA has secured new office space that IDEA parents can use for Meet-Ups, Clubs & Instruction Opportunities.

To learn more, please click here and log on to the family side of the IDEA website. 

TueSep 2 8

IDEA Running Club

Tuesday Running Club is no longer meeting at the original location.  Click here to log on to the family side of the IDEA website for locations and times of alternate opportunities!

WedSep 2 9

Gr. 6-12 Math Club

IDEA Anchorage Office - Workshop Room
Blackstone Building, 670 W Fireweed Ln, Anchorage, AK 99503, USA

Grade 6-12 Math Club meets on Wednesday’s from 11:00 to 12:00 PM @ the IDEA Anchorage office.

For more details, please click here and log on the family side of the IDEA website.

ThuSep 3 0

Gr. K-6 Crazy 8's 1st Session (Registraion Required)

Crazy 8’s for Students K-6  will meet at the IDEA office for repeating sessions.  IDEA Region A Families may sign up for one of the three-week sessions!  Parents meet while students are involved with marvelous FUN activities.  Read more and sign up by clicking here.  Confirmed Registration is Required.

ThuSep 3 0

Office Closure 1:15 to 2:30 PM

Thank you for your understanding. The Crazy 8’s Club will be utilizing all office space for 1 hour and 15 minutes on Thursdays from Sept 23 through Oct 28th.  The office will re-open at 2:30 and we look forward to supporting you at that time.