MonJan 0 3

ME Time (for parents)

Extended for three weeks in January!

Join Sally, your IDEA Field Rep, and some IDEA Moms via Zoom on Monday evenings for 1/2 hour to discuss homeschooling tips that work during current times.

Check your IDEA Email or click here to log on to the family side of the IDEA website to learn more, sign up and get passwords. 

WedJan 0 5

Gr 1-12 Native Youth Olympics

Join IDEA staff at the Region A Anchorage Office to learn more about Native Youth Olympics (NYO).  NYO is open to all Alaskans.  IDEA is hoping to compete this year in both the Sr. and Jr.  NYO competitions.

Click here to learn more and to sign up to let us know you plan to attend.

WedJan 0 5

1st Wed. Handwork Circle

All ages.  Join Staff and other families in the Annex Meeting Room to work on your handwork project (crafts, sewing, crochet, bead work or ???). Share information and learn from others. This is a great community time.

ThuJan 0 6

IDEA Activities

Mark Your Calendar – Mostly on the afternoons and almost always on a Thursday,  IDEA staff will plan for activities and events with families.  We’ll start the year off with Potluck Picnic @ Kincaid on Sept 9th. There will be Crazy 8’s Club for K-6 students in the fall. Throughout the year, we have stress relievers, a Financial Awareness game event for High School students, STEM events for K-12, Field Trips, Geography and Spelling Bees and just fun Game Days.   If at all possible, please leave your Thursday afternoons free for you and your student to participate. 

Details TBA (to be announced) and sign up available closer to the events.  Check this calendar,  your Monday News emails as well as the Family blog.

 

ThuJan 0 6

Gr 6 - Adult IDEA Book Club

Mark your calendar for the IDEA Book club for Gr. 6 and adults. Several staff members and interested families will participate and facilitate.  First book will be Wonder by R.J Palacio

FriJan 0 7

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! 

FriJan 0 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.  To learn more about the Academic Decathlon and to join IDEA’s study group, please click here and log on to the IDEA website.

FriJan 0 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

To learn more about the Academic Pentathlon and to sign up, please click here and log on to the family side of the IDEA website. 

MonJan 1 0

ME Time (for parents)

Extended for three weeks in January!

Join Sally, your IDEA Field Rep, and some IDEA Moms via Zoom on Monday evenings for 1/2 hour to discuss homeschooling tips that work during current times.

Check your IDEA Email or click here to log on to the family side of the IDEA website to learn more, sign up and get passwords. 

TueJan 1 1

2nd Tuesday PAC Meeting

Join us for encouragement and to share your IDEAs.  IDEA was developed and continues as a program “By Homeschoolers For Homeschoolers” because we listen to parents.  Tune in via a facebook private group thread or in-person at the IDEA office.  You can also bring your lunch and join us a half hour early for fellowship @ 12:30 pm.

Questions? Email Sally.Javier@ideafamilies.org.

ThuJan 1 3

IDEA Activities

Mark Your Calendar – Mostly on the afternoons and almost always on a Thursday,  IDEA staff will plan for activities and events with families.  We’ll start the year off with Potluck Picnic @ Kincaid on Sept 9th. There will be Crazy 8’s Club for K-6 students in the fall. Throughout the year, we have stress relievers, a Financial Awareness game event for High School students, STEM events for K-12, Field Trips, Geography and Spelling Bees and just fun Game Days.   If at all possible, please leave your Thursday afternoons free for you and your student to participate. 

Details TBA (to be announced) and sign up available closer to the events.  Check this calendar,  your Monday News emails as well as the Family blog.

 

ThuJan 1 3

Graduation Information Meeting (New Date)

Parents of Graduates and Seniors,

This meeting was moved to January 13th @ 1PM.

Please mark your calendar!  Plan to attend the graduation meeting to learn all the details about the 2022 IDEA Graduation Ceremony @ ChangePoint on May 16th.

More details TBA

FriJan 1 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.  To learn more about the Academic Decathlon and to join IDEA’s study group, please click here and log on to the IDEA website.

FriJan 1 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

To learn more about the Academic Pentathlon and to sign up, please click here and log on to the family side of the IDEA website. 

SatJan 1 5

Fall PR & 2nd Qtr Samples Due

January 2022
  • 15 – Fall semester Progress Reports due
  • 15 – Second quarter samples due
  • Geography Bee
February 2022
  • 1 – Allotments frozen for families without current and up-to-date paperwork submitted (ILP, first PR, and two sets of work samples)
  • Regional Spelling Bee
MonJan 1 7

IDEA Statewide Inservice

IDEA Statewide Inservice – More details on office hours will be posted closer to the 17th.

TueJan 1 8

IDEA Statewide Inservice

IDEA Statewide Inservice – More details on office hours will be posted closer to the 17th.

WedJan 1 9

IDEA Statewide Inservice

IDEA Statewide Inservice – More details on office hours will be posted closer to the 17th.

ThuJan 2 0

IDEA Activities

Mark Your Calendar – Mostly on the afternoons and almost always on a Thursday,  IDEA staff will plan for activities and events with families.  We’ll start the year off with Potluck Picnic @ Kincaid on Sept 9th. There will be Crazy 8’s Club for K-6 students in the fall. Throughout the year, we have stress relievers, a Financial Awareness game event for High School students, STEM events for K-12, Field Trips, Geography and Spelling Bees and just fun Game Days.   If at all possible, please leave your Thursday afternoons free for you and your student to participate. 

Details TBA (to be announced) and sign up available closer to the events.  Check this calendar,  your Monday News emails as well as the Family blog.

 

ThuJan 2 0

IDEA Statewide Inservice

IDEA Statewide Inservice – More details on office hours will be posted closer to the 17th.

FriJan 2 1

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.  To learn more about the Academic Decathlon and to join IDEA’s study group, please click here and log on to the IDEA website.

FriJan 2 1

Gr. 6-8 Academic Pentathlon

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

To learn more about the Academic Pentathlon and to sign up, please click here and log on to the family side of the IDEA website. 

FriJan 2 1

IDEA Statewide Inservice

IDEA Statewide Inservice – More details on office hours will be posted closer to the 17th.

TueJan 2 5

Gr. 6-12 Poetry Out Loud

Poetry Out Loud encourages the nation’s youth to learn about great poetry through memorization and recitation. This program helps high school students master public speaking skills, build self-confidence, learn about their literary heritage, and compete for awards and scholarships. Middle School students may participate and choose if they would like to be judged and mentored while High School Students qualify for regional and state championships.

Check your IDEA Monday News or click here to log on to the family side of the IDEA website to learn more and sign up.

TueJan 2 5

District Battle of the Books

IDEA dates for the Galena City School District Battle have changed from the week of January 10th to the week of January 24th.  We wish all of our students great success as they compete from their regional offices for a place on the IDEA /GCSD Team!

1/25 -Dist. BOB – High School
1/26- Dist. BOB – Middle School
1/27 – Dist. BOB –  Gr 5/6
1/28- Dist. BOB – Gr. 3/4

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

 

 

WedJan 2 6

District Battle of the Books

IDEA dates for the Galena City School District Battle have changed from the week of January 10th to the week of January 24th.  We wish all of our students great success as they compete from their regional offices for a place on the IDEA /GCSD Team!

1/25 -Dist. BOB – High School
1/26- Dist. BOB – Middle School
1/27 – Dist. BOB –  Gr 5/6
1/28- Dist. BOB – Gr. 3/4

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

 

 

WedJan 2 6

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 most 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.

ThuJan 2 7

IDEA Activities

Mark Your Calendar – Mostly on the afternoons and almost always on a Thursday,  IDEA staff will plan for activities and events with families.  We’ll start the year off with Potluck Picnic @ Kincaid on Sept 9th. There will be Crazy 8’s Club for K-6 students in the fall. Throughout the year, we have stress relievers, a Financial Awareness game event for High School students, STEM events for K-12, Field Trips, Geography and Spelling Bees and just fun Game Days.   If at all possible, please leave your Thursday afternoons free for you and your student to participate. 

Details TBA (to be announced) and sign up available closer to the events.  Check this calendar,  your Monday News emails as well as the Family blog.

 

ThuJan 2 7

District Battle of the Books

IDEA dates for the Galena City School District Battle have changed from the week of January 10th to the week of January 24th.  We wish all of our students great success as they compete from their regional offices for a place on the IDEA /GCSD Team!

1/25 -Dist. BOB – High School
1/26- Dist. BOB – Middle School
1/27 – Dist. BOB –  Gr 5/6
1/28- Dist. BOB – Gr. 3/4

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

 

 

FriJan 2 8

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.  To learn more about the Academic Decathlon and to join IDEA’s study group, please click here and log on to the IDEA website.

FriJan 2 8

Gr. 6-8 Academic Pentathlon

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

To learn more about the Academic Pentathlon and to sign up, please click here and log on to the family side of the IDEA website. 

FriJan 2 8

District Battle of the Books

IDEA dates for the Galena City School District Battle have changed from the week of January 10th to the week of January 24th.  We wish all of our students great success as they compete from their regional offices for a place on the IDEA /GCSD Team!

1/25 -Dist. BOB – High School
1/26- Dist. BOB – Middle School
1/27 – Dist. BOB –  Gr 5/6
1/28- Dist. BOB – Gr. 3/4

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