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  • Testing Week

    Testing Week

    All day
    04/02/2019-04/04/2019

    Tuesday (ELA)-Wednesday (Math) are grades 3-9 and Thursday is grades 4, 8 and 10 for Science. Please see your contact teacher to opt out or if you have any questions. Thank you. IDEA office 374-2200

    Accommodated students will test at the IDEA office which will be closed M-Th until Testing concludes each day. We will send out an email to let you know if it re-opens. The office will be open all day Friday.

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  • Testing Week

    Testing Week

    All day
    04/03/2019-04/04/2019

    Tuesday (ELA)-Wednesday (Math) are grades 3-9 and Thursday is grades 4, 8 and 10 for Science. Please see your contact teacher to opt out or if you have any questions. Thank you. IDEA office 374-2200

    Accommodated students will test at the IDEA office which will be closed M-Th until Testing concludes each day. We will send out an email to let you know if it re-opens. The office will be open all day Friday.

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  • Testing Week

    Testing Week

    All day
    04/04/2019-04/04/2019

    Tuesday (ELA)-Wednesday (Math) are grades 3-9 and Thursday is grades 4, 8 and 10 for Science. Please see your contact teacher to opt out or if you have any questions. Thank you. IDEA office 374-2200

    Accommodated students will test at the IDEA office which will be closed M-Th until Testing concludes each day. We will send out an email to let you know if it re-opens. The office will be open all day Friday.

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  • 1st LEGO League Jr. – IDEA ages 6-9 pre-registered 12:30-2:00pm

    1st LEGO League Jr. – IDEA ages 6-9 pre-registered 12:30-2:00pm

    12:30 PM-2:00 PM
    04/08/2019

    1st  Lego League Jr.  For AGES 6-9 (IDEA students only).

    What is FIRST© LEGO© League Jr.? Guided by adult Coaches and FIRST© LEGO© League Jr. Core Values, students work with LEGO© elements and motorized parts to build ideas and concepts and present them for review. The program focuses on building interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through a real-world challenge – to be solved by research, critical thinking, and imagination.

    Meetings will be every Monday beginning Dec 10 and concluding April 29. The only Monday omitted will be April 1 because of state testing. Each  meeting will be from 12:30-2:00pm at IDEA. You must be pre-registered to attend.  For registration details please email Coach Candice. Please click the following link for her contact information (you will need your IDEA username and password to login):  https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485

  • PAC Meeting 3:00-4:30pm

    PAC Meeting 3:00-4:30pm

    3:00 PM-4:30 PM
    04/08/2019

    4268 Neely Rd, Fort Wainwright, AK 99703, USA

    4268 Neely Rd, Fort Wainwright, AK 99703, USA

    PAC (Parent Advisory Committee):  YOU’RE NOT ALONE – COME BE A PART OF OUR FAMILY! The PAC meets the 2nd Monday of the month from 3-4:30pm. This month we will be meeting off site ~ at Ft Wainwright: North Haven Community Center at 4268 Neely Road. There is plenty of room for the kids to play in the play area with toys, slides, etc. You will need to stop at the Visitor’s Center on the right as you enter post via the Steese Expwy and Airport Way intersection and get a pass. You will need your ID, vehicle registration and proof of insurance but no sponsor. Just tell them you are attending the PAC meeting at the North Haven Community Center along with the address. Thanks Sandy & Jen, and all our wonderful PAC officers and PAC members! Questions? Email staff advisor Sandy Blewett sandy.blewett@ideafamilies.org or call 456-1368

     

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  • 100th Day Party 10:00-11:40am off site

    100th Day Party 10:00-11:40am off site

    10:00 AM-11:40 AM
    04/10/2019

    When: Wednesday, April 10 from 10-11:40am (100 minutes)
    Where: Noel Wein Library Auditorium
    Who: K-2nd Grades but siblings are encouraged to come too
    What: We’re celebrating 100 days of school –
    GAMES * FOOD * MUSIC * ACTIVITES * FUN FUN FUN!
    Please bring your favorite 100 collection, if you have one.

    Sponsored by the IDEA Region F Parent Advisory Committee (PAC).

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  • LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

    LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    04/11/2019

    LEGO Robotics: For ages 9-14 (grades 4-8). IDEA students only. All meetings on are Thursdays from 1-3pm at IDEA. This is a competitive team which meets from Sept thru Feb. You must be pre-registered to attend this club. This is a competitive team from Sept thru Feb.  However if they go n to compete in Internationals they will continue to meet weekly through May.

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  • Quiet Day

    Quiet Day

    All day
    04/12/2019

    Families and visitors are encouraged to stop by however we have no in-office events planned during business hours.

  • Jr/Sr High Social (grades 7-12) 6:00-9:00pm special day April 12

    Jr/Sr High Social (grades 7-12) 6:00-9:00pm special day April 12

    6:00 PM-9:00 PM
    04/12/2019

    Jr. & Sr. Social: Usually meets the last Friday of the month at IDEA from 6-9pm. For IDEA students in grades 7-12. Watch your email for details! Group leader is IDEA parent Jessica Garcia. For more information please click the following link:   (you will need your IDEA username and password to login)   https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485  Thanks Jessica!

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  • 1st LEGO League Jr. – IDEA ages 6-9 pre-registered 12:30-2:00pm

    1st LEGO League Jr. – IDEA ages 6-9 pre-registered 12:30-2:00pm

    12:30 PM-2:00 PM
    04/15/2019

    1st  Lego League Jr.  For AGES 6-9 (IDEA students only).

    What is FIRST© LEGO© League Jr.? Guided by adult Coaches and FIRST© LEGO© League Jr. Core Values, students work with LEGO© elements and motorized parts to build ideas and concepts and present them for review. The program focuses on building interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through a real-world challenge – to be solved by research, critical thinking, and imagination.

    Meetings will be every Monday beginning Dec 10 and concluding April 29. The only Monday omitted will be April 1 because of state testing. Each  meeting will be from 12:30-2:00pm at IDEA. You must be pre-registered to attend.  For registration details please email Coach Candice. Please click the following link for her contact information (you will need your IDEA username and password to login):  https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485

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  • Post PEAKS Party 11am-2pm – off site

    Post PEAKS Party 11am-2pm – off site

    10:00 AM-2:00 PM
    04/17/2019

    This is an awesome thank you to our students and their families who attended PEAKS testing.

  • Chess Club for all IDEA families 1:30-2:30pm

    Chess Club for all IDEA families 1:30-2:30pm

    1:30 PM-2:30 PM
    04/17/2019

    Chess Club: Meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month from 1:30-2:30 at the IDEA office. For IDEA students of all ages and family members. This is not a drop off event except for kids in 9th grade or above. An adult must accompany students 8th grade of younger. Bring your chess board and be ready to have a fantastic time. Adults can play too! If you have any questions, feel free to e-mail the club coach IDEA parent Catrina by using the following link:  (You will need your IDEA username and password)  https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485  Thanks Catrina!

     

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  • LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

    LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    04/18/2019

    LEGO Robotics: For ages 9-14 (grades 4-8). IDEA students only. All meetings on are Thursdays from 1-3pm at IDEA. This is a competitive team which meets from Sept thru Feb. You must be pre-registered to attend this club. This is a competitive team from Sept thru Feb.  However if they go n to compete in Internationals they will continue to meet weekly through May.

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  • Quilting Club ages 10 and up in IDEA 10:30am-12pm

    Quilting Club ages 10 and up in IDEA 10:30am-12pm

    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    04/19/2019

    For IDEA students age 10 and up

    No drop offs ~ a parent must attend with their student

    Mandatory Parent Meeting:  Friday, Sept 7 from 10-11am @ IDEA

    CLUB DATES:   Starting October ~ the first & third Fridays from 10:30am-12pm @ IDEA

    October 5 and 19  * November 2 and 16 * December 7 and 21 * January 4 and 18 * February 1 and 15 * March 1 and 15 * Last meeting:  April 19

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  • 1st LEGO League Jr. – IDEA ages 6-9 pre-registered 12:30-2:00pm

    1st LEGO League Jr. – IDEA ages 6-9 pre-registered 12:30-2:00pm

    12:30 PM-2:00 PM
    04/22/2019

    1st  Lego League Jr.  For AGES 6-9 (IDEA students only).

    What is FIRST© LEGO© League Jr.? Guided by adult Coaches and FIRST© LEGO© League Jr. Core Values, students work with LEGO© elements and motorized parts to build ideas and concepts and present them for review. The program focuses on building interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through a real-world challenge – to be solved by research, critical thinking, and imagination.

    Meetings will be every Monday beginning Dec 10 and concluding April 29. The only Monday omitted will be April 1 because of state testing. Each  meeting will be from 12:30-2:00pm at IDEA. You must be pre-registered to attend.  For registration details please email Coach Candice. Please click the following link for her contact information (you will need your IDEA username and password to login):  https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485

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  • BirdWatch 52

    BirdWatch 52

    12:30 PM-2:00 PM
    04/23/2019

    BirdWatch 52
    The 52nd Annual Celebration of Spring

    Tuesday, April 23, 2019 from 12:30-2pm @ Creamer’s Field (farmhouse)
    Limited to 30 students ages 9-11, parent must accompany their students
    Parents can bring sibs but they will need to stay with parents
    If you would like to attend please email or text me with the following information by April 16 deadline:
    • Parent first and last name
    • Student first and last name
    • Student age
    • Your phone number
    You will receive a confirmation email from me ~ Sandy
    sandy.blewett@ideafamilies.org

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  • High School Orientation & Potluck for 8th Graders & their Parents 12-3pm

    High School Orientation & Potluck for 8th Graders & their Parents 12-3pm

    12:00 PM-3:00 PM
    04/24/2019

    Details TBA

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  • LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

    LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    04/25/2019

    LEGO Robotics: For ages 9-14 (grades 4-8). IDEA students only. All meetings on are Thursdays from 1-3pm at IDEA. This is a competitive team which meets from Sept thru Feb. You must be pre-registered to attend this club. This is a competitive team from Sept thru Feb.  However if they go n to compete in Internationals they will continue to meet weekly through May.

  • Reindeer Ranch Field Trip 3pm

    Reindeer Ranch Field Trip 3pm

    3:00 PM-4:30 PM
    04/25/2019

    A PAC sponsored event. Please email Jen at gjschutte@ideafamilies.org for information and to sign-up. Must RSVP to attend.

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  • IDEA CURRICULUM FAIR ~ Westmark Hotel, Fairbanks

    IDEA CURRICULUM FAIR ~ Westmark Hotel, Fairbanks

    All day
    04/26/2019

    For all the details please click the following link:

    https://www.ideafamilies.org/fair/

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  • 1st LEGO League Jr. – IDEA ages 6-9 pre-registered 12:30-2:00pm

    1st LEGO League Jr. – IDEA ages 6-9 pre-registered 12:30-2:00pm

    12:30 PM-2:00 PM
    04/29/2019

    1st  Lego League Jr.  For AGES 6-9 (IDEA students only).

    What is FIRST© LEGO© League Jr.? Guided by adult Coaches and FIRST© LEGO© League Jr. Core Values, students work with LEGO© elements and motorized parts to build ideas and concepts and present them for review. The program focuses on building interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through a real-world challenge – to be solved by research, critical thinking, and imagination.

    Meetings will be every Monday beginning Dec 10 and concluding April 29. The only Monday omitted will be April 1 because of state testing. Each  meeting will be from 12:30-2:00pm at IDEA. You must be pre-registered to attend.  For registration details please email Coach Candice. Please click the following link for her contact information (you will need your IDEA username and password to login):  https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485

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  • Fine Art Workshop IDEA students grades 9-12 2-4pm

    Fine Art Workshop IDEA students grades 9-12 2-4pm

    2:00 PM-4:00 PM
    04/30/2019

    Details TBA

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