Cello Seminar Concert Series

The music magic continues with the Cello Seminar Concert Series starting Friday June 28 from 7-8pm, at the Miner Music Center at Stevenson Hall. And continuing into July! Please note: ticket prices and start times vary for the events. Join us for unforgettable evenings that include: Fri. 06/28 at 7pm – Clive Greensmith, former cellist…

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Alaska Aquaculture Semester

Study Sustainable Ocean Farming at UAS Sitka Campus – the 2024 Fall semester runs from August 26th to December 14th. Hands-on learning and research includes courses such as: Alaska Salmon Culture Intro to Mariculture Fish Pathology Aquaculture Internship & Lab Small Vessel Operator Outboard Motor Maintenance Cold Water Survival Why Sitka?  Sitka is a stronghold…

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Educators of Distinction

Sealaska Heritage Institute (SHI) is accepting nominations for “Educators of Distinction” in an effort to highlight the role that educators play in students’ academic, emotional and cultural success. People who serve as teachers, educational support staff, administrators or coaches, or “community members whose work is of such high quality to merit recognition” – any of…

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Sitka Summer Courses at UAS

There’s still time to register for summer classes. Most classes start May 13th. For information on how to register, call (907) 747-7700 or email sitka.info@alaska.edu. Fall registration is also open. Use the QR code below to see our full summer and fall schedule. Or see our Summer Classes, and Fall Classes. Here are some of…

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Beginning NWC Drum Making

Course takes place in Juneau at Atnané Hít from May 6-12. Apply by April 22nd. Cost is $50. Course is open to anyone but also offers credit from UAS (S180 – UAS) for a separate fee. Held Mon., Wed., Fri. 5:30-8:30pm, and Sat.-Sun. 12-5pm. See image below for QR code. Questions? Contact katelynn.drake@sealaska.com OR (907)…

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Kindergarten Registration

It’s time to register for kindergarten! All registration will be done online and will take about 45 minutes. Class placements for next year will begin in April, so on-time registration is VERY important! Please note that your child cannot be scheduled for Baseline Assessment and class placement until your registration is submitted with all required…

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Head Start Enrollment 2024-25

Head Start is a nationwide, federally funded program that promotes school readiness by enhancing the social, physical and cognitive development of children. Head Start is provided at no cost to enrolled families and accepts children ages 3-5 years old. SE Communities served:  Angoon, Craig, Hoonah, Juneau, Klawock, Petersburg, Saxman, Sitka, Wrangell and Yakutat. See classrooms…

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Xóots Elementary School

According to a March 8, 2024 article by KCAW’s Robert Woolsey, “Baranof Elementary School in Sitka has a new name. The Sitka School Board voted unanimously on Thursday (3-6-24) to make the change, culminating a lengthy discussion on a different-yet-related topic: The need to make cultural education a more immersive experience in Sitka for everyone.…

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Scholarship & Non-profit Grant

The Coast Guard Spouses and Women’s Association of Sitka (CGSWA) sponsors a Scholarship Award to be used for postsecondary education, including, but not limited to, colleges and universities and technical, vocational, or certificate programs. The Rainy Day Bazaar is an annual fundraiser hosted by the Coast Guard Spouses and Women’s Association of Sitka since the…

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Host an AFS Exchange Student!

Sitka AFS is reaching out to interested Sitka families to host an AFS high school exchange student for the 2024-25 school year. Students come from Bangladesh, Albania, Moldova, Ghana, Morocco, Jordan, Kenya, Mali, South Africa, Germany, Turkey, Lebanon, Israel, West Bank, Senegal, Indonesia, India… more than 50 countries. AFS students are 15-18 years old, attend…

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Fine Arts Camp Summer 2024

Read more HERE about Sitka Fine Arts Camp. 2024 Summer Camp Dates: Elementary Camp – June 10-14 Middle School Camp –  June 16-29 High School Camp – June 30-July 14 Musical Theater Camp – July 15-August 4 Registration for CAMP 2024 opened on January 1st. Register Here

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