Sitka School District (SSD)

SSD is a K-12 public school district serving about 1,150 students who live in Sitka, Alaska.

Contact Info
Business Hours

MON 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
TUE 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
WED 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
THU 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
FRI 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
SAT Closed
SUN Closed

Location & Map

300 Kostrometinoff Street
Sitka, AK 99835
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About Us
The Sitka School District (SSD) is a K-12 public school district serving about 1,150 students who live in Sitka, Alaska. Sitka is one of the top five largest cities in Alaska with about 9,000 residents. Sitka is located on the western edge of Baranof Island and faces the Gulf of Alaska.
Picturesque and welcoming, Sitka has a strong sense of community and commitment to our students. We live on a rock at the edge of the Pacific Ocean, and we know what is important in life!
Alaska Native Culture & Language, Arts & Entertainment

Art Students Craft Xóots Piece

From UAS Sitka Art Dept. & SHS Facebook Pages

Students in Ms. Manewal’s Glass & Tile class and Advanced Formline students of Mr. Skultka’s collaborated to transform this red cedar brown bear into a work of art using glass…

Education, Government

Kindergarten Registration

For the 2024-25 School Year

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…

Alaska Native Culture & Language, Education, HIstory & Social Justice

Xóots Elementary School

Tlingit "Brown Bear" Gives New Name for Baranof 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…

Education & Advocacy

Paraprofessionals with School District

Needed This Spring for Students w/Specialized Needs

The Sitka School District is hiring paraprofessionals for the Current School Year (2023-24), to work with students with specialized needs. Must have high school diploma or equivalent and…