The Anchorage School District runs all 5 elementary schools located on post at Fort Richardson (JB Elmendorf-Richardson) and many in the local community. The Mat-Su Borough School District is another choice for students off post in the general area.
To enroll a student, parents will need a birth certificate, immunization records, and proof of a physical examination. Some alternative programs and charter schools operate in the area and homeschooling is another option. Special education is also offered for children with special needs. For more information about specific school districts or general question about schools near Fort Richardson, call the installation's school liaison at 907-384-7500/1505.
This is a website dedicated to our men and women serving at Fort Richardson, AK. Its purpose is to provide military personnel the information necessary for their move to the area. This information is for both on-post/base and off-post/base at Fort Richardson, AK. This is not an official military website.