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School hours


1st grade -8th grade:
Birchtree Charter School is in session  every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8:30 am to 3:15 pm. and from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm every Thursday. Please be sure to drop off your students between  8:15 and 8:20  am in order to give children time to transition to the classroom. Class begins promptly at 8:30 am.

Kindergarten:
Kindergarten is in session from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday and 8:30 am – 1:30 pm every Thursday. Again, please be sure to drop off your students between 8:15  and 8:20 am in order to give children time to transition to the classroom.  Class begins promptly at 8:30 am.
Pick Up- Parents may choose to park and walk into the building at 3:15 pm to pick up their children or wait till 3:20 to pick up students curbside.
On Thursday, Early Release days, parents can come into the building to pick up their children at 1:25 pm. Students will be outside ready for  curbside pick up at 1:30 pm.

Transportation:
Morning bus route:
Departs Wasilla Target ( near Walgreens) at 7:20 am
Deoarts Plamer “old Carrs” parking lot at 7:55 am

Afternoon bus route:
Departs Birchtree at 3:30 pm
Arrives Wasilla/Target at 3:40 pm.
Arrives  AT&T  3:50 pm
Arrives at the “old Carrs” parking lot  3:55- 4:00 pm

Thursday Afternoon bus route:
Departs Birchtree at 1:45 pm
Arrives at Wasilla Target (near Walgreens) parking lot at 1:55  pm
Arrives at AT&T  Sports at 2:05 pm
Arrives at the “old Carrs” parking lot at 2:10-2:15 pm

Please note all these times are approximate , and you should arrive at the drop off and pick up locations at the earliest estimated time. Traffic, weather, students uncertainty if it is a bus ride day for them and delayed pick ups at an earlier bus stop are just a few factors that will impact these estimated times.

Also, please remember that our calendar varies slightly from the rest of the Mat-Su Borough School District. Download our  calendar, or visit our online calendar.