About Us



Girdwood K-8 is a school of active, engaged learners who thrive within a supportive and caring community.

  • We are committed to academic excellence by offering a variety of learning experiences while following the Common Core State Standards.
  • We are a school inspired by our natural surroundings.  Our unique setting promotes education and healthy lifestyles.
  • We are rooted in our community and branch out through our Four Valleys Community Schools Program.

We achieve this through intensives, outdoor learning, community service, dedicated educators and strong family involvement.