Pacific Northern Academy

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550 Bragaw St

Anchorage, AK 99508

(907) 333-1000

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 141

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

20 Parent Reviews for Pacific Northern Academy

As an alumni parent having just graduated our second child from PNA (EK-8th)I have nothing but the greatest things to say about this school. The staff, faculty and the new physical schoolhouse all are top notch. It is undeniable that this school shapes our young learners into exceptional people whom ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/27/14

Pacific Northern Academy is a fantastic independent school where children love to learn. Teachers are creative, nurturing and foster an environment in which students are able to develop character and learn according to their individual potentials. Students learn the core academic subjects as well as ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/10/14

Pacific Northern Academy is a wonderful school. Instead of teaching to 'the test," students are taught 21st century skills and curriculum that applies to our modern day world and makes learning exciting. My students come in everyday excited for school and don't want to leave at the end of the day! The ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 04/08/14

PNA is a great school not only with amazing teachers, small class sizes and a wonderful art and music program, but all students also learn Spanish. I am thrilled my daughter is able to attend here and encourage others to check it out! It is well worth the investment!

Posted by a parent on 04/08/14

As a 14-year veteran elementary school teacher who has taught in some great public and private school settings, and some not so great, I can honestly say PNA is the best institution I have had the privilege to teach at. The small class size, teacher support, parent involvement, and adequate time allotted ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 04/07/14

Pacific Northern Academy is a beacon of light in the educational Alaskan darkness. It's a school based on high international standards, a place where all the children are expected to attend a quality university. Teachers teach, children learn, and parents support the process. PNA and the quality of ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/07/14

It is very important to us that our child be educated in a way that nurtures her innate curiosity, helps her learn to persevere through challenge, and fosters her sense of connection in her community. PNA has exceeded our hopes in every way. The teachers and administrators demonstrate in very subtle ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/07/14

My daughter has attended PNA since Kindergarten. My husband balked at the cost initially as I am a full time student and we are reliant on his income till I finish my degree. Her kindergarten class had 14 students and two full time teachers, not a teachers assistant, two full time teachers! My daughter ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/30/12

My son attends PNA, and has loved it from day one. The teachers are fantastic and highly qualified, the learning environment is hands on and dynamic, and he is never bored. He's in Kindergarten, and has really blossomed as a learner. Class sizes are perfect, and the teachers give him lots of one-on-one ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/30/12

Both my daughters have attended PNA since EK. We fell in love with the school as soon as our oldest daughter started EK and still find the school to be a place where learning is exciting. My kids love going to school every day. Kids and parents alike are involved, motivated and encouraged. The faculty ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/09/11

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Anchorage schools — Pacific Northern Academy is located at 550 Bragaw St, Anchorage AK 99508. 550 Bragaw St is in the 99508 ZIP code in Anchorage, AK Pacific Northern Academy is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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