March 18, 2018

Call For Senior Service Scholarship Applicants 2018

Graduating Seniors!  Four Valleys Community School partners with Girdwood Turnagain Arm Lion’s Club to provide two $1000.00 scholarships for local graduating seniors. Applicants interview with a small committee.  You must be a full-time resident of Girdwood, Bird, Indian or Portage to be eligible and be a graduating senior at an accredited institution. This includes Anchorage School District, as well as State of Alaska/Municipality of Anchorage charter and home schools. Applicant must demonstrate prior involvement in community activities, being a peer leader, and a positive influence in our community. See this link to the Senior Scholarship Packet 2018 for full details. Applications Due April 6, 2018.

Our Annual Fundraiser: The Alyeska Snow Classic

Four Valleys Community School serves Girdwood, Bird, Indian and Portage in many ways. When you purchase a Alyeska Snow Classic ticket, you are helping to support community education and keep our classes available locally. Your support makes a huge difference.

When you purchase 5 Alyeska Snow Classic tickets you will receive a tote bag. Tickets are $5/each and sold during the month of March only.

Tickets are available each Tuesday night at Trivia Night at the Sitzmark, as well as at our local vendors locations: Four Valleys Community School office, Powderhound, Girdwood Brewing, Sitzmark, The Herbal Cache, and Crow Creek Mercantile.

About the Alyeska Snow Classic: The Alyeska Snow Classic is a gaming fundraiser for Four Valleys Community School, Inc., a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization based in Girdwood, Alaska. Winner(s) are determined by the exact guess of what the total snow accumulation is at the Alyeska Snow Classic Measuring Stick on Mount Alyeska in Girdwood, Alaska. The measurment of snow accumulation is taken by a neutral party on the publicized date. The measurement is to the nearest 100th of a foot. The winner(s) are to be notified after the measurement is taken. Their names are to be announced on the annually publicized date and time.


Thank You Girdwood Forest Fair!

Did you know that the Girdwood Forest Fair donates proceeds to local non-profits? Their donation moves us closer to our vision of providing affordable community education for Girdwood, Bird, Indian and Portage for now and forever. Thank you Forest Fairies!

Support Us Via Pick.Click.Give When You File For Your 2018 PFD!

Keep it local! Your donations via Pick.Click.Give support our annual programs, classes & events. Your donations help us keep our class prices reachable to all members of our community, provide scholarships for graduating seniors, financial aid for our classes, and keep our doors open to provide community education tailor made for Girdwood, Bird, Indian and Portage residents. Please support us by choosing to Pick.Click.Give to Four Valleys Community School when you file for your 2018 PFD. Cheers!