About Us

Birchwood ABC Elementary is located in scenic Chugiak, Alaska. Students at Birchwood receive traditional, direct instruction in basic academic skills. High academic and behavior standards are trademarks of our program. Through the Anchorage Basic Curriculum (ABC) philosophy, we emphasize character development, citizenship and patriotism with students.


Grade levels: K-6  |  Number of students: 342

Mascot: Colts  |  Colors: Red, white, & blue

Motto or slogan: We are the future

Birchwood Mission Statement

School Song "Hurrah for Birchwood ABC"

(Sung to the tune of "Stars and Stripes Forever")

Hurrah for Birchwood ABC

With our respect and responsibility.

We work and we learn as we play,

To be better leaders each day.

Our best is the least we will do

For our school and the red, white, and blue.

And now here we stand tall and say

"Oh we'll be proud of Birchwood School now and forever!"