About Us

Scenic Park Elementary is a traditional neighborhood school that also offers Chinese language and culture lessons to all students. Our staff believes social and emotional learning to be the foundation of academic achievement. We partner with a diverse and involved community to create balanced educational goals and a safe and caring environment for learning.


Chinese, outdoor education, the arts, and the use of technology are all integrated into the academic experiences students are offered to optimize engagement, creativity, and independent learning. Scenic Park is proud of the diversity of our school. Scenic Park Elementary is an outstanding school where all students, parents, volunteers and staff feel valued and are greatly appreciated.

Jennifer Schmitz

(907) 742-3250


Jennifer Schmitz was born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska. She was a Teacher and Assistant Principal prior to becoming the Scenic Park Principal in 2013. Principal Schmitz holds two Masters degrees in Teaching and Educational Leadership.