Lake Otis Elementary School offers a range of academic programs and after-school activities. The school serves students in kindergarten through grade six. It provides classes in science, music, art and physical education. The school operates a student council and parent-teacher association. It maintains a library that stocks books and reference materials. Lake Otis Elementary School is a part of the Anchorage School District, which also governs over 15 middle and high schools. The Anchorage School District additionally operates various vocational and charter schools. The district serves nearly 50,000 students. Its schools offer lessons in language arts, math and social studies.