Sand Lake Elementary School serves students in kindergarten through grade six. It provides classes in various subjects, such as music, art, and physical and health education. The school organizes science and engineering fairs. It additionally operates a parent-teacher association. Sand Lake 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, science, English and social studies.