Denali Rocks is BACK for 2022 in a real, in-person month-long celebration of Denali. This is our one and only fundraiser for the Denali Montessori PTSA and our goal is to raise $50,000. Follow our Facebook Page for regular updates.  Funds raised go directly to our school to support our students and build a strong school community.

We are still seeking donations for our online auction (STARTS APRIL 18th) and sponsors for school programs (listed below). If you are interested in being a donor or sponsor, email us at


New for 2022, we are celebrating Denali Rocks and our AMAZING Denali Community with a celebration on the Denali Playground on Friday April 29th. We’ll have a DJ, dancing, dance challenges, food trucks and just a whole lot of fun. We cannot wait to see you there – we have missed seeing everyone these last 2 years!

DETAILS: This Friday – April 29, 6-8:30 PM. Join us to celebrate Denali for a party on the Denali playground.

Admission is free, but your donations are very welcome.

Bring you kids, your friends, your neighbors – but please leave the dogs at home.
Recommended: Bring camp chairs or blankets and dress for the weather, the event is outside.

We will have DJ KDean leading us off for a dance party.
Food Trucks: Boom Ba Laddy’s and the Alaska Soft Serve Company. And Alaska Photobooth Company.
And most importantly – the people of Denali. This is the first big in-person event in over 2 years! We want to SEE you.
Denali Rocks the Playground is our final event Denali PTSA’s month-long fundraising campaign.



  • Alaska Montessori Conference, (Annual conference held at Denali),  $1000
  • Cross-Country Jamboree, $200
  • Sponsor a Teacher’s Montessori Training, $3000
  • Sponsor a Teacher’s Conference/ Professional Development Registration, $500+
  • School Mediator Program, $500
  • Back-To-School Picnic, $600
  • Fall Carnival, $1500
  • Or just an activity: Bouncy House: $400
  • Dance & DJ: $400             
  • Spelling Bee, $200
  • Math Olympiad, $200
  • National Geographic, Geography Bee, $200
  • Battle of the Books, $300
  • Winter Night/ Holiday Night, $600
  • Field Day, $200 
  • 6th Grade Recognition, $500
  • End-of-School Ice Cream Social, $1000    
  • Movie License for the School (used for Movie Nights and Classroom movies),  $500
  • Staff Appreciation Chair Massages, $800
  • Denali School Choir, $300


April 1 at 2:30pm: “JUST DANCE” KICK OFF Hosted by our very own Mr. Horning. Hey kids and teachers, let’s get this Denali Rocks Fund Drive started by dancing to this rhythm game in the comfort of your own classroom.

April 4: MATCH MONDAY We thank Paul’s Tree Service for offering their generous match up to $2,000. If you see Paul in the community, please tell him THANK YOU. Check out Paul’s Tree Service for your tree service needs – they are one of the original supporters of Denali Rocks!

APRIL 4-8: SPIRIT WEEK Show you Denali spirit all week long with daily themes

April 11: MATCH MONDAY. This Monday, REVELATE DESIGNS LLC will match up to $2000 of donations received. Revelate Designs LLC designs and produces gear for bikepacking. 

April 13: First Responders Appreciation Day (playground)

April 18 MATCH MONDAY with REMORA.APP  who will match up to $1,000. Remora is a mobile app that allows air carriers & users to easily coordinate cargo shipments throughout Alaska.

              ONLINE AUCTION GOES LIVE (auction ends April 30th

April 22 Denali Dads Fill the Boot,

               Bring Kindness Rocks back to school

April 25 Match Monday: Friends & Alumni of Denali, (up to $4,300)

April 29: DENALI ROCKS THE PLAYGROUND, 6-8:30 PM. Our finale celebration on the playground. .

April 30: ONLINE AUCTION ENDS at 9:00pm Visit, create an account, and bid