Local teacher takes home top prize

...of Education and Early Development named Meiners Alaska's 2016 teacher of the year at Saturday's Association of Alaska School Boards meeting in Anchorage. The award comes after a series of nominations, letters of recommendations, and personal...
Region volleyball tourney begins Friday separate locations is this is the first year with just Mt. Edgecumbe and Sitka after Petersburg opted down," Alaska School Activities Association Representative Andrew Friske said. "It was a cost thing. My guess is after this year it will...
Schools in jeopardy

...numbers.The Twin Hills community, along with other Alaska schools, started letter writing campaigns to the governor...Alaska Superintendents Association, the Association of Alaska School Boards, the Twin Hills Village Council, the First...
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Ruffin leading Juneau swimmers

...School junior Mia Ruffin is seeded first in the girl's 100 yard breaststroke after the preliminary swims at the 2015 Alaska School Activities Association First National Bank Alaska Swim/Dive State Championships.Ruffin posted a 1:07.34 on...
Making state, one stroke at a time

...despite the pain and hardship of injury.Juneau-Douglas High School junior Sarah Mertz, age 16, qualified for the Alaska School Activities Association state championships as the fourth-place finisher in the Region V meet in Sitka last weekend...
Crimson Bears earn region swim title

...freshman Noatak Post 25.58).Ketchikan junior boy Kegan Rhein was the only diver and scored 291.35 points.The Alaska School Activities Association state swim and dive championships are Friday and Saturday at the Bartlett High School pool in...
Kenai Peninsula College prepares to go smoke-free

...2014, which also includes a $50 fine for littering tobacco-related materials.When the ban takes effect, the Alaska schools will be among more than 1,600 U.S. colleges and universities that have gone smoke free.___Information from...
Lawmaker wants to increase requirements for schools

...increase to the minimum number of students required to make schools eligible for state funding.KTUU-TV reported that Alaska schools must have at least 10 students enrolled in order to receive funding from the state government. Wasilla State Rep...
Dance teams begin grind teams actually require just as much dedication, athleticism and adherence to studies as any other sport on the Alaska School Activities Association calendar.TMHS captain Myrica Wildes has been a Falcons dancer four years."I have been dancing...
TMHS' Bear-Clark and Quinto, JDHS' Hickok earn top football honors

The trip to the Alaska School Activities Association state football championship semifinals may have ended the Thunder Mountain High School Falcons' season...


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