Juneau schools improve district-wide

...but two, as well as the HomeBRIDGE program and the Johnson Youth Center, received improved marks on the 2013-2014 Alaska School Performance Index compared to the year before. The ASPI is the state's new way to track schools' progress in reading...
Youth robotics teams need more coaches complete tasks and compete against others. FIRST operates nationwide and has picked up steam in Alaska. Twenty Alaska school districts participate in the program, state coordinator Rebecca Soza said.Soza spoke at Thursday's Juneau Chamber...
Officials question unauthorized 'law school' set to open in 2015

...Wisconsin Law School, was listed as a member of the Alaska school's Board of Overseers but said the position was "news...home in Cliffside Park, New Jersey, Field said the Alaska school is not a scam."A woman named Daun DeVore has been...
Alaska Sports Briefs

ASAA TO INDUCT HIGH SCHOOL HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2014ANCHORAGE, Alaska ? The Alaska School Activities Association announces the Class of 2014 Alaska High School Hall of Fame's 11 individuals will be inducted into the...
Pure Sole: My Nightmare

...the next time I toss and turn fitfully in my sleep.Editor Notes:Archie Young will be one of 11 individuals in the Alaska School Activities Association's Class of 2014 to be inducted into the Alaska High School Hall of Fame during a ceremony...
Vaccination fees waived in August

...nearly eliminated vaccine-preventable diseases that in the past caused significant illness and death," reads the Alaska School and Child Care Facility Immunization Manual. The fee waiver for August comes just in time to immunize children before...
Father, daughter inducted into ASAA Hall of Fame

ANCHORAGE - This year's Alaska School Activities Association Hall of Fame induction ceremony was a family affair for two members.KTVA reports (
JSD, new superintendent seal the deal

...have the fifth- or sixth-highest superintendent salary in the state, according to data from the Association of Alaska School Boards. At $165,000, Juneau would have the third-highest. The board decided to split the difference and set...
Contributions to Literacy in Alaska awards announced

...Kashunamiut School District of Chevak and the Association of Alaska School Boards, which produced an interactive reading program...Consortium for Digital Learning of the Association of Alaska School Boards. The two helped create a team which translated...
JDHS, South play historic game on state diamond

...have never been a part of a game like that."JDHS and South played 15 innings in their opening matchup of the 2014 Alaska School Activities Association state baseball tournament, topping the 9-6 Sitka win over Homer in 14 innings in 2005. Thursday's...


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