The truth about Juneau teens and sex: It's not what you (or they) think

...their schools," she said.AWARE surveyed students from Juneau-Douglas High School and Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School in February and March to better understand what social norms exist, or are perceived to exist, that may contribute...
Congrats, grads!

...she said after the Sunday event at Centennial Hall. Latu and 29 of her classmates graduated from Juneau's alternative high school.Latu wore one fresh flower lei from Hawaii and a fabric one made by her aunt."You'll see a lot of the Polynesian...
School receives another threat

...Valley were placed in lockdown mode for about 45 to 50 minutes Monday afternoon. JDHS and Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School received sinister calls April 27 that prompted them and other schools to go into "stay-put mode," a lesser...
School board OKs special election

...million for renovations to the Marie Drake building, which houses Montessori Borealis and Yakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School, and $1 million for repairs to Juneau-Douglas High School. A more exact estimate of costs for the Marie Drake...
Bill would halt Marie Drake renovation

...would probably have to wait five years to get that funding."The building, which houses Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School, the expanding Montessori Borealis school and HomeBRIDGE, is already operating on borrowed time, according...
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Celebrate Juneau grads this weekend

...celebration for many in Juneau as all three high schools celebrate graduation commencement.Yakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School will hold its ceremony at 1 p.m. at Centennial Hall. Thunder Mountain High School's ceremony will be at...
Another school locked down and police officials have described as threatening.Juneau-Douglas High School and Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School received sinister calls last Monday that prompted them and other schools to go into "stay-put mode," a lesser...
Traditional healing for a healthy self

Health students at Yakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School are learning about social, emotional, mental and physical health, which includes use of a prickly plant native to Southeast...
City committee to handle all things weed

...The education systems are struggling currently with their budgets," 15-year-old Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School student Cain Ramsey told the Empire after the meeting.He said his parents encouraged him to attend the meeting...
Juneau School District may have missed deadline for state help on Marie Drake construction on a school construction bond for the renovation of the Marie Drake building, housing Yaakoosge Daakahidi Alternative High School and Montessori Borealis school. The district and school board acted under the impression the moratorium would...


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