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JSD, new superintendent seal the deal

...third-highest. The board decided to split the difference and set the salary at $162,000 per year. For comparison, the Anchorage School District hired its last superintendent, Jim Browder, at $180,000 per year, according to a report by the Anchorage...
Anchorage School District spending $6M on security

ANCHORAGE - The Anchorage School District plans to spend more than $6 million in state legislative grants on security upgrades following a safety review prompted...
Anchorage School Board OK's teachers' contract

ANCHORAGE ? The Anchorage School Board approved a three-year contract with teachers Monday and clarified the gift policy for parents who want to give them a little...
Anchorage school superintendent warns of layoffs

ANCHORAGE - Anchorage School Superintendent Carol Comeau says there will be layoffs and program cuts to make up an expected budget shortfall of $20 million...
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Anchorage School Board OKs $400K for police

ANCHORAGE - Losing school resource officers because of looming budget cuts is something the Anchorage School Board has decided not to accept. The board voted unanimously Tuesday to spend $400,000 to retain 18 of the police officers...
Anchorage school campus may add community center

ANCHORAGE - The Anchorage School Board has approved the idea of adding a community center at the West High and Romig Middle school campus. KTUU-TV reports the...
Anchorage school district may buy Birchwood site

ANCHORAGE - The Anchorage School District is looking to buy 15 acres in the Birchwood area for a new Chugiak-Eagle River elementary school. KTUU-TV reports...
Regional News
Anchorage School District to cut $15M

ANCHORAGE - The Anchorage School District has to cut $15 million to balance the $800 million budget for the next school year. Superintendent Carol Comeau told...
School association honors Southeast's Archie Young

...award-winning girls dance drill team at Chugiak High School in 1983. The Chaparrals were the only dance team in Anchorage School District history until she retired in 2007. Guided by Souter, the Chaparrals became ambassadors for the state of...
Success or bust?

...funding for a conventional neighborhood classroom," Josephson said. The Juneau School District, as well as the Anchorage School District and likely others, budgeted for their share of $25 million in one-time funding. That means the districts...
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