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Metlakatla student expelled for bringing gun to school

...was confiscated. At no time was the handgun brought out and used to threaten other students or staff."Annette Island School District Superintendent Eugene Avey, in a phone interview Tuesday afternoon, confirmed that Lindsey had sent the...
House Finance hears student restraint bill

...she's on the honor roll with a staff that's now trained," Cyprus said.Superintendent Eugene Avey of the Annette Island School District said the key to diffusing situations was a trained staff."We had two children literally ransack the classroom...
Sampson to head Education

...School District from 1984 to 1994. He is a past special education director and federal programs director for Annette Island School District in Metlakatla. Sampson was named National Rural Superintendent of the Year in 1997 and Alaska Principal of...
State and local briefly

...won the Ketchikan job over two other candidates who were interviewed by the school board Friday. They were Annette Island School District Superintendent Bob Pratt and Ketchikan White Cliff Elementary School Principal Larry Eklund. Thirteen people...
Civics lesson leads to state playoffs

...They've heard our broken record before.'' Dave Dirksen of Metlakatla is the district administrator for the Annette Islands School District and represents Region V (Southeast Alaska) on ASAA's board. Dirksen, who is also the president of ASAA's...
Former Metlakatla teachers sue Southeast Alaska school district

KETCHIKAN - Six former Annette Island School District teachers are suing the Metlakatla-based...the State of Alaska." Venneberg said the Annette Island School District is a political subdivision of the State of...
Southeast trail projects receive funds

...previous funding to resurface and extend the Skater's Lake Trail, with assistance from volunteers with the Annette Islands School District School to Work Youth Program. The additional funding will also be used toward the long-term goals of lighting...
School construction up despite reduced capital budget

...sprinkler system upgrades, to multimillion dollar heating and ventilation system overhauls.Metlakatla's Annette Island School District Superintendent Eugene Avey said oftentimes rural communities do not have the tax bases with which to generate...
Annette Island renovates elementary

KETCHIKAN - Annette Island School District has received $14.5 million from the state to renovate Richard Johnson Elementary School.The school was originally built in...
Juneau to land more timber receipt funds

...and Yakutat have elected to work with the Forest Service on special projects, he said. In Metlakatla, the Annette Islands School District will receive $443,645, up from $99,627 last year. The already-budgeted funding helped ease cuts...


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