My Turn: Juneau's best elementary school is ...

...close or ambiguous - that was not the case. Auke Bay Elementary School was the clear winner by a mile, having the highest...Riverbend have some solid performers. And finally, Auke Bay elementary school is very strong academically, and must be doing...
Waa sa iyatee?

...said.Ellen Story, Mallory's sister, attended a recent workshop. She's a special education teacher at Auke Bay Elementary School and has taught some of the language in her classes and morning meetings.Workshop attendee Kevin Koenig, 26...
Home grown talent for school children. In Juneau, JAMM began at Glacier Valley and has now expanded to Riverbend and Auke Bay elementary schools, engaging hundreds of local students. Read more at
Spreading JAMM

...district, Heagy said.JAMM is in its fifth year and has expanded from Glacier Valley to include Riverbend and Auke Bay elementary schools. It has also expanded from Kindergarten to upper-level programs.Further, it is more than just violins...
Arts benefactor donates $100K

...children during and after school. The program serves close to 500 students at Glacier Valley, Riverbend and Auke Bay elementary schools.Maas and his wife, Kathy, have been integral members of Juneau's arts scene for decades. Maas was one...
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Juneau schools improve district-wide

...those kids and to intervene in a way that's meaningful to them?"The highest ASPI score in the district is at Auke Bay Elementary School, which earned a 93.91 out of 100. No JSD school has a five-star rating. Only 52 of 503 Alaska schools...
June indictments: Grand theft auto, assault and drugs

...was charged with third-degree criminal mischief and first-degree vehicle theft for damaging the property of Auke Bay Elementary School and stealing a car on Dec. 27. Those are class "C" felonies that can be punishable by up to five years in...
Special delivery: Frozen sperm and a litter of rare pups

...But her husband started searching dogs on the internet and Boochever, then a librarian and music teacher at Auke Bay Elementary School, began bringing home books on various dog breeds. It was Miller who came across the Stabyhoun, a dog that...
Honoring Eagle Scouts fire safety program in the Juneau area. Bradley Peterson constructed a set of stairs for trail behind Auke Bay Elementary School. Kieran Poulson-Edwards constructed terraced planting beds at the entrance to the Resurrection Lutheran Church...
District sticks with teacher cuts

...a number of people," she said. "But it really sounds like curriculum is the way we need to be moving."Auke Bay Elementary School second-grade teacher Allison Smith said she had just been given samples of the three curricula in late January...


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