Educator Spotlight: Sunshine Winn

...for four years, and third grade for six years at MRCS. My first year of teaching was at Glacier Valley and Auke Bay elementary schools as the librarian.Tell us about your family.I met my husband, Bob, in high school back in 1994. We were...
Educator Spotlight: Jenna Wiersma

...worked with children her entire life, helping them learn new skills that are essential in life. She teaches at Auke Bay Elementary School in the Developmental Communications Program for students in grades K-3.How many years have you been teaching...
Juneau winner for Alaska Geography Bee

...Harborview Elementary School; Tias Carney, fifth grade, Gastineau Elementary School; Darin Tingey, fifth grade, Auke Bay Elementary School; and Ben Ng, seventh grade, Floyd Dryden Middle School.Ng is the third student from Juneau to win the Alaska...
Auke Bay to merge the old with the new

Auke Bay is planning to revamp its isolated community to create a bustling residential and commercial hub.
Local teacher honored with DSE inaugural award

Auke Bay Elementary School second grade teacher Allie Smith's students play games, measure snow and watch for seasonal changes in the outdoors. The other...
My Turn: Juneau's best elementary school is ...

...score at each school.Now, I thought that the results would be close or ambiguous - that was not the case. Auke Bay Elementary School was the clear winner by a mile, having the highest percentage of students receiving a score of "advanced...
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...
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...
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
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...


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