Congrats, grads!

...added."Life will figure itself out," Barnhill said.Reishus-O'Brien is the son of Juneau School District Board of Education member Sean O'Brien, who gave the class' Declaration of Graduation along with fellow board member Lisa Worl...
With Legislature stuck in limbo, school board passes twin budget plans

The Juneau Board of Education has approved two budget options, and picking the final one will depend on the budget to be passed by the Alaska Legislature...
School board approves charter school contract

The Juneau Board of Education voted during its regular meeting on Tuesday to approve the Juneau Community Charter School's annual contract. The board also...
My Turn: Time to revisit rural education

...specific purpose. Gov. Hammond was an advocate of public education. After successfully creating and insulating the Board of Education from anticipated whims of any future governor or Legislature, he turned his eyes to how Alaska's public education...
School board OKs special election

The Juneau Board of Education has voted unanimously in favor of a special bond election designed to beat an Alaska Legislature-imposed deadline.If the election...
Joint session planned, bucking Walker for those nominees or recognize that some might not be confirmed.Walker's new appointment to the state board of education was announced in the House on Wednesday and in the Senate on Thursday. The nomination was made after a prior nominee...
State | AK legislature
Gov forces House's hand after canceled confirmation vote

...state Board of Fisheries and Craig Richards, Walker's pick for attorney general and former law partner.State Board of Education Chair Esther Cox ended up withdrawing from reappointment because of attacks from conservative groups, said Senate...
State | AK legislature
Pure Sole: Athletics and activities and math are permitted to travel.Why?There is a question and answer portion from a Juneau School District Board of Education regular meeting that I have been referred to, from a Sept. 10, 2013 meeting.The following are MY picks: Question...
My Turn: Merging high schools is in students' best interests to vote on. It is time for a new committee. Recently, Superintendent Mark Miller proposed to the Juneau Board of Education that the sports of the two high schools be merged and/or modified. Then the Empire editorial called for the full...
Juneau School District may have missed deadline for state help on Marie Drake construction

...reimbursement disappears. When the moratorium ends in 2020, that maximum percentage drops to 50 percent. The Juneau Board of Education voted during a special meeting on April 21 to request a special election to vote on a school construction bond for...


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