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Concerns block STEM charter school

...the proposed elementary STEM charter school failed to get the votes.More...separation from the purpose of a charter school and the hopeful founders would...working with Summit, said the charter school proponents were determined not...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-10-21/concerns-block-stem-charter-school
Local
My Turn: Should Alaska's education go Hawaiian?

...funded).? Transportation to school of choice (charter schools).? ELL, SPED and economically disadvantaged students...nation for a state education department (51st).? Charter school growth because applicants apply to the state board...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-10-19/my-turn-should-alaskas-education-go-h
Opinion
Middle school cross-country squads hold final race

...in 11:54; Juneau Community Charter School eighth-grader Eva Goering...Borealis 97, and Juneau Community Charter School 185.The boys race saw Floyd...39 finish with Juneau Community Charter School seventh-grader Finn Morley hitting...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-10-16/middle-school-cross-country-squads-hol
Sports
Five candidates, three spots

...budget issues is to stop unnecessary growth."It's my position that we need to keep in check the expansion of our charter school and side schools," Redmond said. "I think the ones that we have now do need to be funded properly and to continue...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-09-18/five-candidates-three-spots
Local
STEM school paused amid concerns

If a charter school in Alaska wants to set strict socioeconomic...between the district and Summit STEM Charter School, and said it wasn't a reality...income families."The purpose of a charter (school) is to provide a different school...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-09-16/stem-school-paused-amid-concerns
Local
Low enrollment equals $287K loss for JSD

...projected enrollment was 4,758 students. Of that 28-student drop, 24 students were missing from the Juneau Community Charter School's expected enrollment. Montessori Borealis, projected to have 170 students its first year, exceeded 175 students...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-11-11/low-enrollment-equals-287k-loss-jsd
Local
In tougher tests, Juneau students beat state average

...Gastineau Elementary School, 49.65 percent of students tested met standards for math skills.The Juneau Community Charter School reported the highest results for English and math in the district, 57.81 percent and 54.69 percent, respectively...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-11-10/tougher-tests-juneau-students-beat-stat
Local
'Sharing Our Knowledge' conference highlights crucial role of Tlingit elders

...ability in 2013, according to the Ka'iwak?loumoku Hawaiian Cultural Center. A bill supporting similar language charter schools in Alaska was introduced in March by Sitka Rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins, whom Martin praised along with Twitchell...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-11-04/sharing-our-knowledge-conference-highligh
Art
Yes or No?

...district with a simple answer: Yes or no? Here's their answers: Q: Do you support the creation of the Summit STEM charter school?Jason Hart: YesJosh Keaton: UndecidedEmil "Robert" Mackey: NoJeff Redmond: YesAndi Story: NoQ: In order...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-09-29/yes-or-no
Local
Five school board candidates debate future amid budget cuts

...whether to approve a proposed charter school and to draw district lines.Behind...expanding, but rather focusing on the charter school already in place.Keaton said...technology, engineering and math charter school would require would best be used...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-09-29/five-school-board-candidates-debate-fut
Local

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