Photos: Puppet project

Kindergarten students at Mendenhall River Community School sketch their favorite animals for a life-size puppet.
Learn about SE birds through Community Schools course

...March 26, and April 2, 9, 16 and 23.Registration can be done online at the Juneau Community School site (find it by searching for "Juneau Community School"). Class size is limited. For more specifics and additional class information contact...
Thanks for keeping Gastineau Community School fed

...members for the most generous monetary gift to the Gastineau Community School's breakfast program. Rest assured, the funds will be most...coordinator, Douglas United Methodist Church and Gastineau Community School Breakfast Program
Increased cigarette tax to get public hearing

...meeting are:? An ordinance appropriating funds for school district facilities renovation and repair for Gastineau Community School from an insurance settlement.? An ordinance to change the remote subdivisions area map for Hidden Valley Tract...
Teacher feels ostracized for pot confession

Mendenhall River Community School fifth grade teacher Adam Berkey, who confessed to marijuana use last month, says he and his wife have felt ostracized in the...
Slam dunk against bullying and drugs

...Juneau this week for tricks, tournaments and some life lessons on staying off drugs and in school. Mendenhall River Community School and Riverbend Elementary held assemblies on bullying and drug-use prevention, which kicked off Sunday night at...
Students learn about tribal traditions

...cultural luncheon showcasing art and notebooks filled with research. Fourth and fifth-graders at Mendenhall River Community School have spent the last three weeks creating native dolls and dioramas detailing specific native tribes in each Alaska...
Photo: Native studies

Fourth-graders Cedar Johnson, left, and Taryn Wright look at dolls dressed in traditional Tlingit blankets Wednesday at Mendenhall River Community School. A cultural celebration luncheon was held between three fourth-grade classes that studied the Native people of Alaska.
Teacher faces fallout from pot confession

...and community members after admitting he smokes marijuanaAdam Berkey, a fifth grade teacher at Mendenhall River Community School who possesses a medical marijuana license, published a My Turn column Wednesday in the Empire that describes his...
Educator Spotlight: Elisabeth Hauser

...This segment profiles Gastineau Community School Kindergarten teacher Elisabeth...taught kindergarten at Gastineau Community School. Tell us about your educational...important. I love being a part of a community school and have found that I have been...


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