Mendenhall River students name their new wingman

Mendenhall River Community School held an election Wednesday to choose the name for their new mascot. In a day-long voting session, students in all 14 classes...
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...
Glen Ray elected to national tai chi community board of directors

...Chi for Health classes are conducted in Juneau, Anchorage, Barrow, Homer, as well as in communities throughout the U.S.Mr. Ray teaches tai chi in Juneau through Catholic Community Services, Rainforest Yoga and Community Schools.
Arts institute aims to activate young brains

...from art organizations.One of the strengths of the institute, according to Stomberg, is the coordination that must happen to bring the event to a community."It's a nice intersection of community, schools and the arts," she said.
Juneau's HoopTime basketball boys second at Las Vegas

...formidable foe. We put Juneau and HoopTime on the map, winning two trophies and individual medals." The team thanked Community Schools, City and Borough of Juneau, and the many sponsors who donated to the program.HoopTime's Alaska players were...
Charter school gets new teachers, needs more kids the Angoon district since 2004. She has experience working with "diverse families and experience working in a community school," Stanley said.McFeeters will keep all the teachers working toward the same goal, he said."The facilitating...
Thanks from Juneau Fast Break Basketball Camp

...Commercial Signs & Printing, Oliver's Trophies and Engraving, McDonald's, KINY Radio, Kimmel Athletic Supply, Community Schools and RALLY.The Juneau Fast Break Basketball Camp will return in June of 2015.College Division Special Awards...
Thank you from JUUF

...learn and worship joyfully and we are better for it.Thanks also go out to the Congregation Sukkat Shalom and Juneau Community Schools for allowing JUUF to rent spaces in which to gather and explore a free and responsible search for truth and meaning...
Auke Bay Elementary celebrates new building

...Thursday) to be a celebration of moving in and being here, but we also wanted to thank the greater Auke Bay community," school principal Lori Hoover said.Major components of the $17 million construction project, which completely overhauled...
Gastineau school hosts first Art Walk

Gastineau Community School will hold its first Art Gallery Walk, featuring art from every...The Art Walk will include food in the school commons. Gastineau Community School is located at 1507 3rd Street in Douglas. For more information...


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