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Photo: JDHS team wins national competition and on weekends. "We have a good program and good students that work hard on this project," said teacher Craig Mapes, the team's sponsor. Various local construction-affiliated groups helped pay for the team's trip.
Student Artists in the Spotlight

The following students are seniors in Craig Mapes' Creative Woods II class at Juneau-Douglas High School...and pour the resin over it." Creative woods teacher, Craig Mapes, says: "I would like to think of the class as an 'applied...
'Saw Stop' thank you

Juneau-Douglas High School students in Craig Mapes' Creative Woods class pose Tuesday next to their new "Saw Stop" safe table saw that the Southeast Alaska Building Industry Association...
Vocational program looks to rebuild

When you ask how much value Juneau-Douglas High School and the district places on vocational education, Craig Mapes, a veteran shop teacher at JDHS will say $17 - that's how much the high school spends per student in his woodworking class...
Check it out

...year's proceeds. From back row left: Stan Ridgeway and Eric Simpson of the Juneau Dipsticks; vocational teachers Craig Mapes, Steve Squires and Andy Bullick; JDHS Assistant Principal Dale Staley; and student Jason Riederer. From front row...
High school students win construction competition

...The JDHS students scored high enough to have placed fourth among two-year colleges, who competed separately, said Craig Mapes, a JDHS vocational teacher. The students' task was to develop working drawings such as a floor plan and elevations...
Juneau teachers recount Thailand tsunami's horror

Early on the morning of Dec. 26, Juneau teachers Craig Mapes and Kathleen Wiest decided to take one last look around Karon Beach on Phuket Island, Thailand, before flying inland, back to...
Read the fine print before voting on Prop 1 undeveloped land for development. So if you are voting yes on Proposition 1 to get city sewer, be advised that you may receive some service after new development and greater density development areas are served first. Craig Mapes Juneau
Juneau-Douglas High School honors students' efforts during Wednesday ceremony

...served as good ambassadors for the high school French program. Edward A. Clum, senior. Nominated by Carol May and Craig Mapes, math and building construction. Clum received the award for excelling in geometry this semester with a commitment...
School board: District is short on voc-ed classes

...But the high school wood shop is used for one period a day for one semester, said construction and wood shop teacher Craig Mapes. Meanwhile, the school offers four years of four different foreign languages, he said. ``Truly it's an allocation...


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