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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...
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.
'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...
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...
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...
JDHS builders compete in national contest

...members of the National Home Builders Association Student Chapter at Juneau-Douglas High School and their advisor, Craig Mapes, left for Atlanta on Tuesday to present their designs for a Myrtle Beach, S.C., Habitat for Humanity home at a...
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...
Design of a Playhouse

...the yard of the Weimer family by members of the construction class on the evening the Home Show closed, Feb. 24. Craig Mapes, the instructor for the Juneau-Douglas High School construction class, tagged along to see the reactions of the...
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...
Coeur Alaska needs a better solution

...and cheaper to dispose of chemically treated mine waste in a freshwater lake, but it is the wrong thing to do. I urge Coeur Alaska to come up with a better solution to the mine waste. Sound off on the important issues at Craig Mapes Douglas


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