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Election season opens

...district.The seats occupied by Mayor Merrill Sanford and school board members Andrea Story, Phyllis Carlson and Destiny Sargeant are area-wide - anyone in the CBJ may run for those seats. To run for office, a candidate must have the signatures...
Juneau school board approves charter school through 2026

...members pulled back from making changes to the proposed motion to approve the charter for 10 years. Board member Destiny Sargeant said the board has "historically said no to some things if we didn't believe they could be accommodated," but...
PE benched with new requirements

...enrolled to cover that cost."Some of the kids will do a lot better not in classes of 58," school board member Destiny Sargeant said.Sargeant said the independent study option is ideal because students could have a choice.The Program Evaluation...
School board approves language arts curriculum purchase our district, but Glenn helped us string them together into a beautiful necklace," she said.Board member Destiny Sargeant told Gelbrich that he'll be sorely missed. He taught the board to have "laser focus" on student success, she...
Update: Juneau school board votes to ban middle school athletics travel

...responsible for all costs of the trip, including substitute teachers to replace the traveling coaches.Board member Destiny Sargeant suggested adding a sunset date to the policy change so the issue could be re-evaluated in 2016, but the board rejected...
Board praises role of cultural educators

...Heritage Institute's Jackie Kookesh and Goldbelt Heritage Foundation's Dionne Cadiente-Laiti.Board member Destiny Sargeant said after the presentations that she doesn't want to see the school programs come to an end."We waited too long...
Former school board member seeks return this year

...Wednesday that she intends to run for the Juneau School District's Board of Education this year.Clinical psychologist Destiny Sargeant took advantage of the slightly delayed start to Wednesday's Juneau Local Emergency Planning Committee meeting to...
And then there were three... for school board board's incumbent vice president, Andrea Story, filed for reelection Aug. 3. Former school board member Destiny Sargeant, a clinical psychologist, turned in her signatures Thursday.Since there are three school board seats up for election...
Clerk's office finalizes October ballot

...appear on the ballot.School board incumbents Phyllis Carlson and Andrea Story are running for reelection, with Destiny Sargeant, Michelle Johnston and Will Muldoon rounding out the field of five candidates.The first proposition on the ballot...
Carlson transitions into new role with state

...vying for three seats on the school board. Andrea Story, vice president of the board, is also seeking reelection. Destiny Sargeant, Will Muldoon and Michelle Johnston are also seeking seats on the board.The election will be held Oct. 2...


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