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Concerns block STEM charter school

...during Tuesday night's meeting, as two outgoing members said their goodbyes.Exiting members Phyllis Carlson and Destiny Sargeant received certificates of appreciation and cutting boards made by Thunder Mountain High School students as parting gifts...
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...
Miller's contract extended to 2018

...regardless of quantitative access."Most people run their households on zero-based budgets," board member Destiny Sargeant said, explaining that the system of essentials over a wish-list would be well understood by members of the community...
Only incumbents file for open seats

...continue to work on having a statewide budget plan for our district."The terms of board President Phyllis Carlson and Destiny Sargeant, who chairs the board's facilities committee, also expire this year. Neither Carlson or Sargeant have filed...
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...
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...
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...


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