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Students take charge of learning, anti-bullying

...the general fund. The activities fund deficit was previously bankrolled with transportation funds, but Director of Administrative Services David Means said they can't keep taking money from transportation, especially in light of a potential need...
Alaska Gov.-elect Walker names 4 to key positions of universities and organizations from the eight Arctic nations.He said Guy Bell will be retained as director of administrative services for the governor's office.
School Board audit clean

...the nature of the $130,000 deficit, asking if it was a separate issue from the booster club deficit.Director of Administrative Services David Means clarified that the almost the deficit was referring to the fund paying for coaches' salaries...
Education funding picture still murky

...District, which recently passed a budget with $4.5 million in cuts, said David Means, the district's director of administrative services.In addition to $75 million in new funding to school districts, the bill includes about $24.3 million...
State | Local
House education plan saves Juneau $2.1M

...related to school size, means Juneau's increased funding would be about $2.1 million.According to JSD Director of Administrative Services David Means, increased funding from the state would mean the district could add back items recently cut...
State | Local | AK legislature
Committee advances school vouchers

...would have to be determined by subsequent legislation," said David Means, the Juneau School District's director of administrative services. "I would think the students who would enroll in private schools already go there."School board president...
State | AK legislature
How JSD spends its payroll

...interested in benefits, because that puts more money to the teachers' checkbooks," said David Means, the director of administrative services at JSD.The average total compensation for a teacher in Juneau - including salary, benefits and state-funded...
State | Local
Analysis: BSA increase would still mean bigger classes, fewer teachers

...increase the number of caseloads for special education teachers across the district. Bigger classesJSD Director of Administrative Services David Means told the Empire Friday that implementing the increased class sizes at Juneau's two main high...
State | Local | AK legislature
Schools facing $4.5M shortfall

...going to have to struggle at what activities they fund, and how they fund it," said David Means, the director of administrative services for the district.The budget committee will accept public comment at its next meeting on Tuesday, Jan...
State | Local
School District mulls union proposal

...student representative from JDHS, posed several questions about a $60,000 line-item for clocks at JDHS.Director of Administrative Services David Means said the more expensive clocks run about $200 each, and they are chosen to maintain the most...


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