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School enrollment slightly higher than expected

...projected. On the other end, guesses for Mendenhall River and Harborview elementary schools were too high.District administrators made a decision last week to advertise for an additional math and science teacher for DHMS, Means said. The...
Charter school gets new teachers, needs more kids

...connecting the school's teachers.The charter school's new facilitating teacher is former Chatham School District administrator Cynthia McFeeters, who has worked in the Angoon district since 2004. She has experience working with "diverse...
Superintendent talks bargaining, testing

...non-adversarial bargaining, instead of sitting across the table from one another, head-to head, teachers and district administrators sit side by side around the table. The two parties "set criteria ahead of time" and stick to it through out...
School board approves language arts curriculum purchase

...500,000 was budgeted for the curriculum, and three different programs were considered by a committee of 27 district administrators, staff members and parents. Curricula renewal meetings began in October. The three language arts curricula...
Finalists named for Floyd Dryden principal

...Holly Cervin, Angoon's Chatham School District principal; Jim Thompson, Nampa, Idaho's Nampa School District administrator; and Mary Kramer, Oregon High School associate principal in Oregon, Wisc.Final interviews of the four took...
Riverbend Elementary School gets new boss from Haines

...principal Tom Milliron's plans to retire at the end of the school year. The job posting is already online and district administrators have already "talked with a couple people internally," Gelbrich said."(School board member Lisa) Worl...
JSD: Little-known program makes big difference

...program is a big-ticket item, and one the community budget committee thinks should be eliminated completely.District administrators, principals, teachers and students have spoken against cutting the program, saying the benefits outweigh the...
Local | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: The committee has spoken

...students for college.Essentially, the committee proposed doing away with the very things that principals and district administrators have lobbied to retain. The Juneau Board of Education has the difficult choice of deciding which group has the...
District sticks with teacher cuts

...Gelbrich said. The teacher additions and credit recovery program aim to turn this around, he said.Gelbrich said district administrators agreed on the budget proposal, "as near unanimous as you can get without being unanimous."During her testimony...
Juneau school board upholds middle school travel ban

...meeting, district Superintendent Glenn Gelbrich presented the administration's revised fiscal year 2015 budget. District administrators tweaked the budget based on a proposal from the community budget committee.The revised budget adopted one of...


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