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Low enrollment equals $287K loss for JSD

...enrollment. Montessori Borealis, projected to have 170 students its first year, exceeded 175 students.Gastineau Elementary School lost 54 students, the greatest year-to-year drop in a single school.Financially, this absence in the...
In tougher tests, Juneau students beat state average

...went to Auke Bay Elementary, where 54.85 percent of students met standards in English language skills. At Gastineau Elementary School, 49.65 percent of students tested met standards for math skills.The Juneau Community Charter School reported...
Schools see sub shortage

...number of teachers routinely pitch in."Principals also come to bat for missing teachers from time to time. Gastineau Elementary School principal Brenda Edwards said in her four years in her post, this year has been the most challenging when...
Death Notice: Sophia Cecielia Toupin of her children. She most recently worked for the Juneau School District as the Rally site manager at Gastineau Elementary School. She is survived by her brothers, Walter and Eddy; sisters, Sunny and Diana; sons, James, Chris and...
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Planned Parenthood discusses 'the talk'

About a dozen parents met in the Gastineau Elementary School library Tuesday night to talk about "the talk" with a representative from Planned Parenthood. The goal of the event, a sex-ed-ed...
Lessons before the school bell

...entire morning, but it didn't end when the students stepped onto school grounds.As Miller exited the bus at Gastineau Elementary School that morning to speak with the principal, he saw Sletten walking in, too. He had two book bags with him...
DIA still seeks memorial for school burial ground

There were more than bodies unearthed at Gastineau Elementary School on June 21, 2012. A history of discrimination was also brought to light.Since the day the remains of five individuals - including...
Photo: Skating on pennies

Gastineau Elementary School Principal Brenda Edwards, dressed as something like disco Abe Lincoln, rollerskates down the school's hallway through streamers...
Photos: Junior Achievement

...her classmates during a graphic example of global economic during a Junior Achievement in a Day program at Gastineau Elementary School on Wednesday. Volunteers throughout Juneau presented programs about various aspects of financial literacy...
Bright moments in the Arts 2014 of the things that makes me love Juneau the most.? Gastineau Sing-Along: Every Friday morning at Gastineau Elementary School there is a school-wide sing-along with music teacher Patrick Murphy. All student and staff, and quite...


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