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...children would speak the language."Examples Worl gave included ceremonies organized by Hans and Jessica Chester in Hoonah schools, where students spoke only Tlingit and had a translator for the parents in attendance; or the Latseen Hoop Camps...
Hoonah School District found liable in slashing

The Hoonah School District has been ordered to pay more than $80,000 to the victim...jury divided the liability. In the final judgment Collins ordered the Hoonah School District to pay $58,653 of the award, plus $23,750 in interest...
Hoonah grads head for high-powered colleges

...became harder, that she had to do well in school. That was "when I got my first C," she said. About half the Hoonah school's graduating class typically goes on to some kind of further education, but it's unusual for students to attend...
Ancient artifacts reclaimed, returned to Hoonah

...claim for those objects, Moss said. On Saturday, the objects will be shown to the public from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Hoonah school. "It's a big step for us, for our clan, to get repatriation of things that were taken from us without having...
$14.5 million in federal funds to boost Native school programs across the state

...the opportunity to study in their Native heritage language do better academically." In other Southeast grants, Hoonah schools received $269,128 for a program in which parents teach their children. And Craig schools received $353,168...
Crimson Bears finish undefeated at Small Schools Tournament

...complete the tournament. "By golly, they were 10-0 at the end of the day," Jackson said. Jackson checked with Hoonah school officials and made alternate travel arrangements for her team, who eventually made it back home in time to play at...
Wilson new executive director

...Association, doing intensive abuse counseling and substance abuse, domestic violence and violence prevention in the Hoonah School. Shanti of Southeast Alaska is committed to reducing the impact of HIV and AIDS in the region through prevention...
Marlene Johnson tends a garden of issues

...five children, 13 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Daughter Jodi Wise remembers her mother's 26 years on Hoonah School Board. Her mother played a major role in her children's efforts in school, said Wise, who also pointed to her...
Juneau Empire Archives for Tuesday, January 22, 2008

...proposal is irresponsible State's contract offer to supervisors is unacceptable Disappointed in the Juneau Empire over Hoonah school story Local Kensington owners buy Mexico mine King's dream alive in Juneau Photo: Winter training Alaska parents...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...thing, and it doesn't make us do things differently, because we were already in the direction of standards.'' Hoonah schools superintendent Bill Walz said his district also has been working toward the standards, but he's concerned the test...


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