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Correction

In Friday's article "District plans teacher cuts," all data and information is based on estimates by the Juneau School District and the budget process is still in the planning stages. No final decisions have been made yet.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-20
Local
Digital art contest honors former teacher Jan Neimeyer

More than 50 Juneau School District middle and high school students submitted photos and short videos to the Jan Neimeyer iDida Juneau Contest, organized by the TMHS...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-01-22/digital-art-contest-honors-former-teacher
Art
Freshmen dropped from PE option

The Juneau School District school board on Tuesday night approved a PE alternative option for high school students after discussing a mandatory term paper...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-19/freshmen-dropped-pe-option
Local
JSD plans to expand Tlingit education program to all students

The Juneau School District plans to expand the teaching of Tlingit culture and language at...complete by April.Although high school graduation rates for the Juneau School District in total have increased to nearly 80 percent and all six elementary...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-14/jsd-plans-expand-tlingit-education-prog
Local
District plans teacher cuts

...and high schools across the Juneau School District congregated at a budget discussion...negotiations between JEA and Juneau School District began this week.Educators...based on estimates by the Juneau School District and the budget process is still...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-16/district-plans-teacher-cuts
Local
Middle school sports policies may change travel ban tide

...on the school district's athletic philosophy quickly turned to arguments to reinstate middle school travel. Juneau School District Activities Advisory Committee member Haifa Sadighi said she was a proponent of revisiting the policy, which banned...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-13/middle-school-sports-policies-may-chang
Local
Crimson Bears leading scorer removed from team

...team. JSD Superintendant Mark Miller told the Empire on Wednesday it was due to for unspecified violations of Juneau School District and Alaska School Activities Association policies.The Empire has decided to not list the infraction because...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-01-08/crimson-bears-leading-scorer-removed-t
Sports
Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Jan. 12, 2015

...watchdogs when it comes to politics in Alaska, and she was a good one.Thumbs up to a good lunch. Last year, the Juneau School District took a risk by switching to a new, more expensive school lunch provider. The school board put $50,000 more...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-01-12/thumbs-thumbs-down-jan-12-2015
Opinion
Juneau schools spice up meal programs

Juneau School District's School Lunch Advisory Board is praising its new "food service provider" as school budget planning begins for 2016. NANA...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-11/juneau-schools-spice-meal-programs
Local
Recreational facilities face frugal future

...recovery for the pools was at about 38 percent through 2010 but dropped in 2011 to about 30 percent, not including Juneau School District use. The number of users has mainly dropped, Millhorn said, because costs rise but wages have not followed...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-09/recreational-facilities-face-frugal-fut
Local

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