Empire Editorial: Here we go again ...

...parents and students are about to get another lesson from the school of hard knocks.Over the past four years, the Juneau School District has cut 155 positions and shaved more than $12 million from its annual budget. Now, it's being asked...
School budget crunch guide for 2016

The Juneau School Board has released four preliminary budget scenarios for 2016 after...required contribution ceiling for the City and Borough of Juneau.The Juneau School District was already facing a significant deficit for next year, and...
State will appeal school funding decision

...the current school year is $12,964,812. The maximum is about $25 million.Mark Miller, superintendent of the Juneau School District, said the effects of Judge Carey's decision will be limited in Juneau. The City and Borough of Juneau...
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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...
Police bust middle schoolers for drugs

...Juneau Police Department and the Juneau School District about incidents involving...resource officer Blain Hatch.The Juneau School District policy on drugs and alcohol...caught with drugs or alcohol on a Juneau School District campus, although to...
District considers deficit atop deficit

The Juneau School District is expected to take another blow, as reports from the Alaska Legislature and Gov. Bill Walker's draft budget suggest...
District plans teacher cuts

...middle and high schools across the Juneau School District congregated at a budget...Union negotiations between JEA and Juneau School District began this week.Educators...information is based on estimates by the Juneau School District and the budget process...
JSD plans to expand Tlingit education program to all students

The Juneau School District plans to expand the teaching of Tlingit culture and 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...

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.
Middle school sports seek assistance from public

The Juneau School District's Activities Advisory Committee is currently reviewing the...School Activities Philosophy mission statement is as follows:"The Juneau School District believes that co-curricular activities play a critical role...


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