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Senate committee moves gov's education omnibus bill

...percent to 80 percent. It also contained a measure for retroactive reimbursement of $128,000 to the Lake and Peninsula School District for work on Port Alsworth school.Huggins objected when it was discovered no fiscal note was attached but...
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Kenai superintendent resigns for new UA position

...Atwater, who was Alaska's Superintendent of the Year in 2013, came to Kenai six years ago from the Lake and Peninsula School District in King Salmon.The board says it has three options to replace Atwater: conduct a national search for...
Save Our Salmon claims Pebble supporters campaigned illegally at Nondalton School

...immediately investigate to determine whether this political conduct violates state law. It also asks the Lake and Peninsula School District superintendent and other officials to immediately instruct all schools that political activity related to...
APOC dismisses school campaigning complaint

...He states they were removed and the district will determine if the students violated any regulations.Lake and Peninsula School District Chief Operating Officer Rick Luthi said it's amazing that this attention came about at Nondalton. He...
State names delegates to U.S. Senate youth program

Madison Manning, a senior at Meshik School in Port Heiden in the Lake and Peninsula School District, and Thomas Krasnican, a junior at Service High School in the Anchorage School District, are Alaska's delegates to the United...
Federal grant at UAS prepares Alaska Natives to be teachers

...brings Native education students to UAS, called Preparing Indigenous Teachers for Alaska Schools. The Lake and Peninsula School District near Bristol Bay loses more than a third of its staff each year, for example. Kake's turnover rate was...
Schools welcome $1 billion

...because it's not going to accommodate those increases," Comeau said. Superintendent Steve Atwater of the Lake and Peninsula School District also viewed the Senate's action as a positive step. "And it's one all school districts are happy to...
Principal candidates tout experience in Oxnard, Calif., and in Haines. And he has worked for the Alaska Gateway School District and the Lake and Peninsula School District. Hebhardt said his vision of educational excellence is that all students have the opportunity to learn...
Alaska woman killed in animal attack

...11 inches tall and was an athletic person, an avid runner, according to her family. Officials from the Lake and Peninsula School District said Berner, who was new to Chignik Lake, left work at the end of the day Monday to go for a run. The...
Finalists chosen for state education commissioner post

...finalists are Steve Atwater, John Holst and Larry LeDoux. Atwater, of King Salmon, is superintendent of the Lake and Peninsula School District. Holst, of Sitka, is a consultant specializing in school improvement and school district improvement...


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