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Hicks selected as Mendenhall River Community School principal

The Juneau School District chose James Hicks of Sublimity, Ore. as the new principal for Mendenhall River Community School on Wednesday. Hicks replaces Patty Newman who left the position to become director of curriculum and instruction...
Thank you from Mendenhall River Community School

The staff, students and families at Mendenhall River Community School would like to extend our sincere gratitude...Station and Misti Neville. Patty Newman, Mendenhall River Community School Principal
Bill would halt Marie Drake renovation I needed to say it."Also at the top of the district's list of school projects are renovations to Mendenhall River Community School, which has racked up 144 deferred maintenance items. Fixing them all would cost an estimated $22 million...
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A simple request

My name is Brian. I am a fifth grader at Mendenhall River Community School. I would like to talk about a littering problem in Juneau...they get into town.Sincerely, Brian B.5th grader at Mendenhall River Community School
Puppets take to the classrooms

...with the Giant Puppet Project brought their vision from the streets to the schools this week. Students at Mendenhall River Community School worked with Daniel Polnau, Patty Mitchell and Robert Lockheed to create person-sized - and bigger - puppets...
Slam dunk against bullying and drugs

...came to Juneau this week for tricks, tournaments and some life lessons on staying off drugs and in school. Mendenhall River Community School and Riverbend Elementary held assemblies on bullying and drug-use prevention, which kicked off Sunday...
Students learn about tribal traditions a cultural luncheon showcasing art and notebooks filled with research. Fourth and fifth-graders at Mendenhall River Community School have spent the last three weeks creating native dolls and dioramas detailing specific native tribes in each...
Juneau educators train in the art of teaching

...and then narrow it down to a handful of the most important points for each school's individual needs.Mendenhall River Community School Principal Kathryn Milliron said the strategy of "noticing when students are not engaged" is the most important...
Budget biggest issue at school board meeting

...Miller suggested there will be upgrades to transportation safety at both Gastineau Community School and Mendenhall River Community School, with construction "nearly promised" on Douglas Highway during the 2015 or 2016 construction seasons and...
Photos: Puppet project

Kindergarten students at Mendenhall River Community School sketch their favorite animals for a life-size puppet.


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