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Carrots in big tussle against corn dogs for student loyalty

...If Mac's Cache sold only healthy food, it might not make enough money to break even, she said. Students at the open campus would leave school at lunch to buy unhealthy food, and some students who leave for lunch don't return for classes...
Off-campus teens anger Anchorage residents

...make it happen." Juneau-Douglas High School has an open campus, partly because it is overcrowded and doesn't have...closed campus. Some neighbors of Dimond Park have said an open campus would lead to trespassing on their property, noise...
Empire editorial: Striving for better education instead of just a hairline victory

...students can reap the much-touted advantages of smaller schools while attending a mid-sized campus. Talk of an open campus has fallen by the wayside. But offering somewhat different programs at each school and giving students the choice as...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...wouldn't be much smaller even in an open-campus plan, DeJong said. And if the...the school can still have an open campus. Some participants opposed a closed...a full schedule. At JDHS, an open campus, there aren't enough teachers...
When kitchens open, campuses may close control. Nave disagreed, saying it would lead to tension and bored students. "It's a break from class, and open campus is a break from school." he said. "It definitely takes off the pressure." Superintendent Peggy Cowan wouldn't...
Dimond Park high school planners choose an 'auditeria'

...time. Recently built South Anchorage High School has an auditeria. It uses its commons for dining. But it has an open campus, in which students can leave for lunch. The Dimond Park high school will be closed, said School Board member Bob...
School board candidates field questions at forum

...the question of returning to an open campus for ninth-grade through early 2003 when it was a full open campus, and I think it was fine for us...student, but her children had an open campus in Ketchikan."I'm very much...
What happens to freshmen grades?

...overcrowded, he said, and the open campus made skipping school easy...a much larger, more anonymous open campus where students have a lot more...said senior Anna Cross. The open campus also proves hazardous to some freshmen's...
Build the new high school and move on

...people inside the walls of our high school than in many Alaskan towns. Overcrowding is not always visible because an open campus relieves the appearance of congestion by allowing students to be out in the community during school hours. Community...
Students and officials discuss teen drug use

...that although they don't get high during school hours, they knew people who were stoned in class. Because of the open campus at the high school, it is easy to go somewhere secluded to smoke, the students said. At least 60 percent of graduating...


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