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Auke Bay playground revamp gains momentum

...refurbishing of existing equipment was not included due to exhausted funds elsewhere.Hoover said the Auke Bay Parent Teacher Association was close to saving $30,000 for the project, but with the board's help, two-year's worth of additional...
My Turn: Should public school funds be used for education?

...election flyers promoting bonds, etc. They have to use proxy groups funded by construction companies and parent-teacher associations.This is because under the current regulation:"(A) A school district may not appropriate or spend school...
Alaska Women's Hall of Fame inducts 2 from Juneau

...achievement in conservation.Marie DarlinDarlin's history of service began with the PTA.She helped to form Parent-Teacher Associations at the Juneau schools, from Douglas to Auke Bay. It wasn't long before she was serving on the school board...
Soldotna students pick their pumpkins

...side-by-side in the recreation fields behind the school at the start of "Pumpkins in the Playground."Parent Teacher Association secretary Annie Massey headed the event, with the PTA and the school staff ready to assist. A Washington state...
School bond group donors face election fines

...companies, unions and others who might benefit from work that would come from the passage of school bonds. Parent-teacher association members also contribute.Wohlforth and Bell said these fines could deter people and groups from contributing...
Education debate has more than two sides

...the National Education Association-Alaska, Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, United Way of Alaska, Alaska Parent Teachers Association and Citizens for the Educational Advancement of Alaska's Children. Factors considered for improving student...
Senate committee hears LGBTQ non-discrimination bill

...need for the legislation. Anchorage resident Victoria Green said she is an active member of her children's Parent-Teacher Association, as well as a church-goer, property owner and U.S. Air Force veteran. "And I am a lesbian," she...
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Finding a powerful peace in times of hostility

...planning to effectively meet and exceed his strength in tactics, tanks or training. In the case of the local parent-teacher association or in office politics, however, improved understanding lets us measure not only how back-biting and unreasonable...
Budding Photographer

...7-year-old Auke Bay Elementary School student, took a photograph that could win an award in the National Parent Teacher Association's Reflections Program. "This is her second year entering the contest," said Suzanne Johnston, Kasandra's...
Neighbors mailbox

...They all helped students get to the race, on the race course and playground after the run. The Harborview Parent Teacher Association, lead by Marna McGonegal, did its usual excellent job serving hot dogs, carrots, pretzels and ice water...


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