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Meet JDHS's new principal: Juneau's Paula Casperson

Surrounded by pictures of her family, Paula Casperson, the current assistant principal at Juneau-Douglas High School, sat atop the grey bouncy ball serving as her desk chair. The...
Congrats, grads!

...change, and they should, because we change."Juneau-Douglas High SchoolJuneau-Douglas High School Principal Paula Casperson told her 190 seniors that she had taken a poll - and the responses were strikingly similar.She asked the soon-to-be...
Celebrate Juneau grads this weekend

...awards breakfast at 8 a.m in the commons, followed by commencement practice and a release by noon. JDHS Principal Paula Casperson listed off even more events, including a scholarship night, senior awards and baccalaureate. After Sunday's commencement...
Will high school activities make the grade?

...on their leadership, sportsmanship and character. We take all these things into consideration."JDHS principal Paula Casperson has been involved in the district for 18 years."I think as a district, because of budget restraints, we are forced...
The knife of social media

...incidents that are addressed are first reported by students and families," Juneau-Douglas High School Principal Paula Casperson wrote in an email to the Empire.Cyberbullying was officially classified as harassment in October 2014 under Alaska...
Police follow doo diligence

...defecated in the school's entryway early May 22 as a goodbye prank before they graduated that weekend. Principal Paula Casperson, administrative assistant Pam Tippits and district maintenance staff cleaned the area before school started, district...
JDHS recognizes 6 students

...was Jennifer Knaggs, who shared with students a poem entitled "The Essence of Leadership." Assistant Principal Paula Casperson then awarded each nominee a special student recognition pin and a legislative citation as she shared their accomplishments...
JDHS recognizes 5 students in February

...small acts of kindness mattered when she later became a Rotary exchange student in New Zealand. Assistant Principal Paula Casperson then presented each student with a certificate and a special Student Recognition pin. Students and their parents...
JDHS teachers honor 10 students in December recognition ceremony

...students were being recognized, including persistence, initiative, and willingness to work hard. Assistant Principal Paula Casperson then bestowed upon each nominee a special Student Recognition pin and a legislative citation as she shared their accomplishments...
7 JDHS students recognized

...students were recognized by Juneau-Douglas High School faculty and staff for their excellence. Assistant Principal Paula Casperson introduced former Juneau legislator and local lawyer Bruce Weyrauch, who shared with students the meaning of the...


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