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JSD, new superintendent seal the deal

...contract stated."He's looking to buy a house, so he's certainly committed to Juneau," school board President Sally Saddler said at the Thursday meeting.Just as Gelbrich was, Miller is entitled to 30 days of annual leave and a combined...
Next Juneau candidates hit starting line on Aug. 8

...more things I think we can do," Kiehl said. "The work's not done by a long shot."JSD school board president Sally Saddler is finishing her second three-year term on the board. She hasn't decided whether she'll run for re-election...
School board approves language arts curriculum purchase

...JSD in 2009 and resigned in March. He will soon begin a superintendent position in Kelso, Wash.Board president Sally Saddler praised Gelbrich for bringing staff together."We had a lot of pearls in our district, but Glenn helped us string...
Pool stays afloat, but CBJ pulls plug on six more jobs

...funding cap for this year. The Assembly historically funds the district to the cap.JSD Board of Education President Sally Saddler wrote a letter to the assembly earlier this week, asking it to fund the district to the cap - which would mean an...
School board restores 16 jobs

...for curriculum) later. This to me was still the priority that came from the administration team."Board President Sally Saddler said during the discussion that it was tough to take a side on Thurston and Story's disagreement."I'm really...
New super: 'My first priority is to listen'

...she grew up in Juneau and most of her career was spent teaching in Juneau schools.JSD Board of Education President Sally Saddler said she didn't know how many emails the board received in support of each individual candidate. However, the board...
Water, wastewater rates will likely increase

...the assembly decided to set a funding floor for the district at about $25 million. JSD Board of Education President Sally Saddler wrote a letter to the assembly, asking it to fund the district to the state cap - which would mean about an additional...
Board bumps superintendent pay to $162K

...raises every year after his first year, he would be up to about $167,000 or $168,000 per year, board President Sally Saddler said. But she was hesitant to set the salary so high because the board wouldn't be able to negotiate any higher...
Juneau School Board votes to cut 20 teachers to balance $90 million budget When we say in our documents that we're here for all kids, we really need to do that."Board president Sally Saddler was out of town during the meeting but participated by teleconference.Before the board voted to approve the budget...
Gelbrich resignation letter: 'Change is needed'

...understand that we are capable of stronger, more systemic practice."In a previous Empire report, board President Sally Saddler said board members were unified in wanting Gelbrich to stay with the district, but that Gelbrich feels he has become...


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