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Central Council votes in new president

...Village of Kasaan and on its seven-member tribal council; president of Kasaan's school board for the Southeast Island Schools district; and CEO of POWTEC Solutions, a tribe-owned company that does government contracting for logistics management...
Southeast Island District moves to 4-day week

KETCHIKAN - Eight of the nine schools in the Southeast Island School District have moved to four-day weeks, starting this school year.Superintendent Lauren Burch said the change had been talked about...
Supporters highlight merits of 4-day school week bill

...testified over the phone. Among them was Southeast Island School District Superintendent Lauren Burch, whose district...should be broader, ensuring that if the Southeast Island School District is interested and other districts are as...
4-day school week bill advances in House

...Finance Committee, its second and final committee of referral.The bill was drafted in response to the Southeast Island School District's unsuccessful application last year to Alaska Department of Education and Early Development Commissioner...
Chris Maisch hoodwinks Congress about the Tongass

...and is increasing in nearly one-quarter. He also claimed that since 1990 six schools closed and the Southeast Island School District's (SISD) enrollment declined from 381 to 160 students. (Enrollment of under 10 causes closure; correspondence...
4-day school week pilot progam among prefiled bills

...allowing them to have a four-day school week.Tammie Wilson said the idea for the bill came about after the Southeast Island School District expressed interest in having school from Monday to Thursday only while extending the hours of each school...
Ketchikan: Feds give education grants

...the wilderness and will include students from Metlakatla, Wrangell, Craig, Hydaburg, Klawock and the Southeast Island School District, according to Stevens' office.
Juneau Empire Story Archive district in Mississippi before returning to Alaska this year to work in special education for the Southeast Island School District, according to Bader. Site council chairwoman Terri Birk said Clifton was the top choice of the council...
Time for 'Thank yous' and education projects throughout Alaska from the North Slope School District ($232,000) to the Southeast Island School District ($97,000). More than $150 million is provided for transportation projects in Alaska from essential...
My Turn: Bad legislation keeps coming back

...this be remotely fair for the struggling economy of Southeast Alaska? One of the biggest casualties will be Southeast Island School District, currently supporting over 40 full-time positions; as well as numerous aides and maintenance workers...


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