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House votes to halt school bond repayment program

...reconsideration vote Thursday, but that ultimately wasn't the case.Mike Abbott, chief operating officer for the Anchorage School District, said Thursday afternoon that the district had just heard about the vote and was still looking at what it would...
E. Dean Lawson

...Alaska in the early1980's and working in a number of rural villages, Fairbanks and finally retiring from the Anchorage School District. Dean was a much loved coach for football and wrestling and also had served as an athletic director. He was...
Saving money, or passing the buck?

...municipalities for school bonds issued after Jan. 1, 2015. Fast-tracking SB 64 would particularly affect the Anchorage School District, where voters are set to decide a bond issue in an April 7 election.Under the school debt reimbursement program...
Lawmakers fast-track bill to avoid paying Anchorage bonds

...In information published on its website, the Anchorage School District has said the state would reimburse the municipality...was dependent on the state's ability to pay.Anchorage School District spokeswoman Heidi Embley said if the bill becomes...
Number of homeless students in school district grows

...253, she said. The more populated an area is, the more students are reported as homeless, King said. The Anchorage School District reports more than 3,000 homeless students each year and the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District reports...
New law establishes Alaska standard for restraint in schools that accused the Anchorage School District of overusing restraint and...Center charged that the Anchorage School District was restraining and secluding...policy mirrors rules the Anchorage School District already had in place, wrote...
Parnell replaces Alaska National Guard leaders

...comment from Jorgensen, Wenke and Grunwald on Tuesday weren't immediately successful.Also on Monday, the Anchorage School District banned military recruiters from campuses after recent media reports alleged recruiters from the Alaska Army...
Atwater resigns, to be gone by December

...schedules last approved by the board of education in 2013. In 2011, Atwater was announced as a finalist for the Anchorage School District's superintendent position but ultimately lost that position to a candidate from Florida. Kenai Peninsula...

...Grande, Arizona, Fort Collins, Colorado, and finally Anchorage, where both of them were employed by the Anchorage School District until their retirement in 1987. The years of 1986-86 were spent in Girgarre, Australia where Hal was an...
Begich: Public money for public schools

...retirement systems.House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, said the federal government "shorted" the Anchorage School District, which is among those facing cuts - not the Legislature. He said the state has funded schools well.Begich...


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