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School district reviews AMP results, seeks delay in next test

...district will receive the two student reports from the testing company before they are mailed to families, school district spokeswoman Pegge Erkeneff said. For questions regarding individual results the school district has a webpage, and parents...
Armed man apprehended outside Anchorage school

...School Tuesday morning, and got into an argument with school staff before leaving the school. Anchorage School District spokeswoman Heidi Embley says the man's wife told staff members her husband had a gun. School resource officers confronted...

...m. are middle or high schools. Just more than two-thirds of the district's schools start at that time.District spokeswoman Sharice Walker said the district staggers its start times to maximize the efficiency of its bus system. The district...
Fairbanks school district seeing a teacher shortage

...still open, but 52 support staff positions remained vacant, reported The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. School district spokeswoman Sharice Walker said unfilled support staff positions range from school nurses to kitchen workers. She said the...
Schools around Alaska receive threatening calls

...picked them up. A school in the Anchorage School District also was called Monday but there was no lockdown. School district spokeswoman Heidi Embley declined to identify the school but said the principal notified school employees and parents "explaining...
Lawmakers fast-track bill to avoid paying Anchorage bonds

...districts already were aware that reimbursement was dependent on the state's ability to pay.Anchorage School District spokeswoman Heidi Embley said if the bill becomes law, the bonds currently under consideration won't receive state reimbursement...
Nikiski shows support for middle-high school staff

...School board president Joe Arness said that would not be answered at the meeting. Kenai Peninsula Borough School District spokeswoman Pegge Erkeneff said the school district is not at liberty to release the result of the investigation because the...
Finalists for superintendent selected

...for the superintendent position on March 3. Five applications were received from around the nation, said school district spokeswoman Pegge Erkeneff. The period for submitting applications closed Monday. School District Interim Superintendent...
School district, unions begin negotiations

...contracts for school district support staff and educators for the next three years starting July 1, said school district spokeswoman Pegge Erkeneff. At the initial meeting, the three groups will decide the "ground rules" for this round of negotiations...
Superintendent search underway

...Friday, and will close Feb. 16. The school district will be making the first announcement today, said school district spokeswoman Pegge Erkeneff. "The Board of Education is responsible for hiring the superintendent, and human resources is...


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