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...Mosely said.Oil companies have appealed board assessments for eight consecutive years.JUNEAU (AP) - The Juneau School District is safe, but two recent cases of students bringing guns to school are cause for concern, spokeswoman Kristin...
Tentative education deal overshadowed by Knik Arm

...but is hopeful that it would reverse the cuts districts are facing.Kristin Bartlett, a spokeswoman for the Juneau School District, said by email that the "increased education funding goes a long way" toward meeting the needs of Juneau schools...
What others say: Time for a new conversation about education

...problems aren't new for teachers and administrators, or for many members of the public for that matter. The Juneau School District has a program that offers taxi rides to elementary school students who move midway through the school year. The...
Program gives tools to talk about civil rights

...still brings reminders of how far is left to go. Olson listed a handful of Alaska Native administrators in the Juneau School District and the University of Alaska, as well as Assistant Professor of Alaska Native Languages Lance Twitchell, but...
Education supporters rally amid funding talks

...BSA increase to end up around $250.If passed as-is, the current funding increase proposed would net the Juneau School District an increase of $2.1 million from the state.Even without further funding, that's enough to stave off any...
School budgets being cut statewide don't have an increase in your operating dollars, it's going to be tough to do business," he said.Juneau School District officials face a unique challenge as the district is currently negotiating with the Juneau Education Association...
Helping make a grade

...testing fees last year. "Some school districts just pay for it out of their slush fund," she said. "The Juneau school district, they've never requested reimbursement. My personal goal is to continue to spread the word about the program...
Senate District O - Q and A

...rural and urban areas. I believe certain needs like transportation should be addressed separately. Comparing the Juneau school district to the Kenai Peninsula school district is a good example of different needs. Juneau's area is 3,254 square...
'Bong Hits' tests free speech

...Juneau-Douglas High School principal at the time, and the Juneau School District on his claims they violated his civil rights...Mertz said. David Crosby, attorney for the Juneau School District, said he had not played "Bong Hits 4 Jesus The...
State considers funding for school meals

...would receive more money. Juneau School District Food Services supervisor...2009-2010 school year have the Juneau School District serving between 26,000...who pay in full. In the Juneau School District, lunches are $3 for students...


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