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School district dropout rate continues to improve

...declined in recent years," said Tim Vlasak, Director of K-12 Schools, Assessment, and Federal Programs for the school...offer all the same opportunities at a school of 30 students k-12 as a school of 300 students 9-12," Vlasak said. Tebughna...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-04-23
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Alaska House advances operating budget with broad cuts

...On the floor Thursday evening, Gattis said in these tight budget times, she wants to take care of the students in the K-12 classrooms. Whatever passes the House must go to the Senate. If there are differences between what each chamber passes...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-13/alaska-house-advances-operating-budg
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KPBSD counselors: testing takes a toll

...Soldotna High School and Ninilchik School said the workload increased even more at the start of this school year when the K-12 College and Career Readiness Standards changed again. The state now requires all graduating students must have taken the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-03-2
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Cooper Landing to go K-12

Cooper Landing School will expand its grade offerings starting next year from K-8 to K-12, although administrators don't know if any high school students will attend yet. With only six full time students and one teacher...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/020310/new_509991788.shtml
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Atwater accepts new position

...Alaska Associate Vice President for K-12 Outreach Tuesday.Atwater publicly...liaison between the university and the K-12 system needs to be tightened," he...I have a good understanding of how K-12 works ... so that's obviously a...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-05/atwater-accepts-new-position
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Tyonek man arrested for threatening post

...expletive) finish. All you sick (expletive) better run and get the hell out of the village before I get to you."The K-12 Tebughna School, which serves 31 students, went into a "modified lockdown," on Tuesday, according to a Facebook post...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-22/tyonek-man-arrested-for-threatening-
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Support for students in transition making a difference

...your time, energy, and resources really do make a positive difference in the lives of our students. I wish you all the very best in the coming year. Sincerely, Kelly King, with Tim Vlasak, KPBSD Director of K-12 Schools/Federal Programs

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-01-13/support-for-students-in-t
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School Briefs

...legislators, Alaskans, and visitors to see and appreciate. IDEA has reserved display space during March. Student artists from K-12 grade are invited to contribute original 2-dimensional artwork on PAPER: painting, drawing, photography, mixed media...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-01-1
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School board faces deficit in 2016

...announced cuts to education funding during the State of the Budget speech on Jan. 22, he said. "In my endorsed budget, the K-12 formula funding remains intact, but I've eliminated the one-time funding added last year," Walker said. "This equates...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-27
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Gamble reflects after announcing retirement

...length of time it was taking students to earn degrees, he said. The board of regents and the state board that oversees K-12 public education began meeting together two years to begin looking at ways to better prepare students for post-secondary...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-12-18-1
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