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School district reviews AMP results, seeks delay in next test

...assessments in all grade levels, and slightly above the other "Big 5" school districts, which include the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District, the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District, the Anchorage School District and the Juneau School...
AMP test results now on their way

...contract, as a way to determine whether or not a student meets state standards.Superintendent for the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District Deena Paramo was one of the first to speak. "My heart and my head tell me it's not the right thing...
Board of education raises temporary employee wages

...Anchorage School District, Fairbanks North Star Borough School District, Juneau School District and Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District. The Kodiak Island Borough School District was also included in the comparison. The graph showed...
Alaska board seeks input on literacy screenings waiver

...December when the Birch Tree Charter School appeared before the board. The school, which is part of the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District, requested regulation language to allow for a waiver for literacy screenings. School officials told...
School building budget grows

...million state bond package passed in 2010 in addition to more local school district spending. The Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District wins a large prize at the local level with a five-year $214 million bond package and no shortage...
Round 'em up: Event tests driving skills of Alaska bus drivers

...maintain and keep it on the road." School bus safety competition result First: Robert Parrish, Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District. Second: James Smith, Fairbanks School District. Third: Tigger Newman, Kenai Peninsula Borough...
Alaska's cowboys recite poetry

...said he couldn't find any cab driver poets. Bonnell, who has been a mechanical foreman for the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District for the past 18 years, dressed for the part. He wore Levis, scuffed brown boots, a straw hat and...
Going down

...Development Adequate Yearly Progress worksheet published in December of 2011. By comparison, the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District had a graduation rate of 70 percent for the same time frame and the Anchorage School District had a...
Schools get graded

The Alaska Policy Forum recently rated schools throughout the state, and graded them the same way schools grade their students - with letters grades A, B, C, D or F.
Labor Department wants employers to target Alaskans options that are available to them. To make his point, he pointed to the website of the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District's Career and Technical Education Department. On the site, students can pick a career path, such...


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