The Alaska Legislature plans to meet in a joint session at 10:30 a.m. on Friday.
The Lower Yukon School District hopes to reopen the Hooper Bay School by the end of January.
Alaska fourth graders had the lowest reading scores in the country in a national assessment last year.
Budget cuts to Alaska’s state ferry system have made it harder for high school basketball teams to travel this season, school officials say.
While fines from overdue items are a revenue source, the Anchorage library system found that it cost more time and effort to collect the fines than they were ultimately worth.
Two Alaska students will spend a week visiting historic monuments, talking with U.S. Senators and maybe even meet the president and his cabinet.
The plan aims to reduce the dropout rate among Alaska Natives, who make up more than a third of the district’s students.
Almost all of the children who attend Angoon’s K-12 school receive federally subsidized, low-cost or free school breakfasts or lunches. The supplies for those meals normally arrive in town aboard a state ferry.
Federal law enforcement officials say charges will soon be filed against Bethel Principal Chris Carmichael.
The Dunleavy administration argued that the funding violated the state constitution’s prohibition on dedicated funds, as well as its provision for an annual state budget. The judge rejected both of these arguments.