Nome-Beltz Jr/Sr High, for instance, has seen six principals in the last seven years. The school’s most recent principal — Edwin “Chip” Sharpe — resigned in December after just six months on the job.
The district has already begun searching for a new principal and will consider outside applicants as well as candidates within Nome Public Schools.
Lucy Potter has been the interim principal since the start of the school year.
It appeared out of the red, like something dropped by a Martian Homer Simpson. But now NASA has an explanation for the “jelly doughnut” object photographed by the Opportunity rover in December.
The Juneau School District and Juneau Education Association teachers union have reached another impasse in negotiations for a long term contract.