Category: School Report

Students going back to school Aug. 16

As the days become shorter and the auroras get brighter, it serves to remind that fall is near and Skagway students will be returning to school soon.

New teachers prepare for upcoming school year

Two new teachers are ready and eager to start at the Skagway School in August. Misty McNellis and Jessica Ward were hired on this year when the school had two openings for teachers.

School Board adopts new eligibility rules for activities

At the most recent Skagway School Board meeting on Tuesday, July 18, board members approved the adoption of new guidelines for students to be eligible to participate in interscholastic student body activities.

Skagway rallies around DDF team, raises over $11,000

After four students in Skagway’s Drama, Debate and Forensics team succeeded in qualifying for nationals, they had one more obstacle in their way before the School Board would make a decision to approve the student travel or not.

DDF team sets eyes on Nationals

Members of Skagway’s Drama, Debate and Forensics team are preparing for the National Speech and Debate Association competition in Birmingham, Alabama in June.