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School funding forum

School Board Member Michelle O’Brien and Assembly Member Glen Thompson joined KRBD’s Sean Carlson for a discussion of school district funding Tuesday evening. For those of you who missed the program, here is a recording of the one-hour broadcast.

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Decrease in 4-year graduation rate, small increase in drop-out rate

Myra Zelensky teaches a 35-student French 1 class.
The Ketchikan School District’s 4-year graduation rate dropped in the 2013-2014 school year. It fell from 77 percent to 73 percent. That’s still slightly higher than the statewide rate of 71 percent. more

Assembly says no to adding official prayer

Borough Seal
The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly rejected an ordinance Monday that would have added prayer to the regular meeting agenda. more