Education

CLASS OF 2024– Nome-Beltz graduates stand waiting for the graduation ceremony to begin on May 30, in the Nome-Beltz gym.
The sun shone down on the graduates in their tinseled caps and gowns as the 2024 graduation celebrations kicked off last Thursday with a motorized procession of graduates in decorated trucks and cars...
SALUTATORIAN–Class of 2024 Salutatorian Iryna Kadatska snaps a selfie with Nome-Beltz Principal Teriscovkya Smith after being honored at the May 14 school board meeting.
The school board convened for their regular session last Tuesday to discuss 2025 funding proposed in the Alaska Legislature’s capital budget, last minute cancellation of a track meet trip and a...
RIGHT TO LEFT–Graduates make the symbolic move of their tassels from right to left, signifying completion of their degree. The commencement for the University of Alaska Northwest Campus took place at Old St. Joe’s on May 9.
It was all Pomp & Circumstance in Old St. Joes last Thursday night, May 9, as family and friends gathered for the University of Alaska Northwest Campus graduation ceremony. Eleven of the 33...
As the Alaska House of Representatives struggled to pass an omnibus education bill, Nome Public School Board met for a regular meeting, hearing from frustrated teachers and community members as the...
As education funding emerged front and center in the beginning of the 33rd Legislative session in Juneau, Nome Public Schools’ board of directors is grappling with the state-induced funding shortfall...
Alaska’s state representatives and senators returned to Juneau last week for the second regular session of the 33rd Legislature. Debates over education funding dominated the first week of the...
uperintendent of Nome Public Schools Jamie Burgess gives the State of the Schools presentation to the Nome Common Council on November 27.
Superintendent Jamie Burgess delivered her annual State of the Schools report to Mayor John Handeland and the Nome Common Council before their regular council meeting last Monday. Burgess discussed...
Five international teachers were set to begin the 2023 school year at Nome Public Schools, but three months later their arrival date is estimated for December, pending the approval of H1-B visas....
Following up on former School Board President Sandy Martinson’s resignation last meeting, the board reorganized their leadership positions. Darlene Trigg was elected board president. Bob Metcalf was...
CHAMPIONS— Qughsatkut WindBlazers and Coach Gladys Borillo (second from left), travelled to Colorado for the National KidWind Challenge. They won the coveted Blade Engineer Award for their baleen blades.
This year Nome Public Schools welcomes six international teachers to their staff, four of them from the Philippines. Bering Strait School District has 34 new teachers joining BSSD communities from...

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