Managing immunization compliance in the schools is one of the most important responsibilities of school nurses. The Alaska Division of Public Health randomly audits school districts by reviewing all of the student immunization records in several schools. Congratulations to Weller Elementary for being 100% compliant with immunizations this year.
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The superintendent of the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District presented her proposed budget for the 2017-18 school year to a handful of parents in the high school library on Wednesday.
Five students at North Pole Middle School are on their way to helping people who suffer from post traumatic stress disorder. They are national winners of the fifth annual Verizon Innovative Learning App Challenge.
High school students are no longer required to take college entrance exams or job skills tests to get a diploma in the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District. The Board of Education dropped the testing requirement on Tuesday after a similar move at the state level and at Alaska’s other large school districts.