Archive of: High School News



Schools see enrollment increase December Issue 1 2012

Schools see enrollment increase

Local Anchorage School District schools saw a boost this year, as enrollment is up at each level throughout Chugiak-Eagle River.

Eagle River High shows its gratitude November Issue 3 2012

Eagle River High shows its gratitude

Thank you. It’s a simple message, but an important one to relay to our country’s service members — especially for Eagle River High.

Positive message comes from tragedy September Issue 4 2012

Positive message comes from tragedy

Look for the best in others. Dream big. Choose positive influences. Speak with kindness. Start your own chain reaction.

September Issue 1 2012

Friedli eyes new state diving record

After winning the girls state diving title last year, Kaitlin Friedli has a new goal — set the state record.

September Issue 1 2012

Service, South roll local football teams

Eagle River football fell to 0-4 after defending Large Schools state champion Service blanked the Wolves 32-0 on Saturday, Sept. 1 at Chugiak’s Tom Huffer Sr. Stadium.

September Issue 1 2012

Eagle River’s swim/dive team nearly triples

There’s something in the water at Eagle River High.

CHS grad spends summer underwater August Issue 4 2012

CHS grad spends summer underwater

Anne Benolkin, a 2009 graduate of Chugiak High School who currently attends the University of Alaska Southeast, recently worked on a summer internship measuring the survival and growth of 1,200 juvenile abalone that were raised in a hatchery by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) and planted in Skagit County (Wash.) marine waters two to four years ago. In 1998, WDFW determined that abalone populations had fallen so low that this once abundant animal would disappear from Washington waters without intervention, according to a press release issued by the Shannon Point Marine Center.

August Issue 2 2012

Still time for exchange

There’s still time for local families to open their homes to a new member.

Chugiak High sweeps Bear Paw Pageant July Issue 3 2012

Chugiak High sweeps Bear Paw Pageant

Wendy Martin thought a vacation in Hawaii would prevent her from competing in this year’s Bear Paw Pageant.

Mural project a big deal for local teen June Issue 2 2012

Mural project a big deal for local teen

With the bulk of his portfolio primarily sketched during idle time at school, Lukas Brown was a bit overwhelmed when he was presented his most recent canvas.