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Unalaska 6th Graders Prepare for College

Dec 3, 2015

When Amber Wood isn't on the court coaching, she can be found in the 6th grade classroom helping coach the Unalaska 6th graders on some tactics to help them start preparing for college. She and school counselor Teri Morris lead a program called Kids 2 College, which is promoted by the Alaska Commission for Post-Secondary Education, and brings early college awareness and college-going culture to sixth grade students. This is the second year the Unalaska City School District has participated in the program. 

FOCUS: Mark Joshua Mina in Japan

Nov 26, 2015

  “Mark Joshua Mina in Japan” is about Allysa's brother who first dreamed of being a pilot during his younger years, and accomplished it when he finally arrived in Japan on July 31st, 2015 for his 2 years of work contract in Yokota Air Base. As the days passed, he witnessed differences among Unalaska, Philippines, and Hawaii. He also experienced the way Japan’s culture worked, like for example, their festivals, and courtesies and customs. Overall, what made him push this dream is his dream for his family. 

UCSD Student of the Week: Bridget Savage

Nov 25, 2015

The Principal’s pick this week, November 16-20, 2015, for Student of the week is Bridget for the following reasons:

Bridget always comes to class with a smile and a ready-to-work attitude. She is growing daily as an artist and was even awarded the prize of first place for the Unalaska’s annual Lion’s Club Poster Contest. Way to go Bridget—keep up the good work!  ~Ms. Palmer, Art Teacher

Raider Report: November

Nov 20, 2015

UCSD continued to be busy during the month of October.


  The 5th/6th Department selected Reena as Student of the Week  November 9-13, 2015 for the following reasons:

Reena is an asset to our fifth-grade classroom. Even with her quiet personality she is a leader among her peers. Reena is always going the extra mile in her studies as well as in group projects. Her kind personality and hard work ethic will take her miles and miles. Keep on shining, Reena!  ~Ms. Scott, 5th Grade Teacher