KTVA reporter Daniella Rivera and photojournalist Andy Nitchman traveled to the Bristol Bay communities of Twin Hills and Clark’s point to examine the struggles of small schools. Currently, it takes 10 students to keep a school receive state funding. However, Rep. Lynn Gattis is proposing to raise the number to 25. The decision could shut down about 60 Alaska schools.
The full program Episode 41: Schools on the Edge is posted here.