News Release

How it works: weather related school delays or closures

Posted by on November 13, 2019 at 6:32 pm

KPBSD School Weather Related Delays and Closures Announcing a school closure or two-hour delay start in a timely manner for our students, families, and staff is important to KPBSD administration. Timing of the decision is crucial so we can notify transportation before busses begin their routes, employees head to work, and students and families prepare […]

Open invitation to the Kenai Peninsula, 11.12.19 school district budget meeting

Posted by on November 5, 2019 at 7:39 pm

Kenai Peninsula school district budget meeting at 20 schools is Tuesday, November 12, 2019 At 6:00 PM on Tuesday, November 12, 2019, KPBSD school principals and district leadership will meet with families, staff, school site councils, and the public after a live video-streamed presentation from the district to 20 school sites. This budget meeting is […]

KPBSD Federal Programs Open House + Indian Education Title VI committee meeting

Posted by on October 29, 2019 at 3:32 pm

News Release: Federal Programs Open House You are invited to a KPBSD Federal Programs Open House November 5, 2019, from 4:00-5:00 p.m. Cook Inlet Aquaculture Center 40610 K-Beach Rd, Kenai, Alaska Did you know that local and state contributions to public education make up the bulk of the school district’s budget, but federal funds provide […]

Tentative Agreement reached | KPBSD schools will open on 2-hour delay start

Posted by on September 17, 2019 at 3:29 am

News Release, September 17, 2019 Tentative Agreement reached between KPBSD and KPEA & KPESA All 42 KPBSD schools will open with a two-hour delay start on September 17, 2019* Soldotna, September 17, 2019—At 1:37 AM, the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District (KPBSD), the Kenai Peninsula Education Association (KPEA) and the Kenai Peninsula Education Support Association […]

News Release: KPBSD receives 72-hour work stoppage notice

Posted by on September 13, 2019 at 10:25 pm

KPEA and KPESA announce, “Kenai Educators Will Strike on Tuesday, September 17” Soldotna, September 13, 2019—The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District (KPBSD) received notification tonight that, “the Kenai Peninsula Education Association and Kenai Peninsula Education Support Association intend to commence a work stoppage on September 17, 2019 at 6:30 a.m.” A work stoppage will trigger […]

Collective Bargaining Update: September 13, 2019

Posted by on September 13, 2019 at 4:12 pm

News Release:  Collective Bargaining Update: September 13, 2019  Soldotna, September 13, 2019—The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District (KPBSD) has requested additional information related to the September 12, 2019, offer from the Kenai Peninsula Education Association (KPEA) and Kenai Peninsula Education Support Association (KPESA). The Associations’ included new retroactivity language in their health care proposal, and […]

9/12/19 Collective Bargaining: KPBSD offer to KPEA and KPESA

Posted by on September 12, 2019 at 10:11 pm

News Release September 12, 2019 Collective Bargaining Update: KPBSD offer to KPEA and KPESA Soldotna, September 12, 2019—This evening at bargaining, the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District (KPBSD) presented a new offer to the Kenai Peninsula Education Association (KPEA) and Kenai Peninsula Education Support Association (KPESA) that offers fair salary increases and provides our employees […]

FASD Awareness Day 9/9 at 9:09 AM

Posted by on September 9, 2019 at 8:36 am

Sept. 9, 2019 is International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Awareness Day. FASD awareness day started on 9/9/99 to remind everyone that a woman can remain alcohol fee for all nine months of pregnancy. At 9:09 AM, on 9/9, is the time and date FASD is recognized throughout the world. The time is today for everyone  […]

KPBSD Package Proposal to KPEA and KPESA to settle FY19-FY20-FY21 bargaining

Posted by on August 24, 2019 at 9:07 am

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District (KPBSD) package proposal to the Kenai Peninsula Education Association (KPEA) and Kenai Peninsula Education Support Association (KPESA) to settle FY19-FY20-FY21 bargaining, provided during negotiations on Saturday, August 24, 2019.   PDF: 8.24.19 KPBSD Package Proposal to KPEA and KPESA to settle FY19-FY20-FY21 bargaining   This KPBSD Collective Bargaining webpage contains links to all past […]

KPBSD and Swan Lake Fire information, 8/21/19

Posted by on August 21, 2019 at 9:37 pm

8/21/19, 9:00 PM Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Absences will be excused if parents choose to keep children at home due to air quality, road closures, or wildfire activity in their area. On Thursday, August 22, 2019, Cooper Landing School will start the day with a two-hour delay start. The final determination about a full […]