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School progress reports in new Alaska System for School Success

Posted by on October 23, 2018 at 9:44 am

October 23, 2018: The new System for School Success Reports accountability system for public schools in the State of Alaska released reports for the 2017-2018 school year. The rating system for schools is a federal requirement of Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), and the new accountability system replaces the Alaska State Performance Index (ASPI) star […]

Twenty-two schools to host district budget forum

Posted by on October 22, 2018 at 5:19 pm

Creating district and school budgets is a foundation for quality instruction and school culture. How will you be involved? Budget Development with every KPBSD site council 22 KPBSD school sites, Tuesday, October 30, 6:00 PM Soldotna, October 22, 2018—The process is rolling forward for Fiscal Year 2019-2020 budget planning, and decisions must be made with […]

Seward Area Schools Delay Start 10.17.18

Posted by on October 16, 2018 at 7:15 pm

►ALERT: TWO HOUR DELAY START* for these Seward area KPBSD schools on WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2018 due to weather conditions. Moose Pass School Seward Elementary Seward High School Seward Middle School If weather and road conditions warrant a full closure, an announcement will be made by 8:00 AM. *A two hour delay means that buses […]

College Fair for teens in Kenai, Alaska

Posted by on October 11, 2018 at 9:31 am

News Release 9th Annual Kenai Peninsula College Fair Nearly 50 educational institutions will send representatives to meet with KPBSD high school students on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, from 10:00—1:00 in the Kenai Central High School gymnasium. The ninth annual Kenai Peninsula College Fair is free, and no appointments are needed. Students and parents can learn […]

News Release: Kachemak Selo New K-12 School Bond

Posted by on September 10, 2018 at 3:38 pm

Kachemak Selo New K-12 School Bond* Kenai Peninsula Borough Proposition No. 1 To be voted on by all KPB voters, October 2, 2018 Soldotna, September 10, 2018—The Kachemak Selo New K-12 School Construction project began July 9, 2011, when a petition was submitted to the school board by local residents requesting a public school facility. […]

Free and reduced meal program in KPBSD schools

Posted by on September 7, 2018 at 2:23 pm

News Release KPBSD schools offer National School Lunch Program The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District (KPBSD) participates in the National School Lunch Program. Applications for free and reduced meals are currently being accepted, and meals will be available to all children at these schools: Chapman School; Fireweed Academy; Homer High School; Homer Middle School; Kalifornsky […]

Free eBook! Inspiring New Ways of Learning at Nanwalek School

Posted by on May 10, 2018 at 2:28 pm

School principal authors free interactive eBook to showcase 1:1 iPad initiative Free eBook! Inspiring New Ways of Learning at Nanwalek School Learning leaders in Nanwalek, a small village on the southern tip of the Kenai Peninsula, across the bay from Homer, Alaska, published Inspiring New Ways of Learning at Nanwalek School. The free interactive digital book […]

Facebook LIVE Q and A with Instructional Team

Posted by on March 20, 2018 at 3:53 pm

You’re invited to a Facebook LIVE Q & A with the KPBSD Instructional Team Thursday, March 22, 2018 7:00 – 7:30 p.m. How-to watch: It’s simple. Go to the KPBSD Facebook page on 3/22/18, at 7:00 PM, via your device or computer, and connect! You’ll see that KPBSD is live – click to view. How-to ask questions or […]

Facebook Live Q and A plus Community Budget Forums

Posted by on January 29, 2018 at 4:21 pm

News Release Soldotna, January 29, 2018—Do you understand how the KPBSD school district budget will affect what KPBSD can offer in schools to educate our youth? If you wonder about what you can do, or what might change in the 2018-2019 school year, you’re invited to join a KPBSD February Facebook Live Q & A, […]

Alert: Two-Hour Delay Start for these KPBSD schools on 1.23.18

Posted by on January 23, 2018 at 4:18 am

►ALERT: TWO HOUR DELAY START on Tuesday, January 23, 2018, for KPBSD schools in the southern peninsula and Seward area, following an earthquake in Kodiak, and Tsunami warning. These schools will start two hours later than normal, and buses will run two hours later than normal. *note: as of 4:15 a.m. the Tsunami alert for […]