News Release

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 […]

News Release: Title VI Native Education Meeting

Posted by on December 5, 2017 at 2:51 pm

News Release Title VI Native Education Meeting Soldotna, December 5, 2017—The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Title VI Advisory Committee will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, December 6, 2017. The Title VI Committee is comprised of parents and guardians of Title VI students who have been appointed by school site councils. Interested tribal elders, […]

How it works: weather related school delays or closures

Posted by on October 20, 2017 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 […]

Sources of Strength suicide prevention efforts in KPBSD

Posted by on September 22, 2017 at 1:40 pm

News release Suicide Prevention and Awareness “While suicide is sometimes a difficult topic to discuss, it is also paramount that we as a community address it head on. Programs such as Sources of Strength are critical components of our commitment and dedication to support our students through the myriad of issues they may experience throughout […]

News Release: Native Education Title VI Advisory Committee

Posted by on September 8, 2017 at 4:00 pm

KPBSD Native Education Title VI Advisory Committee seeks parent, student, and staff members to serve Are you interested in setting priorities to meet the unique educational and culturally related academic needs of our 1,200 Alaska Native and Native American students? Is encouraging or assisting our Alaska Native and Native American students to stay in school […]

KPBSD observes international FASD Awareness Day

Posted by on September 8, 2017 at 10:14 am

News Release Soldotna, September 8, 2017— Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) do affect KPBSD students, and September 9, 2017, marks international FASD awareness day. The KPBSD, together with our board of education, community agencies, and families recognize the challenges of FASD. We are working with and supporting our students and families, providing FASD education, awareness, […]