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Logan Smith | Seward High School #Classof2017

Posted by on July 13, 2017 at 2:08 pm

Logan Smith Seward High School Class of 2017 Logan Smith is a tinkerer. This curiosity led him to all things tinkering that Seward High had to offer—shop, metals, woodworking, and so forth. Logan also has a natural aptitude for mathematics. This made him a logical candidate for Seward High’s engineering course called Project Lead the […]

Celebrate Jonathan Dillon, 2017 Kenai BP Teacher of Excellence!

Posted by on May 3, 2017 at 4:06 am

“While I am honored by this recognition, I want to share that it isn’t mine alone. What we achieve at Mountain View Elementary—both students and staff—comes from the ways in which each of us work to support one another. I am fortunate to teach alongside helpful administrators, loving families, master teachers and staff, and—most importantly—kind, […]

Middle School students code for Project Zero Waste

Posted by on February 20, 2017 at 1:25 pm

Curious about if you can recycle something? Anything? And then … where to take it on the Kenai Peninsula? Middle School students in Anchor Point, Alaska, built a website to give you what you need to know, on the go. The Kenai Peninsula Recycling website is hosted on KPBSD servers, and Chapman School students explain […]

You’re invited: winter musicfest at KPBSD schools #delight

Posted by on November 28, 2016 at 4:08 pm

KPBSD Winter Concerts & Music Programs Please treat yourself and attend a music concert or school play in December!   Aurora Borealis Charter School – November 22, 7:00 p.m., Winter Program, KCHS Chapman School – December 15, 7:00 p.m. Homer High School – December 19, 7:00 p.m., Winter Concert; December 21, 7:00 p.m., Candlelight, Carols […]

News Release: KPBSD Indian Education Meeting, 11/9/16

Posted by on November 7, 2016 at 4:52 pm

NEWS RELEASE Title VI Indian Education Committee Meeting Do you know that over 114 Alaska Native Tribal affiliations are represented in nearly 1,200 identified Native students in the KPBSD Title VI program? The KPBSD Title VI Indian Education Program supports Alaska Native and American Indian students for a successful experience throughout their K-12 schooling years, […]

Two KPBSD educators named Alaska Teacher of the Year finalists!

Posted by on October 22, 2016 at 4:11 pm

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Contact: Pegge Erkeneff, 907.714.8888 News Release Two KPBSD educators are Teacher of the Year finalists   Soldotna, October 22, 2016—KPBSD is so proud! Two of the three finalists for the Alaska Teacher of the Year make a difference every day in our district. Join us to celebrate Stephanie Cronin, Seward […]

News Release: State, district, and school AMP results now online

Posted by on November 9, 2015 at 5:15 pm

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Contact: Pegge Erkeneff, 907.714.8888 Soldotna, November 9, 2015—Results from the first year of the Alaska Measures of Progress (AMP) online assessment for students in grades three through ten in English language arts and mathematics are now available online. In every grade level, KPBSD students continue to outperform state median scale […]

News Release: Mediation Concludes

Posted by on September 22, 2015 at 3:20 pm

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Contact: Pegge Erkeneff, 907.714.8888 News Release Mediation Concludes Soldotna, September 22, 2015—The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District (KPBSD) was unable to reach a tentative agreement with Kenai Peninsula Education Association (KPEA) and Kenai Peninsula Education Support Association (KPESA) through the mediation process, which took place September 21 – 22, 2015. […]

Become fluent: KPBSD English Language Learner program

Posted by on February 28, 2015 at 10:57 am

February 2015 KPBSD’s English Language Learner (ELL) program has seen a 55 percent increase in the number of Limited English Proficient (LEP) students in the district since 2010. Currently: 286 LEP students are enrolled across 34 KPBSD schools 23 languages are represented in the following categories: Eastern European-Russian Asian-SE Asian Northern European Pacific Islander Native […]