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May 16, 2019: District Proposal to KPEA and KPESA

Posted by on May 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District (KPBSD) proposal to Kenai Peninsula Education Support Association (KPESA) for three years: 2018-2019; 2019-2020; 2020-2021 This proposal is based on the Arbitrator’s recommendations, with applicability to everyone who is employed on the date of ratification. The May 16, 2019, proposal includes an additional modification beyond the Arbitrator’s Report recommendations. Terms […]

KPBSD Inspiration, Annaleah Karron, Seward High School #ClassOf2003

Posted by on May 15, 2019 at 7:06 pm

KPBSD Inspiration, Annaleah Karron, Seward High School, Class of 2003 Annaleah Karron teaches 7th to 12th grade social studies at River City Academy, a KPBSD performance based school in Soldotna, Alaska, and in her spare time runs a fun, small business teaching Paint & Sip art classes in the community called “Easy As D.I.Y – […]

Soldotna School Consolidation: survey and meeting

Posted by on April 4, 2019 at 10:23 pm

Soldotna High School Principal Graham, Soldotna Prep Principal Schmidt, district administration, and the school board request your thoughts and input about consolidating Soldotna Prep School (9th grade) and Soldotna High School (10th-12th grade) beginning with the school year beginning August 20, 2019. Current reality Enrollment is declining at Soldotna Prep and Soldotna High School, so […]

Funding K-12 Public Education | March 2019

Posted by on March 4, 2019 at 11:54 am

In  March, you have several opportunities to become informed, and advocate for K-12 education funding. Events are happening at local schools, in communities, with the school district, the borough assembly, at town halls, and with hearings of bills in Juneau. Monday, March 4, 2019 Board of Education Finance Committee meeting: 2:00 p.m., Redoubt conference room, school […]

Two-Hour Delay start, central peninsula schools only

Posted by on February 4, 2019 at 5:24 am

►ALERT: TWO HOUR DELAY START MONDAY, February 4, 2019 for CENTRAL PENINSULA SCHOOLS ONLY  in order to allow crews additional time to clear roads from heavy snowfall and to ensure safe travel. A full closure is not anticipated, however, if it is determined a full closure is needed, that announcement will be made by about […]

Superintendent Sean Dusek announces retirement

Posted by on January 15, 2019 at 8:35 am

News Release  On Monday, January 14, 2019, Superintendent of Schools Sean Dusek tendered his resignation and retirement, effective June 30, 2019. The resignation and retirement letter is posted in the online Board of Education packet, and this action was approved during the Monday evening public school board meeting. In his words “I am very grateful […]

Native Education Advisory Committee seeks members to serve

Posted by on September 24, 2018 at 3:22 pm

Is setting priorities to meet the unique educational and culturally related academic needs of our 1,200 Alaska Native and Native American students of value to you? Do you believe it is important to encourage or assist our Alaska Native and Native American students to stay in school and pursue further education? The Kenai Peninsula Borough […]

Alexandrea Moseley, Homer High School #ClassOf2018

Posted by on June 26, 2018 at 1:49 pm

Alexandrea “Alex” Moseley Homer High School, Class of 2018 Alexandrea Moseley, or Alex to her teammates, is continuing the Homer High School legacy of female wrestling. She started wrestling on a whim her sophomore year and liked it so much she stuck with it through adversity. Although she did not win many matches the first […]

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, […]