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News Release: KPBSD can hire 12 of 30+ frozen positions

Published on June 8, 2017 By Pegge

News Release KPBSD can hire 12 of 30+ frozen positions Soldotna, June 8, 2017—The Borough Assembly passed the Fiscal Year 2018 budget on June 6, 2017, which included funding for the KPBSD school year which begins August 22, 2017. The State of Alaska has not yet determined funding for public education. Mayor Navarre increased the […]

Middle School students code for Project Zero Waste

Published on February 20, 2017 By Pegge

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 […]

Tsalteshi Trails Story Mapping and App Project 

Published on November 10, 2016 By Pegge

Skyview Middle School eighth grade students in Sheilah-Margaret Pothast’s classes took to the Tsalteshi Trails to learn about GIS (Geographic Information Systems), use GPS to map a new trail, build a mobile app, and provide research for a story map now posted on the Kenai Peninsula Borough website. Mrs. Pothast explains, “My first and second […]

Battle of Binkley – School District vs Borough at Tsalteshi Trails

Published on July 7, 2015 By Pegge

KPBSD employees, Let’s win the Battle of Binkley! This fun series promotes play, wellness, and a dash of fierce competition! Walkers and runners are welcome, every Wednesday, beginning July 8th Details… About the Salmon Run Series The Salmon Run Series is a series of 5 races hosted at the Tsalteshi Trails.  Each race is 5K and utilizes […]

June 16 CARD STREET FIRE UPDATE Evacuations map + 1500 acres burned

Published on June 16, 2015 By Pegge

From Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management: The map indicates the evacuation perimeter for affected Sterling and Funny River subdivisions. The map will be updated as information changes and is available at www.kpb.us and www.facebook.com/kenai.peninsula.borough CURRENT EVACUATION AREA | June 16, 2015, 12:30 p.m. Sterling area includes subdivisions from Card Street EAST to Kenai National […]

Borough funds Kenai Peninsula education with maximum allowable contribution

Published on June 5, 2015 By Pegge

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Contact: Pegge Erkeneff, 907.714.8888 News Release KPBSD is grateful our Borough funds public education Soldotna, June 5, 2015—The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District will receive the maximum amount of funding for K-12 public education from the Kenai Peninsula Borough (KPB) in 2015-2016 (FY16). At the KPB assembly meeting on June […]

It’s party time! Celebrate 50 years with KPBSD, KPB, and KPC

Published on August 12, 2014 By Pegge

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District News Release Contact: Pegge Erkeneff, 907.714.8888 Celebrate 50 years with KPC, KPB and KPBSD! Soldotna, August 12, 2014—The public is invited to celebrate an important milestone with Kenai Peninsula College, Kenai Peninsula Borough and the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District. To mark fifty years of service to the Kenai Peninsula, […]

KPB General Obligation Bond, Proposition 2

Published on September 19, 2013 By Pegge

Media Release General Obligation Bond, Proposition 2 Soldotna, September 10, 2013—On October 1, 2013, Kenai Peninsula Borough (KPB) voters will be asked to consider $22,987,018 in bonds to repair ten school roofs ($20,995,282) and install a turf field at Homer High School ($1,991,736). These projects have been approved by the State Department of Education for […]

KPB: State Disaster Assistance 2012 severe storms

Published on October 9, 2012 By Pegge

The Kenai Peninsula Borough asked the school district to share information about State Disaster Assistance:  For Individuals and Families with damaged homes and essential personal property lost in the Kenai Peninsula Borough during the 2012 Severe Storms. To apply, please visit the Disaster Assistance Center at: Anchor Point Fire Department – 72440 Milo Fritz Rd. October […]