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KPBSD Wednesday Inspiration: Megan Mazurek, #Classof2005

Published on November 28, 2018 By Pegge

“There’s something satisfying with meeting daily deadlines and starting fresh the next day.” –Ms. Megan Mazurek, Kenai Peninsula Borough School District graduate, Class of 2005, Nikiski Middle-High School, and KTVA 11 News Anchor in Anchorage, Alaska. Only 150 miles by road, and 20 minutes by plane from where she attended school at Nikiski North Star […]

Aaron McCollum, Nikiski Middle-High School #ClassOf2018

Published on July 3, 2018 By Pegge

Aaron McCollum Nikiski Middle-High School, Class of 2018 Aaron McCollum is a student who has positively influenced the staff, students and community of Nikiski. Aaron has excelled in academics, athletics, and leadership activities in his time at NMHS. He does not always do things the traditional way, which sums up his leadership activities. Aaron was […]

Seventh graders personalize reading at Nikiski Middle High

Published on January 2, 2018 By Pegge

“I’m very big on giving students as much choice as possible in their middle school years,” said Laura Niemczyk, Nikiski Middle-High School teacher. “I am also very big on turning kids into lifelong readers. With those two objectives in mind, I issued the 25 book challenge to my seventh graders this year. This is not […]

Michale Meyers | Nikiski Middle-High School #Classof2017

Published on July 13, 2017 By Pegge

Michale Meyers Nikiski Middle-High School Class of 2017 Michale Meyers is the first high school graduate in his family, and has taken advantage of every opportunity throughout high school to prepare himself for the world of work. With a diploma in hand, eight semesters of welding courses under his belt, and a job already in […]

#iAmKPBSD Outstanding Students | Distance Learning

Published on November 9, 2016 By Pegge

Meet #iAmKPBSD outstanding Distance Learning education students, Fall 2016 Annie Quinn Soldotna High School Distance Class: Computer Applications Distance Teacher: Darren Jones “Annie Quinn completed all three computer applications courses this year earning her six college credits from Kenai Peninsula College. Annie has a great work ethic, time management skills and has demonstrated outstanding computer skills.” […]

Upward Bound at Nikiski Middle High School

Published on February 21, 2016 By Pegge

“My grades are the best they’ve ever been.” — Angel, sophomore “It’s made me make more responsible decisions and think seriously about my life.” – Kaitlyn, junior “It has helped me expand my options and shown me other things that I can do to achieve the goals I want to achieve. I now know how much […]

2016 Inclusive Practices Award goes to Nikiski special education team

Published on February 19, 2016 By Pegge

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Contact: Pegge Erkeneff, 907.714.8888 News Release KPBSD team from Nikiski awarded top state recognition Soldotna, February 19, 2016—A team of six KPBSD employees make a difference every day at Nikiski Middle-High School for their students with disabilities. Recognizing excellence, the Governor’s Council on Disabilities and Special Education awarded the 2016 […]

Nikiski Middle-High gets creative with Checkmate King CNC Laser

Published on April 9, 2015 By Pegge

Through a State of Alaska grant, Nikiski Middle-High School received a Checkmate King CNC Laser. The “King,” as the students call the CNC Laser, has made quite an impact both in quality projects and the understanding of dimensional geometry. NMHS CTE teachers Paul Johnson and Vern Kornstad have challenged both themselves and their students to […]

Annaleah Ernst, Nikiski Middle-High, named 2013 U.S. Presidential Scholar

Published on May 10, 2013 By Pegge

PRESS RELEASE Nikiski Middle-High student named 2013 U.S. Presidential Scholar Soldotna, May 10, 2013—Annaleah Ernst, of Kenai, Alaska, is one of 141 students nationwide to be recognized for her accomplishments in academics or the arts. All of us at KPBSD are thrilled to learn that Annaleah is being recognized in this way,” said Dr. Atwater, […]

Nikiski Middle-High School Mock Convention

Published on October 29, 2012 By Pegge

Nikiski Middle-High School Mock Convention Tuesday, October 30, 2012 8:00 a.m. to noon, in the school gym Live Broadcast beginning 8:00am October 30, 2012 (This presentation is streamed in Windows Media format. If you do not have Windows Media Player, please get it here.) Scroll down for the convention schedule. Mock Convention co-chair, Annaleah Ernst, […]