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KPBSD students connect with Syrian refugee crisis #videoconference

Published on November 17, 2016 By Pegge

KPBSD students across the Kenai listen and learn firsthand about the Syrian refugee crisis, via a videoconferencing presentation from Seward, Alaska, USA. Teresa Gray, a retired paramedic, spent several weeks volunteering in Lesvos, Greece, greeting and serving refugees from Syria, offering medical aid, hugs, and suckers, alongside volunteers from other countries. At a camp on the beach, where […]

Volunteer Julieanne Super receives Golden Apple award

Published on October 3, 2016 By Pegge

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Golden Apple Award | October 3, 2016 Mrs. Julieanne Super Mrs. Julianne Super is a “super” volunteer in the classroom, with cocurricular activities, and school events. “I have the opportunity to work with many fantastic parents and community members who volunteer in our school, but one person stands out above […]

News Release: KPBSD Indian Education advisory committee seeks members

Published on September 8, 2016 By Pegge

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Contact: Pegge Erkeneff, 907.714.8888 News Release Indian Education advisory committee seeks parent, student, and staff members to serve Soldotna, September 7, 2016—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 […]

Time to volunteer on a KPBSD committee?

Published on September 6, 2016 By Pegge

Are you interested in health and wellness, or sports and cocurricular activities? Indian education? Setting the districtwide school calendar? Consider volunteering for a KPBSD committee! Several opportunities are open: Kenai Peninsula School Activities Association (KPSAA) committee – respond by October 26, 2016   KPBSD Wellness Committee – respond by September 15, 2016   KPBSD Title VI […]

Coach David Thomas receives Golden Apple award

Published on April 4, 2016 By Pegge

Peninsula Borough School District Golden Apple Award | April 4, 2016 Mr. David Thomas, Community Member “In 2012, David Thomas, a parent of a Kenai Middle School student, approached administration and suggested that we add a MathCounts team to our school,” explained Vaughn Dosko, principal. “Not only did he suggest adding the team to our […]

Community member Amy Hankins receives Golden Apple

Published on April 4, 2016 By Pegge

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Golden Apple Award | April 4, 2016 Ms. Amy Hankins, Community Member Ms. Amy Hankins consistently demonstrates deep support for the students of Seward schools. She has served on the Seward School Site Based Council and is currently serving as the Arts Chair on the board of the Seward Parent-Teacher-Association (PTA). […]

Maddy Rea’s senior year adventure | Seward High School #Classof2016

Published on March 2, 2016 By Pegge

Maddy Rea’s Adventure Maddy Rea [Seward High School, Class of 2016], set a goal early in her high school career to travel abroad and volunteer to work with animals. At first, her plan was to travel to Malaysia and work with Sea Turtles. When she discovered that this program was not accepting more applications, her research […]

Giving thanks in Kenai

Published on November 15, 2011 By Pegge

November 15, 2011 A feast was held today! Kenai Alternative High School served their 21st annual Thanksgiving Day Meal to 166 parents, students, and invited guests–many who were community members active with the high school throughout the year. Greeters at the door welcomed everyone with hellos and smiles. What a contrast to the frigid, wind-to-the-bone noon […]

Athletes Dig Pink

Published on October 11, 2011 By Pegge

The 2011 Dig Pink Volleyball Match between Soldotna High School STARS and Kenai Central High School Kardinals cleared $6,179.00! This is a record amount, and demonstrates what vision, sports, collaboration, and positive rivalry accomplishes.   2011 Dig Pink makes a difference for KCHS graduate Cassie Walker graduated from Kenai Central High School in 2003. In May she was diagnosed with breast cancer. […]