KPBSD District Stories

Be involved in hiring of your next school principal

Posted by on May 7, 2021 at 4:40 pm

Hiring School Principals: Public Involvement Opportunities Everyone is invited to offer their thoughts about the characteristics, plus their wants and wishes for their next school principal through a community meeting via zoom, and a survey. The interview committee will read all the community input. After final candidates are selected to interview, everyone is invited to […]

Drones and E-Sport Free Camps

Posted by on May 6, 2021 at 5:38 pm

6th-7th-8th Graders! FREE Summer Camp for all KPBSD students, hosted at Skyview Middle School Drone Camp 5/31-6/4 Computer Science (E-Sport) 6/21-6/24 Signup by the end of the day Friday, May 7, 2021. Go to one or both!Click Link: Info & signup details Tweet This Post

SmartStart Plan Update

Posted by on April 6, 2021 at 12:55 pm

*****FOR OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES ONLY*****Update  4/7/2021: Masks will be optional for students for outdoor recess. Masks will also be optional for outdoor classroom activities like PE, walking field trips, etc., if 6ft physical distancing can be maintained. Staff, volunteers, and visitors are required to wear masks at all times. Handwashing and 6ft physical distancing should continue […]

KPBSD August Enrollment Survey

Posted by on April 5, 2021 at 2:24 pm

News Release KPBSD is making a list and checking it twice: August enrollment intent survey now open Soldotna, April 5, 2020—Assistant Superintendent Clayton Holland requests help from KPBSD parents to plan for the school year beginning in August, through a brief intent to enroll survey, open through Friday, April 16, 2021. Dear KPBSD parents and […]

Vacation Day on Friday

Posted by on March 29, 2021 at 11:54 am

Link: KPBSD School Calendars Tweet This Post

Vaccine: a sign of hope for schools

Posted by on March 19, 2021 at 2:14 pm

“Many staff have asked, ‘When will we be able to be vaccinated?’ It was complete sweetness when I could answer, ‘now.’ It gives light at the end of the tunnel that has taken a year to get through. Covid-19 is so much more than physical illness; it is mental and emotional as well. As a […]

Spring Break Travel

Posted by on March 5, 2021 at 4:20 pm

Spring break is here! If your family or student travels outside the state, the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District recommends travelers get a COVID-19 test within 72 hours of returning to Alaska, and practice social distancing until you receive the results. Free testing is also available at the airport upon arrival. Have fun – and […]

Battle of the Books

Posted by on March 4, 2021 at 4:47 pm

“Reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are.” In 2020-2021, Battle of the Books (BOB) provided that place for roughly 250 KPBSD dedicated readers navigating life as students during a pandemic.  Battle of the Books participants normally meet with their coaches during lunch and after school asking each other […]

Inservice Day – No School*

Posted by on March 3, 2021 at 10:26 am

End of the Quarter – good work everyone!No school for students, except a few schools have variance calendars, so these schools are in session on Friday:*variance: Kachemak-Selo, Nanwalek, Nikolaevsk, Port Graham, Razdolna, and Voznesenka schools are in session  Tweet This Post

Spring Break is March 8-12, 2021*

Posted by on March 3, 2021 at 10:12 am

Spring Break in KPBSD is March 8-12, 2021* *variance: Kachemak-Selo, Nanwalek, Nikolaevsk, Razdolna, and Voznesenka schools are in session and have a different spring break “March is one of my most favorite times of the year here on the Peninsula! Longer days with the sun gaining in warmth make for some special opportunities to get […]