KPBSD District Stories

COVID Mitigation Plan updates

Posted by on January 17, 2022 at 3:38 pm

Updates to the KPBSD mitigation plan effective January 18, 2022* UPDATE to “Positive COVID-19 Monitor, Mask and Return” ProtocolSymptomatic Staff and students who test positive for COVID-19, and whose symptoms are resolved for 24 hours without taking medication may now return to work or school on Day 6, and wear a well-fitted mask through Day […]

New: Monitor, Mask and Return Protocol

Posted by on January 11, 2022 at 4:18 pm

Effective Wednesday, January 12, 2022 NEW! Staff and students who test positive for COVID-19 and have not experienced any symptoms of illness may choose an option to end isolation and return to work or school on Day 6. Staff and students must follow the KPBSD Monitor, Mask and Return Protocols to return to school or […]

KPBSD offers 3 FREE COVID-19 Testing options

Posted by on January 7, 2022 at 3:14 pm

Do you want to check your health with a COVID-19 test and help schools run smoothly? KPBSD is now offering our staff and families three free options! Take home test kits KPBSD partnered with the State of Alaska to offer free At Home Antigen Covid-19 test kits to KPBSD staff. Ask your school nurse for […]

You’re invited to …

Posted by on December 17, 2021 at 5:55 pm

A new year is close, and so is a newly designed, accessible, responsive Kenai Peninsula Borough School District website!

TWO-HOUR Delay Start on 12/9 in Homer area

Posted by on December 8, 2021 at 3:44 pm

►TWO-HOUR Delay Start ALERT KPBSD schools in the Anchor Point, Homer area*, and Ninilchik will open with a TWO-HOUR DELAY START on Thursday, December 9, 2021, in response to weather and road conditions. If weather and road conditions warrant a full closure for any schools, that announcement will be made about 7:00 AM. If you […]

Snow Day in Seward

Posted by on December 7, 2021 at 7:06 am

UPDATE! The Two-Hour Delay is Cancelled and it’s now a Snow Day – no school. ►SNOW DAY ALERTKPBSD schools in Moose Pass and Seward will be CLOSED on Tuesday, December 7, 2021, due to weather and road conditions. School closure – Seward Area Moose Pass School Seward Elementary School Seward High School Seward Middle School […]

Winter Music Programs

Posted by on December 2, 2021 at 4:28 pm

Celebrate what is right in the world, and treat yourself—attend or watch a school music concert or play!

KPBSD Migrant Education Program youth trip to Washington D.C.

Posted by on December 1, 2021 at 1:12 pm

The KPBSD Migrant Education Program went on a long-awaited trip to Washington D.C. through the Close Up program. The trip was sponsored by Title I-C (Migrant Education), and gave 14 migrant students from the Kenai Peninsula an opportunity to have an academic experience, while learning life skills and forming new relationships. Our migrant specialists chaperoned […]

Close Contact: Monitor, Test, and Stay

Posted by on November 24, 2021 at 4:21 pm

updated January 10, 2022, to reflect a shortened monitor and required mask wearing time from 14 days, to 10 days. Monitor, Test, and Stay Protocol Staff and students who are identified as a close contact have an option to continue attending school or work in a KPBSD school if they are symptom free from illness, […]

Veterans Day 2021

Posted by on November 8, 2021 at 3:15 pm

Thursday, November 11, 2021Veterans Day is a KPBSD school holiday*. *calendar variance: Kachemak-Selo, Nanwalek, Port Graham, Razdolna, and Voznesenka schools are in session on November 11, 2021. Many KPBSD schools make time near Veterans Day for celebrations, assemblies, and learning this week about the importance of Veterans Day. Please offer thanksgiving and make time or […]