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Grade 7-12 Onsite Learning Update

Posted by on January 15, 2021 at 3:40 pm

How soon will 7-12 grade students return to onsite at-school learning every day? Good news: the community spread of COVID-19 is continuing to flatten on the Kenai Peninsula, so it appears schools may soon open onsite every day for Grades 7-12. Thank you to everyone for your patience—if you have questions or issues to solve, […]

Two-Hour Delay Start for Southern Kenai Peninsula

Posted by on January 6, 2021 at 6:26 pm

►ALERT: KPBSD schools in the Southern Peninsula* will open with a TWO HOUR DELAY START on THURSDAY, January 7, 2021, due to weather and road conditions. 100% Remote Learning is also on a two-hour delay start–some staff are teaching from the school and need to safely drive to their worksites. If weather and road conditions […]

Option for more students to attend school onsite in January 2021

Posted by on December 9, 2020 at 1:17 pm

News Release Board of Education approves bringing more students back to onsite learning in high COVID-19 Risk Soldotna, December 9, 2020—The option to attend school onsite, at-school during high COVID-19 risk levels for students in Pre-K through 6th grade, and middle and high school ages is expanding in 2021, after the Board of Education approved […]

High COVID-19 cases cause 34 KPBSD schools to continue 100% remote learning for most students

Posted by on November 24, 2020 at 4:58 pm

News Release, Soldotna, November 24, 2020 Kenai Peninsula Borough School District COVID-19 update due to continued COVID-19 community contagion throughout the Kenai Peninsula: A SmartStart plan update so more students could attend school onsite during High Risk operations will be presented to the KPBSD Board of Education on December 7, 2020 KPBSD Grades 1-12: 100% […]

Survey: Public input in the Superintendent of Schools schools process

Posted by on November 20, 2020 at 10:29 am

News ReleaseCommunity Survey: Be involved in the KPBSD Superintendent of Schools Search The KPBSD Board of Education seeks public input into its process to select the next superintendent of schools. The school board has sole responsibility for the selection of candidates, final interviews, and selection of the superintendent, and McPherson & Jacobson LLC search firm […]

info: Youth Hockey Tournament COVID-19 cluster and delay of KPBSD Hockey Season start

Posted by on October 9, 2020 at 5:51 pm

Any KPBSD staff or student, who participated in or attended the 2020 Termination Dust Invitational, held Oct. 2-4 at the Ben Boeke and Dempsey Anderson arenas, needs to quarantine for 14 days, through October 18, 2020* and is not permitted to attend school onsite-in-person, or report to work onsite-in-person, at a school campus until Monday, […]

FREE meals for KPBSD students through the end of 2020

Posted by on September 17, 2020 at 4:11 pm

News Release: FREE School breakfast and lunch meals for students enrolled in KPBSD onsite or 100% remote learning options 9/18/20 UPDATE: KPBSD Connections Homeschool students are now eligible for FREE meal program! Pickup is once-a-week, the same as the 100% Remote Learning Option students.* The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District is thrilled to assist families, […]

News Release: KPBSD Student Nutrition Services (SNS) Updates

Posted by on August 4, 2020 at 6:18 pm

SNS will serve meals onsite, plus Get-it and Go new! streamlined online application process for free or reduced meals Soldotna, August 4, 2020—The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District will provide meals to students who attend school onsite, and to everyone who chooses 100% remote learning with their KPBSD school.* New! A streamlined online application for […]

School Board to approve Smart Start Plan and Change to First Day of School in August

Posted by on July 8, 2020 at 6:11 pm

News Release: KPBSD Smart Start 2020 How will COVID19 risk levels Affect K-12 Education and the first day of school for students in KPBSD? During their Monday, July 13, 2020 meeting at 6:00 PM, the KPBSD Board of Education will take action to approve the KPBSD COVID19 Smart Start 2020 plan, and change the first […]

ALERT: All KPBSD schools will close to students March 16-20, 2020

Posted by on March 12, 2020 at 4:39 pm

March 12, 2020 Dear KPBSD students, families, and staff, I hope your spring break has been restorative, with positive memories. Most of our schools have this week off, but the district leadership team has been meeting to respond to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 pandemic. We are continuing to work closely and take direction about the […]