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Early Release on St. Patrick’s Day

Posted by on March 16, 2021 at 11:34 am

March 17, 2021: early release changes to 60 minutes from normal end of school day time, instead of 90 minutes, in order to meet the state requirement for a minimum student instructional day. Check with your school for the exact release time. Bus routes will be adjusted accordingly. PreK Note: on early release days, all afternoon […]

Free Developmental, Vision, and Hearing Screenings for preschoolers

Posted by on February 11, 2021 at 12:47 pm

The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District (KPBSD) provides free screening for children 3 through 5 years old (not yet in kindergarten) Areas screened include: speech and language, learning and understanding, coordination and movement, social-emotional skills, self-help skills (feeding, dressing, and toileting), vision or hearing. Children already identified with disabilities should also be screened if not receiving special education […]

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 […]

Free KPBSD webinars to support remote learning

Posted by on April 27, 2020 at 4:53 pm

KPBSD: Shifting to Remote Learning free online webinars for parents & guardians You can find on-demand videos of past webinars, current offerings, and registration information on the Remote Learning Resource for Parents webpage and scroll to the section titled, “Trainings and Webinars for Parents” To register for these free parent webinars taught by KPBSD professional development coaches, complete […]

KPBSD inspiration: Tatiana Tucker | Nikiski Middle-High #ClassOf2006

Posted by on April 13, 2020 at 7:25 pm
Tatiana Tucker, Class of 2006 inspiration, author of Stay-At-Home Hero

KPBSD Graduate InspirationTatiana Tucker, Nikiski-Middle High, Class of 2006 Early education at Nikiski North Star Elementary, then Nikiski Middle-High School (2006), Tatiana graduated from Amherst College in 2010, and now lives in Washington. An artist, she’s the author and illustrator of Stay-at-Home Hero, a new children’s book in response to the coronavirus. She offers a […]

News Release: KPBSD and State Health Mandate 013

Posted by on April 10, 2020 at 5:51 pm

Soldotna, April 10, 2020—All 42 KPBSD schools will continue delivering Remote Learning education instruction for more than 8,500 students through the end of the school year on May 20, 2020. Free “Get-It and Go” meals for KPBSD students will continue Monday through Friday at 25 locations on the Kenai Peninsula. “KPBSD began providing distance-delivered instruction […]

KPBSD Parent Webinars: Shifting to Remote Learning

Posted by on April 10, 2020 at 4:53 pm

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District – Shifting to Remote Learning Free online webinars for parents now open! To register for these free parent webinars taught by KPBSD professional development coaches, complete this simple online registration. After registration, you will receive an auto-generated email with a list of your session choices, and the password to enter […]

Health Mandate 013 extends closure of school buildings to students

Posted by on April 9, 2020 at 8:56 pm

The statewide school closure of K-12 public schools is now extended through the end of the 2019-2020 school year.The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District will continue educating all of our students through the Remote Learning that began March 30, 2020. Monday through Friday meal delivery for students will continue.The effects of COVID-19 in the lives […]

Celebrate School Nurses

Posted by on April 7, 2020 at 7:25 pm

On World Health Day in 2020, let us all thank and celebrate our school nurses and nurses everywhere who make a difference for students, families, and our communities, everyday! “We want all our students out there to know, that even though you aren’t coming to school right now, we are STILL your school nurses, and […]

April Board of Education meeting

Posted by on April 6, 2020 at 10:25 am

Board of Education Virtual and Telephonic Meeting Monday, April 6, 2020, 6:00 PM The Kenai Peninula Borough School District Board of Education will hold a virtual and telephonic meeting in the Betty J. Glick Assembly Chambers, George A. Navarre Administration Building in Soldotna, Alaska. 6:00 p.m. Board Meeting Watch the Live Broadcast beginning at 6:00 […]