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Teens can meet college representatives at Kenai Peninsula College Fair

Published on October 2, 2015 By Pegge Erkeneff

News Release Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Contact: Pegge Erkeneff, 907.714.8888 Soldotna, October 2, 2015—Peninsula high school students have an opportunity to meet representatives from more than 40 educational institutions Tuesday, October 20, 2015 10:00—1:00 Soldotna Regional Sports Complex in Soldotna, Alaska Choosing a college takes time and effort so KPBSD is making it easier […]

Candlelight Vigil for homeless youth and families

Published on November 5, 2014 By Pegge Erkeneff

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District News Release Contact: Pegge Erkeneff, 907.714.8888 Candlelight Vigil for homeless youth and families Soldotna, November 5, 2014—Families and unaccompanied youth are homeless on the peninsula. An invisible reality to most residents, the number 253 is important. Would it surprise you to know that 253 is the average number of students […]

Soldotna 7-12 grade schools reconfiguration

Published on November 8, 2013 By Pegge Erkeneff

News Release Advisory Committee recommendations for Soldotna schools 7-12 grade reconfiguration Soldotna, November 8, 2013—The Soldotna area 7-12 grade schools Advisory Committee completed its work and presented recommendations to the KPBSD Board of Education during a work session on November 4, 2013. Last spring, the school board voted to reconfigure the three Soldotna area secondary […]

Soldotna 7-12 grade Schools Reconfiguration Advisory Committee

Published on September 9, 2013 By Pegge Erkeneff

Media Release Soldotna Schools Reconfiguration Advisory Committee Soldotna, September 9, 2013—The fourteen person advisory committee will meet for the first time at Soldotna Middle School library on Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 5:30 p.m. The committee will make recommendations about cultural and historic issues (colors, school names, mascots, and so forth). This committee will serve in […]

In Homer and Soldotna: Taylor Crowe “My Life With Autism…”

Published on March 19, 2012 By Pegge Erkeneff

Is your life centered on capability or disability? In spite of a daily struggle with autism, national speaker, Taylor Crowe, knows his life is centered on his capability. Now thirty years old, his life is in direct contrast to the physician who initially diagnosed his autism, adding, “There is no hope for him.” The Alaska Autism […]

KPBSD and Alaska Shield 2012 simulation

Published on February 10, 2012 By Pegge Erkeneff

KPBSD is participating in the Alaska Shield 2012 simulation exercise. Thank you to staff, Soldotna Middle School, custodians, Student Nutrition Services staff, and locals who will stay at the SMS shelter. The Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management explains: The Kenai Peninsula Borough (KPB) is participating in Alaska Shield 2012. Alaska Shield is an […]

Great Grocery Grab at Redoubt Elementary

Published on November 18, 2011 By Pegge Erkeneff

Kids and adults raced Redoubt Elementary halls today…for a good cause! Principal John Pothast competed against Superintendent Steve Atwater to see who could race the hallways, pushing grocery carts, fill them with cans of food donated by students, and get back to starting position, first. Dr. Atwater won the blue ribbon for time, wearing his speedy […]