Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

Fireweed Academy: offering alternative education

The only charter school in the southern Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, Fireweed Academy opened its doors as “Homer Charter School” in 1997. Two years… Continue reading

Chapman School: One of ‘best kept secrets’

In his fourth year as principal of Chapman School, Conrad Woodhead wasn’t talking about the school’s address when he called it “one of the best… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District   Chapman School Today: Soccer at Skyview, 4 p.m. Sept. 22: Soccer at Kenai, 3:15 p.m. and 4:15 p.m. Sept.… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School DistrictToday: School board work session, 2-5 p.m., Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly Chambers, Soldotna.Sept. 17: Early release.Chapman SchoolSept. 15: Soccer vs. Nikiski… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Sept. 8: School board meeting, Homer High School The Kenai Peninsula Borough School Board will hold committee meetings and its… Continue reading

SCHOOL EVENTS

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Today: Board candidate orientation, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Soldotna. Sept. 1: School holiday. Sept. 8: School board meeting, Homer High School, 7… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Aug. 28: Board candidate orientation, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Soldotna. Sept. 1: School holiday. Sept. 8: School board meeting, Homer High School,… Continue reading

School district announces retirements, resignations

The following Kenai Peninsula Borough School District faculty have resigned or retired from schools on the southern peninsula. The effective date was at the close… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School DistrictThrough today: Leadership academy, Kenai Central High School, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.May 30: Effective instruction, Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly chambers, Soldotna, 8:30… Continue reading

Scholarships give Ninilchik grads a boost

When a high school graduating class has a total of three students, an impressive ranking is guaranteed. That was a point Ninilchik teacher Bryan Hickey… Continue reading

Szarzi encourages students to remember a time of resilience

Laughter, sentimental tears, and applause filled the upstairs of Land’s End Resort at the Homer Flex High School graduation ceremony Monday. Graduates were celebrated and… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School DistrictMay 21: Schools close (unless otherwise noted). ChapmanToday: Kindergarten to Pratt Museum.Today: Spring concert, 7 p.m.May 16: Grade 1 to Pratt… Continue reading

Homer teacher honored for work

One of five Kenai Peninsula Borough teachers named as this year’s “BP Teachers of Excellence,” Barbra Ann Veeck of West Homer Elementary School, has gone… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District May 21: School closes.   Chapman School May 5: Kindergarten to Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center. May 5-16: Swimming… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School DistrictChapman SchoolToday: Pre-K screening 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 235-8671.Today: Track meet, Kenai.April 28: CPR training, grades 6-8.April 29: Mass band, grades 7-8.Fireweed… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School DistrictApril 18: Vacation day. Chapman SchoolApril 17: Kindergarten to Pratt Museum.April 18: Vacation day.April 21-22: HoWL visits grades 4-8.April 22: Mass… Continue reading

HMS rocks with district-wide math meet

With almost 100 students from the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District competing, Willem Strydom of Homer Middle School was the overall top scorer in last… Continue reading

Schools superintendent: Student test scores high, graduation rate too low

It was “school” day at the Homer Chamber of Commerce’s weekly luncheon on Tuesday.  Dr. Steve Atwater, Kenai Peninsula Borough School District superintendent, gave an… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District: Chapman School Through today: Student testing.   Homer High School One hundred eighty-three students qualified for the third-quarter Mariner Pride… Continue reading

School Events and Graduation Dates

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District April 16: Early dismissal, 1:40 p.m. April 18: Vacation day. May 21: School closes.   Chapman School April 1-3: Student… Continue reading

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