Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

Three Homer-area schools earn state honors

Forty-nine schools have been identified as 2013 Alaska Reward Schools in honor of their student achievement, with two categories recognized: highest performing and high progress.… Continue reading

School Events

Student news Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colo., has annouced the enrollment of two students from Homer for the fall 2013 semester: Connor McCarron is… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Oct. 14: School board meetings, Soldotna, 7-9 p.m. Oct. 30: 90-minute early release. Nov. 20: 90-minute early release. Jan. 22:… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Oct. 14: School board meeting, Soldotna, 7-9 p.m.   Chapman School Sept. 20: Soccer vs Nikiski at Nikiski, 3 p.m.,… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Sept. 18: Classes released 90 minutes early for teacher and instructional support staff to collaborate. Bus schedules will be adjusted… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Sept. 9: School board meeting, Homer High School auditorium, 7 p.m. Sept. 18: Classes released 90 minutes early. Bus schedules… Continue reading

Student News & School Events

Student News Nicholas Faulkner of Homer, a member of the class of 2016, has been named to the honor roll at Phillips Academy, also known… Continue reading

School year begins with new principals, new students

At Paul Banks Elementary School’s meet-the-teacher event Monday afternoon, the parking lot was crowded and hallways were filled with excited students and their parents, grandparents… Continue reading

Six schools earn five stars

Six Kenai Peninsula schools, including three on the lower peninsula, have earned a five-star rating, the highest available, under a new state accountability system. With… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Aug. 27: School board candidate orientation, District Office, Soldotna, 1:30-2:30 p.m. For information, call Debbie Tressler, 907-714-8836.   Chapman School… Continue reading

Graduates inspire with challenges, achievements, plans for future

“Tonight is all about you,” Dr. Allan Gee, Homer High School principal, told the graduates at Monday’s commencement ceremony.  The same could be said at… Continue reading

Graduation ceremonies

Graduation ceremonies There are several commencement ceremonies remaining in the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District this week. They are:  Today: Connections, Soldotna High School, 4… Continue reading

School Events

Student news Ninilchik students Caleb Daniels and Esther Pherson were among the graduates honored at Bob Jones University’s commencement exercises. Aranda Koch of Anchor Point… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District May 6: School board meeting, 7-9 p.m., Soldotna.  Pre-Kindergarden Title I Assessments Children who will be four years old by… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District April 26: Middle school math meet, Homer Middle School, 9 a.m.-1:10 p.m. April 30: Middle school borough band-choir, Soldotna Middle… Continue reading

Local teachers recognized for teaching excellence

Two area teachers are among seven Kenai Peninsula Borough teachers honored as 2013 BP Teachers of Excellence. Donna Austin teaches kindergarten at Chapman Elementary School… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Pre-Kindergarden Title I Assessments Children who will be four years old by Sept. 1 may attend pre-kindergarten classes at their… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District April 1: School board meeting, Soldotna, 7 p.m. Chapman School April 2-4: SBA testing, grades 3-8. Little Fireweed (grades K-2)… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Through March 15: Vacation days. Homer High School Each Homer High faculty member nominates one outstanding student per year based… Continue reading

HMS principal to return to classroom

After a half decade of being an administrator with the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, David Larson is heading back to the classroom. "I'm going… Continue reading

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