A screenshot from the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District’s COVID-19 dashboard shows current case trends and threat levels as of Monday, Oct. 19, 2020. (Screenshot courtesy Kenai Peninsula Borough School District)

Southern peninsula schools go to remote learning after increase in COVID-19 cases

Increase in COVID-19 cases pushes Southern Kenai Peninsula into high-risk category

 

Nanwalek School teacher Jim Reinseth, in April 18, 2018. (Photo courtesy Kenai Peninsula Borough School District)

Award-winning Nanwalek teacher dies in house fire

James Reinseth had taught at the remote school since 2007

 

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Homer High School.

School announcements

School district risk level update and upcoming events

 

All central peninsula schools shifted 100% remote learning Wednesday

Spike in COVID-19 cases on central peninsula led to school district decision

Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)

Southern Kenai Peninsula region of school district moves to medium risk

Schools in the central, eastern peninsula regions are at high risk

Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)
COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)

McNeil Canyon will go remote on Monday due to COVID-19 case

This is the 3rd COVID-19 case associated with a southern peninsula school

COVID-19. (Image courtesy CDC)
A row of footballs at the Homer-Seward game at Homer, Alaska, on Aug. 29, 2020. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

Two Homer football coaches test positive for COVID-19

School remains open to in-person learners, football program quarantining

A row of footballs at the Homer-Seward game at Homer, Alaska, on Aug. 29, 2020. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)
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Homer High School.

School announcements

School district risk level update and upcoming events

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Homer High School.
Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)
Homer High School. (Homer News file photo)
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                                One of the two buildings used to teach elementary school children in Kachemak Selo sits on the outer edge of the village Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018 in the village at the head of Kachemack Bay.

State grant to build school in K-Selo extended

Mayor considering ‘new direction’ for school facility maintenance

  • Sep 30, 2020
  • By Victoria Petersen For the Peninsula Clarion
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                                One of the two buildings used to teach elementary school children in Kachemak Selo sits on the outer edge of the village Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018 in the village at the head of Kachemack Bay.
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                                Homer High School.

School announcements

School district risk level update and upcoming events

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                                Homer High School.
Clara Stading, a junior, is this month’s recipient of the Flex Phoenix Award given out by Homer Flex School. (Photo courtesy Ingrid Harrald)

Flex Phoenix Award winner: Clara Stading

With school back in session for the year, Homer Flex School has returned to recognizing students who best represent its values with the Flex Phoenix… Continue reading

Clara Stading, a junior, is this month’s recipient of the Flex Phoenix Award given out by Homer Flex School. (Photo courtesy Ingrid Harrald)
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                                Homer High School.

School announcements

School district risk level update and upcoming events

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                                Homer High School.
Homer News file photo
                                Homer High School.

School announcements

School district risk level update and upcoming events

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                                Homer High School.
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                                Chris Dement teachers a seventh-grade class Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, at Skyview Middle School just outside of Soldotna, Alaska.
Photo by Jeff Helminiak/Peninsula Clarion 
                                Chris Dement teachers a seventh-grade class Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, at Skyview Middle School just outside of Soldotna, Alaska.
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                                Homer High School.

School announcements

School district risk level update and upcoming events

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                                Homer High School.
Gary Turner, who recently announced his plans to retire as director of Kenai Peninsula College, addresses the crowd during KPC’s 50th anniversary celebration at the Kenai River Campus on Aug. 25, 2014. (Photo courtesy Gary Turner/KPC)

Kenai Peninsula College head announces retirement

Director Gary Turner will exit at the end of the 2021 academic year

Gary Turner, who recently announced his plans to retire as director of Kenai Peninsula College, addresses the crowd during KPC’s 50th anniversary celebration at the Kenai River Campus on Aug. 25, 2014. (Photo courtesy Gary Turner/KPC)

Central peninsula sport programs start back up

Sports jumped back into action Monday at the central peninsula’s schools, while an announcement about those same schools returning to on-site learning would be coming… Continue reading

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                                Homer High School.

School announcements

School district risk level update and upcoming events

Homer News file photo
                                Homer High School.
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                                Homer High School.

Valedictorian stories wanted

Retired school counselor seeks to compile tales from former top students

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                                Homer High School.
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