Education

AGE 50+ INVITED TO NAVIGATE LONGER LIVES

AGE 50+ INVITED TO NAVIGATE LONGER LIVES

Adults age 50+ are invited to take this free course to learn how to navigate longer lives.  A new 10-week session of the AGING MASTERY PROGRAM® will begin Thursday, September 21st, 12:45-2:15pm, at Seward Senior Center.  Developed by the National Council on Aging, the program encourages mastery—developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved […]

Alaska Mumps Outbreak

By Dr. Ross Van Camp, Seward Community Health Center In the five years before 2016 there were one or less mumps cases diagnosed in Alaska. In July 2016, two cases were diagnosed in the Fairbanks area. In 2017 there have already been eight cases diagnosed, most in the Anchorage area. […]

Seward Student Travel Trip to Panama

Seward Student Travel Trip to Panama

Rain got you down? Tropics sound nice? You are invited to an informational meeting about the Seward Student Travel Club‘s next trip! The meeting is Wednesday, September 13th at 6:30 pm in the Art Room at Seward High. Expand your child’s horizons with a life changing journey! After school lets […]

Aging Mastery Program Begins New Session

Aging Mastery Program Begins New Session

A  new 10-week session of the Aging Mastery Program® will begin Thursday, September 21st, 12:45-2:15pm, at Seward Senior Center.  Adults age 50+ are invited to take this free course to learn how to navigate longer lives.  Developed by the National Council on Aging, the program encourages mastery—developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved […]

CERT Training offered in Seward

The Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management is pleased to present a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) class in Seward.  CERT is a program that teaches residents skills that could be useful in an emergency where traditional first responders may be overwhelmed.  Among the skills taught include fire suppression, […]

Seward Middle School Nets New Principal

Seward Middle School Nets New Principal

by Kelley Lane for Seward City News- Seward Middle School’s new principal Jenny Martin hails, most recently, from Texas, but she spent part of her childhood in Alaska. She grew up “everywhere,” as her father was a Baptist Pastor whose calling was small country churches, including one in Anderson, Alaska, […]

Pre Kindergarten Classes at Seward Elementary Open

Free part-time pre-kindergarten classes at Seward Elementary for children who will be four years old by September 1, 2017, are open. To qualify, parents and guardians must contact their local area school, schedule a pre-K assessment and complete an application prior to the school screening appointment date. You may download […]

Sean Dusek, KPBSD Superintendent

KPBSD Superintendent Dusek Welcome Letter

Welcome back to the 2017-2018 school year! Our district is very excited to have all of our students, staff, and parents back in school. We are committed to meeting the needs of every individual student every day.  This is an integral part of our overall philosophy of strong, positive relationships […]

PTA Meeting August 22

PTA Meeting August 22

Hope everyone had a wonderful summer.  Our first PTA Meeting of the year will be on Aug. 22nd at 6:30 at the Elementary School.  We have a lot of things to discuss with a lot of changes happening.  We are looking for new PTA leadership this year, so lets start off the […]

Aging Mastery Program® Starts New Class

Aging Mastery Program® Starts New Class

A  new 10-week session of the Aging Mastery Program® will begin Thursday, September 21st, 12:45pm-2:00, at the senior center.  Adults age 50+ are invited to take this free course to learn how to navigate longer lives.  Developed by the National Council on Aging, the program encourages mastery—developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved […]

Seward Elementary New Student Registration August 8 and 9

Seward Elementary New Student Registration August 8 and 9

Seward Elementary will be open for new student registration August 8th and 9th from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Parents must fill out a registration packet for each new student and additionally must provide a birth certificate and updated immunization record.  Should your child have an IEP, it would be helpful if you could provide that as […]

Community Project: Schoolyard Habitat

Community Project: Schoolyard Habitat

by Jenn Haugh & Kirstie Lorelei Willean- Transformation of the Seward Elementary grounds from its original landscaping, when the school first opened in 1990, to an outdoor learning environment was completed in 2016.  Perhaps you were one of the multitudes of dedicated volunteers who shared in the community Schoolyard Habitat Project. […]

A Letter of Thanks from Rhett Sieverts

A Letter of Thanks from Rhett Sieverts

My name is Rhett Sieverts.  I attended Seward Elementary, Middle and High School and graduated this May.  I was awarded several local scholarships and would like to  thank the Seward Seahawks Athletic Booster Club, the Sons of the American Legion Squadron 5, and all of the Seward businesses who contributed to […]