Education

KPBSD Budget Informational Videos & PDFs

KPBSD Budget Informational Videos & PDFs

If you ever want to learn some basics about the school district budget, informational videos & pdfs are available through the links below. If the links below are broken, they can be found on the district finance department web page at www.kpbsd.k12.ak.us/departments.aspx?id=38 Budget Development Information FY19 FY19 Budget Development Calendar PDF and  Video: FY19 […]

Seward Student Science Challenge Scholarships Update

Seward Student Science Challenge Scholarships Update

Hello! I just wanted to let you know we’ve raised $2500 in scholarship funding! Many Thanks goes to Chugach Electric, Marathon Constructors Inspector Services, First National Bank, Cooper Landing Chamber of Commerce, and the Seward Chamber of Commerce. While this is exciting and we are so grateful, we are still […]

Sources of Strength Suicide Prevention in KPBSD

Sources of Strength Suicide Prevention in KPBSD

Soldotna, September 22, 2017—‘Sources of Strength’ bolsters suicide prevention efforts on the Kenai Peninsula, with support from the GCI Suicide Prevention Grant.  “While suicide is sometimes a difficult topic to discuss, it is also paramount that we as a community address it head on,” said Sean Dusek, superintendent. “Programs such as Sources […]

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 […]