Category: Education

Senior Pet Class Saturday

Senior Pet Class Saturday

Preparing and Caring for your Senior Pet Saturday, Feb 4th, 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm Seward Community Library Though our pets age quicker than humans, they are really good at being young at heart.  Sometimes a pet can show subtle signs of being uncomfortable or even ill as they get […]

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

The Seward Community Library & Museum is excited to present the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program. It’s as simple as it sounds—make a goal to read 1,000 books to your child before Kindergarten. This program has been launched in libraries across the country as an effort to increase the development […]

Creative Christmas Music!

Creative Christmas Music!

Christmas is a special time especially if you are into music and children or both.  This past week Seward had opportunities to experience it all at the annual traditional Christmas concerts for both the elementary and middle schools.   Yet they were anything but traditional.  While many of the songs had […]

Seward High Art

Seward High Art

Ho Ho Ho today was the last day of the semester! Here is a bit of art from Seward High if you’d like to see the good work these teenagers are doing. Hope everyone has great holidays and our blog is here with much much more! This assignment was to […]

Avalanche Awareness Class

Avalanche Awareness Class (Chugach National Forest Avalanche Information Center) December 17th, 2016 (Saturday), Seward Community Library, 238 Fifth Ave,  (Large conference room 1st floor), Seward, AK Time:11am till 3PM Cost: Free! Topics covered: Human Factors, Weather/Snowpack, Terrain, and Avalanche Rescue(Avalanche Beacon practice). If you have an avalanche beacon bring it to […]

Team Moosebots. From Left: Jack Lindquist, Trevor Guernsey, Casey Bryden, Alejandro Sanchez, Jean Clarisse Tapase,  Aly Guernsey, Francisco Sanchez

Moose Pass Robotics Team Earns Trophy

Submitted by Wendy Bryden – This past Saturday, seven Moose Pass students (the Moosebots) returned home from the First Lego League Robotics Anchorage Qualifier with a team trophy. This year’s First Lego League (FLL) theme is Animal Allies. In the competition the students design, build and program a robot using […]

SHS Art: Reductive Block Prints

SHS Art: Reductive Block Prints

Nicole Charlie The first semester is wrapping up here at Seward High and we are ready for our holiday break! SHS Art students completed block prints and did a great job!  The artistry was in identifying and simplifying the image into 3 different values (light medium dark) and also showing […]

Seward High Art: Hero Portraits

Seward High Art: Hero Portraits

Seward High Art Students made a painting of someone they admired and included a related quote, thinking about font and composition. They drew these by hand and mixed their own colors! Great job!  More paintings and art here at our blog! Emilia Whitcome Meghan Mullaly Rebekah Christensen Riley von Borstel […]

Seward Strong Planning Day is November 1st

Seward Strong Planning Day is November 1st

Join us for the First Annual Seward Strong Planning Day at the Breeze Inn’s Conference Rooms on November 1st from 8:30 to 4:00.  Seward Strong is a community driven process to identify and address health and wellness needs in our community.  Community members are invited to share their ideas and […]

SHS SMS Alternative Energy Fair Art

SHS SMS Alternative Energy Fair Art

Seward Energy Forum & Fair took place last weekend at Avtec! This fair brought light to clean, alternative sources of energy such as geothermal, biomass, solar, wind, and hydro energy. Students from K-12 made art inspired by this subject matter and did a great job! This show was juried by […]

Seward High School Art: Ceramic Frames

Seward High School Art: Ceramic Frames

These frames were more difficult than I’d imagined to construct! Students made a paper pattern first and then traced their design onto clay slabs. The photos slide into a little compartment in back and all the frames have a way to be hung too! Thanks students for your patience and […]

Inside the AVTEC simulator bridge

AVTEC Maritime Simulator gets a major upgrade

The icebreaker was called in to assist in towing a platform through thick pack ice. One ship was already towing ahead, and a tugboat was trailing behind. The convoy was not making sufficient headway, and the ice was getting thicker. As I drove the icebreaker towards the head of the […]

PTSA Garage Sale October 22

Clean out the closets, clean out the garage, it’s time for the semi-annual PTA garage sale!  All proceeds fund scholarships for Seward High graduating seniors. When:  Saturday, Oct. 22nd from 9am – 2pm Where: Seward High School cafeteria Those wonderful treasures you no longer need but can’t throw away can […]