Education

AVTEC’s own Alaska Culinary Academy restaurant, The Academy Café, is open May 7 through June 12 during the Ala Carte and Dining Service classes. This is a combination of two classes that run consecutively, rotating the students through all areas of fine dining, from actual food production to dining room […]

Seward Elementary Band Night!

Have you ever wanted to play a musical instrument? Admired rock stars, jazz artists, or sidewalk performers? Have a band instrument collecting dust in a closet or crawlspace? You are in luck! Seward Elementary School is starting a band program in the 2009-2010 school year, and we need you! Current […]

Non-tenured contracts for school district

From: Donna Peterson, Superintendent Date: April 23, 2009 After the worksession Tuesday with the Borough Assembly and discussion yesterday with the leadership team, it is the District’s intent to move forward at the next School Board meeting on May 4 with the non-tenured teacher contracts originally scheduled for action on […]

Kindergarten Roundup

Kindergarten Registration – Open House April 21st from 6:00-7:00 PM. Parents and future kindergarten students, please plan on attending our open house at Seward Elementary to get registered for next year. Please bring your child’s birth certificate and your questions.

Renewable Energy Opportunities for Alaska

Lecture by Chris Rose, Executive Director of REAP The Renewable Energy Alaska Project (REAP) is Alaska’s first and only education and advocacy group for renewable energy. Seward and the Eastern Kenai Peninsula are considering a total of 6 hydro electric facilities (Lowell Creek, Fourth of July Creek, Grant Lake, Crescent […]

Seward Senior Center Happenings

Seward Senior Center 336 3rd Ave 224-5604   Senior Center Happenings Lunch Everyday At Noon We have WiFi!   Monday 3/16 8:00                 AARP Tax Aide – Call 224-5604 for an appointment. 10:30-11:30     Core Balance Class 1:00                 Wii Bowling ~ Oldies, But Goodies 1:00                 Post Office Run   Tuesday 3/17  Happy […]

Hunter Education Courses Offered in April

Two Classes Available: (Pre Registration is required and class space is limited) WHEN: April 3rd & 4TH. General Admission WHERE: AVTEC Industrial Power Class Room TIME: 3rd – 7  to 10 pm and 4th – 9 am to 4 pm COST: $10 (Self Study Packet) CONTACT: Trooper Cloward 224-3935 SIGN UP: At […]

Possible Bus Driver Strike

The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District contracts with First Student to provide bus transportation for our students.  The bus drivers have chosen to be represented by the Teamsters and are in the negotiations process with First Student.  As part of the process, bus drivers may choose to go on strike […]

Thank you, Seward!

Thank you, Seward!

Seeds of Faith Preschool Board invited local businesses to support the scholarship program which enables several children to attend classes who otherwise would be unable to do so. The response was absolutely amazing, and a wonderful testimony to the impact Seeds Of Faith has had, and continues to have, on […]

This week at Seward Middle School

This week at Seward Middle School

January 12, 2009 IN GENERAL. *No school next Monday, 01/19/09 in celebration of Martin Luther King Day.  Teachers at all school will be at an all day in-service. *8th grade Wood Shop has a materials fee of $25 for 3rd Quarter. Make out a check to Seward Middle School. A […]

Making A Difference….

We all live in a turbulent world these days. As adults, we are bombarded on all sides with every-day family and work stress, as well as larger-scale issues such as the economy, war and political polarization. The real world can be a downright scary place. However, as I look all […]

Muffins for Moms and Donuts for Dads

Muffins for Moms and Donuts for Dads

On Wednesday, January 14th, Seward Elementary will be hosting an early morning family reading time from 7:35 to 8:00 in our library.  Come get a snack and read a book with your child before school.  Help us add to our ‘Family Reading Caterpillar’!

Thanks, Alaskans!

Thanks, Alaskans!

The Alaska SeaLife Center would like to thank Alaskans for making our 10th anniversary a great year. After ten years building a solid foundation for our science, rehabilitation, and education programs, the SeaLife Center is now poised to help the community and decision makers better understand the health of our […]

Geo Bee 2009 Winner

Geo Bee 2009 Winner

Rachel Tougas, a 7th grader at Seward Middle School, won the school level competition of the National Geography Bee on December 16th, 2009 and an opportunity at a $25,000 college scholarship. The school-level Bee, at which students answered oral questions on geography, was the first round in the 21st annual […]

New Seward Middle School Sign

New Seward Middle School Sign

Seward Middle School needed a sign! A sign that let’s everyone know whose building it is and a reader board that can communicate Events and News. So how did it get started? Last school year, 2007 – 2008, 8th grade teacher Laura Beck wrote to Holland America Line and asked […]

AVTEC Spring Online Courses

Take classes from your home or office! All courses are instructor-led and meet online 1 or 2x per week. For more information and to register:  www.avtec.edu/ApplyNow.htm or call 224-3322 Introduction and Intermediate Moodle INTRO TO MOODLE v1.9, 1-credit, Jan 22 – Feb 12; both courses meet online TH 4:30-6:00pm. INTERMEDIATE […]