Education

Beginning Sewing Class

Seward Community Schools is offering a Beginning Sewing Class with Instructor Kirstie Willean in Feb and Mar. Class start date is Feb 27 at 3pm in the Home Economics Room at the Seward Middle School.  The fee is $ 60 for 4 weeks of positive sewing instruction! Learn how to […]

Introduction to Birds Class

KPC Resurrection Bay Extension is offering Birds in the Field and Lab, a 2 credit course starting on Wednesday evening, February 21. Learn about bird and song identification, bones and feathers, bird feeders and houses, optics, field guides, and more with 4 half-day field trips. Taught by Seward Sporadic Bird […]

Red, White & Green Climate Change Grants Available for Youth

Deadline: March 9, 2007 Youth Service America ( http://www.ysa.org/ ) and the Civil Society Institute ( http://www.civilsocietyinstitute.org/ ) have announced the second round of the Red, White & Green Climate Change Grant. This opportunity offers $500 to young people and to organizations that engage young people in the United States […]

Red, White & Green Climate Change Grants Available for Youth

Deadline: March 9, 2007 Youth Service America ( http://www.ysa.org/ ) and the Civil Society Institute ( http://www.civilsocietyinstitute.org/ ) have announced the second round of the Red, White & Green Climate Change Grant. This opportunity offers $500 to young people and to organizations that engage young people in the United States […]

Seward Elementary School 3rd Quarter Honor Roll

2006-2007 Fourth Grade Carrie Anderson*             Amber Clarke* Dylan Gillespie*             Robin McKnight* Tyler Quiring            Kiana Clemens Riley Alston             Olivia Beckham Josephine Braun             James Carlsen Masha Hart             Maria Jackson Michael Marshall             Alex […]

Coral Bag Class at Community Schools

Pass the word on…..a creative opportunity for anyone with sewing experience and a sewing machine! Cedar will be teaching a class how to sew their own stylish Coral Bags at Community Schools! $ 25 per person, includes snaps and pattern instructions. Students will need to provide their own fabric, machine […]

KPBSD Public Budget Forum

KPBSD Public Budget Forum 7pm tonight Jan 23 Seward High Library Important meeting information (preliminary budget includes substantial district wide cuts in teaching positions) forwarded from Seward High. Please try to attend… Join Melody Douglas, Chief Financial Officer tonight,January 23 in the Seward High School Library @ 7pm for an […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Businesses that utilize dumpsters, please remember to keep the lids closed to prevent birds or other animals from gaining access. Violators could receive a citation for $50.00 or more. City Ordinance 14.05.025, 14.05.035, and State Law 18 AAC 60.015 (a) Questions, comments, tip suggestions: coptalk@cityofseward.net

KPB School District Board of Education Meeting News In Brief

January 15, 2007 – 7:00 p.m. Dr. Donna Peterson, Superintendent AWARDS AND PRESENTATIONS:   The Board presented Mr. Wally Hufford, speech pathologist and Mr. Travis Moore, community volunteer with Golden Apple Awards in recognition for their service to the District. SCHOOL REPORT:  Mr. Charlie Walsworth , West Homer Elementary principal, […]

Kids cross-country skis

Seward Elementary School is in need of cross-country skis and boots for their after-school sport’s program, if anyone has some they would like to donate.  (tax deduction!)    It started today, and we are short many pairs of skis for our students who wish to participate.  Thanks so much!    Kathi […]

Items needed for Seward High School

The special needs students are setting up a usable/functional kitchen in the teacher’s lounge at the high school. This kitchen is primarily for the teachers, but will be used a couple hours a week to teach adult living skills. There are a few things we do not have or would […]

FY08 Budget Survey

Please notify your staff, Site Councils, PTSA’s, etc. of the FY08 Budget Survey found on our website.  The deadline for participation is Friday, January 12th, at 5:00 p.m.  We would like as much input as possible.  Please note: the program is set up so it will accept only one response […]

Classes starting soon

Educational opportunities in Seward begin the week of January 16 at your KPC/Resurrection Bay Extension Site(RBES). EZ Payment Plan for tuition makes college affordable. Click on the KPC logo on the Seward City News main page to view RBES spring schedule and see details concerning EZ Payment Plan. RBES Coordinator […]

Early education, involved parents are key

Compass: Points of view from the community By CAROL COMEAU and REP. LES GARA We should do everything we can to make sure all children, regardless of background, share in this state’s great opportunity and wealth. That’s why improving our schools and improving the opportunities of children to learn are […]