Seward Student to Study Plight of Chesapeake Bay

Seward Student to Study Plight of Chesapeake Bay with World Renowned Oceanographer Dr. Sylvia Earle To Work Alongside National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence, Students, Educators Will Investigate Efforts to Restore Chesapeake Bay and other Estuaries Research To Be Followed by Students and Teachers Across the World As Part of The JASON Project’s […]

Local families needed for foreign exchange students

Highly reputed student exchange organization seeks warm & loving host families to open their hearts and homes to our wonderful foreign exchange students. These students are 15-18 yrs of age, thoroughly screened and eagerly looking forward to hear all about their American host family. They will attend your local high […]

The Board of Directors for the Seward Chamber of Commerce, Conference and Visitors Bureau, today adopted significant changes in the rules for the 2007 Seward Silver Salmon Derby®. Beginning in 2007, Derby participants will not be limited to the waters of Resurrection Bay. The Derby helps raise money for Fish […]

Waging Peace

Who’s waging peace for our children? For our children’s children? Every day the names of violence are screamed at our children …..Virginia Tech, shootings on the Anchorage Park Strip, Iraq, domestic violence, Afghanistan, child abuse, gang warfare, bullying, Columbine, Desert Storm, and on and on and on. But, who’s waging […]

Crackerjack Sportfishing of Seward recently provided the necessary expertise for locating and guiding the Alaska SeaLife Center’s success in securing king salmon. The salmon are now housed in the Alaska SeaLife Center’s new exhibit: Alaska Salmon: The Cycle of Life. Fortunately, the center was able to rely on the knowledge […]

Scholarship Thank Yous

Scholarship Thank Yous

Thank you to Seward’s local businesses and individuals contributing to the Seward High scholarship fund. Once again our community has supported out school and children to help them go become leaders of the world. Local scholarships for 2007 totaled $62,500! Seward Businesses Scholarships totaled $4800: Thank you Anderson Tug & […]

Seward High Art Teacher

Dear Seward PTSA, Our awesome art teacher Scott Jonsson has been given a pink slip.  Funding has recently been given to Seward to hire an art teacher.  I encourage everyone to let staff and board know that Scott has been a super teacher and they should try to hire him […]

Hunger Awareness Day on June 5th

In recognition of Hunger Awareness Day on June 5th , the organizers of the Alaska Dandelion Festival would like to share with you a few facts about hunger and how this amazing plant can aid in nutrition. 36 million people, in this country, or about 13%, live in hungry or […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Cop Talk Question: I just moved to Alaska. I have my driver’s license from another state, when am I required to get an Alaska Driver’s License? Answer: An Alaska Driver’s License must be obtained by the end of a 90-day period after entry into the state. Questions, comments, tip suggestions; […]

Seward Elementary 3rd Quarter Honor Roll

2006-2007 Fourth Grade Carrie Anderson*        Josephine Braun* Dylan Gillespie*        Robin McKnight* Olivia Beckham        James Carlsen Kiana Clemens        Masha Hart Maria Jackson        Richie Mack Michael Marshall        Alex Pahno Jasmine Perea        Alex Porter Fifth Grade Isabel Barnwell*        Kiesha Lynch* SuBin Park*        Nick Zweifel* […]

Important Items on School Board Agenda 040207

There are some important items on the School Board agenda for Monday April 2nd including the approval of the district operating budget for next year & the first reading of revisions to the field trip policies.  The packet can be reviewed at

Community Needs Assessment Survey Results

The City of Seward, through staff efforts and program resources of the AmeriCorps VISTA program, created and distributed a Community Needs Assessment Survey in the fall of 2006. The survey was distributed to every box holder at the Seward Post Office, the end result of which was a total of […]

2007 Avy Savvy Poster Contest Winners!

And the 2007 Avy Savvy Poster Winners are:   Kindergarten – 3rd Grade Category   1st Place: Daniel Sparks   2nd Place: 2-way tie – Jon Kingsland – Rose Terry   3rd Place: Hunter Kratz     4th – 6th Grade Category   1st Place: Bailey Pendergast   2nd Place: […]


Techniques of Alcohol Management Spring Classes Schedule Sunday March 4, Sunday April 1, Sunday May 6 & Sunday May 20 at The Pit Bar at 11a.m. Identification is required for all TAM classes. You must be 21 years of age to attend.Please arrive by 10:45 a.m. to register. If you […]