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Title 1 Pre-K Fall Screening

Seward Elementary School will hold a fall screening for Title 1 Pre-School on Tuesday, August 28th.   This is a free 2.5 hour pre-school for eligible students and transportation is not provided for this program. Students must be 4 years old by September 1, 2018. Screening appointments will be made when […]

Hartmut Gronau 04/10/1940-08/13/2018

Hartmut Gronau 04/10/1940-08/13/2018

Hartmut “Hart” Gronau was born in East Prussia, city of Memel. Soon after he was born, the family had to flee from the Russians . His father fell in WWII in 1944.  When he saw that everyone was crying, he said: “Don’t cry, I get on my horsey and bring […]

6th Grade Orientation

Parents, Any incoming sixth grader who is interested in meeting his/her teacher before school starts is welcome to come by the school with a parent on Monday, August 20 between 2:00 and 5:00. Teachers will be in the building working, but will be available for an informal walk around the […]

Don’t Wait to Vaccinate!!

Don’t Wait to Vaccinate!!

Schedule your school immunizations appointment today!! Public Health Nurse will be in Seward August 15-16. Call now to make an appointment 907-335-3400 or 1800-770-4871. Fees are on Sliding Fee Scale, No one is turned away due to inability to pay or insurance status.   Services Available * Well Child Exams for kids […]

City Manager Jim Hunt resigns

According to a copy of an email notification to the City Council posted on Seward Citizens’ Forum, City Manager Jim Hunt resigned today (Friday) at 4:55 pm. Also according to the forum, before Hunt resigned, he appointed Brennan Hickok to the position of Assistant City Manager/Community Development Director. With Hunt’s […]

Seward Elementary New Student Registration August 8th & 9th

Seward Elementary School will be open for new student registration August 8th and 9th from 9:00 AM-2:00 PM.  Parents must fill out a registration packet for each NEW student and additionally must provide a birth certificate and updated immunization records.   New Title 1 Pre-K students, accepted after assessments in April, […]

JAG at work at ship yard

JAG at work at ship yard

On July 23, with smiles and congratulations all around, the City Council approved the transfer of the operation of the Seward ship yard from Vigor to JAG Alaska. On Sunday, July 29, I and others were appalled to see brown dust rising from the 290′ barge at dry dock in […]

Winter Job Fair – Thursday, August 2

Winter Job Fair – Thursday, August 2

Recruiters from Taos Ski Valley, Copper Mountain, Little Nell Aspen, Sun Valley Resort & Grand Canyon Lodge will be in Seward to meet with anyone interested in a winter job with their companies.  It’s a great opportunity for seasonal workers in Seward to get a head start on making their […]

Seward Bike Park Dinner and Auction

P.A.R.K.S. (Parents Advocating Recreational Kids’ Stuff) is hosting a dinner and auction on August 17th at Resurrection Roadhouse to raise funds for the Seward Community Bike Park.  Please join us for an evening of great food, friends, and entertainment!  Music provided by Aloha Bluegrass.  Tickets Available HERE  Tickets Available HERE   […]