Recent News & Information

Sean Dusek, KPBSD Superintendent

KPBSD Superintendent Dusek Welcome Letter

Welcome back to the 2017-2018 school year! Our district is very excited to have all of our students, staff, and parents back in school. We are committed to meeting the needs of every individual student every day.  This is an integral part of our overall philosophy of strong, positive relationships […]

Seward Police Journal August 2-August 9

Seward Police Journal August 2-August 9

August 2 2017 1600 TRAFFIC STOP – CITATION Citation issued to PORFIRIO ZAMORA JR. at Third and B Street for operating electronic devices while driving. 1606 LOST AND FOUND A citizen brought in a bicycle left on his property on Nautical Drive. 1705 911 NON EMERGENCY A caller wanted to […]

Kenai Mountain-Turnagain Arm National Heritage Area Announces Fall 2017 Grant Cycle – Deadline to Apply Friday, September 22nd

Kenai Mountain-Turnagain Arm National Heritage Area Announces Fall 2017 Grant Cycle – Deadline to Apply Friday, September 22nd

The Kenai Mountain-Turnagain Arm (KMTA) National Heritage Area is pleased to announce our Fall 2017 call for grant applications. The deadline to apply is Friday, September 22, 2017 at 5:00pm AKDT. Now in its eighth year, KMTA’s grant program provides funding to local communities to develop projects that recognize, preserve, […]

Glacier Family Medicine Clinic job opening

Glacier Family Medicine Clinic is accepting applications for a front desk receptionist.  Applicants must have good communication skills, computer  and typing skills,  and be able to interact with people in a courteous and professional manner.  A full job description is available on request. Salary is $15.00/hour + DOE. Please contact […]

A fisherman in waders tries his luck in the Soldotna section of the Kenai River.

In Celebration of Alaska’s Wild Salmon Day

by Kelley Lane for Seward City News- August in Alaska means salmon: in the rivers, the bays and steadily filling our freezers. The Kenai Peninsula brims full of visitors who come to fish recreationally, many of them buying spots on charter boats that go out into the Gulf of Alaska […]

Kindergarten Round Up Play Dates

Kindergarten Roundup Seward Elementary Playground Play Dates:(parent led, not school sponsored) Sunday, Aug 13@2:30-3:30 Sunday, Aug 20@2:30-3:30pm We thought it would help ease the transition and K jitters if the incoming class of 2030 kindergarteners and their caregivers had some time to play together and get to know each other […]

Alaska Salmon Day August 10

Alaska Salmon Day August 10

A message from Miriam & Erin from The Salmon Project- We know you celebrate your salmon love every day of the summer, but this Thursday is the second annual (official) #aksalmonday and it’s going viral. To make it easy to participate, we’ve gathered ten of our favorite salmon actions — and there’s something for everyone, […]

PTA Meeting August 22

PTA Meeting August 22

Hope everyone had a wonderful summer.  Our first PTA Meeting of the year will be on Aug. 22nd at 6:30 at the Elementary School.  We have a lot of things to discuss with a lot of changes happening.  We are looking for new PTA leadership this year, so lets start off the […]

Calm Waters. Photo: Allison Sayer.

Around the Horn on Knight Island

by Allison Sayer for Seward City News- This past spring, I was invited to join a group of women paddlers on a kayak trip out of Whittier starting on July 4. As the day of our trip approached, the forecast was almost too good to be true: variable winds up […]

Aging Mastery Program® Starts New Class

Aging Mastery Program® Starts New Class

A  new 10-week session of the Aging Mastery Program® will begin Thursday, September 21st, 12:45pm-2:00, at the senior center.  Adults age 50+ are invited to take this free course to learn how to navigate longer lives.  Developed by the National Council on Aging, the program encourages mastery—developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved […]

Seward Middle School New Student Registration

Seward Middle School New Student Registration

Seward Middle will be open for new student registration August 8th and 9th from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Parents must fill out a registration packet for each new student and additionally must provide a birth certificate and updated immunization record.  Should your child have an IEP, it would be helpful if you could provide that as well.   Any […]