District Highlights
KPBSD Graduate Inspiration: Joel Isaak, Skyview High School Class of 2007
“I want to keep growing in learning my Dena’ina people’s language. I love spending time with elders learning language and material culture and passing it on to future generations.”...
KPBSD Graduate Inspiration: Joel Isaak, Skyview High School Class of 2007
Superintendent of Schools Search
The Board of Education of the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District (KPBSD) is searching for a superintendent; applications are open until March 15, 2019....
Superintendent of Schools Search
KPBSD Inspiration, Stephanie Queen, Kenai Central High School Class of 2000, Soldotna City Manager
An athlete at Kenai Central High School, Stephanie (Arbelovsky) Queen started her early learning at Kenai Co-op preschool, followed by Sears Elementary, Mountain View Elementary, Kenai Middle School, and she graduated from Kenai Central High School in 2000. Then she earned both a Bachelor and Master degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Cornell University, Ithaca, NY. Returning to Alaska and the Kenai Peninsula, she is now the Soldotna City Manager....
KPBSD Inspiration, Stephanie Queen, Kenai Central High School Class of 2000, Soldotna City Manager
Paul Ostrander, Soldotna High School Class of 1986 #inspire
“Fight against the part of you that questions your potential. Your self-doubt is the single biggest hurdle to your success in life. Belief in yourself will lead to others believing in you.” –Paul Ostrander, Soldotna High School Class of 1986, current Kenai City Manager...
Paul Ostrander, Soldotna High School Class of 1986 #inspire
KPBSD Inspiration, Katie Koester, Homer High School Class of 1998
“There are people in our lives who will believe in us more than we believe in ourselves. By listening to their words and trusting their encouragement, we can be pushed out of our comfort zone to accomplish more than we ever thought possible.” –Katie Koester, Homer City Manager...
KPBSD Inspiration, Katie Koester, Homer High School Class of 1998
Text Messaging Service for parents & guardians
The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District can now utilize the SchoolMessenger system to deliver text messages, straight to a parent, guardian, or student mobile phone with important information about events, school closings, safety alerts and more....
Text Messaging Service for parents & guardians
Community Interest
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Community Input Survey is open until March 4, 2019

A brief, anonymous survey invites public comments and the opportunity to rank which attributes and demonstrated skills in a KPBSD superintendent of schools are most valuable. The school board requests everyone interested in schools, including parents, students, KPBSD staff, site councils, PTAs, volunteers, business and community organizations that partner with schools, community groups, and the public to contribute.

 

Superintendent Search open through March 15, 2019

The Board of Education of the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District (KPBSD) is seeking qualified applicants for superintendent of schools. The successful candidate will have outstanding educational leadership and advocacy skills. They will possess and demonstrate a strong background in improving student learning in a culturally responsive and student-centered approach. Details and application requirements are online.

The Alaska State Legislature

Visit the KPBSD and the Legislature webpage, and follow the Alaska State Legislature to track bills, locate and contact your legislators, and access committee information.

Personalized Learning

Where do you want your learning to take you and how can KPBSD help you get there? Learn how KPBSD is engaging the interest, strengths, and needs of every student. Explore personalized learning, and ask a question to help build our FAQs.

Apply Now!

Review open positions, apply online and visit our employment web pages with helpful information.

School Safety

Parents and guardians, school safety is a top priority in the KPBSD. It's important for you to know what to do before, during, and after a school emergency, weather related delay start, or school closure. Kindly read KPBSD Emergency Guidelines for Parents and Guardians. KPBSD regularly practices safety drills in schools, and includes law enforcement in our ALICE trainings for school emergencies. School delays and closures protocol.

KPBSD Strategic Plan

KPBSD will inspire all learners to pursue their dreams in a rigorous, relevant, and responsive environment. Discover what guides the 2017 – 2022 KPBSD strategic plan.

KPBSD Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

KPBSD students should be able to demonstrate their readiness in multiple ways beyond a standardized test score. While test scores are one key readiness indicator often used in schools, they do not always show the whole picture. Review KPBSD KPIs through the public dashboard.

Collective Bargaining Public Comment Opportunity

Please share your thoughts about issues to be addressed in collective bargaining negotiations with the KPBSD, and the Kenai Peninsula Education Association (KPEA), and the Kenai Peninsula Education Support Association (KPESA). The process includes items for discussion such as compensation, employee benefits, health care, and work environment that one or both sides want to address for possible revision.

KPBSD Key Communicators

Are helping people in their local communities learn more about KPBSD, while assisting the school district to learn what people in our schools and community think, feel, and know. Discover more about the Key Communicators program.  

Bus Transportation

Search for your bus route. Questions about busing? Contact Apple Bus.

KPBSD Mobile App

Free, the KPBSD app provides you direct access to the district's most sought after information in the most convenient format—your mobile device. You can find Kenai Peninsula Borough SD in the app store. Tips & more!  

Volunteer in a KPBSD School

KPBSD appreciates our volunteers who make a difference every day in our schools! New and returning volunteers: begin your confidential, online application here: Volunteer in a KPBSD school.  

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