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...Cover, and Hold On" drill. KPBSD students and staff joined more than 66,000 Alaskans who registered to participate. Dave Jones, assistant superintendent of instructional support, said, "We need to be prepared for incidents we hope never happen...
KPBSD begins 'challenging' budget planning process

...within all of our budgets and seeing if there is money in there that can be repurposed," said Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones. "Or, if we are not using it for the greatest potential for increasing student achievement." The school district...
KPBSD seeks budget input

...the opportunity to have input into what they would like to see happen in our district," said Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones.The district again expects to face a deficit, but Jones said the administration is unsure how large the deficit will...
Around the District

...Lync and combined with Soldotna Prep. "Our yearly budget is one of the most important things we do each year," said Dave Jones, assistant superintendent of instructional support. "As such, we like to give our students, parents, staff...
Rent's due: District charter schools to pay rent as a result of HB 287

...Kaleidoscope School of Arts and Science and Fireweed Academy - are supportive of the plan. Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones figured the rent based on the Adjusted Average Daily Membership, or per pupil figures that take into account school...
KPBSD changes lockdown policy

...reviewed past school shootings, there is more than one response to a lockdown, said KPBSD Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones."New guidelines recognize that one response to a lockdown doesn't fit all situations," Jones said. "As a situation...
KPBSD staff, law officers receive intruder training

...joined with Kenai Peninsula Borough School District administrators to learn about ALICE. "Everybody's here," said Dave Jones, KPBSD assistant superintendent. "We're getting on board together." ALICE, is an intruder response procedure...
Schoolhouse rent

...Fireweed Academy in Homer is in two locations, one of which is in West Homer Elementary School.Assistance Superintendant Dave Jones said he'd like to see rent based on classroom space because if the district charges based on shared spaces like libraries...
Waiting game

...state money to the district is $6.27 million."Normally I would say, 'Party on,'" Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones said about the increase in funding. But other numbers need to be factored into the equation.While the increase of...
Shrinking the funding gap

...In November I didn't anticipate receiving as much as we did in the end from the state," Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones said. Jones is working to recalculate state revenues with the new BSA levels. He said while the state makes calculations...


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