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KPBSD leading the state with school meals

...the Kenai Peninsula Borough is leading the pack. Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Student Nutrition Director Dean Hamburg was named Director of the Year by the Alaska School Nutrition Association last week. The award was presented by AKSNA...
A heaping helping of health

...our ground beef for tacos, we may add some sweet potatoes to the ground beef it really lowers the fat count," said Dean Hamburg, the Student Nutrition Services administrator for the district. "Sweet potatoes, in any form we can get into students...
Fundraiser rolls to successful finish smoothly; Suncha Harvick, Diane Ames and Mary Glynn, for sharing your kitchen with us; and Dan Hastings and Dean Hamburg, for the loan and delivery of the cinnamon roll baking pans. Thank you to the community for supporting what has become...
State considers funding for school meals

...the district plans to expand the breakfast program next year to five schools that currently do not serve breakfast. Dean Hamburg, Public Policy and Legislative Chair for the Alaska School Nutrition Association as well as the administrator of the...
Sugarplums dance in their heads, not in classrooms: Wellnes policy leads to fewer sweets in schools

...habits of youth, are changing the ways sweets are purveyed in the schools, even through this festive time of the year. Dean Hamburg, Kenai Peninsula Borough School District's student nutrition services administrator, said he's seen less or the...
Some KPBSD classrooms become nut free zones

...never prevent risk, as anyone could have peanuts, but we hope to minimize that risk through education," she said. Dean Hamburg, KPBSD Student Nutrition Services Administrator, said it is the United States Department of Agriculture that establishes...
Out to lunch

...applications as the about 150 students in the district who weren't registered found themselves without lunch money. Dean Hamburg, administrator of student nutrition services for the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, said each year the deadline...
Dr. Steve Atwater named Alaska Superintendent of the Year?

...physical education and nutrition education as well. These are the first schools in Alaska to be recognized in this way. Dean Hamburg is our administrator of student nutrition services and is the kind of person who lives and breaths his job, it almost...
Food, fat, fitness: Nutrition still important in summer

...Lunch programs operating in the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, for heart smart success in the school year. Dean Hamburg serves as the administrator for the 48 USDA school meal programs serving students across the Kenai Peninsula Borough...
Kids can't learn when they're hungry

...we published earlier this week concerning the school lunch program. According to student nutrition services director Dean Hamburg, 46 percent of students in the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District qualify for the free or reduced school meal...


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