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Waiting game

...from changing the minimum students from 120 to 75 to qualify for student rates of schools that have 150 students. Fireweed Academy is the only school in the district affected by the change.The board included $1.7 min one-time funding in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-02/waiting-game
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Schoolhouse rent

...housed wholly within school district buildings. Fireweed Academy in Homer is in two locations, one of which is in...school should not be charged for maintenance. Little Fireweed Academy is not housed in a district building, so the district...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-03/schoolhouse-rent
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Shrinking the funding gap

...more than 120 students to qualify for the formula calculation. Jones said the change increased the adjustment to Fireweed Academy students. Atwater said that school was the only one of the districts four operating charter schools that was affected...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-04/education-bill-helps-close-kpbsd-bud
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Student-made bowls, volunteer-made soups get students a ticket to ride

...however. The biggest cost: transportation.At Fireweed Academy, students in grades two through six are raising...that's an hour," said Bowen. Add a return trip to Fireweed Academy, located in the West Homer Elementary School building...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/schools/2014-01-12/student-made-bowls-volu
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School board hears concerns in Homer

...deteriorating track, the lack of a Russian language instructor at Razdolna School and the upcoming re-chartering for Fireweed Academy flooded the half hour set aside for public comments. Homer High sophomore Cassidy Soitsman compared the school's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2011-09-14/school-board-hears-concerns-in-homer
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District enrollment projected to decline

...approved a resolution in support of a paved lighted path along Poppy Lane * The board approved the reapplication of Fireweed Academy Charter School, Aurora Borealis Charter School and Soldotna Montessori Charter School. Logan Tuttle can be reached...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2011-12-07/district-enrollment-projected-to-dec
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Homer charter school won't get more space

...Superintendent Donna Peterson's recommendation that Fireweed Academy be given an additional classroom at West Homer Elementary...Debbie Brown of Kasilof and Lynn Hohl of Seward. Fireweed Academy, the only charter school on the southern Kenai Peninsula...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/030608/news_4487.shtml
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Masons honor top students

...Scholarship winners Allison Ostrander, Aurora Borealis Charter School Rachel Woods, Chapman Elementary Mary Hana Bowe, Fireweed Academy Daniel Franklin, Homer Flex High School Judah Aley, Kalifornsky Beach Elementary John Stenglein, Kenai Alternative...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/050111/peo_822831442.shtml
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Homer students use paper cranes to wish man well

...AP) -- It started as a study in geometry for Fireweed Academy third- and fourth-grade students, complete with...on the plane. Those plus the first 110 folded by Fireweed Academy students found their way to McBride's hospital...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/052911/new_836759114.shtml
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Homer students use paper cranes to wish man well

...AP) -- It started as a study in geometry for Fireweed Academy third- and fourth-grade students, complete with...on the plane.Those plus the first 110 folded by Fireweed Academy students found their way to McBride's hospital...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2011-05-29/homer-students-use-paper-cranes-wish
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