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...K-Beach Elementary, Ninilchik School, Chapman School, West Homer Elementary, McNeil Canyon Elementary and Fireweed Academy, along with several private string students will be performing on stage with the Kenai Peninsula Orchestra for "The...
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School board candidates weigh in on issues

...for school choice and is very receptive to other possibilities. We currently have four public charter schools (Fireweed Academy, Kaleidoscope, Soldotna Montessori and Aurora Borealis), an alternative high school (Kenai Alternative); a...
Rent's due: District charter schools to pay rent as a result of HB 287

...Borealis, Kaleidoscope School of Arts and Science and Fireweed Academy - are supportive of the plan. Assistant Superintendent...Soldotna Montessori will have $1,405.26 and Fireweed Academy will have $126,459.84 remaining. Fireweed is...
KPBSD seeks budget input

...p.m. today: Chapman? HMS library; Connections Home-school ? main office; Cooper Landing ? room 4; Fireweed Academy ? HMS library; Homer High ? HMS library; Homer Middle ? library; Hope ? room 4; K-Beach Elementary ? room 18; Kachemak-Selo ? HMS...
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...
Schoolhouse rent

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


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