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Support for students in transition making a difference

...make a positive difference in the lives of our students. I wish you all the very best in the coming year. Sincerely, Kelly King, with Tim Vlasak, KPBSD Director of K-12 Schools/Federal Programs
Number of homeless students in school district grows

...drastically. The figure has declined slightly since Atwater's report, said Students in Transition's Homeless Liaison Kelly King. Currently the number of eligible students is closer to 30 percent more than it was at this time last year, she said...

Five years ago Kelly King, Homeless liaison, KPBSD Students in Transition wanted to increase awareness of what has been referred to as an invisible problem...
Breakfast and morning games lead students to SBA success

...teacher Sheilah-Margaret Pothast began the program after Kenai Peninsula Borough School District homeless liaison Kelly King spoke to the middle school staff about homeless students in the district. "It doesn't matter how much food you have...
Contributions support students in transition

...Thank you for your generous donations and the time and energy spent on collecting them. These supplies and supports play an important part in assisting our students, and your efforts are sincerely appreciated. Kelly King KPBSD Homeless Liason
Vigil held for homeless youth, families members gathered to help raise awareness about the reality of homelessness on the central Kenai Peninsula. Kelly King, homeless liaison for the school district, said the outdoor vigil is the fourth annual event in the community. "In...
Sinking and unseen

...month, she said. Looking back, Meader was surprised by the support she received after she met KPBSD Homeless Liaison Kelly King, who partnered with local organizations to raise support. For her apartment at the time, King helped Meader gather...
"It's my story"

...She said there is a strong need for it in the Central Peninsula communities. By the end of the last school year, Kelly King, homeless liaison for the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, said in a November interview with the Clarion that...
Community's compassion helps meet needs

...your actions are what make me proud to call the Peninsula "home." I wish you all the very best in the coming year. Kelly King With Tim Vlasak, KPBSD Director of K-12 Schools/Federal Programs
Donation will help keep kids warm this winter

A very special thank you goes out to Beemun's in Soldotna for the generous donation of brand new supplies - including snow pants, coats, gloves and hats - to the KPBSD Students in Transition Program. Your gift will help many of our local students experiencing homelessness have a much warmer winter.


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