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The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. in the borough building at 148 N. Binkley Street in Soldotna (unless otherwise noted). For more information, call 907-714-8888 or visit
Holt: School board members need an open mind

I have enjoyed being a member of the KPBSD Board of Education for the past six years. The experience has been productive and very rewarding. I am currently serving as the school board representative...
KPBSD seeks budget input

...which accounted for about 84 percent of expenditures in FY15.The administration will present public input to the KPBSD Board of Education during an Oct. 21 work session. "This is our attempt to try and get more people involved," Jones said. "We want people...
Board bumps a new schools for K-Selo to No. 1

...No. 1 spot on the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District's Six Year Plan for fiscal years 2015-2021.The KPBSD Board of Education voted to revision to the plan it approved in March at its Monday night meeting. The approval for the revision...
Waiting game

...more pieces of the financial puzzle needs to fall into place before final adjustments can be made.In April the KPBSD Board of Education passed a fiscal year 2015 budget, as required, knowing changes would likely be coming from the Alaska Legislature...
Shrinking the funding gap in the current budget will be maintained; the additional funds won't lead to expansion of services. The KPBSD Board of Education passed a more than $161.2 million operating budget on April 14. When administrators first began working on...
Demo delayed

...portion of the facility, according to a laydown memo from Borough Mayor Mike Navarre to the borough assembly. KPBSD Board of Education president Joe Arness said he could see the portion of the building utilized for vocational educational programs...
Numbers game

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District administrators spoke to about a dozen central peninsula residents about the multi-million dollar deficit in the 2014-15 school year preliminary budget on Wednesday at the Soldotna High School library.
New adminstrators share thoughts on new assignments

...the Soldotna reconfiguration were named last week after they interviewed with Superintendent Steve Atwater.The KPBSD board of education will approve the five contracts in the spring during the normal process of administrator contract renewals. The...
KPBSD Board of Education approves new math curriculum

Students will see changes in their math classes next year as the school district's newest curriculum goes into effect. The new, more rigorous, standards will bring the district into alignment with the state's standards which were adopted in June.


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