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Number of homeless students in school district grows

...number of homeless students in the Kenai Peninsula school system has grown since this time last year. Kenai Peninsula...systematically addressed the issue of homeless youth in schools systems, King said. It was then reauthorized under No Child...
Gilman ready to step back into public service

...reason Gilman entered the race this year was to assist the borough in keeping balanced budget that will ensure the school system receives adequate funding, he said. With the potential for major growth and consequential revenue boom from Nikiski...
Rhetoric paints inaccurate picture of local education system

A recent opinion piece on a local radio station's website made the oft heard claim that our country's public school system is failing. The comments were broad, without citation and stated that all improvement attempts have failed. And...
Yerly: Tweaks can make a good system better

...each of us candidates stands on the issues that are important to you and vote for the one you think represents you the best. I would like nothing better than to represent you, and your children in the future of this great school system.
Arness, Vadla running unopposed for school board

...they knew their children would be attending a strong school system. "I have a strong conviction that we are doing the...amount of spending, which compromises a well functioning school system. He said the plan is to lobby legislative as best the...
Knudsen, Chenault ready for election day

...issue that has been important to him for years and that he has fought for additional K-12 funding for the public school system. "We need to do some fine tuning of it, but I'm willing to work with the school district and try to find the medium...
A look at the Soldotna-Skyview co-curricular consolidation

...avenue we can use to develop unity and community in the school system," Kupferschmid said. "It should be a positive avenue...titles in 2000 and 2001.He also has deep roots in the school system, retiring in 2006 from Soldotna Middle School.Before...
Senate passes education bill

...said it was "extremely short-sighted" for lawmakers to say they don't like the results they're seeing in the school system so they're going to cut money.Senators also debated providing certain tax credits for contributions to private...
Gather the facts, get the full story

...duplicable was avoided. Having your PhD degree revoked did not appear to be a desirable result. As a product of our public school system, a private college, and several state universities and a science-math teacher for 10 years in Kenai Central High...
Kenai Peninsula open for business to live, work and raise a family," he said. "We have low taxes, excellent medical providers, the best school system in the state, responsive local governments and ample recreational activities. The economic opportunities are extraordinary...


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