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School Day Hours

  • Kindergarten and Grade 1

    Monday - Friday

    8:00 a.m. to 1:50 p.m.


    Grades 2, 3, 4, and 5

    Monday - Thursday

    8:00 a.m. to 2:50 p.m.


    Grades K - 5

    Friday Early Release

    8:00 a.m. to 1:50 p.m.

Office Hours

  • 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Office Phone

  • 907-481-6500

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School News & Announcements

School Spotlight

  • KIBSD students to take new state assessment beginning March 28

    Beginning Tuesday, March 28, Kodiak Island Borough School District students in grades 3-10 will take the state of Alaska’s new summative assessment — the Performance Evaluation for Alaska’s Schools, or PEAKS.

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  • Ocean Rowe wins KIBSD district-wide spelling bee

    Eighteen students from Kodiak Island Borough School District town and rural schools competed Feb. 21 for the KIBSD District-wide Spelling Bee crown. East Elementary fifth-grader Ocean Rowe came out on top, but it was the battle for the runner-up spot where the drama really unfolded.

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  • KIBSD to celebrate Digital Learning Day Feb. 23

    In keeping with Kodiak Island Borough School District’s “21st Century Classroom Initiative,” the district is celebrating National Digital Learning Day on Thursday, Feb. 23.

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  • KIBSD Battle of Books winners

    It was a week filled with Dr. Seuss, Roald Dahl, Neil Gaiman and Malala Yousafzai in the Kodiak Island Borough School District as more than 50 students participated in the district-wide Battle of the Books competition.

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  • Governor proclaims ‘Alaska School Counseling Week’ Feb. 6-10

    School counselors play a major role in the lives of Kodiak Island Borough School District Students. From teaching students how to respect one another and their teachers at the elementary school level to bullying prevention in middle school to college and career counseling in high school, KIBSD school counselors truly help guide KIBSD students through their ever-changing worlds.

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  • East Elementary Kindergarteners celebrate Chinese New Year

    Kindergarteners at East Elementary celebrated the beginning of the year of the Rooster last Friday with a Chinese New Year parade through the school. Students donned homemade signs — red plastic plates with paper roosters glued to them — as they wound their way through the halls of East.

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  • East Elementary holds successful holiday canned food drive

    Santa’s elves were very busy this month at East Elementary School. Teaming up with the Kodiak High School FFA, East faculty, staff and students held a holiday canned food drive. The class bringing in the largest amount of food in pounds wins a pizza party with the KHS FFA, and all food received will be donated to the Kodiak Island Food Bank.

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  • KIBSD celebrate Constitution Day

    Elementary schools throughout Kodiak Island Borough School District observed Constitution Day.

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  • East Elementary



    Our Mission


    Acknowledging that each individual is unique, East Elementary is committed to providing a respectful, safe, and caring school environment in which life-long learning and academic excellence are fostered. Achievement of this goal is met by providing students opportunities that promote the development of responsibility, trustworthiness, fairness and citizenship.