The District Spotlight highlights the many accomplishments and successes of KIBSD students, faculty and staff. Current stories are featured on the district homepage. Past stories can be accessed using the links listed in this section.
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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.
Kodiak High School senior Alyssa Madrid cherishes her Alutiiq heritage. She has been a member of Kodiak Island’s Alutiiq Dancers since 2011 and is now training to become a lead drummer and song caller. She also has served as a youth ambassador for the Alaska Tobacco Control Alliance, and currently acts as the Cultural Programs Assistant for the Sun’aq Tribe of Kodiak.
It is never easy being the new kid — or teacher — in town. Combined that with living on a small, isolated island in the northern Pacific Ocean, and you just scratch the surface of the challenges faced by teachers new to the Kodiak Island Borough School District.
The Kodiak Island Borough School District Board of Education is pleased to announce that it has selected a new superintendent who will begin working on July 1, 2017.