Recent News Articles for Kodiak Island Borough School District
KIBSD welcomes interested persons to participate in a plan of service review meeting on how we will be delivering KELP services for the 2013-2014 school year. The meeting is scheduled for Wednesday May 22, 2013 at 6:00 pm in the East Elementary cafeteria. If you have questions please contact the Special Services department at 481-6221.
The release time for the last day of school, Friday May 24th, for each town elementary school will follow the early release day schedule that typically runs on Wednesday. This will be in addition to the early release on Wednesday, May 22, that week.
The schedule for the last day of school:
Peterson early release 1:35 PM
North Star, early release 2:40 PM
East, early release 2:30 PM
Main, early release, 2:40 PM
Join us tonight at the Gerald C. Wilson Auditorium for part II of the KIBSD Spring Concert Series. Band students in grades 5-12 will be performing a variety of musical pieces.
Rachael Lanigan, You Made My Day!
Stephen Foreman, You Made My Day!
The Kodiak High School Construction Academy and Skills USA programs are auctioning off 2 greenhouses. Tickets can be purchased for $40 each and the drawing will be held on May 4th. Only 200 tickets will be sold. For ticket info and purchasing please call 481-2531 or email Barry Altenhof at email@example.com - Click here to view the greenhouse flyer.
The KIBSD FY14 proposed budget was presented to the Board of Education on Saturday, February 9, 2013. The public is invited to this evenings work session to better understand the budget development process and is encouraged to comment on the proposed FY14 budget. All meetings are held in the Kodiak Island Borough Assembly Chambers. Meeti
KIBSD has been given the opportunity to write a grant application for a 21st Century Community Learning Center program and we would like your input. Please visit our 21st CCLC page and take one of the surveys.
Conferences for Kodiak High School and Kodiak Middle School will take place tonight, Feb 6th and tomorrow night, Feb 7th from 5:00 - 8:00 pm. This is the perfect opportunity to sit down and speak with all of your student's teachers.
Catch all the action this Friday and Saturday as the Kodiak Bears take on the Kenai Kardinals right here at home. Friday game times are: C Team 4:30, JV 6:00, Varsity 7:30. Saturday game times are: C Team 3:00, JV 4:30, Varsity 6:00.
The boy's team has traveled to Kenai this weekend for the Northern Lights Conference games. GOOD LUCK BOYS!
Please join us in the Drama Pod at the Gerald C. Wilson Auditorium on Tuesday, January 22nd at 7:00 pm for our Districtwide Spelling Bee. The top winners from each participating school will compete for the overall title of Spelling Bee Champ! Please click here for official rules.
View the Professional Development Inservice Agenda for January 21, 2013
There will be no school for students on Monday, January 21st due to Teacher and Staff In-Service.
For the first time ever, the Kodiak Island Borough School District is participating in the Healthy Futures Challenge. Congratulations to Main, East, North Star and Old Harbor who have taken on the challenge to "Play Every Day!". Students who are physically active for at least 30 minutes 3 times a week will receive individual incentives. The program goes on until April with three different chances to win.
To parents that have children that walk to school we would like to encourage them to drive their children to school due to the blowing snow.
The Board of Education is once again announcing the Spirit of KIBSD Employee Recognition Program. This program promotes a greater appreciation of the District's employees and publicly honors specific employees for outstanding teaching or service that directly or indirectly contributes to the students of Kodiak Island.
National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, which is observed annually on December 7, is to remember and honor all those who died in the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. On August 23, 1994, Congress designated December 7 of each year as National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. Take a moment and remember those service men and women who lost their lives or were injured on December 7, 1941.
Please join the Main Elementary PTO on Wednesday, December 5 from 6-7 pm for their regular monthly meeting. Agenda items include: book fair wrap up, safety presentation for blinking lights plan, Main Family Extravaganza planning, math night logistics, and more....
Congratulations to the first Kodiak ESS (Emerging Small Schools) Ravens volleyball team on their regional competition and receiving the Best Sportsmanship Award!