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You Made My Day!

  • Every day our employees do great things.  Often, those contributions can go unnoticed.  Not anymore!  Any community member or employee in the District can share a story of appreciation for an employee and why their contribution made a lasting impression.


    Share your story using our "You Made My Day" submission form.

  • KIBSD Technology Department, You Made My Day!

    Thank you for always being available and willing to assist with technology issues and surprises in our building! We are truly lucky to have a team that works as hard as you all do, and always with a smile on your faces!

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  • Tara Prior-Abbott, You Made My Day!

    Tara goes above and beyond in her position as secretary at Peterson Elementary. Recently Tara worked really hard to help a new family enroll their child. She was professional and courteous in every way and was able to solve the enrollment problem on a Friday afternoon. She really made this new family feel welcomed to Peterson Elementary! Thanks Tara!

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Cama’i Qik’rtamen!

  • Welcome to the Kodiak Island Borough School District. We are a K-12 public school district located on Kodiak Island in beautiful Alaska.

District-wide News & Announcements

District Spotlight

  • Decision ’17: College guidance for KHS students

    As the universal college acceptance date — May 1 — looms, some 35 Kodiak High School students will head to Kodiak College on April 19 for a day filled with information, tours and guidance to help them make some very important educational decisions.

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  • East Elementary Kindergarteners ROCK!

    Kindergarteners in Melissa Griffin’s East Elementary classroom have left their mark around Kodiak Island — literally. Recently, Griffin’s students participated in the Kodiak Island Rocks campaign “to decorate rocks and hide them in various locations to brighten someone's day.”

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  • AKTEACH: KIBSD’s link to the Kodiak Area Marine Science Symposium

    This week, scientists and those interested in scientific work being done on and in the waters around Kodiak Island will gather at the Kodiak Area Marine Science Symposium, or KAMSS. Students throughout the Kodiak Island Borough School District will have a front row seat thanks to AKTEACH.

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  • Tell your story at the 2017 Summer Film Intensive

    “The ability to see our lives as stories and share those stories with others is at the core of what it means to be human.” (John Capecci and Timothy Cage in Living Proof: Telling Your Story to Make a Difference) This is the philosophy at the heart of the Summer Film Intensive program, a two-week summer filmmaking class open to Kodiak middle and high school students and hosted by the Baranov Museum, Kodiak Island Borough School District and AKTEACH.

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  • KHS welcomes baseball, softball with pre-season tournaments

    While Kodiak Island thaws from winter’s chill, the boys and girls of summer are preparing to swing their bats at their pre-season tournaments.

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  • From The Boardroom

  • From the Board Room: FY18 preliminary budget on docket for April 24

    It has been a long road through the FY18 budget process for Kodiak Island Borough School District, but the end is in sight. KIBSD Business Manager Sandy Daws received direction from the Board of Education during its work session on April 10 to prepare the FY18 budget for board approval at the April 24 regular meeting.

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  • From the Board Room: Mental Health Clinicians in Schools Program update

    Today, more than ever before, there is a growing need for mental health services for children and youth. According the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, one in five children and adolescents experience a mental health problem while in school, including stress, anxiety, bullying, family problems, depression, a learning disability, and alcohol and substance abuse. Middle and high school youth also face more serious mental health problems, such as self-injurious behaviors and suicide, and instances of these are on the rise.

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  • From the Board Room: Report on computer usage throughout KIBSD

    Over the last few years, the Kodiak Island Borough School District has made major investments in classroom technology, including various Apple laptop computers and iPad mobile devices.

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Celebrating Academic Excellence


Our Mission

  • The Kodiak Island Borough School District, in close cooperation with our diverse island community, exists to provide an educational program of the highest standard that empowers all students to achieve personal and academic excellence while developing their full potential as responsible, productive citizens.