Kelly Sullivan

  • The Board of Education has found a representative for southern Kenai Peninsula residents. John “Zen” Kelly will be filling the District 9 seat left unoccupied for nearly two months since 12-year member Sunni Hilts served at her last meeting in early December. The Texan-turned-Alaskan has a famil...

    Thu, 02/04/2016 - 8:28am
  • The next time the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District administrators and the support staff and teacher associations meet for negotiations will be in the presence of an advisory arbitrator. A hearing with Gary Axon, an Oregon-based arbitrator jointly selected by the three teams, is scheduled for ...

    Thu, 01/28/2016 - 10:05am
  • Budget constraints might mean all but two of the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District’s 44 schools will have more students and fewer teachers in the classroom next year. Administrators are recommending the board of education raise the pupil-teacher ratio at all sites other than Kenai Alternativ...

    Thu, 01/21/2016 - 8:44am
  • Some legislators are seeking an end to the Alaska Measures of Progress and Alaska Alternate Assessment tests. Rep. Jim Colver, R-Palmer, sponsored House Bill 232, which would prohibit the Department of Early Education and Development from administering the assessments, which nearly 73,000 students i...

    Thu, 01/21/2016 - 8:29am
  • The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, support staff and teacher associations met again Jan. 13 to discuss the unresolved issue of health care for contract negotiations that began nearly one year ago. Anchorage-based lawyer Saul Friedman, who represents the school district negotiating team, tu...

    Thu, 01/21/2016 - 8:08am
  • Interested applicants still have time to apply for the open Board of Education District 9-South Peninsula seat that serves some areas of Homer, Nanwalek, Port Graham and Seldovia. The deadline has been extended until Jan. 20 at 5 p.m., because no one applied prior to the previously set Dec. 29, 2015...

    Thu, 01/14/2016 - 8:43am
  • The price to use Kenai Peninsula Borough School District-owned pools may rise soon. Administrators are developing a proposed list of fee increases that must first be approved by the Board of Education. Any changes would stand for the next two-to-three school years to offset the expected funding cuts...

    Thu, 01/07/2016 - 8:51am
  • There is a good chance the 63 unhoused students at Kachemak Selo School will get a new building. The K-12 Kachemak Selo replacement school is ranked as the top priority on the Alaska Department of Early Education and Development preliminary FY17 school construction grant money list. The initial agen...

    Thu, 11/12/2015 - 8:38am
  • The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District is crowdsourcing for a second year to assist with budget development. Superintendent Sean Dusek and Assistant Superintendent Dave Jones held a crash course on the sources and uses of available funds for the fiscal year 2017, broadcast with Microsoft Lync v...

    Thu, 10/22/2015 - 7:35am
  • The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District and the Kenai Peninsula Education and the Kenai Peninsula Education Support associations did not reach a tentative agreement through the closed mediation process that took place Monday and Tuesday. From here the school district’s negotiation team or the ...

    Wed, 09/23/2015 - 2:10pm

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