Lake and Peninsula Borough School District

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Alsworth has served on the school board for three years. He said during that time, the school district has undergone quite a few changes. Ballots for the Lake and Pen elections must be postmarked by October 6. No late ballots will be accepted, so the sooner voters send them out, the better.

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Lake and Peninsula students went back to school at the beginning of the month, amid a range of safety and health precautions due to COVID-19. Among the staff, teachers and parents making that possible is the district’s superintendent. Just before the school year began, he was chosen as Alaska’s superintendent of the year. 

Ida Nelson



The start of school is around the corner. Here’s a rundown of what families around the region can expect, and resources where they can learn more


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