KPBSD cancels school for Monday on Central Peninsula

The Kenai Peninsula School District announced late Sunday evening that all Central Peninsula schools would be closed Monday due to safety concerns.

The closed schools are in the area between, and including, Sterling to Ninilchik. The Southern Peninsula and the Seward area schools are not yet scheduled for closure. KPBSD will continue to assess the situation through the night; it will communicate its decision as soon as possible.

According to the National Weather Service, rains are expected to continue into Monday. The steady downpour is predicted to end in the morning. Then, forecasters are predicting slightly sunny skies with a chance of rain showers in the afternoon.

The following Schools will be closed:

Aurora Borealis Charter School

Kaleidoscope School of Arts and Science

Kenai Alternative School

K-Beach Elementary School

Kenai Central High School

Kenai Middle School

Mountain View Elementary School

Nikiski Middle-High School

Nikiski North Star Elementary School

Ninilchik School

Redoubt Elementary School

River City Academy

Skyview High School

Soldotna Elementary School

Soldotna High School

Soldotna Middle School

Soldotna Montessori Charter School

Sterling Elementary School

Tustumena Elementary School

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