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Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
Board of Education

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Vision - Educating and empowering students to be leaders, critical thinkers, and problem solvers.

Mission - Together we foster an educational culture of academic excellence, meaningful connections, and nurturing environments to maximize every student's unique potential.

School Board News What's happening in our district!

Oct 10

School Board Worksession on October 16, 2019

  • 10/10/2019 10:57:32 PM GMT


The School Board will meet in a work session on Wednesday, October 16, 2019, beginning at 6 p.m. in the district office conference room (formerly Room 132) at Ketchikan High School.  Topics to be discussed are:  setting Board goals in alignment with the Strategic Plan, and planning for an evaluation of the superintendent. 

Per Board Bylaw 9320:  "Worksessions may be conducted as necessary to study and review, in depth, matters that may be discussed at future regular ...

Oct 10

Committee meetings

  • 10/10/2019 10:55:54 PM GMT


Title VI Ketchikan Native Education Parent Committee will meet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 22, 2019, in Room 132 of the district offices at Ketchikan High School. (This room is across from the Superintendent's Office.)

The Policy Committee will meet at noon Thursday, October 24, 2019, in Room 132 of Ketchikan High School. 



Oct 10

Regular School Board Meeting schedule

  • 10/10/2019 10:48:14 PM GMT

The School Board's regular meeting schedule for the remainder of the calendar year is:

October 23, 2019

November 13, 2019

December 11, 2019


Regular Board meetings start at 6 p.m. and are held in the Borough Assembly Chambers, 1900 First Avenue. Time for public comment is provided at the beginning and end of the meetings. 

Regular meetings can be viewed on community access channels on KPU and GCI and can be streamed via the Ketchikan Gateway Borough's webstreaming link. 

Sep 24

Meeting and minutes information

  • 9/24/2019 10:11:05 PM GMT

Record of School Board Meetings 

Minutes are kept at all regular and special meetings to record official School Board actions. Copies of the draft minutes can be found on the next Board meeting's agenda for approval.  Once approved by the Board, a copy of the official approved Board minutes will be posted on the specific meeting's page, and will be marked as "Approved."

Minutes previous to June 12, 2019 are archived at the District's website:, at this link:...

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