The committee members who will make recommendations on the Soldotna schools realignment will meet tonight at the Soldotna Middle School library from 5:30-7pm.
Pegge Erkeneff with the local district explains…
Erkeneff: “We’d encourage any parent or any community person that’s involved with some of the decisions around school names and colors and historical and cultural ideas to please consider attending those meetings. They will be open to the public.”
The parent/community members of the committee include Michelle Blackwell, Lynne Carter, Dale Dolifka, Michael Gallagher, and Roxanne Miller. They will be joined by staff from Skyview, SoHi, and Soldotna Middle School.
Future meetings are scheduled for September 10 , September 24, October 8, October 22, November 5, and November 19.
The reconfiguration is expected to be in effect in the fall of 2015, with the following alignment::
- Soldotna area grades 10-12 will be located at the current Soldotna High School campus
- Soldotna area 9th grade students will be housed at the existing Soldotna Middle School
- Soldotna area 7-8th grade students will be housed at the existing Skyview High School
- River City Academy will be moved to the existing Soldotna Middle School