Welcome to Fireweed Academy, where students learn to view themselves as readers, writers, and problem solvers. Fireweed Academy is a FREE public school within the Kenai   Peninsula Borough School District, now celebrating 50 years of excellent education.

MISSION STATEMENT: To provide a compassionate learning environment that gives students, parents, teachers, and community members opportunities to develop self-reliance, cooperation, creativity, reasoning ability, personal growth, and  academic achievement.

 OPEN ENROLLMENT Feb.1-28, 2017

FY18 Fireweed Academy Intent-to-enroll

Fireweed Academy serves grades Kindergarten through 6th grade. We are now scheduling  visits for interested students and families.  Please call Janet Bowen for  information regarding enrollment and to schedule your visit 907-235-9728

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Fireweed-Academy-417260941685597/?ref=hl

        The next Academic Policy Committee: Sept. 5, 2017 Big Fireweed/WHE room 104 at 4:30 pm. Open to the public.


 Mailing Address:
Fireweed Academy
995 Soundview Ave, Suite 2
Homer, Alaska 99603

Physical Locations:

Big Fireweed (Grades 3-6 in the West Homer Elementary facility)
995 Soundview Ave.
Homer, Alaska

Fireweed’s main office is in room 213 at West Homer 

Little  Fireweed  (Kindergarten-2)
813 East End Road
Homer, Alaska

Main Office 907-235-9728
Little Fireweed 907-235-5792
FAX 907-235-8561

Our Staff:

Todd HindmanTodd Hindman, Principal                                   thindman@kpbsd.k12.ak.us

e02450Janet Bowen, Administrative Assistant              jbowen@kpbsd.k12.ak.us

Hannah SnowHannah Snow, Teacher  Big Fireweed           hsnow@kpbsd.k12.ak.us
e01656Stephanie Zuniga, Teacher Big Fireweed        szuniga@kpbsd.k12.ak.us

Michelle Byrd, Speech-Little Fireweed

E01996Mo Wilkinson, Teacher- Little Fireweed         mwilkinson@kpbsd.k12.ak.us
e04236Jon Kulhanek, Teacher -Big Fireweed              jkulhanek@kpbsd.k12.ak.us
e02258Kim Fine, Teacher          Little Fireweed                kfine@kpbsd.k12.ak.us
E02195Betsy Vanek.   Teacher  Little Fireweed                  bvanek@kpbsd.k12.ak.us

E12033Sharlyn Young, SPED Aide-Little Fireweed

Maria SantolupoMaria Santolupo                                         lsantolupo@kpbsd.k12.ak.us

Laura Peek, Big Fireweed Nurse                                                LPeak@kpbsd.k12.ak.us

Melissa Miller, Little Fireweed Nurse                                       mmiller@kpbsd.k12.ak.us