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.

 FY18 Fireweed Academy Intent-to-enroll

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

        The next Academic Policy Committee: December 4, 2017 at Big Fireweed,                     995 Soundview Ave., rm 104  4:30 pm. Open to the public.

APC meetings are generally held the first Monday of the month unless otherwise noted.


 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