Welcome to Nikiski Middle/High School, home of the Bulldogs!  Thank you for visiting our website and please know that we are here to help students and families navigate the middle and high school years successfully.  At NMHS we pride ourselves on the relationships we build with our students and community as a whole, while still maintaining a strong focus on rigor and relevance in our academics.  I would also invite you to visit us at our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/NikiskiMiddleHighSchool/ to see more information and images of all that happens at Nikiski Middle/High School.  Again, thank you for your interest in NMHS and we look forward to meeting you in person.


Dan Carstens                                                                                                                                        Principal                                                                                                                                              dcarstens@kpbsd.org                                                                                                                          Twitter@CarstensDan                                                                                        907-776-9400

Safety Information / A.L.I.C.E. Information

In the event of an emergency, Nikiski Middle/High School has an Emergency Action Plan in place. Should an emergency arise, parents will be notified via School Messenger (robo-call) and KPBSD website and  social media networks (Facebook, Twitter).

KPBSD School Delays and Closures Protocol

Emergency Guidelines for Parents and Guardians

School Safety Closures Information

 School Hours – 7:40 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.    


December 2018 Newsletter

Upcoming Events:

Tuesday, December 11

  • Middle School Basketball – First Round of Boroughs
    • Boy A Team @ Nikiski vs. Seward – 3:00 p.m.
    • Girls A Team @ Skyview – 4:15  p.m.

Thursday, December 13

Friday, December 14

  • High School Wrestling State Tournament @ UAA Alaska Airlines Center
  • High School Girls & Boys Varsity Basketball @ Kenai River Challenge – Kenai High
    • Boys @ 6:00 p.m. vs. Kenai
    • Girls @ 7:30 p.m. vs. Kenai
  • High School Girls JV @ CIA Classic Tournament vs. Soldotna – 4:00 p.m.

Saturday, December 15

  • High School Wrestling State Tournament @ UAA Alaska Airlines Center
  • High School Girls & Boys Varsity Basketball @ Kenai River Challenge – Kenai High
    • Skills Competitions – 10:00 a.m.
    • Girls @ 12:00 p.m. vs. Houston
    • Boys @ 1:30 p.m. vs. Houston
  • High School Girls JV @ CIA Classic Tournament vs. CIA – 1:30 p.m.

Monday, December 17 – Thursday, December 20

  • Middle School Spirit Week
    • Monday – Christmas PJ Day
    • Tuesday – Ugly Sweater Day
    • Wednesday – Christmas Color Day (red, green, white)
    • Thursday – Bulldog SPIRIT Day

Tuesday, December 18

  • Winter Concert – 7:00 p.m.

Friday, December 21


Thursday – Saturday, December 27-29

  • High School Boys Varsity Basketball @ Ketchikan Tournament

Thursday – Saturday, January 3-5

  • High School Girls Varsity Basketball @ ACS Lime Solar Tournament

Monday, January 7

  • School Resumes
  • Middle School Wrestling begins
  • Middle School Volleyball begins
  • Middle School Skiing begins

ATTENTION VOLUNTEERS!!! Reapply for 2018 – 2019 School Year!

Anyone interested in being a volunteer for Nikiski Middle/High School must submit a volunteer application online each year at the District Website.. Routine background checks will take 7 to 10 days. Please plan accordingly if you plan on volunteering and call the school with any questions.  Remember that an application must be submitted for the current school year.