Homer Alaska - Schools

Story last updated at 6:08 PM on Wednesday, January 2, 2013

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough SChool District

From Health Services: Beginning Jan. 1, Public Health must discontinue provision of all state supplied vaccine to fully insured children. Students who have Denali Kid Care or who are Alaska Native/American Indian and those who are either uninsured or underinsured (insurance does not cover shots) will continue to be able to receive immunizations at Public Health. Anyone who has private insurance that covers vaccines or who does not know if their private insurance covers vaccines will be referred to their personal care provider and will not be able to get immunizations at Public Health.

Jan. 7: Classes resume after winter break.

Homer High School

Congratulations to the following students for being accepted to the 2013 All-Northwest High School Honor Choir: Joseph Cardoza, Hope Hudson, Jacob Mayforth, Cruz Morey and John Walsworth.

Jan. 8: Site council meeting, library, 3:45 p.m.

McNeil Canyon Elementary School

Jan. 7-8: Holy day.

Jan. 11: Geography bee. Study help at www.nationalgeographic.com.

Nikolaevsk School

Jan. 8: Inservice, no classes.

Ninilchik School

Jan. 3-5: Lumen Round Robin Basketball Tournament.

Jan. 8: Basketball vs. Nikiski JVs; girls JV 4 p.m., boys JV 5:30 p.m.

Jan. 10: Basketball vs. Homer JVs; girls 5 p.m., boys 6:30 p.m.

Paul Banks Elementary School

Be on the lookout: After-school program forms will be coming home with students in January for sessions beginning in February. The programs will be open to kindergarteners, as well as grades 1-2.

Jan. 8: PTA meeting, 6:30 p.m.

Voznesenka School

Jan. 9: School resumes.

West Homer Elementary School

Jan. 7: Fifth grade band, 12:10 p.m.

Jan. 8: Sixth grade band, 12:20 p.m.

Jan. 9: Fifth grade band, 11:20 a.m.

Jan. 9: Wrestling, 3:20 p.m.

Jan. 10: Sixth grade band, 2:40 p.m.

Jan. 10: PTO meeting, 6:30 p.m., library.

Jan. 11: Geography bee, 9:30 p.m., gym.