Homer Alaska - Schools

Story last updated at 2:29 PM on Wednesday, January 9, 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 immunications at Public Health.

Jan. 14: School board meeting, Soldotna, 7 p.m.

Chapman School

Jan 15: Free developmental, vision and hearing screenings for infants, toddlers and preschool up to 5 years old, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. To schedule an appointment, call 235-8671.


Ongoing: Registration, call 226-1880.

Fireweed Academy (all grades)

NOTE: Fireweed Academy APC meetings are held the second Wednesday of the month at Little Fireweed, 813 East End Road.

Little Fireweed (grades K-2)

Now serving hot lunches.

Homer Flex School

Ongoing: Registration, 1-3 p.m.

Homer Middle School

Jan. 15: Site council meeting, 3:45 p.m.

McNeil Canyon Elementary School

NOTE: It's not to early to think about the talent show in February. Some of the most memorable skits of the past were famiy productions. A coordinator is needed; contact the office if interested.

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

Jan. 24: Deadline to submit entries in the Smokey Bear and Woodsy Owl poster contest. Students in first through fifth grade are invited ot participate in this 2013 National Garden Clubs, Inc. poster contest. Entry rules are available on the bulletin board in the front entrance.

Ninilchik School

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

Jan. 12: Basketball vs. Seldovia, girls 5 p.m., boys 6:30 p.m.

Jan. 15: Basketball vs. Nikiski, girls JV 4:30 p.m.

Jan. 17: Basketball, boys JV vs. Port Lions 4 p.m.; boys varsity vs. Kodiak ESSS 5:30 p.m.

Jan. 17: Site-based council meeting, 3:30 p.m.

Jan. 18: Basketball, Kenai JV vs girls arsity, 5 p.m.

Jan. 18: Basketball, boys at Seldovia, 6 p.m.

Jan. 19: Basketball boys at Seldovia vs. Nanwalek, noon.

Jan. 22: Basketball, boys vs. Cook Inlet Academy, JV 5 p.m., varsity 6:30 p.m.

Jan. 24-26: Nikolaevsk Warrior Rumble, basketball, boys and girls.

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. 22: Start "Blast Off and Read" read-a-thon.

Razdolna School

Jan. 12: Saturday school.

Jan. 14: Holy day, no school.

Susan B. English School

January: Geography bee, TBA.

Jan. 15: Basketball home game.

Jan. 16: Basketball home game.

Jan. 25: Basketball home game.

Voznesenka School

Jan. 12: Saturday school.

Jan. 14: Report cards to be mailed home this week.

West Homer Elementary School

Today: 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.

Jan. 14: Wrestling, 3:20 p.m.

Jan. 15: Sixth grade band, 12:20 p.m.

Jan. 16: Fifth grade band, 11:20 a.m.

Jan. 16: Wrestling, 3:20 p.m.

Jan. 17: Sixth grade band, 2:40 p.m.

Jan. 21: Vacation, no school.

Jan. 21: Fifth grade band, 12:10 p.m.

Jan. 21: Wrestling, 3:20 p.m.

Jan. 22: Sixth grade band, 12:20 p.m.

Jan. 23: Fifth grade band, 11:20 a.m.

Jan. 23: Wresetling, 3:20 p.m.

Jan. 24: Sixth grade band, 12:40 p.m.