Homer Alaska - Schools

Story last updated at 6:35 PM on Wednesday, January 12, 2011

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough SChool District

Chapman School

Jan 14: Wrestling at Kenai, 3 p.m.

Jan 22: Wrestling at Soldotna, 9 a.m.

Jan. 22: Cabin Fever Variety Show.

Jan 29: Girls Scouts "Women in Art."

Jan. 29: Wrestling at Nikiski, 10 a.m.


Jan. 18: The Homer Connections Senior Meeting for seniors and their parents will be held at 2 p.m., Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center. It will include information regarding graduation day and senior packets. Refreshments will be served.

Fireweed Academy

Second Tuesday of every month: Academic Policy Committee, Room 103, 5 p.m.

Homer Middle School

Jan. 14: Wrestling at Kenai, 3 p.m.

Jan. 21: Skiing at Soldotna Invite, Skyview, 3 p.m.

Jan. 22: Wrestling at Soldotna, 9 a.m.

Jan. 29: Skiing at Seward Invite, time to be announced.

Jan. 29: Wrestling at Nikiski Invite, 10 a.m.

McNeil Canyon Elementary School

Today: Geography bee, 12:45 p.m.

Jan. 17: Presentation by Alaska Wildbird Rehab Center. Features merlin, great horned owl and northern saw-whet owl.

Jan. 27: Spotlight lunch.

Nikolaevsk School

Jan. 20: Basketball vs. Unalaska girls at 4 p.m.; boys at 5:30 p.m.

Jan. 21: Basketball vs. Seldovia girls at 5 p.m.; Nanwalek boys at 6:30 p.m.

Paul Banks Elementary School

Jan. 14: All school assembly; performance with Eddie Wood, artist in the school, and students, gym, 1 p.m.

Jan. 17-Feb. 13: Read-A-Thon Pirate Adventure.

Jan. 21: Movie night, 6:30 p.m.

Jan. 28: Paul Banks Shirt Day.

Susan B. English School

Today-Jan 16: Basketball at Port Lions Tourney.

Jan. 20: Basketball at CIA, 5 p.m.

Jan. 21: Basketball at Nikolaevsk, 5 p.m.

Jan. 22: Basketball at Ninilchik, 6 p.m.

Jan. 27: Basketball at Lumen Christi.

West Homer Elementary School

Jan. 26: Spelling bee, gym, 9 a.m.

Feb. 3-4: Parent-teacher conferences.

City of homer community recreation

Check out the Homer Community Recreation website for new and updated classes, www.homercommunityrecreation.com.

Kachemak Bay Campus

Upcoming classes starting soon: Basic Introduction to Computers, Saturdays, Jan. 15-Feb. 5; Tai Chi, Jan. 26-April 27; Karate, Jan. 24-May 2; Digital Camera Use, Saturdays, Jan. 29-March 12; Teaching Art for Teachers, Sundays, Jan. 30-Feb. 13.

Alaska Civil Rights Day, 7 p.m., Jan. 17. Public presentation with visiting historian, Terrance Cole: "The Far North Against the Deep South: Alaska's Role in the Civil Rights Movement in America." Open to the public.

Public readings: Nancy Lord and Marybeth Holleman, 7 p.m., Jan. 28.

KBC Advisory Board is seeking new members. Contact 235-1656.

See www.homer.alaska.edu for more campus information.