Homer Alaska - Schools

Story last updated at 4:01 PM on Wednesday, February 1, 2012

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough SChool District


Visit www.kpbsd.k12.ak.us, with local radio stations, and KPBSD on Facebook and Twitter for immediate updates in the event of a school delay or closure.

Today: Informational meeting regarding bus routes, Ninilchik School, 5:30 p.m.

Feb. 6: School board meeting, Soldotna, 7 p.m.

Feb. 14: Deadline to nominate a favorite KPBSD educator to the 2012 BP Teachers of excellence program. See www.BPTeachers.com.

Chapman School

Wrestling: Michael Wells is coaching; schedule will be posted in "Dates to Remember," the school blog and Facebook pages and in the daily bulletin on "Power School." Practice schedule is Monday and Tuesday, 3:10-5 p.m.; Thursday and Friday, 5-6:30 p.m.

Volleyball: Heidi Stokes is coaching; schedule will be posted; practices are Tuesday-Friday, 3:10-5 p.m.

Feb. 14: Battle of the Books, grades seven and eight.

Feb. 16: Battle of the Books, grades five and six.

Feb. 17: Battle of the Books, grades three and four.

Fireweed Academy, grades 3-6

Feb. 2-3: Student-led conferences

Feb. 7-9: Terra Nova 5th grade standardized test.

Fireweed Academy, grades K-2

Feb. 2-3: Student-led conferences.

Homer Middle School

Feb. 4: Wrestling away, 9 a.m.

Feb. 4: Volleyball at Seward, noon.

Feb.10: Volleyball at Nikiski, 3 p.m.

Feb. 18: Wrestling Boroughs at Kenai, 10-11 a.m.

Feb. 18: Volleyball at Kenai, 10 a.m.

Feb. 18: Volleyball at Soldotna, noon.

McNeil Canyon Elementary School

Feb. 12: Spelling bee. For more information and study tips, visit www.spellingbee.com or www.myspellit.com.

West Homer Elementary School:

Through Feb. 10: Wrestling on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 3:15-4:45 p.m.

Through Feb. 29: Ski program, 3:30-5 p.m.

Feb. 7: PTO meeting, library, 4:45 p.m.

Feb. 7: Site council, library, 4 p.m.