Homer Alaska - Schools

Story last updated at 3:18 PM on Wednesday, February 13, 2013

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Northern Michigan University has announced that Katherine Miller of Homer has been named to the dean's list for the fall 2012 semester. Miller qualified by earning a grade-point average between 3.25-3.99.


Today: Deadline to submit nominations of outstanding teachers who are making a difference for Alaska's young people. The program is open to teachers statewide and nominations will be accepted online at www.bpteachers.com.

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

Chapman School

Feb. 18: Pajama day.

Feb. 19: Favorite color day.

Feb. 20: Favorite fictional character from a book day.

Feb. 21: Crazy accessories day (hair, hat, socks, scarves, etc.)

Feb. 22-23: Volleyball tournament at NIkolaevsk.

Feb. 22: Blue and white day.

Feb. 22: Snow Rondi movie night, 6 p.m.

Feb. 23: Snow Rondi pinewood derby, 10 a.m. weigh-in, 11 a.m. start.

Feb. 24: Snow Rondi dog show, 2 p.m.

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)

Through Feb. 15: Friendly visit week in the mornings.

Feb. 15: Percussion instruments over Time with Ash.

Big Fireweed (grades 3-6)

Mondays: After-school math homework club.

Wednesdays: After-school film club.

Thursdays: After-school cross-country skiing.

Homer Middle School

Feb. 15: Nordic skiing, 3-5 p.m.

Feb. 15: Volleyball vs. Nikiski at Homer, 3-4 p.m.

Feb. 16: Wrestling, Seward Invite, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Feb. 19: Volleyball, Kenai vs. Homer at Homer, 3:30 p.m.

Feb. 22: Nordic skiing, Soldotna Invitational, 3 p.m.

Feb. 22: Volleyball, Homer vs. Soldotna's Maroon team at Soldotna, 3 p.m.

Feb. 23: Borough wrestling tournament in Homer, 10 a.m.

Feb. 23: Volleyball, Homer vs. Soldotna's White team in Homer, 10 a.m.

Kachemak Selo School

Feb. 15: Vacation

McNeil Canyon Elementary School

Feb. 15: Holy day.

Feb. 18: Spanish club.

Feb. 21: Site council, 3:30 p.m.

Feb. 22: Snow Fiesta.

Nikolaevsk School

Feb. 15: Parent-teacher conferences.

Paul Banks Elementary School

Through March 7: After-school programs, including beginning sculpture on Mondays and Thursdays, gymnastics on Mondays and Wednesdays and Pier One Theatre games and skills every Tuesday and Thursday.

Feb. 19: End of "Blast Off and Read" readathon.

Razdolna School

Feb. 15: Holy day, no school.

Susan B. English School

Feb. 15: Basketball at NIkolaevsk.

Feb. 21-24: Basketall at Lumen Christi.

Voznesenka School

Feb. 15: Holy day, no school.

West Homer Elementary School

Today: Sixth-grade band, 2:40-3:10 p.m.

Today: Volleyball, 3:30-5 p.m.

Today: PTO, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Feb. 15: Volleyball, 3:30-5 p.m.

Feb. 18: Fifth-grade band, 12:10 p.m.

Feb. 18: Skiing, Sunset or Rogers Loop Trail, 3:30-5:15 p.m.

Feb. 19: Sixth-band, 12:20 p.m.

Feb. 20: Fifth-grade band, 11:20 a.m.

Feb. 20: Skiing. See Feb. 18.

Feb. 21: Sixth-grade band, 2:40 p.m.

Feb. 21: Volleyball, 3:30-5 p.m.

Feb. 22: Spirit Twin Day.

Feb. 22: Volleyball, 3:30-5 p.m.