Homer Alaska - Schools

Story last updated at 1:38 PM on Wednesday, April 25, 2012

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough SChool District

May 1: Mass band, Homer.

May 7: School board meeting, Seward, 7 p.m.

May 23: Last day of school.


Through April 27: Pre-k and kindergarten registration, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Today: Pre-k and kindergarten open house, 6-7 p.m.

April 30-May 4 and May 9-11: Grades 3-4, swimming in Homer, 1-2 p.m.

May 5: Parent group garage sale.

May 7-May 11: Teacher, nurse and school nutrition appreciation week.

May 15: Spring concert, grades K-8, 7-8 p.m.

May 18: Eighth-grade graduation, 7-8:30 p.m.

May 21: Kindergarten graduation, 2:30 p.m.

May 23: Field day, awards assembly.


Enrollment for new and returning Connections students for the 2012-2013 school year is currently underway. Call the office at 226-1880 to make an enrollment appointment. Kindergarten students must be five years old by Sept. 1. All kindergarten students and students new to the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District must bring a photocopy of their birth certificate to the appointment.

May 3: Homer Connections is hosting a high school orientation meeting for all current Homer Connections eighth-grade students, Bidarka Best Western, 2-3 p.m. Learn about high school graduation requirements, options for meeting those requirements through Connections and other high school-related topics.

May 24: 12th-grade graduation, Soldotna High School, 4 p.m.

Fireweed Academy, Grades K-2

May 1: Fireweed summer program registrations due.

May 7-11: Artist-in-the-schools week.

May 7: Spring low tide field trip.

May 11: Artists celebration, 1:30 p.m.

TBA: K-2 spring field trip.

May 18: Second grade promotion and festivities, 1 p.m.

May 23: All-school field trip to Kikis house.

Fireweed Academy, Grades 3-6

April 27: Carmen Fields, guest speaker.

May 15: Parent meeting for sixth-grade parents, Homer Middle School library, 6 p.m.

May 15-18: Sixth-grade field trip to Talkeetna.

May 16-18: Grades 3-5 field trip to Peterson Bay.

May 22: Sixth-grade promotion, 1 p.m.

May 23: All-school field trip to Kikis house.

Homer Flex School

May 21: 12th-grade graduation, Lands End Resort, 5 p.m.

Homer High School

May 21: Graduation, 7 p.m.

Homer Middle School

Track: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 3:30-5 p.m.

May 4-5: Track Boroughs, Skyview High School.

May 7-8: Grade 7 field trip to beach/pool.

May 8: Spring concert, 7-9 p.m., Mariner Theatre.

May 15: Grade 6 transition meeting, 6-7 p.m., library.

May 23: Year-end celebration.

Kachemak Selo School

May 17: Eighth- and 12th-grade graduation, 3:30 p.m.

McNeil Canyon Elementary School

Today: Volunteer lunch, noon.

April 27: Kindergarten and new student registration, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

April 27: Kindergarten open house, 10:30 a.m.

May 3: Spring program, 6:30 p.m.

May 11: Teacher and staff appreciation week.

May 8: All-school field trip.

May 22: Sixth-grade graduation and step-up assembly, 12:30 p.m.

Nikolaevsk School

May 24: Eighth-grade graduation, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Ninilchik School

May 24: 12th-grade graduation, 7 p.m.

Paul Banks Elementary School

Through April 27: Volunteer appreciation.

May 1: Teacher and staff appreciation day.

May 2-3: Title 1 Pre-k screening, school library, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

May 8: Beach day.

May 8: PTA meeting.

May 9: School nurses day.

May 11: Spirit Day.

Port Graham School

May 1: Preschool, eighth- and 12th-grade graduation, 4 p.m.

Razdolna School

May 17: Kindergarten, eighth- and 12th-grade graduation, 1 p.m.

Susan B. English School

May 23: Head Start, eighth- and 12th-grade graduation, 1 p.m.

Voznesenka School

May 17: Eighth- and 12th-grade graduation, 6 p.m.

West Homer Elementary School

May 15: Grade 6 transition meeting, 6-7 p.m., Homer Middle School library.

May 21: Sixth-grade promotion.

Homer Head start

April 27: Open house, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; applications being accepted for the 2012-2013 year for children ages 3-5. For information, call 235-4322.