Homer Alaska - Schools

Story last updated at 1:39 PM on Wednesday, May 9, 2012

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough SChool District

May 23: Last day of school.

June 4: School board meeting, Soldotna, 7 p.m.

June 5: School board planning session, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.


Through May 11: Grades 3-4, swimming in Homer, 1-2 p.m.

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

May 14: Spring concert, grades K-8, 7-8 p.m.

May 15: Grades 1-2 to Beluga Lake.

May 15: Grade 8 to Peterson Bay.

May 17: Kindergarten walk to fire hall.

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

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

May 23: Field day, awards assembly.

May 23: All-school barbecue, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.


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 5 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 24: 12th-grade graduation, Soldotna High School, 4 p.m.

Fireweed Academy, Grades K-2

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

Today: Second grade step-up day.

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

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

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: Learning lab.

May 15: Learning lab.

May 17: Last day of learning lab.

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

May 23: Play day.

Nanwalek School

May 24: Head Start, kindergarten, eighth- and 12th-grade graduation, 2 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

May 11: Spirit Day.

Port Graham School

May 21: 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

See online school calendar for class field trips, etc.

Volleyball: Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:20-5 p.m.

May 14: Ice cream social, 6-7 p.m.; talent show, 7-8 p.m. Donation for ice cream social: $5 per person, $3 for 5 and under. Decadent dessert and art items auctioned during talent show. Proceeds support sixth-grade spring field trip.

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

May 21: Sixth-grade promotion.