Homer Alaska - Schools

Story last updated at 1:43 PM on Wednesday, September 26, 2012

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough SChool District

Oct. 15: School board meeting, boro ugh assembly chambers, 7-9 p.m.

Oct. 16: School board quarterly planning session; borough assembly chambers; 9 a.m.-noon.

Nov. 11: School board meeting, 7-9 p.m., Soldotna.

Chapman School

Sept. 27: iPod and Math night, 7-8 p.m.

Oct. 10: Parent group meeting, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Oct. 19: Inservice; no classes.

Oct. 29-Nov. 2: Scholastic Book Fair.

Nov. 1-2: Parent-teacher conferences; no classes.


Ongoing: Registration, call 226-1880.

Fireweed Academy

There are openings in the Academic Policy Committee beginning in October. The APC is the governing body of Fireweed Academy and works with the principal to make decisions on behalf of the school. There are openings for a community representative, parent representative and an adult serving as a student representative. For information, call Janet, 235-9728.

Fireweed Academy (K-2)

Today: K-2 Title 1 annual parent meeting, 5:30-6 p.m.

Today: Fireweed K-2 curriculum open house, 6-7 p.m.

Oct. 5: School pictures.

Oct. 18: Community harvest celebration, TBA.

Oct. 19: Teacher in-service; no school.

Fireweed Academy (3-6)

Oct. 5: Marine debris art field trip to Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies, 8:45 a.m.

Homer Flex School

Ongoing: Registration, 1-3 p.m.

Sept. 19-27: Artist-in-the-school Martty Zeller teaches improvisational theater workshop; students also will participate in the Documentary Film Festival.

Homer High School

Sept. 28: Swim and dive, Skyview High School.

Sept. 28-29: Girls varsity volleyball Peninsula Challenge.

Sept. 28-29: Cross-country state competition, Bartlett High School, Anchorage.

Sept. 29: Homecoming football vs. Houston; junior varsity game, noon; varsity game, 3 p.m.

Homer Middle School

Sept. 28: Cross Country Running-Boroughs at Kenai, noon-5 p.m.

Sept. 29: Soccer, finals of borough tournament at Soldotna Middle School, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Oct. 23: Fall concert, 7 p.m.

Kachemak Selo School

Today: Vacation.

Sept. 29: Saturday school.

McNeil Canyon Elementary School

Today: Holy day.

Today: Learning lab.

Sept. 28: Family game night, bring snacks and board games to share, 7-8:30 p.m.

Oct. 1: Picture day.

Oct. 6: Garage sale, lunchroom-size tables available to rent for $20, half a table $10; call Laura for more information or to reserve a table, 235-8181.

Oct. 27: Fall carnival, 4-7 p.m.

Nikolaevsk School

Today: Parent-teacher conferences.

Paul Banks Elementary School

NOTE: Check your childs backpack daily for important information being sent home by the school.

Oct. 9: PTA meeting, 6:30 p.m.

Oct. 31: Halloween parade.

Nov. 1-2: Book fair.

Nov. 1-2: Parent-teacher conferences.

Razdolna School

Today: Vacation.

Sept. 29: Saturday school.

Voznesenka School

Today: Vacation.

Sept. 29: Saturday school.

West Homer Elementary School

Today: Worsfolds class field trip, Wynn Nature Center, 8:30-11:30 p.m.

Sept. 28: Candidate forms in.

Sept. 28: Clouds field trip, share ABC books with Paul Banks students, 10-11 a.m.

Oct. 1: Fifth-grade band, 12:10-12:30 p.m.

Oct. 1: Soccer, girls, 3:20-4:30 p.m.

Oct. 2: Sixth-grade band, 12:20-12:50 p.m.

Oct. 2: Soccer, boys, 3:20-4:30 p.m.

Oct. 2: Cross country, 3:20-4:30 p.m.

Oct. 3: Fifth-grade band, 11:20-11:50 a.m.

Oct. 3: Soccer, girls, 3:20-4:30 p.m.

Oct. 4: Worsfolds field trip, beach cleanup an d Starvin Marvins, 9:45 a.m.

Oct. 4: Sixth-grade band, 2:40-3:10 p.m.

Oct. 4: Soccer, boys, 3:20-4:30 p.m.

Oct. 4: Cross country, 3:20-4:30 p.m.