Homer area school announcements

Homer area school announcements

Homer High School

Friday– End of First Quarter and Teacher In-Service (no school), all day. Also, Wrestling Rumble Duals, in the Alice Witte Gymnasium at 3:30 p.m.

Saturday – Wrestling Round Robin Rumble in the Alice Witte Gymnasium at 10 a.m. Also, it’s the 10th Grade Dance at 8 p.m. in the Commons.

Monday, Oct. 22 — Homer High School Fall Concert at 7 p.m. in the Mariner Theater

Wednesday, Oct. 24 — Early Release Day and Grade Check, 2:15 p.m. dismissal

Oct. 25-27 – Swim and Dive Regions, in the Kate Kuhns Aquatic Center

Saturday, Oct. 27 – Futsol Tourney Mariner Boys Soccer Fundraiser

Homer Flex

Today — Great Alaska Shakeout

Friday — In-service day, no school. Ed-Elements Design Workshop.

Oct. 22-26 — Red Ribbon Week: Drug-free Awareness Week

Wednesday, Oct. 24 — School picture retake day, and early release

Tuesday, Oct. 30 — Budget/Site council meeting at 6 p.m. at Homer Middle School

Homer Middle School

Friday — No School. In-service day

Tuesday, Oct. 23 — 7th grade Coast Walk. Also, LifeTouch picture retakes

Friday, Oct. 26 — Boys and girls basketball, last day of intramurals

Chapman School

Friday — Halloween Carnival rom 6-8 p.m. Tickets ate $1 each or six tickets for $5. There will be a costume contest.

Fireweed Academy

Both Schools

Friday — In-Service, no school

Monday, Oct. 22 — School picture re-takes in the morning

Wednesday, Oct. 24 — Early Release Day, school ends at 1:15 p.m.

Nov. 1 and 2 — Student-led conferences/No school

Nov. 5 — APC meeting at Little Fireweed at 4 p.m.

Nov. 15 — Fruit orders and money are due

Nov. 16 — School-wide Fall Fundraiser

Nov. 21 — Early Release Day, school ends at 1:15 p.m.

Nov. 22 and 23 — Thanksgiving Break for students

December 21 — In-service, no school

Little Fireweed

Wednesday, Oct. 29 — Yoga Class with Anna Raupp. This is a fundraiser for Fireweed Frescoes

Wednesday, Oct 31 — Pajama Day with movie and popcorn

Thursday, Nov 8 — Fireweed Frescoes Monthly Steering Group Meeting at 2:30 p.m.

West Homer Elementary

Friday — No school, end of quarter

Wednesday, Oct. 24 – Lifetouch Photo Retakes. Early release at 1:15 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 29 – Friday, Nov. 2 — Book Fair during school day, and all day during Parent-Teacher Conferences

Thursday and Friday, Nov 1 and 2 —No School, Parent Teacher Conferences

Paul Banks Elementary

Today — Paul Banks Violin Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets for sale at the door, $10 (ages 12 and up), $5 (ages 3-11) and free for ages 3 and under. Money raised goes to support the Paul Banks Violin Program.

Friday —No school. End of the quarter and in-service day.

McNeil Canyon Elementary

Today — Deadline for ordering a school shirt or hoodie.

Friday — End of first quarter. This is an in-service day. No school for students.

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