Homer area school announcements

Homer area school announcements

Homer High School

Today — End of the Road Shootout, 7:30 p.m. at Kevin Bell Ice Arena, Homer v. Service.

Friday — End of the Road Shootout, 7:30 p.m. at Kevin Bell Ice Arena, Homer v. Kenai.

Saturday — End of the Road Shootout, 12:20 p.m. at Kevin Bell Ice Arena, Homer v. Wasilla.

Monday, Nov. 19 — Grade Check. Also, Europe Trip parent meeting at 5:30 p.m. in Room A-202.

Tuesday, Nov. 20 — Football Banquet at 6:30 p.m. in the Commons

Wednesday, Nov. 21 — Early Release and Wrestling, Homer v. Kenai, at 6 p.m. in the Alice Witte Gym

Nov. 22-23 — Thanksgiving Holiday (no school)

Homer Flex

Today — ASVAB test at Homer High School

Wednesday, Nov. 21 — Early Release: Staff collaboration and interventions

Thursday and Friday, Nov. 22-23 — Thanksgiving Break – no school

Friday, Nov. 30 – End of Rotation 2

Homer Middle School

Friday — Homer vs Skyview at Skyview. Girls A at 3 p.m. and boys A at 4:30 p.m.

Saturday — Homer vs Seward at Homer. Girls A at noon in the gym. Boys B at noon in MPR. Girls B at 1:30 p.m. in MPR. Boys A at 1:30 p.m. in the gym.

Monday, Nov. 19 — Homer vs Ninilchik at Homer. Girls B at 4 p.m. in the gym. Boys B at 5:30 p.m. in the gym.

Wednesday, Nov. 21 — Early Release

Nov. 22-23 — No school, Thanksgiving Holiday

Fireweed Academy

Today — Fruit orders and money are due

Friday — School-wide Fall Fundraiser, open to the public. Silent and live auction rom 6-8 p.m. and Frescoes kids play at 5:15 p.m.

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

Thursday and Friday, Nov. 22-23 — Thanksgiving Break for students

Dec. 21 — In-service, no school

West Homer Elementary

Monday, Nov. 19 — PTO meeting at 7 p.m. in the WHE Library

Wednesday, Nov. 21 — Early Release Day, 1:15 p.m. dismissal

Thursday and Friday, Nov. 22-23 — No school, Thanksgiving Break

McNeil Canyon Elementary

General announcements:

After school cross-country skiing will begin on Mondays or Wednesdays after winter break. The school needs parent helpers for the ski program. Contact Coach Anne Love at alove@kpbsd.k12.ak.us or call the office.

The school asks parents to send their children in with a warm jacket, gloves, a hat, snow pants and boots from now to the end of the winter season.

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