Homer area school announcements

Homer High School

Today – KP Native Youth Leader Meeting at 3 p.m. in room A-106

Saturday, Dec. 8 – 3 v. 3 Basketball Tournament in the Alice Witte Gymnasium at 2 p.m. (contact cfelice@kpbsd.org to sign up). Also, Meet the Mariner Taco Dinner Fundraiser & Baked Goods Auction at 5:30 p.m. in the Commons.

Tuesday, Dec. 11 – Varsity Hockey, Homer v. Soldotna, at 6:30 p.m. in the Kevin Bell Ice Arena.

Dec. 14-15 – Homer High School Drama Debate and Forensics Home Meet. Volunteer judges needed. Contact Coach Hilary Brant for info hilary.brant@gmail.com

Homer Flex

Dec. 8: ACT testing, HHS at 8 a.m.

Dec. 21 — No school/teacher in-service. Staff will participate in a medic first-aid training and a Next Steps Workshop

Dec. 24-Jan. 1 — Winter break

Homer Middle School

Tuesday, Dec. 11 — First round of basketball borough tournament TBA

Wednesday, Dec. 12 — AK to DC Parent Meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the library

Thursday, Dec. 13 — HMS Winter Concert at the Mariner Theater at 7 p.m.

Paul Banks Elementary

Afterschool Programs continue until the week ending Dec. 14:

Art: Mondays

Preludes Violin: Mondays/Wednesdays

Lego Creators: Tuesdays

Sign Language: Tuesdays/Thursdays

Floor Hockey: Tuesdays/Thursdays

Zumba: Wednesdays

Tuesday, Dec. 11 — Winter Musical Program “A Bear-y Merry Holiday” – Homer High School, Mariner Theater at 12:30 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 20 — Last day for students before Winter Break – wear your holiday colors.

Friday, Dec. 21 — End of second quarter: Staff Inservice/Workday – no school for students

Dec. 24 – Jan. 4 — Winter Break

Fireweed Academy

Tuesday, Dec. 18 — Field trip; Little Fireweed to Big Fireweed

Thursday, Dec. 20 — Last day of school before Winter Break

Dec. 21 — In-service, no school

Big Fireweed

Dec. 19 — Fieldtrip to Homer High Pool

Little Fireweed

Sunday, Dec. 16 — Solstice Spiral in the yurt.

McNeil Canyon Elementary

Today — Winter program at 6:30 p.m.

Dec. 20 — Pajama Day

Dec. 21 — No school for students

Dec. 24 — Winter Break starts