Homer area school announcements

Homer High School

Today — Volleyball v. Kodiak: C-Team at 4 p.m., JV at 5 p.m. and varsity at 6:30 p.m. in the Alice Witte Gymnasium

Saturday, Aug. 31 — Mariner Triathlon Fundraiser for the swim team at 8 a.m. in the Kate Kuhns Aquatic Center. Sign up through Homer Mariner Triathlon Facebook page. The volleyball games originally scheduled for Saturday in the Alice Witte Gymnasium against Seward High School have been postponed to a later date.

Monday, Sept. 2 — No school. Big Booster Meeting at 6 p.m. in the Homer High Staff Lounge

Homer Flex School

Monday, Sept. 2 — No school

Sept. 18 — Early Release

Homer Middle School

Cross-country running began Aug. 21. as well as soccer.

Thursday, Sept. 5 — Homer Middle School open house from 5:30–7 p.m.

Friday, Sept. 6 — Homer Invitational for cross-country running at 4 p.m.

Fireweed Academy

Both schools

Monday, Sept. 2 — Labor Day, no school.

Sept. 12 — Harvest Festival/Open House at Big Fireweed from 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Sept. 18 — Early release at 1:50 p.m. for Little Fireweed and at 2:15 p.m. for Big Fireweed.

Oct. 16 — Early release at 1:50 p.m. for Little Fireweed and at 2:15 p.m. for Big Fireweed.

Oct. 18 — In-Service, no school. End of first quarter.

Big Fireweed

Sept. 5-6 — Big Fireweed overnight camping trip at Anchor Point.

West Homer Elementary

Tuesday, Sept. 3 — After school soccer starts from 2:45-4 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 9 — First meeting of the year at 6:30 p.m. in the conference room.

McNeil Canyon Elementary

Friday — Community Council meeting at 1:30 in the Teacher’s Lounge. All parents interested in helping with this year’s fundraisers and events are encouraged to come to this meeting.

Thursday, Sept. 5 — Fall Harvest Fair. Parents will be able to enjoy looking at the Fair during Open House which begins at 6:30 p.m.