Homer area school announcements

Homer area school announcements

Homer High School

Today — End of the Road Shootout hockey games at the Kevin Bell Ice Arena. Soldotna vs East Anchorage High at 5 p.m., Homer vs Houston at 7:30 p.m.

Friday — End of the Road Shootout hockey games at the Kevin Bell Ice Arena. East Anchorage High vs Houston at 5 p.m., Homer vs Soldotna at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday — End of the Road Shootout hockey games at the Kevin Bell Ice Arena. Soldotna vs Houston at 10 a.m., Homer vs East Anchorage High at 12:30 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 18 — E2 grade check

Tuesday, Nov. 19 — Volleyball Awards Banquet at 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 21 — Mariner on the Move Awards Ceremony at 3 p.m. in the library.

Homer Flex School

Wednesday, Nov. 27 — End of Rotation 2

Thursday and Friday, Nov. 28-29 — No school, Thanksgiving Break

Monday, Dec. 2 — Start of Rotation 3

Dec. 23–Jan. 3, 2020 — Winter Break

Jan. 6 — No School, teacher in-service

Homer Middle School

Basketball ends on Dec. 14.

Thursday, Nov. 14 — Quarter Honor Roll Assembly at 12:40 p.m. Homer basketball vs Skyview at Homer Middle School. Girls A at 4 p.m. in the gym, girls B at 5:30 p.m. in the MPR, boys A at 5:30 p.m. in the gym and boys B at 4 p.m. in the MPR.

Friday, Nov. 15 — Honor Roll Assembly treats at 12:30 p.m. Basketball, Homer vs Chapman at Homer Middle School. Girls at 4 p.m., boys at 5:30 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 16 — Homer basketball game in Seward. Girls A at noon at Seward High School, girls B at 2 p.m. at Seward Middle School, Boys A at 2 p.m. at Seward High School and boys B at noon at Seward Middle School.

Monday, Nov. 18 — Chess Club at 4 p.m. in the library. Homer basketball vs Ninilchik at Homer Middle School. Girls play at 4 p.m. and boys play at 5:30 p.m.

Fireweed Academy

Both schools

Nov. 15 — Annual Fireweed Academy Fall Fundraiser for Student Activities at 5 p.m. at Big Fireweed/West Homer Elementary. Doors open at 4:45 p.m. Open to the public. Fireweed Frescoes Performance at 5:15 p.m. and K-6th grade Dance Performance at 6:45 p.m. Fruit fundraiser orders are due this day as well.

Nov. 22 — Coffee with the APC at Big Fireweed at 8 a.m. in the conference room in the teacher’s lounge.

Nov. 28 and 29 — Thanksgiving Break, no school

Dec. 21 — Winter Break begins.

Jan. 6 — In-service say, no school.

Big Fireweed

Nov. 14 and 21, and Dec. 5, 12 and 19 — Jon’s Math Club from 2:45-3:45 p.m.

Dec. 6 — Sixth grade Fundraiser Taco Lunch from 11:50 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.

Little Fireweed

Nov. 25 — Gryphon Chip launch at Little Fireweed

Paul Banks Elementary

PTA Afterschool Activities are ongoing and will run through Dec. 6:

Monday and Wednesday: Outdoor Explorers

Monday and Wednesday: Preludes violin for 2nd Graders

Tuesday and Thursday: Lego Creators

Tuesday and Thursday: Floor Hockey

Thursdays: Japanese

Tuesday Nov. 19 — Spotlight Student Assembly

Nov. 28 and 29 — Thanksgiving Holiday – no school

McNeil Canyon Elementary

Nov. 28-29 — Thanksgiving Break, no school

Nov. 27 — Spotlight Lunch. Parents of the spotlight students for the month of November are invited to join their children and the principal for lunch at 11:45 a.m.

Skiing — Anne Love will be the coach this year and she is looking for a helper who is experienced with sizing to help size kids next month in preparation for beginning the ski program.

The school is hoping to start the skiing program on Mondays or Wednesdays after Winter Break. The school also needs parent helpers once the ski program starts. How many helpers we have will determine how many skiers the program can have.

Please contact Anne at alove@kpbsd.k12.ak.us or call the school office.

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