Homer area school announcements

Homer High School

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. Flexgiving Feast at 1 p.m. First Semester Title I Meeting and Engagement Activity.

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.

Today — A and B basketball teams vs. Ninilchik at 4 p.m. in Ninilchik.

Friday — Green Dot Training

Monday, Nov. 25 — Homer Middle School Chess Club in the library.

Tuesday, Nov. 26 — Homer vs. Nikiski basketball at Homer Middle School. Girls A team at 4 p.m. in the gym, girls B team at 5:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room, boys A team at 5:30 p.m. in the gym and boys B team at 4 p.m. in the multipurpose room.

Nov. 28-29 — No school. Thanksgiving Break.

Fireweed Academy

Both schools

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.

Jan. 7 — First day of the third quarter

Big Fireweed

Nov. 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

Monday, Nov. 25 — Gryphon Chip launch at Little Fireweed

Saturday, Nov. 30 — Fireweed Frescoes and Burnt Down House at K-Bay Caffé from 1-3 p.m.

Paul Banks Elementary

PTA After school 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

Nov. 28 and 29 — Thanksgiving Holiday – no school

McNeil Canyon Elementary

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.

Nov. 28-29 — Thanksgiving Break, no school

Dec. 12 — Winter program “The Grumps of Ring-a-Ding Town Musical” at 6:30 p.m.

Spelling Bee Study Group — The school is looking for parents of fourth, fifth or sixth graders to volunteer to run the spelling bee study group, which will meet from 11:50 a.m. to 12:50 p.m. from the week of Jan. 13 through the week of Feb. 17. Contact Joy at 907-235-8181.

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