Homer area school announcements

Homer area school announcements

Homer High School

March 9-13 — Spring Break, no school.

Tuesday, March 17 — Boys Soccer Parent Meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the staff lounge. Hockey Banquet at 6:30 p.m. in the Commons.

Wednesday, March 18 — Early Release and third quarter grade check goes into effect. Track Parent Meeting at 6 p.m. in the library.

Homer Flex School

March 9-13 — Spring Break, no school.

Wednesday, March 18 — Early Release

April 3 — End of Rotation 4 and 10th Annual Flex First Friday.

April 10 — No school

April 15 — Early release: Alaska Alternative Schools Coalition Grant Staff Focus Group

Homer Middle School

March 9-13 — Spring Break

Wednesday, March 18 — Homer High School registration in 8th grade ELA. Early release at 2:15 p.m.

Thursday, March 19 — 7th grade science class goes to Alaska Islands & Ocean Visitor Center

Fireweed Academy

Both Schools

Through March 15 — Spring Break

April 6-10 — PEAKS testing week for grades 3-6. Testing is from 8:30-11:20 a.m. Please avoid morning medical appointments and trips.

West Homer Elementary

Every Tuesday and Thursday: Girls on the run after school

Every Monday and Wednesday: after school wrestling (last day April 1)

Friday — End of quarter in-service day. No school for students.

March 9-13 —Spring Break

Wednesday, March 18 — No chess club. Early Release day 1:15 p.m.

Friday, March 20 — PTO Bingo night

Friday, March 27 — Friday Wiffle ball/baseball after school starts (every Friday through May 1)

Paul Banks Elementary

PTA After school Activities from 2:30-4 p.m. each day:

Monday and Wednesday: Outdoor Explorers (with Alaska Center for Coastal Studies)

Monday and Wednesday: Preludes

Tuesday: Art

Tuesday and Thursday: Sports Hour

McNeil Canyon Elementary

March 6-13 — Spring Break

Friday, March 20 — Talent show at 6:30 p.m. at the school. Report cards going home.

Friday, March 27 — Spring pictures. Volunteer needed from 8:15-10:30 a.m.

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