Homer area school announcements

Homer area school announcements

Homer High School

Today — Volleyball against KCHS, Alice Witte Gymnasium, 4 pm C Team, 5 pm JV, 6:30 pm Varsity

Saturday — Football against Ketchikan, HHS Turf, 2 pm

Monday, Sept. 17 — School Picture Day

Homer Flex

Registration is ongoing. Contact Beth at 907.235.5558 to schedule your appointment.

Sept. 10-14 — Suicide Prevention Week

Friday, Sept. 21 – Lifetouch School Photos

Homer Middle School

Friday — Cross Country Running Kenai Invitational at 3 p.m. Also, boys and girls soccer against Nikiski at 4 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 18 — School Picture Day. Also, boys and girls B Team soccer against Chapman at 4 p.m. in Homer.

Thursday, Sept. 20 — Student Government speeches and election

West Homer Elementary

Wednesday, Sept. 12 — Early Release at 1:15 pm

Monday, Sept. 17 — PTO meeting from 6–7 p.m. in the library

Friday, Sept. 21 – Lifetouch School Photos

McNiel Canyon Elementary

Today — After School Learning Lab begins. There is ASLL every Tuesday and Thursday that school is in session. There is an activity bus that will bring your child home afterwards. It leaves the school at 4:30 p.m. and transports the students who live farther out East End Road. A permission slip is required to stay after school and they are available in the classrooms and in the office.

Tuesday, Sept. 18 — Second year band starts. Please remember to bring instruments and music books on Tuesdays.

Wednesday, Sept. 19 — Picture Day

Sept. 28 — Family Game Night

Oct. 6 — Garage Sale

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