School announcements

Homer High School

Today — Track and Field Parent Meeting, at 6:15 p.m. in the library

March 4 — Big Booster Club Meeting at 6 p.m. in the Staff Lounge

March 5 — Site Council Meeting (open to all) at 4 p.m. in the library. Baseball Parent Meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the library. Music in the Schools Concert at 7 p.m. in the Mariner Theater.

March 8 — End of 3rd Quarter. Teacher in-service (no school)

Homer Flex School

March 8 — No School – inservice. Staff will be participating in a Restorative Practices in-service.

March 11-15 — Spring Break

March 26-28: PEAKs testing – please call the office if you have any questions

*Students in Employability Skills/Careers class will be participating in multiple field trips throughout the community in the following weeks. Please call the office with questions at 907-235-5558.

Homer Middle School

Feb. 26-28 — Block Schedule

Thursday, Feb. 28 — Boys Social Media Safety

Fireweed Academy

Both Schools

Open enrollment forms are due today. Call 235-9728 for more info.

March 1 — Invention Convention at Big Fireweed. Details will be provided as the event gets closer.

March 8 — In-Service day, no school

March 11-15 — Spring break

Big Fireweed

Wednesdays — Chess Club with West Homer Elementary

Wednesdays — Youth Court with West Homer Elementary

Thursdays — Math club from 2:45-3:45 p.m.

March 1 — Invention Convention at Big Fireweed

Little Fireweed

March 4-8 — Swim lessons at the Homer High Pool

West Homer Elementary

Tuesday, March 5 — Spring Concert at 12:30 p.m. in the Homer High School Mariner Theater

March 8 — No School, inservice day

March 11–15 — No School, Spring Break

March 18 — PTO meeting at the library from 7-8 p.m.

After School Activities:

Chess Club is Wednesdays from 2:45-3:30 p.m. in the library

Cross-country skiing runs Feb. 11 – March 6, Mondays and Wednesdays from 2:45-5 p.m.

Paul Banks Elementary

The following PTA After-school Programs will run through the week of March 7.

Monday: Art; Monday/Wednesday: Brandi’s Sport Hour; Monday/Wednesday: Preludes Violin; Tuesday/Thursday: Basketball; Tuesday/Thursday: Outdoor Explorer (Coastal Studies); Thursday: Lego Creators

Today — Read-A-Thon minutes due by 3 p.m.

March 2 — Dr. Seuss Day

March 6 — Read-A-Thon pledge money due by 3 p.m.

March 7 — Read-A-Thon Closing Assembly. Top reader and fundraiser earner from each grade level will be announced. Students dress like a pirate.

March 11-15 — Spring Break

McNeil Canyon Elementary

March 2 — McNeil Forensics team is headed to a meet at Tustumena Elementary school

March 22 — McNeil Canyon Talent Show at 6:30 p.m.

March 25 — Spring Picture Day. Two volunteers needed from 8:15-10:30 a.m.

April 23 — Site Council meeting at 3:30 p.m. in the library. The agenda is to review pupil activity funds and go over McNeil site news.