School announcements

Homer High School

Today — Hockey Awards Banquet at 6 p.m. in the Commons

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

Saturday – SAT Test at 7:30 a.m. in room B-209

March 8-17 – Spring Break

March 17 – Once Upon a Review Homer High School Musical Rehearsals at 1 p.m. in the Mariner Theater

Homer Flex School

Friday — 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

Friday — In service day/End of quarter

March 11-15 — Spring Break

Fireweed Academy

Both Schools

Friday — 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.

Little Fireweed

Friday — Last day of swim lessons at the Homer High Pool

West Homer Elementary

Friday — No School, inservice day

March 11–15 — No school, Spring Break

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

April 1 — Site Council meet from 6-7 p.m. in the library.

April 1-5 — Book Fair Week

After School Activities:

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

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 Closing Assembly – top reader and fundraiser earner from each grade level will be announced. Dress like a pirate. Our annual, school-wide Read-A-Thon is wrapping up. Every year we hold this event as a chance to raise some funds for our school, while encouraging students to read. Money raised goes toward school events/programs, field trips, supplies/equipment and new software/technology.

Friday— End of 3rd Quarter Inservice/Work day; no school for students

March 11-15 — Spring Break

March 22 — Math and Science Night

March 26 — Spring Picture Day

McNeil Canyon Elementary

Friday — no school.

March 11-15 — Spring Break

Monday, March 18 — School resumes

March 18-22 — Swimming for second and third grade

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.

March 25-29 — Swimming for Kindergarten and first grade

April 1 — Deadline for entries in the 24th Annual HEA Electrical Safety Poster Contest. This contest is for third and fourth grade students. For more information, call Tanya Lautaret at 907-283-2305.

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.