Dec. 22 – Jan. 7 — Student Winter Break, no school
Homer High School:
Monday, Dec. 18 — Homer High School Winter Concert in the theatre.
Thursday, Dec. 14 — Green Dot training
Friday, Dec. 22 — No school. Staff inservice: Student interventions, Professional Learning Community on “Blended Learning in Action” and Restorative Justice
Homer Middle School:
Tuesday and Thursday there is math tutoring with Mr. Seaton at 8 a.m. in room 204.
Monday through Friday tutoring takes place from 8-8:55 a.m. in the Library
Thursday, Dec. 14 — Sheryl Sotelo-STEMS
Monday, Dec. 18 — Skating Fieldtrip
Tuesday, Dec. 19 — Gift Exchange
Thursday, Dec. 21 — Swimming Field Trip
Sunday, Dec. 17 — Solstice Celebration with Homer Folk School, SPROUT and Fireweed.
Saturday, Dec. 23 — “The Polar Express” will be shown at noon along with student short films at the Homer Theatre. This is open to the public. The cost is three cans of dry packages of food, or a cash donation.
Monday, Jan. 8 — First day back to school
Monday, Jan. 15 — Martin Luther King Jr. Day – No school
Paul Banks Elementary:
Thursday, Dec. 14 — Olson’s second-grade class field trip, Ice Skating
Tuesday, Dec. 19 — Mrs. Todd’s first-grade class field trip, Homer Middle School. PreK field trip, Homer Public Library
Wednesday, Dec. 20 — 1st Grade field trip, Ice Skating
Thursday, Dec. 21 — Student’s last day before Winter Break – wear your Holiday colors.
Friday, Dec. 22 — Staff Inservice/Workday – No school for students
West Homer Elementary:
Tuesday, Dec. 19: PTO meeting at 3:30 p.m. in the West Homer Elementary Library
Thursday, Dec. 21: Orca Olympics from 12:45–2:30 p.m. on the West Homer Elementary playground
Friday, Dec. 22: In Service – No School
McNeil Canyon Elementary:
The Student Council sponsors “The Helpful Holiday Tree,” collecting gloves and travel size toiletries for homeless kids.
Wednesday, Dec. 20: Mini workshops.
After School Cross Country Skiing: The school hopes to start the skiing program on Mondays after Winter Break. The school needs parent helpers every Monday once the ski program starts. To help, contact Joanna at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the office.
There are currently have eight parent helpers so that means 40 students will be able to sign up for skiing. Permission slips should be returned to Laura in the office as soon as possible – first come, first served. The school needs a parent who can help with snack during skiing. This would be every Monday starting Jan. 8 and continuing until March 5 (weather dependent). Please contact Joanna at email@example.com or call the school office if you can help with either of these things.