School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

Pre-Kindergarden Title I Assessments

Children who will be four years old by Sept. 1 have an opportunity to attend pre-kindergarten classes at their local area school in the fall. To qualify for the classes, parents and guardians must:

1. Contact their local area school to schedule a Pre-K assessment;

2. Complete a Pre-K application available at the school office or on the web at http://bit/ly/PreKapplications;

3. Return the application to your neighborhood school office during school hours and schedule your child’s assessment prior to the date for your neighborhood school.

Screening dates are:

May 9: Chapman, 235-8671;

May 16: Paul Banks Elementary, 226-1801.

Chapman School

Today: 2013-2014 prekindergarten screening by appointment.

Today: Field trip to First National Bank, kindergarten.

May 14: Spring concert, 7 p.m.

May 15-16: Field trip to Seward, grades 3-4.

May 15-17: Field trip to Peterson Bay, eighth grade.

May 17: Kindergarten graduation, 2 p.m.

May 20: Eighth-grade graduation, 7 p.m.

Fireweed Academy

May 20: Anchor Point salmon release in the morning.

May 22: Time capsule and play day at Kiki’s.

Little Fireweed (grades K-2)

May 17: Pratt, picnic and poetry day, stay tuned.

May 21: Potluck and promotion activities, noon-2 p.m.

Big Fireweed (grades 3-6)

May 13-15: Spring field trip to Camp Kushtaka.

May 13-16: Sixth-grade field trip to Seward and Anchorage.

May 17: Sixth-grade graduation celebration, 1:30 p.m.

Flex School

May 10: ‘First Friday’ showcasing various student art including ceramics, live performances, writing, photography and woodworking; 5-7 p.m. 

May 19: Graduation, Land’s End Resort 5 p.m.

Homer High School

May 20: Graduation, 7 p.m.

Homer Middle School

Today: Spring concert, Mariner Theatre, 7 p.m.

Kachemak Selo School

Through May 10: Vacation.

May 21-22: Vacation.

May 23: Graduation, 2 p.m.

May 27: Holiday.

May 29: Vacation.

McNeil Canyon
Elementary School

Through May 10: Holy Day.

Through May 10: Teacher and staff appreciation week.

Today: Fourth grade band assembly, 1:30 p.m.

Today: Site council, 3:30 p.m.

May 13: All-school field trip, beach day.

May 16:  Elections for next year’s student council officers and representatives.

May 20: Sixth-grade graduation, 12:30 p.m.

May 20: Step-Up Day, 12:40 p.m.

May 21-22: Holy Day.

Nanwalek School

May 24: Graduation for Head Start, kindergarten, eighth grade and high school, 2 p.m.

Nikolaevsk School

Through May 10: Vacation.

May 23: Graduation, eighth-grade and high school, 4 p.m.

Ninilchik School

May 13: Spring concert, 7 p.m.

May 20: Graduation, high school, 7 p.m.

Port Graham School

May 24: Graduation for eighth grade and high school, 4 p.m.

Paul Banks Elementary School

May 10: Beach day.

May 14: PTA meeting.

May 16: Title I pre-school screening.

May 17: Spirit day.

May 22: Activity day and sack lunch picnic.

Razdolna School

Through May 10: Vacation.

May 21-22: Holy day, no school.

May 23: Graduation for kindergarten, eighth grade and high school, 11 a.m.

May 27: Holy day, no school.

May 29: Holy day, no school.

May 30: Last day of school.

Susan B. English School

May 22: Graduation, 4 p.m.

Voznesenka School

Through May 10: Vacation week.

May 21-22: Holy day, no school.

May 23: Graduation for eighth grade and high school at McNeil Canyon Elementary School, 4 p.m.

May 27: Memorial Day, no school.

May 29: Holy day, no school.

May 30: Students’ last day of school.

West Homer
Elementary School

Today: Sixth-grade band, 2:40 p.m.

Today: PTO meeting, 6:30 p.m.

May 13: Fifth-grade band, 12:10 p.m.

May 14-15: Field trip, sixth-graders.

May 14: Sixth-grade band, 12:20 p.m.

May 15: Fifth-grade band, 11:20 p.m.

May 16: Alaska Islands and Ocean field trip, Cloud classroom, 9:15-11:45 a.m.

May 17: Crazy hair-clothes day.

May 17: Sixth-grade band, 2:15 p.m.

May 20: Sixth-grade promotion, 2:15-3 p.m.

May 22: Last day. 


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