School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough SChool District

Dec. 21: Inservice, no school.

Dec. 24-Jan. 6: Winter break; no school.

Jan. 14: School board meeting, Soldotna, 7 p.m. 

Chapman School

First quarter honor roll: Katrina Appelhanz, Jayna Carlson, Luke Clutts, Garrett Cooper, Kylie Cortez, Luciano Fasulo, Diana Gaedecke, Heather Harrington, Jack Heimbold, Mya Houglum, Savannah Jansen, Shelly Johnson, Tyler Johnson, Kalen Molodih, Wayne Newman, Cora Parish, Jamie Parish, Jacob Roberts, Allison Wells.

All A honor roll: Andrew Drake and Fawna Johnson. 

Dec. 18: Christmas concert, 7 p.m.


Ongoing: Registration, call 226-1880.

Fireweed Academy (all grades)

NOTE: Fireweed Academy APC meetings are held the second Wednesday of the month at Little Fireweed, 813 East End Road.

Little Fireweed (grades K-2)

Now serving hot lunches.

Dec. 14: Family recycled book exchange.

Dec. 19: Salmon dissection.

Big Fireweed (grades 3-6)

Dec. 14: Salmon dissection.

Dec. 19: Swim party, Homer High School pool, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Dec. 20: Gift exchange and skating party.

Homer Flex School

Ongoing: Registration, 1-3 p.m.

Homer High School

Dec. 17: Band and choir performance, Mariner Theatre, 7 p.m.

Dec. 19: Christmas Candlelight Concert, Mariner Theatre, 7 p.m.

Homer Middle School

Dec. 18: Band and choir performance, Mariner Theatre, 7 p.m.

Dec. 20: Deadline for eighth-grade parents to submit baby pictures of your student for the Husky yearbook.

Kachemak Selo School

Dec. 19: Vacation day.

McNeil Canyon
Elementary School

NOTE: It would be helpful if you would notify the office by 1 p.m. if your child needs a bus note that day or a message about changes in his or her after-school plans. 

Volunteer opportunity: A spelling bee coordinator is needed to help students practice at lunch once a week.

Through Dec. 14: “The Helpful Holiday Tree,” Student Council collects new socks, hats and gloves for homeless children in the district.

Dec. 13: Learning lab.

Dec. 14: Deadline to bring to school items for dry bean soup mix. Each student brings two cans of stewed, diced or whole tomatoes (14.5 ounce size).

Dec. 17: Spanish Club.

Dec. 18: Learning lab.

Dec. 18: Mini workshops.

Dec. 19: Holy day.

Dec. 20: Learning lab.

Jan. 11: Geography bee. Study help at

Feb. 6: Spelling bee. Find study tips at or

Nikolaevsk School

Dec. 19: Inservice; no classes.

Ninilchik School

Dec. 17: Christmas concert, 7 p.m.

Paul Banks Elementary School

Reminder to parents: Students are not allowed to sell fundraising items during school time.

Reminder to parents: Check the lost-and-found box located in the school’s front entryway and the one down in the kindergarten wing. They are filling up. 

Volunteer opportunity: The lunchroom needs volunteers to help serve lunch during both lunch periods, 11-11:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.-noon. If you can help, call Frankie at 226-1801. 

Dec. 20: Christmas color day.

Jan. 8: PTA meeting, 6:30 p.m.

Jan 25: Paul Banks Shirt Day and Crazy Hat Day.

Razdolna School

Today: K-12 salmon day.

Dec. 19: Holy day, no school.

Dec. 21: Inservice

Susan B. English School

TBA: Christmas program.

TBA: Student Christmas breakfast for parents.

January: Geography bee, TBA.

February: Spelling bee, TBA.

February: Battle of the books, TBA.

Voznesenka School

Dec. 19: Holy day, no school.

Dec. 20: Elementary students to Homer High pool in morning; middle and high school students in afteroon.

Dec. 21: Inservice, no school.

Dec. 24: Beginning of Chrstmas break.

Dec. 28: Hockey home game.

Jan. 9: School resumes.

Jan. 12: Saturday school.

West Homer
Elementary School

Reminder to parents of girls playing basketball: Please pick your child up promptly. Coaches have families and need to get home.

Today: Sixth grade band, 12:40 p.m.

Today: PTO meeting, 6:30-7:30 p.m., library.

Dec. 14: Spirit Pajama Day.

Dec. 17: Fifth grade band, 12:10 p.m.

Dec. 18: Sixth grade band, 12:20 p.m.

Dec. 19: Fifth grade band, 11:20 a.m.

Dec. 20: Sixth grade band, 2:40 p.m.

Dec. 21: Inservice, no school.