School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

All KPBSD schools will release early today, Wednesday, Nov. 25, for Thanksgiving break. There will be no school on Thursday or Friday. Happy Thanksgiving!

Fireweed Academy (all grades)

Dec. 18-Jan. 3: Holiday break — no school.

Big Fireweed Academy

Dec. 4: Guest speaker: Carmen Fields will present on salmon habitat and ecology.

Dec. 11: Guest speaker: Joel Cooper from the Kachemak Heritage Land Trust.

Dec. 16: Skating party at Kevin Bell Ice Arena.

Little Fireweed Academy

Dec. 11: Habitat field trip to Islands and Ocean.

Dec. 17: Habitats showcase and celebration.

Homer Flex School

Nov. 25: Flex Feast.

Nov. 30: Holiday craft workshop, 3 p.m.

Dec. 3: Holiday craft workshop, 3 p.m.

Dec. 3: Homelessness Action Committee meeting, 5 p.m.

Dec. 17: End of semester — eligibility due.

Dec. 18: No school for students.

Dec. 21-Jan. 1: Winter break.

Homer High School

Last weekend, 13 Homer High students traveled to Anchorage for the 2015 All-State Music Festival. They were among 352 musically talented students chosen from 972 applicants around the state. After three days of intense rehearsals with professional conductors, the students performed at a gala concert on Saturday, Nov. 21.

The participating students from Homer were:

In the choir: Kyle Carroll, Hannah Fraley, Falcom Greear, Patrick Hannan, Sergius Hannan, August Kilcher, Megan Kirsis, Jayce Miller, Anna Richtback, Lindsey Schneider, Claire Swanson, Elise Webber

In the band: Miles Catlin.


Nov. 25: Early release — 1:45 p.m.

Nov. 25: Cross country at Soldotna at 3 p.m.

Nov. 26-27: Thanksgiving break.

Nov. 28: Free skate for Homer High students at Kevin Bell Area, 2:30 p.m.

Nov. 30: Volleyball awards banquet in the commons, 6 p.m.


Homer Middle School

Nov. 26-27: Thanksgiving break.

Dec. 4: Boys and girls basketball, Homer vs. Kenai at Homer, 3:30 p.m.

Dec. 8: First Round of Bourough Tournament for basketball.

Kachemak Selo School

Nov. 25: Minimum day — collaboration.

Nov. 26-27: Thanksgiving break.

Dec. 4: Vacation day.

McNeil Canyon Elementary School

Nov. 25: Wear a Tie Day.


Razdolna School

Dec. 4: Vacation day.

Mondays: Reading Club meets.

Mondays and Fridays: Battle of the Books after-school program.

Tuesdays and Thursdays: Drama Club meets.

Voznesenka School

Dec. 1: Wrestling at Homer High.

Dec. 4: Vacation day.

West Homer Elementary School

Mondays: Youth Court.