School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

Nov. 11: School board meeting, 7-9 p.m., Soldotna.

Chapman School

Oct. 27: Halloween carnival, 4-7 p.m.

Oct. 29-Nov. 2: Scholastic Book Fair.

Nov. 1-2: Parent-teacher conferences; no classes.


Ongoing: Registration, call 226-1880.

Fireweed Academy
(all grades)

Oct. 29-Nov. 2: Book fair at West Homer Elementary School.

Nov. 1-2: Student-led conferences.

Homer Flex School

Ongoing: Registration, 1-3 p.m.

Oct. 30: First aid training, 9:30 a.m.

Homer Middle School

Nov. 1-2: Parent-teacher conferences.

McNeil Canyon
Elementary School

Volunteer opportunities: Help with fall carnival; spelling bee coordinator to help kids practice at lunch once a week.

Today: Learning lab.

Today: Spotlight lunch honoring Efrosinia Kuzmin, Cassidy Carroll, Seamus Hatton, Kiprian Reutov, Luke Nelson, Elsa Milne, Kiril Kalugin, Kenyon Jones, Karma Wilcox, Lauren Allen, Sean Pilant, Alayna Walker, Hartley Miller, Jackson Campbell, Tyshawn Carson, McKenzy Johnson, Ella Blanton-Yourkowski, Domna Basargin and Jessie Skalinsky; parnets are invited to join their child and the principal, 11:25 a.m..

Oct. 27: Fall carnival, 4-7 p.m.  This is a fundraiser for the community council. 

Oct. 29-30: Artist in the schools with Tammy Vollum Matturro.

Oct. 30: Learning lab.

Oct. 31: Dress rehearsal, Mariner Theatre.

Nov. 1-2: Parent-teacher conferences.

Nov. 4: “The Orchestra Sings,” Mariner Theatre.

Ninilchik School

Oct. 26: School picture retakes.

Nov. 1-2: Parent-teacher conferences.

Paul Banks Elementary School

Volunteer opportunity: The lunchroom is in need of more volunteers to help serve lunch during both lunch periods. Call Frankie for more information, 226-1801.


Oct. 31: Halloween parade. 12:30 p.m.

Nov. 1-2: Parent-teacher conferences.

Nov. 1-2: Annual book fair sponsored by the PTA.

Nov. 6: Picture retakes.

Nov. 9: Paul Banks Elementary shirt day.

Nov. 13: PTA meeting, 6:30-7:30 p.m..

Nov. 21: Wear your harvest clothes.

West Homer
Elementary School

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

Oct. 29-Nov. 2: Book fair.

Oct. 29: Sixth-grade band, 12:10 p.m.

Oct. 29: Site council, 3:30 p.m.

Oct. 30: Sixth-grade band, 12:20 p.m.

Oct. 30: Family and friends book fair, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Oct. 31: Fifth-grade band, 11:20.

Oct. 31: Halloween parade, students dress in Halloween costumes after lunch, 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Nov. 1-2: No school;
parent-teacher conferences.

Nov. 1: Sixth-grade band, 2:40 p.m.

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