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Nicholas Faulkner of Homer has been named to the honor role at Phillips Academy for the winter term. to be named to the honor, roll, students must maintain at least a five-point grade average on a six-point scale.

Rebecca Temple of Homer, has been named to the scholastic honor roll winter term at Oregon State University. She is one of 837 students with a straight-A average and carrying at least 12 graded hours of course work.  

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

Chapman School

April 9: SBA testing, grades 4 and 8.

Little Fireweed (grades K-2)

Today: “Small Part of the World” musical extravaganza at Homer Theatre. Song and dance are combined in this showcase musical debut, as well as several video projects focusing on the school’s “forces” theme. All are welcome; $5 donation suggested. For information, call 235-5792. 

Big Fireweed (grades 3-6)

April 5: Guest speaker Mike Booze of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game discusses clam surveys.

April 9: Stanards Based Assessment teacing: science, fourth-grade only.

Homer High School

Today: Community input meeting regarding new school principal, 4 p.m.

April 5-6: Track and field at Grace Christian School.

Homer Middle School

April 9: SBA testing, grades 8.

McNeil Canyon Elementary School

April 5: Jakob Nelson represents McNeil Canyon Elementary School at the state National Geographic Bee in Anchorage.

April 9: Plaid and duct tape day.

April 10: Deadline to submit nominations for McNeil Canyon Site Council.

April 11: PIcture day; sibling pictures 11-11:30 a.m.

Ninilchik School

April 11: Open house, 7 p.m.

Paul Banks Elementary School

April 5: Dress-up Day.

April 5: First Friday Art Extravaganza, 5-7 p.m.

April 9: Spring portraits.

April 9: PTA meeting.

April 9-11: Kindergarten and new student registration for 2013-2014 school year, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Susan B. English School

Scholarship opportunity: Jack Hopkins Scholarship available for Susan B. English graduate pursuing education and vocation-trade school, applications available at school, may be applied toward tuition, vocational-trade school fees, books or campus related-approved room and board. All applications must be postmarked or received by the school office on or before April 12.

April 8: Community input meeting regarding new school principal, 3:30 p.m.

Voznesenka School

April 9: Science SBA, grades 3-9.

West Homer Elementary School

Through today: Sixth-grade band, 2:40 p.m.

Today: Volleyball, 3:30 p.m.

April 5: Ellie Syth represents WHES at the state National Geographic Bee in Anchorage.

April 8: Fifth-grade band, 12:10 p.m.

April 8: Theater club, music room, 3-4 p.m.

April 9: Sixth-grade band, 12:20 p.m.

April 10: Fifth-grade band, 11:20 a.m.

April 10: Art club 3:15 p.m.

April 11: Sixth-grade band, 2:40 p.m.

April 11: PTO, 6:30 p.m.

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