Homer High School

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School DistrictToday: School board work session, 2-5 p.m., Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly Chambers, Soldotna.Sept. 17: Early release.Chapman SchoolSept. 15: Soccer vs. Nikiski… Continue reading

Sean Dusek

Dusek selected as district’s interim superintendent

At its once-a-year meeting in Homer on Monday, the Kenai Peninsula Borough School Board unanimously approved authorizing Board President Joe Arness to offer Sean Dusek… Continue reading

Sean Dusek
Sean Dusek

Dusek selected as district’s interim superintendent

At its once-a-year meeting in Homer on Monday, the Kenai Peninsula Borough School Board unanimously approved authorizing Board President Joe Arness to offer Sean Dusek… Continue reading

Sean Dusek

High school catches up on GPAs

Putting a final stamp on the 2013-2014 school year, Homer High School has released the following information from the final quarter: • 55 students achieved… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Sept. 8: School board meeting, Homer High School The Kenai Peninsula Borough School Board will hold committee meetings and its… Continue reading

One of the photographs from Christina Whiting’s show, “I ❤ New York.”

First Friday events

Homer’s diverse artist community builds on a tradition of longtime artists that has been enhanced by newer arrivals equally entranced by Kachemak Bay’s scenery and… Continue reading

One of the photographs from Christina Whiting’s show, “I ❤ New York.”

SCHOOL EVENTS

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Today: Board candidate orientation, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Soldotna. Sept. 1: School holiday. Sept. 8: School board meeting, Homer High School, 7… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Aug. 28: Board candidate orientation, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Soldotna. Sept. 1: School holiday. Sept. 8: School board meeting, Homer High School,… Continue reading

Rep. Paul Seaton, second from right, and Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Mike Navarre, right, cut the ribbon at the dedication ceremony of Homer High School’s new turf field on Saturday. Looking on are HHS Principal Doug Waclawski, left, and Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Assistant Superintendent Sean Dusek, with members of the Mariners football team in the background. Exhibitions of different sports that will use the field took place during halftime of the Mariners’ Satuarday game against Eielson.

It’s official

Rep. Paul Seaton, second from right, and Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Mike Navarre, right, cut the ribbon at the dedication ceremony of Homer High School’s… Continue reading

Rep. Paul Seaton, second from right, and Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Mike Navarre, right, cut the ribbon at the dedication ceremony of Homer High School’s new turf field on Saturday. Looking on are HHS Principal Doug Waclawski, left, and Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Assistant Superintendent Sean Dusek, with members of the Mariners football team in the background. Exhibitions of different sports that will use the field took place during halftime of the Mariners’ Satuarday game against Eielson.
Claire Laukitis and Peter Neaton

Claire Laukitis and Peter Neaton

Shelly and Buck Laukitis are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Claire Laukitis, to Peter Neaton, son of Holly and Paul Neaton of… Continue reading

Claire Laukitis and Peter Neaton
The full moon emerges from clouds before sunrise on Monday. August’s full moon was what’s commonly called a super moon, defined as when the moon is closer than 223,694 miles to the earth. The average distance to the moon is 238,000 miles.

Homer’s Best Bets

Starting next week we enter the Twilight Zone of not-quite summer but not yet fall. Here in Alaska, traditional definitions of fall like the autumnal… Continue reading

The full moon emerges from clouds before sunrise on Monday. August’s full moon was what’s commonly called a super moon, defined as when the moon is closer than 223,694 miles to the earth. The average distance to the moon is 238,000 miles.

Homer High tennis courts improved

This is a thank you letter to the fine folks who spent personal time at the Homer High School Tennis courts volunteering to do some… Continue reading

High school Community Rec programs canceled

With Kenai Peninsula Borough maintenance crews making unexpected repairs at Homer High School, the gym, mat room, weight room and locker rooms will be closed… Continue reading

Photo by McKibben Jackinsky, Homer News

Turf at last

With the 2014-2015 school year only weeks away, work is quickly wrapping on up on the turf installation at Homer High School.… Continue reading

Photo by McKibben Jackinsky, Homer News

Spit Run offers same scenic course, new timing equipment

Runners and walkers in this year’s “10K to the Bay” Homer Spit Run will not only enjoy the scenic 10K course that begins at Homer… Continue reading

Visitors write on the studio wall during Mary Epperson Day last Friday.-Photo by Michael Armstrong, Homer News

Mary Epperson Day

A standing-room-only crowd jammed into the Homer Council on the Arts last Friday to share music and appreciation of Mary Epperson on her 92nd birthday,… Continue reading

Visitors write on the studio wall during Mary Epperson Day last Friday.-Photo by Michael Armstrong, Homer News

Announcements

Please report sandhill crane colt (chick) sightings to Kachemak Crane Watch. Include location, date, time and number of colts when first seen to reports@cranewatch.org or… Continue reading

KBBI News Director Aaron Selbig leaves Homer at the end of this month to take a job as news reporter at Interlochen Public Radio, Interlochen, Mich.-Photo by Michael Armstrong, Homer News

KBBI news director heads to Michigan; Morning Edition host appointed to job

KBBI and KDLL Public Radio News Director Aaron Selbig leaves Homer at the end of this month to take a job as news reporter at… Continue reading

KBBI News Director Aaron Selbig leaves Homer at the end of this month to take a job as news reporter at Interlochen Public Radio, Interlochen, Mich.-Photo by Michael Armstrong, Homer News

School district announces retirements, resignations

The following Kenai Peninsula Borough School District faculty have resigned or retired from schools on the southern peninsula. The effective date was at the close… Continue reading

Grads earn $1.6 million in scholarships

The following scholarships were awarded to Homer High School graduating seniors. The amount totaled more than $1.6 million. Individual amounts were not available.University of Alaska… Continue reading

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