HCSD Ribbon Cutting Ceremony: Homer Central School District invites The Community to tour the newly renovated High School Auditorium, Music, and Art Suites Tuesday, Febrary 7, 2017 5:00-7:00PM. A Ribbon Cutting ceremoy will be held at 6:00PM at the High School with entertainment, ... more >>
HCSD Placed on Honor Roll:
Homer Central School District Placed on the College Board’s 7th Annual AP ® District Honor Roll for Significant Gains in Student Access and Success
433 School Districts Across the U.S. and Canada Are Honored ... more >>
January 10th BOE Meeting Video Conference: The Homer Central School Board of Education will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 6:30 PM in the Intermediate School Cafeteria. Please note that a Board Member will be participating in the meeting via Video Conferencing at Cortland ... more >>
Wind Chill - Transportation Available Friday, Dec 16th: Extremely cold temperatures are anticipated for Thursday night and Friday morning. To assist students who walk to school, the district would like to extend bus service for Friday, Dec. 16 to keep students out of the harsh temperatures. If you are interested ... more >>
Clifford The Big Red Dog Visits The High School: Thank you to staff involved with a bright spot in the day Tuesday. It is true that Clifford, the Big Red Dog was here at the high school to make a visit. It has been busy enough in the office that Mrs. Schneider asked for help and Clifford was happy to lend a paw!
Ribbon Cutting At The High School: Homer Central School had a ribbon cutting ceremony at the High School on February 7, 2017 to show the public the new auditorium, music spaces and art rooms. These are the first completed spaces through the capital project.
Entertainment was provide by the Brass Act, Blue Notes and Jazz Band.
Emma Murphy Completes Iowa World Food Conference: Emma Murphy Completes Iowa World Food Conference
From Wednesday, October 12th, to Sunday, October 16th, Emma Murphy attended the World Food Prize Global Youth Institute Conference.
Held in Iowa, the conference unites youth from across the world in learning about agrarian and humanitarian crises currently afflicting the international community.
Following a successful presentation at Cornell University on the Sudan water crisis, Emma was chosen to represent New York State at the conference. She flew with her mentor, Mrs. Lori Andersen, to Iowa; she was promptly sorted into a group with students from Michigan, Mexico, India, Iowa, and Georgia. She listened to speeches by ambassadors and presidents, helped prepare 24,000 nutritional meals for the Haitian Relief ... more >>
Animal Science Field Trip to New Hope View Farms: Animal Science Field Trip to New Hope View Farms
January 13, 2017
Mrs. Head took 20 animal science students to her family’s dairy farm to wrap up the topics covered Animal Science. The students went to four different stations where they learned about how many acres of land the farmers work, how cows are milked in the parlor, different feed stuffs and their importance to cow nutrition, and herd health.
At station 1, Gaelen Head (crop manager/owner) told the students the number of crops they cover in a growing season. He mentioned that they only grow corn and hay and process it in a variety of ways. He had a Claus chopper and John Deere tractor on display that the students were able to look inside and ask questions about how they are operated to put up high ... more >>
CTE Star In Welding:
OCM BOCES recently released another new video to describe and promote their Career & Technical Education programs. This one focuses on Welding Professions and features Homer student Isaac C. Click on the article title to see the video.