No Pre-Payment of 2018-19 School Taxes: The Homer Central School District is not able to accommodate the pre-payment of school taxes for federal tax purposes.
We are not able to provide estimated tax bills for 2018-19, therefore our district will not adopt a Budget ... more >>
HCSD 2017 Retirees: The following staff members have retired, or will retire, in 2017. Thank you to all for your many years of service to the Homer Central School district and best wishes for your futures.
Summer Assignments: Summer assignments for students enrolled in the following AP and honor courses have been posted:
AP Language and Composition, AP Literature
AP World History
Honors and Grade 8 Earth Science
Honors English 9 and ... more >>
2nd Grade Students Thank the Homer PD and Homer FD with Cookies: 2nd Grade Students Thank the Homer PD and Homer FD with Cookies
Miss Lamie, Mrs. Gilbert, and Mrs. Burgess 2nd grade students visited the Homer Police Department and the Homer Fire Department on Thursday January 11, 2018 to thank our local heroes for the job they do each and every day in keeping our community safe! Students made plates of chocolate chip cookies and brought them to the police department and fire house to personally thank each member for their service! Thank you 2nd graders for spreading positive character within our community!
Intermediate Students Interact With A Meccano Robot: Over the next few weeks Intermediate School students will have the opportunity to interact with a Meccano Robot. This robot was built by OCM BOCES School Library Systems staff and is on loan to the Intermediate Library. Students can see how the robot was put together and can practice coding the robot. This robot can dance, give high fives, tell jokes, and much more!
December Bus Of The Month:
The Homer Central School District Bus of the Month for the month of December has been awarded to the students on Route 4 with driver Mrs. Susan Kilmer! Mrs. Kilmer nominated her students for improving their behavior on the bus by staying in their seats, lowering their voice levels, and being safe as they ride the bus. Mrs. Kilmer commented that "every child who rides my bus always tries their best!" The Homer Bus of the Month sign will be proudly displayed in the front passenger side window on route 4 for the month of January. Each student will receive a certificate and a pizza party during the month of January for demonstrating Blue PRIDE and making a positive effort to make their bus safe! Congratulations to these students and driver Mrs. Susan Kilmer!
Homer Junior High Science Club Visits The Freeville Earthship: Homer Junior High Science club visited the Freeville Earthship owned by Chad and Courtney DeVoe. The off-grid home is designated an Earthship home by meeting six criteria and is only one of three homes in New York State of this type. Highlights of the home include being built from recycled materials including tires, bottles and cans, use of solar panels for electricity, water reclaiming system for all water use in the home, and a greenhouse for growing fruits and vegetables. Students enjoyed the unique attributes of the home and learning what it takes to live off the grid!