Shortened Student Day, Friday, 1/26/18: This Friday, January 26, 2018 will be a shortened instructional day for students. Lunches will be served prior to dismissals. The dismissal schedule is as follows:
JH at 11:00am
HS at 11:10am
Elem and Intermediate first dismissal ...
Friday, 1/12/18 - After School Activities Cancelled: All Friday, 1/12/18 After School and Evening Activities are cancelled. In addition, all Saturday, 1/13/18 Activities are cancelled. This includes the Cortland All County Festival hosted at Homer on Saturday. ...
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 ...
Bus Of The Month For January: The Homer Central School District Bus of the Month for the month of January has been awarded to the students on Route 8 with driver Mrs. Patty Yaple! Mrs. Yaple nominated her students for always doing their best each and every day. Mrs Yaple further reflected on how her students since the beginning of the year followed all of the bus rules! Each student will receive a certificate and a pizza party during the month of March for demonstrating Blue PRIDE and making a positive effort to make their bus safe! Congratulations to these students and driver Mrs. Patty Yaple!
Science Olympiad 2018 Regional Competition: Members of the High School Science Olympiad Team competed January 27 th in the regional tournament at LeMoyne College. This is our second year of competing. We took home individual medals in Astronomy, Ecology and Remote Sensing and the team finished in the top 2/3 out of 37 teams. Our Olympians scored just out of medal contention in several other events. Most importantly they had an opportunity to use their “science” brains and have a really good time doing it.
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!