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 >>
Early Dismissal Due to Weather 1/10: Due to worsening weather conditions, the Homer Central School District will be dismissing early. The Junior High will be dismissing at 12:45, K-5 walkers at 1:50, High School at 1:02, and K-5 bus students will be dismissed at 2:00. There will be no afternoon ... 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 >>
CTE Star In Welding: OCM BOCES - Another video unveiled with a Homer "star" OCM BOCES has a series of new videos to describe and promote our Career & Technical Education programs. One of these videos, which focuses on Welding Professions - features short testimonials from one of our students: Isaac C.. Click on the article for the video.
Mrs. Bachmann’s 8th grade Home and Career: Every holiday season, Mrs. Bachmann’s 8 th grade Home and Career class at the Jr. High School does a community service project. This year, the students made rope toys for the dogs housed at the Onondaga and Cortland SPCAs. Tennis balls used to make these toys were donated by the Homer High School tennis team. The students also collected towels, blankets and treats for the animals, along with dog and cat food.
Reps from both SPCA’s came in with dog ambassadors who spoke to the students about being responsible pet owners.
Another CTE Homer "Star": OCM BOCES - Another video unveiled with a Homer "star" OCM BOCES has a series of new videos to describe and promote our Career & Technical Education programs. One of these videos, which focuses on Physical Therapy & Rehabilitative Professions - embedded at Cortland Regional Medical Center, features short testimonials from one of our students: Tyler P.. Click on the article for the video.
All-State Music Festival: All-State Mixed Chorus
This year, Homer High School was honored to have 3 students selected to participate in this year’s Conference All-State Music Festival with an additional student (Jenniellen W.) selected as an alternate.
To receive this honor, each student had to earn a perfect 100 on the most difficult NYSSMA solo repertoire (Level 6) by an All-State certified judge AND be marked as one of the best 100s. They competed against thousands of students across the state for this honor.
To participate in All-State, seniors Drew G. and Kate H., and junior Chris D. travelled to Rochester to rehearse with Dr. Biddlecombe ... more >>
Junior High Area All-State Festival: Congratulations to the following students who recently represented the Homer school district in the Junior High Area All-State festival held at Cortland High School. They are (from left to right): Ellis H (band), Melina S. (choir), Mia L. (choir), Stephen G. (choir), Zach A. (choir), Lea C. (choir), and Julie M. (band). Students were selected by having the best scores in NYSSMA Zone 3 on their respective instruments.