Homecoming parade and game time changed: Due to forecasted thunderstorms, start times for the Homecoming parade and game have been changed.
The parade will begin at 5:30 and football game kickoff will be at 6:00.
High School Seniors Celebrate Senior Sunrise: Nearly 50 members of the Homer High School Senior Class celebrated the first “Senior Sunrise” on Butts Field this morning (September 7, 2018). The event was planned by senior class officers as a part of the class’s goal to increase ...
Public Hearing-Charter School - Rescheduled Update!: Please be aware that the date of the hearing has been updated!
On July 12, 2018 the Homer Central School District received notice from The State University of New York Charter Schools Institute that the Truxton Academy Charter School Application ...
10th Annual Adirondack Youth Climate Summit:
Six members of the Environmental Club attended the 10th annual Adirondack Youth Climate Summit in Tupper Lake November 7-8. There they presented the projects that have come to fruition, with the aid of mini grants from the Wild Center, over the past two years; solar charging stations and raised bed gardens. The students attended workshops on over 20 different environmental issues that focused on solutions for climate change. Our students wrote three aggressive action plans that focus on the farm to table movement, increasing the solar presence at the high school and engaging the Village of Homer (a Climate Smart Community participant) in furthering their environmentally friendly measures.
Internet Safety: Junior High School Resource Officer Andrews speaking with 6th graders in Ms. Cavellier's Applied Skills classes on Internet Safety.
4th Graders Use Their "Wits":
4th Graders Use Their "Wits"
4th graders attended a field trip to "5 Wits" at the Destiny Mall. Students went through three themed adventures that required them to use problem solving, critical thinking and collaboration to solve tasks. Thank you to the Intermediate SCA for their helping to sponsor this field trip opportunity!
Author Megan Shepherd visits Homer Junior High:
Author Megan Shepherd visits Homer Junior High
Our Junior High students were delighted to hear from author Megan Shepherd on Friday October 26th. Megan explained her path to becoming a successful author of young adult novels and gave us the inside story on how she creates her novels. We were honored with details of Megan’s research process and with a special peek at her concept maps for her newest novel Grim Lovelies . This program was possible thanks to a grant through Phillips Free Library from the Myrtle Dee Nash fund of the Community Foundation of Tompkins County.