Public Forum with Superintendent Candidates - Monday 4/2/18: Finalists Announced for Homer Superintendent of Schools
The Homer Central School District Board of Education is pleased to announce that three finalists have been selected in the search for a new Superintendent of Schools. Please join us for a ...
Board of Education discussion on School Safety: Dear Parents and Community Members:
Last evening the Homer Board of Education held a discussion on School Safety. This topic is paramount on all our minds in the wake of Parkland, Florida. Please know that we have many safety precautions ...
March Bus Of The Month: The Homer Central School District Bus of the Month for the month of March has been awarded to the students on Route 15 with driver Mrs. Lisa Conger! Mrs. Conger nominated her students for showing great listening skills and being quick to help one another. Mrs. Conger further reflected on how her students have responded to her methods of making games out of the bus rules with simple reminders like saying "sharks in the aisle" in reference to having students place their feet under their seats and out of the aisle. Each student will receive a certificate and a pizza party during the month of April for demonstrating Blue PRIDE and making a positive effort to make their bus safe! Congratulations to these students and driver Mrs. Conger!
Homer Intermediate School Wears Blue: Staff at the Homer Intermediate School wearing blue April 9, 2018 to support efforts of the NYS Office of Children and Family Services in raising awareness of child abuse in Cortland County.
2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards: We are pleased to announce that the following student has earned National Medals in the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, presented by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers. Senior Julia G's work was selected by creative professionals as the most accomplished in the nation. This year, nearly 350,000 works of art and writing were submitted. Less than 1% were recognized at the national level. Students receiving top awards have been invited to attend a ceremony at Carnegie Hall on June 7 and to participate in showcase events at Parsons School for Design at the New School and Pratt Institute's Pratt Manhattan Gallery in New York City. We're proud to have these students represent our school in this year's Scholastic ... more >>
Bus Of The Month For February: The Homer Central School District Bus of the Month for February has been awarded to the students on Route 5 with driver Mrs. Ginny Lyon! Mrs. Lyon nominated her students for always being polite, helpful, and being concerned for each other. Mrs. Lyon commented, "My students listen to all instructions and follow them. They are a great group of students who truly deserve this recognition!" Each student will receive a certificate and a pizza party in March for demonstrating Blue PRIDE and making a positive effort to make their bus safe! Congratulations to these students and driver Mrs. Ginny Lyon!
Youth And Government Attend State Conference: Youth and Government just returned from another successful State Conference. The Judicial Team was led by Justices Anna G., Vivi K., Catarina K. and Amanda K. The Legislative Branch received leadership from Committee Chairs Elizabeth G. and Stephen G. Serving on the Governor’s Cabinet were Ben H. and Skye D. The Best Bill in the Senate was won by Adam B., Stephen G., Benjamin H. Their proposed law was to amend § 500 of Agriculture and Markets Law to mandate Retail Food Stores to donate unused food to charities. Sean P. was nominated for Best Debater. Selected to attend the Conference on National Affairs were Ben H. and Reagan O. Alternate to CONA is Stephen G. Once again the students were selected as a Premier District.