Homer High School (Alaska)

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Homer High School
Homerhigh.JPG
Raising the Bar
Location
Homer, AK
United States
Information
Type Public
School district Kenai Peninsula Borough School District
Principal Douglas Waclawski
Grades 9-12
Enrollment approx 400
Color(s) Blue and Gold
Athletics M: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country Running, Cross Country Skiing, Football, Hockey, Soccer, Swimming, Track, Wrestling,

W: Basketball, Cross Country Running, Cross Country Skiing, Football and Basketball Cheer leading, Powder Puff, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track, Volleyball

Athletics conference 3A/4A
Mascot Mariner
Website

Homer High School is located in Homer, Alaska at 600 E Fairview Ave. It is part of the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District. The school's mascot is a Mariner, usually represented by a wheel or sometimes an anchor.

Demographics[edit]

Ethnicity[edit]

According to the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District website [1] the student body consists of 320 Caucasian students, 22 Alaska Native students, 13 Hispanic students, 2 African American students, 11 Asian Pacific Islander students and 7 multi ethnic students.

Income[edit]

According to the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District website[1] 39% of the students are classified as low income.

Sperm Whale Skeleton[edit]

There is a sperm whale skeleton hanging in the commons of Homer High School.

Facilities[edit]

Kate Kuhns Aquatic Center[edit]

Attached to Homer High School is the Kate Kuhns Aquatic Center, which has a 25 yard, 6-lane indoor pool. The facility also includes two low dives, handicap access stairwell and shallow-end splash slide.

Mariner Theater[edit]

The Mariner Theater is located adjacent to Homer High School's commons. Several community and school sponsored productions take place at the theater.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "School Details". Kenai Peninsula Borough School District. Retrieved 2010-11-05. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 59°38′55″N 151°31′48″W / 59.64863°N 151.53013°W / 59.64863; -151.53013