Kathleen Elementary School
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Welcome to Kathleen Elementary School!

Important Notice!

If your child has been tested for coronavirus, please do not send your child to school until you receive a negative test result. Please notify the school about the situation so that arrangements can be made for your child to participate in online learning. 

If a member of your household has tested positive, please do not send your child to school and call the Florida Department of Health at 863-519-7911 for further direction.  Thank you for your cooperation.

Click here for info on COVID Screening Guide for Parents

Daily Home Screening Visual Guide

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR THE 20-21 SCHOOL YEAR:  Masks are required when entering our school. All students, in K-5 will be required to wear a mask and we will practice social distancing, where feasible.  If possible, we are asking you to please send your child with a labeled bottle water daily.

Parents should remember to bring a driver’s license when visiting or checking a student(s). This is a district requirement. The Raptor Security System, located in the main office, is used for all visitors/guest on campus. Please do not check out students after 2:15 p.m. unless it is an extreme emergency.

Latest News

KES PTA 2020-21

We are launching our KES PTA for 2020-21!

Please fill out a membership form and pay your $5 for local dues. Membership forms are being sent home and emailed to our E-Learning Families.

Our 1st Virtual Charter Meeting was held on October 7, 2020. All members are welcomed to attend the meetings.

We are looking forward to a great year of partnering together to support our KES School Family.  CLICK HERE FOR PTA FLYER WITH MORE INFO


October 2020 Dates to Remember

October 7, 2020, Wednesday – KES PTA – 5:00pm ZOOM meeting

October 21, 2020, Wednesday – Early Release 12:15

October 22, 2020, Thursday – End of the 1st nine weeks

October 23, 2020, Friday – Teacher Workday – No School for Students

October, 26 – 30, 2020 – Red Ribbon Week

October 27, 2020, Tuesday – Title I Virtual Conference Night with Parents & Students 4pm-7pm


Attention E-Learner Families!

For our E-Learner families:  Do you need a device for the current 20-21 school year?  Please click the link here to let us know if you need a school device, or contact our front office for assistance.  Click here for e-Learner device check-out request


Summer Laptop Returns

Parents – If you checked out a laptop for your student to use for Summer Learning and have not yet returned it, please return the laptop to our school at this time.  We need to prepare the laptops for our 20-21 school year.  Thanks so much for your attention to this matter!


PCPS to Provide Free Meals for On-Campus and eSchool Students

Click here for more information on PCPS Providing Free Meals


Apply Now for HEAD START 20-21 School Year

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Order Your KES 2019-20 Yearbook Online from TreeRing

Capture your student’s memories in this year’s KES 2019-20 school yearbook.  Click the TreeRing Yearbook link here to get our school code and more information about how to order online and have it delivered to your home.

 


Florida Standards Assessment


InSync! Free resource Available!

Free program available in English, Spanish & Haitian Creole for Polk students & families to help with homework, test preparation, and more…

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School Public Accountability Report (SPAR)

School Public Accountability Report (SPAR)

The SPAR (School Public Accountability Report) has been released.  It is available here on our web site, and in the front office in the PIN.  (Parent Involvement Notebook.)   The SPAR can be found on FLDOE’s website. Here is a direct link toKathleen Elementary School’s SPAR Report