Welcome to Kathleen Elementary School!
Our School Vision: Kathleen Elementary will take a collaborative approach with all school community members to ensure every child performs to their full potential. Cougars will act with integrity and push for excellence in teaching and learning!
Important Dates to Remember:
March 25th – 29th, 2019 – NO SCHOOL (SPRING BREAK)
April 8th – 12th, 2019 – SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR in KES Library Media Center
April 11th, 2019 – STEM CARNIVAL at KES, 5PM-6:30PM (Media Center will be open for Book Fair)
FSA 4th and 5th Grade ELA Writing – April 2nd, 2019
FSA 3rd Grade ELA Reading – April 3rd and 4th, 2019
FSA 4th & 5th Grade ELA Reading – May 1st and 2nd, 2019
FSA 3rd, 4th & 5th Grade Math – May 7th and 8th, 2019
SSA 5th Grade Science – May 9th and 10th, 2019
(FSA=Florida Standards Assessment, ELA=English Language Arts, SSA=Statewide Science Assessment)
For Statewide testing dates: Click Here
Capture your students memories in this years KES Yearbook. TreeRing is offering two FREE custom pages with your yearbook order. Click the TreeRing link here for our school code and more information about how to order. Be sure not to miss the April 16th, 2019 deadline to receive your 2 FREE custom pages! You may order yearbooks after this deadline but there may be shipping charges added and you will not receive the 2 free custom pages unless ordered by April 16th.
Our Tervis fundraiser will end on Friday, March 15, 2019, however, the office will still be accepting your money envelopes thru Friday, March 22, 2019. Thank you for helping our school with this fundraiser!
Check it out!! Many thanks to the teachers, staff and volunteers (not all pictured below) who donated their time recently to paint our KES Media Center! It looks AWESOME!!!
We are loving our new red patio umbrellas from PTO. Parents are welcome to come and enjoy lunch with their students under our beautiful umbrellas and enjoy the wonderful Florida weather we are having. Thank you, KES PTO!! You’re awesome!!
Congratulations to Mrs.Morgan’s Kindergarten Class (pictured here). Principal Lewis presented a certificate to the KES reigning ISIP Reading Proficiency RED CAPE Winners with 75% Proficiency!! Way to go, Cougars!!!
Mr. Joe Fisher of Horace Mann Insurance presented Mrs. Lewis with two new bikes to be given away in a December drawing to one lucky boy and girl for having perfect attendance this semester. Two more bikes will be delivered for the 2nd semester, as well. Thank you, Mr. Joe!!
- What are the new standards your child will learn at our school?
- CLICK HERE to access the Practice Tests and try one yourself!
Free program available in English, Spanish & Haitian Creole for Polk students & families to help with homework, test preparation, and more…
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