Kathleen Elementary School

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

Latest News

Order Yearbooks Before Free CUSTOM Pages Deadline

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.

TERVIS Fundraiser

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!

Scholastic Book Fair in KES Library Media Center - April 8th-12th

New Look for KES Media Center

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!!!

New Patio Umbrellas from PTO

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!!

March 2019 Free Parent Resources from Title One

Reigning RED CAPE Winners

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!!!

Perfect Attendance Bike Give-Away

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!!

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…


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