KAES Keenections

The weekly newsletter for Keene Adventist Elementary School

OUR MISSION: Pursuing the joy of salvation, knowledge, leadership and community.

December 3, 2021

School Pictures Retakes

If you were not happy with your original pictures, we have retakes scheduled for next Wednesday. Just have your child let their teacher know that you want retakes.

Student ID Cards are going home today

Student ID cards have been issued today. This is for your records to use how you want. It is helpful to keep in your wallet or purse for when you may need an ID of your child.

KAES Ukuleles to play at the Keene Church this Sabbath.

KAES students will be sharing their musical talents this Sabbath at the Keene Church. The KAES Ukulele Ensemble is our newest musical group. Please consider attending the Summit Service and supporting our young students.

Date Change for KAES Christmas Cantata to Dec. 11 at 4:00 pm.

Please join us for the 2021 KAES Christmas Cantata held on Saturday, Dec. 11 at 4:00 pm. This festive program will be held at the Keene (English) Church. Although there will be plenty of seats you will want to come early to get your choice spot. This excellent program, will not only put you in the Christmas spirit, but will also remind you of the true meaning of Christmas.

Participate in the Festival of Lights.

Join the KAES Christmas Float for a

Winter Beach Party

The float will be...

a ski boat lighted up...

driven by the GRINCH...

returning Christmas presents...

pulling a surfer...

at the beach.


Sunday, December 5

Line up at 5:15 pm at the SWAU Gym

Dress up like a Who from Whoville or bust out your surf/beach clothes (please no bikinis)

Walk beside the float/boat or ride inside the boat

Questions: Contact Dalena Spencer 903-286-5068

Elementary School hosts a Book Walk Around the World.

Today students in the elementary school had the opportunity to visit different classrooms and read books about other countries.
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Lunch Menu: Dec. 6 - 10

Lunch order is to be placed with the homeroom teacher each day. $4.25 small $5.00 large

Monday - Spaghetti and marinara, garlic bread, salad and juice

Tuesday - Flautas (taquitos) with potatoes and cheese, rice, beans, salsa, lettuce and juice

Wednesday - Nachos, melted cheese, beans, lettuce, tomatoes and juice

Thursday - Lasagna, garlic bread, salad and juice

Friday - Hot dog, fries, cookie and Juice

Important Dates To Remember


Dec. 4 - Music at Keene Church 12pm

Dec. 5 - Keene City Parade of Lights

Dec. 8 - School Picture Retakes

Dec. 11 - Christmas Cantata 4 pm

Dec. 14 - Board Meeting 7:30 pm

Dec. 17 - End of 2nd Quarter

Dec. 17 - Early Release at noon (no lunch and no child care)

Dec. 20-Jan 4 - Winter Break


Jan. 5 - Start of Third Quarter


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