Kennedy Elementary School

Sneak Peek to the Week

Mark Your Calendar

5/6/19: Scholastic Book Fair, Teacher Appreciation Week, NJSLA Make-Ups

5/7/19: Scholastic Book Fair, Teacher Appreciation Week, NJSLA Make-Ups

5/8/19: 2nd grade trip to Morris Museum, Scholastic Book Fair, Teacher Appreciation Week, NJSLA Make-Ups

5/9/19: Scholastic Book Fair, Teacher Appreciation Week, NJSLA Make-Ups

5/10/19: BMX Bike Assembly, School Store Open, Scholastic Book Fair, Teacher Appreciation Week, Educator of the Year nominations due

Upcoming Events:

5/13/19:

5/14/19: NJSLA Math

5/15/19: NJSLA Math, Lego Club,

5/16/19: NJSLA Math

5/17/19: Kennedy Gear Spirit Day, 50th Anniversary Celebration

Teacher Appreciation Week 5/6/19-5/10/19

During this week parents will have the opportunity to nominate a staff member for Educator of the Year. Criteria, nomination form, and staff eligible for this award are attached below.

NJSLA Testing

KES will be testing NJSLA for all 3rd and 4th-grade students on the following days:

English Language Arts: May 1-3

Math: May 14-16

All students have been well prepared and are going to do GREAT on the test.

A Note from our Nurse Mrs. Kocoski-

  • Please Call the Absentee line @ 973-584-3938 and press 1
  • When reporting your child's absence, please let Mrs. Kocoski know the reason. Doing this will allow us to take any precautionary measures to prevent the spread of germs.
  • It is cold and flu season. Please reinforce good handwashing practices with your children to help stop the spread of germs.
  • Children must be fever free and not vomiting for 24hrs before returning to school.


  • Please be sure to send in any doctors notes to excuse your child's absence.

Kennedy Elementary School PTA News and Events

Upcoming PTA Events


Please see the PTA email blast emailed on Wednesdays

Keep in Touch

Please feel free to contact me should you have any questions, comments, or concerns.

Thank you, and have a great week!