Kennard Elementary School

September 2nd 2021

Message from Mrs. Carey!

Dear KES families,


It has been an ABSOLUTELY amazing start to the new school year! Our students have quickly gotten back into their routines and structure of the day. They are all smiles (we can even tell behind their masks)!


A friendly reminder that tomorrow is a 1/2 DAY for all students. Our dismissal time is 1:00 PM. Pick-ups will also begin at that time.


Below, I have linked upcoming dates, and much more! Additionally, there is a Q&A flyer on the upcoming MCAP fall testing. Specific dates for your student will be forthcoming.


Please mark your calendars for the events below:

  • September 3rd: 1/2 Day for Students/ 1/2 day Professional Day for Staff
  • September 6th: ALL Schools and Central Office Closed/LABOR Day
  • September 7th: ALL Students and Staff return
  • September 14th: Picture Day!
  • September 15th: Join us in celebrating DOT Day! (flyer below)
  • September 17th: Constitution Day!
  • September 24th-October 1st: KES Book Fair!


Please do not hesitate to reach out to us if you have any questions! KES ROCKS!!! Have an amazing rest of your week!


Mrs. Michelle Carey

Principal


KES 2021-2022 3rd-5th Master Schedule

2021-2022 UA Schedule


MCAP Early Fall Overview and Q&A

Spanish Version-MCAP Early Fall Overview and Q&A


Let's Celebrate DOT DAY!!!


Pick-Up and Drop-Off Procedures

PTA Membership Form 21-22

Plan-for-your-child's-safety-Brochure

Awaiting on the first morning of school was a colorful, welcome back message surprise from our AMAZING PTA!

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Morning Math Opportunity!

Morning math will be available next week from 8:35-9:00 each day. Students are welcome to drop in as needed for homework help, or to develop a better understanding of current math topics. Contact Mrs. Phillips if you have any questions at Laura.Phillips@qacps.org

Character Counts!

Do you like to volunteer and help in the school? Would you like to help make a difference in each and every classroom?


Become a Character Counts! Coach today!!


We are looking for enthusiastic role models to help develop positive character in our youth, here in the Queen Anne’s County Schools. Training and resources are available for lesson plans.


If you have time to plan and present a short weekly lesson on the monthly character pillar…


Contact Kelly at khuber@qac.org or call 410-758-6677 to get started today!

Join our KES PTA!!!

Please welcome our new KES PTA Board ! In advance we would like to thank them for their dedication and time to support our Staff and your Children!


President: Jessica Kinnamon

Vice President: Carol Trader

Treasurer: Dave Tyler

Secretary: Sarah Fullerton


Below you will find the PTA Membership Form. We encourage you to become a member to support all of the amazing things they will use the funding for to sponsor our students!


Remember, the classroom with the most memberships wins a prize!


PTA Membership Form 21-22

Free Meals & Monthly Cafeteria Menu

Who's Hungry!? We are excited to share this flyer with you regarding Breakfast and Lunch at school this year! Free!!!!!

Information on Free Meals


September Cafeteria Breakfast/Lunch Menu

Important Resources


See flyer below for information on Addiction and Family:

Family Assistance for Substance Abuse Questions



See the attached link below regarding Safety and Welfare of Children left unattended:

Plan-for-your-child's-safety-Brochure