Kennedy Elementary School

Sneak Peak to the Week

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Mark Your Calendar!

Monday 11/8/21:

Tuesday 11/9/21:

Wednesday 11/10/21:

Thursday 11/11/21: PTA Spirit Day; Veteran's Day: Wear Red, White, and Blue

Friday 11/12/21:

Upcoming Events

Monday 11/15/21:

Tuesday 11/16/21:

Wednesday 11/17/21:

Thursday 11/18/21: Happy Birthday Mickey Mouse: Wear your favorite Disney gear

Friday 11/19/21:

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A Note From Our Nurse: Mrs. Kocoski

  • Please make sure all physicals, vaccinations, and doctor's orders for medication are updated submitted to the nurse asap for the 2021-22 school year.

  • Please have students bring an extra mask in their backpacks.

  • Please see the snack list below. If any changes are made, an updated list will be provided.

Any medical questions or concerns, please contact the school nurse at 973-584-3938 (option 2)

If your child is absent from school, please call 973-584-3994.

KES Approved Snack List

Covid Update

If your child is absent from school and the reason is health-related, please contact the school nurse at 973-584-3938 ext 3005 or email If you leave a voicemail, the nurse still may need to contact you to follow up. In order to keep everyone safe and stop the spread, please review the information below.

If AT LEAST ONE of the below symptoms is exhibited, please keep your child home and notify the school nurse for further instructions

  • cough

  • shortness of breath,

  • difficulty breathing

  • new onset of loss of smell/taste.

If TWO or More of the below symptoms are exhibited, please keep your child home and notify the school nurse for further instructions

  • fever

  • chills

  • rigors( shivers)

  • muscle aches

  • headache

  • sore throat

  • nausea or vomiting

  • diarrhea

  • fatigue

  • congestion

  • runny nose

If you have pending test results in the family please do not send your child to school.

Please contact the health office and follow up with pending tests.

Phone number:973-584-3938 ext 3005 or email

Both Mrs. Kocoski and Mrs. Acevedo will follow up with further directions and support.

For any other concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me. All the information shared remains confidential. I hope you stay safe and healthy.

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School Lunch

School lunch will be free for the 2021-22 School year. Beginning on September 8, 2021, snacks will be available for students to purchase in grades 1-4. Please know that snacks are not included as a part of the free lunch. If you would like your child to purchase snacks, you can do the following:

1. Put money onto your child's My Schoolbucks Account

2. Send your child in with cash ( please put in an envelope with your child's full name, grade, and teacher.

3. Send your child in with a check ( Please make checks payable to Roxbury Township School District)

All students will be distanced in the cafeteria will only six students per table. Students will have assigned seats, and movement will be limited. We will continue to show a movie during lunch to minimize movement and/or loud talking while students are unmasked.

Click the Link Below to View the Lunch Menu

Keep In Touch

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

Thank you, and have a great week!

Nicole Acevedo