Key School Newsletter

January 2020

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What's coming up in 2020??

Parent Volunteers Needed!

We are in need of parents volunteers for the following:

-Bathroom/Recess monitors

-APTT Ambassadors (assist in putting materials together before meeting)

-Volunteers to weekly organize the Care Closet donations in the parent resource room


If you're interested in volunteering please fill out the form below and someone will contact you with more information!

Upcoming Events You Don't Want to Miss!

Parent Cafe

Tuesday, Jan. 21st, 9am

2230 South 8th Street

Philadelphia, PA

Join us for our monthly Parent Cafe with Bethanna! This month's theme will be Tech-Wise Families. Come learn about how to use technology for education, setting healthy limits on kids' screen time, and how to talk with your kids about their tech use. Breakfast and childcare provided. Gift card raffles at the end of the workshop!

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Want to volunteer but don't have your clearances?

Attend our volunteer clearance workshop where we will help you complete them online!


All parents or family members MUST have their clearances completed in order to chaperone a field trip and volunteer in the classroom or school.


They are FREE to complete!

Winter APTT Meeting (K-3rd grade)

Thursday, Feb. 6th, 3:15pm

2230 South 8th Street

Philadelphia, PA

Join us at Key School for our 2nd Academic Parent Teacher Team Meeting! We will be looking at new data for your students in their classroom and learning NEW games to take home and play with your children to help them with their learning! ***ONLY FOR GRADES K-3***

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Parent Teacher Conferences (4-6th grade)

Wednesday, Feb. 5 from 5-7 PM

Thursday, Feb. 6 from 1-3 PM

Friday, Feb. 7 from 1-3 PM


Parents: Please remember to schedule a conference with your child's 4-6th grade teacher!


K-3rd grade: There is an APTT meeting in lieu of report card conferences on Thursday Feb. 6th from 3:15-4:45 PM.

BEST OF 2019

Looking back at our first semester of the 2019-2020 school year at Key School!

Best Attendance in November!

Congratulations to Room 23 for having top attendance in the school!


Remember, to be a part of Principal Cheung's 95 Club you must NOT miss more than 9 days of school! Come to school each and every day on time to win a spin on the spin wheel and win prizes every week!


Best in December will be out in the next newsletter!

Fall Girls on the Run Club

Youth Volunteer Corps volunteering at Mifflin Square Park and Jewish Relief Agency

Fall Performances! 4th grade opera residency program and RockReach dance performances

Samaritan's Feet Delivers Sneakers to every student

Other Fun happenings!