KME - Koala Connection

December 2017

Word of the Week

(Week 1) Identify – to know and say who someone is or what something is

(Week 2) Summarize – to tell (information) again using fewer words

(Week 3) Predict – to say that (something) will or might happen in the future

Calendar Dates

Dec 3 – Parenting Partners Workshop

Dec 3 – "Hour of Code" at Texan Drive Stadium 6-7:30 PM

Dec 6 – Picture retakes

Dec 7 – Choir/Orff Ensemble Winter Concert 6:30 PM

Dec 12 – Parenting Partners Workshop

Dec 21 – 4th Grade Winter Music Program at 6:30 PM

Dec 22 – End of 9 weeks. Early release at 12 PM

Dec 25 to Jan 5 - Winter Break (Students return Jan 9)

Polar Express and Pajama Days

Students may wear pajamas on their movie day!

Dec 11 – Kinder movie & pajamas

Dec 12 – 1st Grade movie & pajamas

Dec 13 – 4th Grade movie & pajamas

Dec 14 – 5th Grade movie & pajamas

Dec 15 – 2nd Grade movie & pajamas

Dec 16 – 3rd Grade movie & pajamas

Spirit Mondays and Future Fridays

Students are encouraged to wear their KME Spirit shirt on Mondays and a Porter HS or College shirt for our Future Fridays.
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KME Yearbook orders are being accepted online at

Yearbook cover contest is going on NOW! Deadline to submit your artwork is Dec. 8.

Holiday Shop is coming soon! Look for info in your child's Friday folder.