Key School News

February 2021 Issue

Dear Key School Community,

It's a short month but there is a lot going on. Please see school calendar and check ClassDojo for the latest updates.

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Join us February 24 at 9:30am for a Family Engagement Workshop: "Encourage a Growth Mindset in Your Child" followed by Key's Winter SAC & Title I meeting. Zoom link will be shared on Dojo.


4th Grade "Skype a Scientist" Event

Graduate student Ms. Alexandra Goetjen joined the 4th grade class to discuss careers in science and answer questions from students.

Physical Education with Ms. B

Grades K and 1 love playing Among Us and Minecraft along with doing fun workouts where they are in a variety of live action video games. Grades 2-6 have been doing art and fitness activities where they draw either a snowman, robot or Yoda and then exercise with it.



1) Grab & Go Student Meals

What: 7 day student meal box, includes fresh fruit

When: Fridays 9am-2pm

Where: Click HERE for list of over 100 locations. There are 3 sites in 19148 zip code:

1. South Philadelphia High - 2101 S. Broad St

2. Furness High - 1900 S 3rd St.

3. D Newlin Fell School - 900 W Oregon Ave

2) SEAMAAC Prepared Meals

What: Hot prepared meals

When: Monday-Friday 11:30am-1pm

Where: Key Schoolyard

3) Christ Church South Philadelphia

What: Boxes of food containing milk, produce, meat, & cheese

When: Thursdays 11am

Where: 229 Moore Street

Please note, families signed up for deliveries will now receive them on Thursdays instead of Wednesdays.

4) Meaningful Meals @ Southwark School

What: Boxes of 10 pounds of produce, 5 pounds of meat, & 5 pounds of dairy

When: 2nd & 4th Mondays 3:30-4:30pm Click HERE for full list of dates.

Where: 9th St. & Mifflin St.

COVID-19 Testing @ Mifflin Square Park

What: Walk up only

When: Thursdays 11am-1pm

Where: 600 Wolf St.