Koala News

Kings Manor Elementary, August 2022

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Meet the Teacher Night

Please join us on Thursday, August 4th for our annual Meet the Teacher night. Students can bring supplies to drop off and parents and students will have the opportunity to chat with and get to know their teachers for the upcoming school year! Our teachers and staff look forward to this event every year and cannot wait to see you all! Please be sure to attend at your designated time (see below).


All Meet the Teacher night attendees will receive an email from your child’s new teacher by the end of the day Wednesday, August 3rd.


Please enter through the front doors of the school for our Meet the Teacher event.


Any student who has not completed in person/ online registration prior to Meet the Teacher night (registration details above) will need to attend Student Registration in the gym on August 4th. Enter & Exit through the exterior gym door into the parking lot. Please note that this event is completely separate from Meet the Teacher night.

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First Day of School Information

Parents may walk your child(ren) to class on the first day of school only. After the first day, teachers and staff members will be in the halls to assist students with navigating to class. In the event that parents may need to use a restroom, please be sure to find a staff bathroom, as your child's safety is our top priority. Staff members can help you find a staff restroom.


Updated school times are 8:10a.m. - 3:45 p.m. Official attendance time is 10:00 a.m. Parents may not drop off children prior to 7:35.


All transportation changes will need to be requested through kmetransportation@newcaneyisd.org by 3:15 p.m.


Please understand that our car rider lines will be delayed for the first two weeks of school as we acclimate our staff and new students to our car rider procedures. Our commitment to student safety is always our top priority.


We are excited to begin a new adventure and look forward to seeing our #kmekoalas!

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Breakfast and Lunch Procedures

Parents will not be permitted to eat breakfast with students, but are always welcome for lunch. For parent and student safety, visitors/parents are always required to check-in at the front office. We appreciate your help in ensuring our campus is safe for all.

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Car Rider Information

Car Rider Passes

The car rider pass request form for this school year is available online. Previously-completed car rider forms will be available in your child's classroom at Meet the Teacher Night. Car rider passes from previous years are no longer valid. A new pass must be requested each year. No child will be picked up from the car rider line without a car rider pass. You will be required to walk to the office and present your I.D., as your child's safety is our number 1 concern.


Car Rider Pickup and Drop-off Information

Please see the map below for details on traffic flow for morning drop-off and afternoon pick-up.

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Walker Information

Parents are no longer required to complete a walker permission slip. Instead, please notify your child's homeroom teacher at Meet the Teacher Night. As a reminder, PreK through 1st grade students are not allowed to walk home alone and must be accompanied by an older sibling.

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Absence Reporting

If your student is absent from school, you can report the absence and upload doctor notes, etc. here: https://forms.newcaneyisd.org/Forms/AttendanceNotes

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Free and Reduced Lunch

This year our school lunches are no longer free for all students. The cost of a lunch is $3.00. If you have not done so already, please log in to School Cafe to complete a lunch application. Click here to complete the form: https://www.schoolcafe.com/ncisdnutrition

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KME Student Shirts + Leftover Yearbooks

If you would like to pre-order a KME shirt for your child, you can do so at Meet the Teacher Night. The cost is $15 per shirt.


Additionally, we will have leftover yearbooks for sale at Meet the Teacher Night. Last years' yearbooks are available for $30; all other years are available for $5.

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New Student & Returning Student Registration

New Student Registration

Please note that registration must be completed PRIOR to our Meet the Teacher event in order to have your child placed in a classroom in time to meet his/her teacher. If this process is not completed prior to, your child will not have a teacher assigned when they arrive to Meet the Teacher night.


Returning Student Registration

Parents or guardians of returning students should complete online registration by utilizing Skyward's Family Access System to enter or verify student information for registration. If you do not have your username, haven't received a reset email, or have problems entering the system, contact your student's campus or call 281-577-8615 or email PEIMS@newcaneyisd.org. Upon completion of online registration, you will receive instructions if you are required to provide any further documentation, such as proof of residency or immunization records. For individuals who may be unable to fully access the online registration system, you may register in person. New Caney ISD provides kiosks to assist parents or guardians with the registration process.


Please make every effort to complete registration for your child prior to Meet the Teacher night to ensure your child is placed into a class and you receive your child’s teacher's name and room number prior to our Meet the Teacher event.



For more details about requirements for registration, please visit: https://www.newcaneyisd.org/Page/607


For those of you who have already completed new student registration but were unable to fill out the free and reduced lunch application, please be sure to log into School Cafe and complete this form.