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Successful Jog-A-Thon

Thanks to everyone for making the 2017/2018 Kelso Jog-A-Thon a success.  While we don’t know the totals yet, what we do know is the event was well planned, organized, and “ran” smoothly.  Teachers and parents were running with kids on a day suited perfectly for the event–sunny and about 80.  Below are some pics of […]

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Thank you to all of the volunteers from the KCC who helped organize the assembly this past week.  Our Jog-A-Thon occurs this Thursday afternoon.  Please help your student secure pledges for the Jog-A-Thon this week and be sure to have your student wear their red Kelso t-shirts on Thursday.  Thanks.

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Jammies in Jacksha

Ms. Jacksha’s class has been doing a great job since school started.  Each time the class meets expectations they earn a fuzzy marble.  When the fuzzy marble jar is full then the class earns a reward.  They chose to have a pajama day on Friday.  Way to go Jacksha’s class!  Keep up the good work!

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The lunch note

Good things were happening in week 2 at Kelso.  Kids were able to enjoy a full week of outdoor recess and were getting into the full swing of academics in their classrooms. I also couldn’t help but notice the multiple positive napkin notes from mom’s this this past week.  Keep those notes coming, the kids […]

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Week 1

Kelso families, thanks so much for making sure your students were in attendance for our first week of school.  There were many smiling faces in the building and I constantly heard students saying how they were loving being back at school.  But the highlight of the week was when we were able to go outside […]

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School Begins On Tuesday

Thank you to everyone in the Kelso community who came to our Open House event on Thursday night. It was a success because you all showed up.  Kindergartners were introduced to the school and participated in an art activity that painted their parents hand.  Older students were able to meet their teachers and connect with […]

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Thank You Volunteers

A huge thank you is in order to all of the volunteers who came out to Kelso today.    There were around 40 volunteers who swept, trimmed, power-washed, raked, shoveled, pruned, cut, and worked hard to clean up the school for the return of teachers and students in the coming days.  The school is looking […]

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Kelso Clean Up

Dear Kelso community, On August 26th, from 9 am – 12 pm a group of parents and community members will be coming to Kelso to help clean up the campus before students arrive.  If you are free and would like to help, we will gladly take it.  Be sure to bring some gloves and a […]

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Kelso Open House (2017/2018)

The school’s staff and the parents of the Kelso Community Club would like to invite you to the Kelso Elementary School Open House on Thursday, August 31st.   Kindergarteners will be having their Open House event from 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm.  Families will begin in the gym at 4:30 and will be introduced to […]

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New Student Registration

New student registration will be happening on Monday, 8/14/17 from 10:00 to 6:00 districtwide.  If you are new to the area and have not registered your child yet, please drop in and complete the necessary paperwork.  Please bring child’s birth certificate, immunization info and proof of residence (usually a utility bill).

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