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Archive for May, 2019

2019-2020 School supply list

2019-2020 School supply list

Parents and guardians you can go to the student page to find the school supplies students will need for the 2019-2020 school year.

Spirit Day 2019!

Spirit Day 2019!

Spirit Day was a great success this year! For a time it looked like rain might ruin the day but the sunshine came through. It was a great day. This year students could ride horses, pet reptiles and rabbits, get their faces painted, play hockey, dance, buy plants from our garden, and eat lots and…

Gayle Robinson

Farewell Mrs. Robinson

Mrs. Robinson is retiring this year. She has been teaching at Key for 31 years. Although she is a third grade teacher now, she has taught second grade the most. Thank you for all of your years of service, Mrs. Robinson. We will miss you!  

Rm. 16 habitat display

Room 16 Habitat Projects

Second graders in room 16 researched animal habitats for their science projects. After their research they displayed their knowledge with a diorama and a powerpoint on their chromebooks. Habitats ranging from deserts to arctic regions could be seen. Good work room16!

Lorenea Meskill, Lindback Award recipient

2019 Lindback Award Winner

Ms. Lorenea Meskill has been awarded a 2019 Lindback Distinguished Teaching Award. The Lindback Foundation honors outstanding teachers. Ms. Meskill teaches 5th grade math. Key school is very proud of Ms. Meskill. Congratulations!

Pauline Cheung, NeuBauer Fellow

Neubauer Fellow Principal Cheung

Congratulations to Principal Cheung for her acceptance into the Neubauer Fellowship in Educational Leadership. This honor will give Ms. Cheung the opportunity to develop her leadership skills and bring new resources to our school. Way to go Ms. Cheung!