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Lunch Menu: Week of January 22nd – January 26th

School Lunch

Specialty Pizza
Baby Carrots with Dip
Choice of Milk

Corndog on a Stick
Buttered Corn
Pudding Cup
Choice of Milk

Cheese Ravioli
Garlic Bread
Green Beans
Choice of Milk

Beef and Cheese Burrito
Salsa and Sour Cream
Fresh Veggies with Dip
Choice of Milk

Hamburger on a Bun with Pickles and Cheese
Oven Potatoes
Choice of Milk

2nd Grade and 5th Grade Family Night


You are invited to spend the evening enjoying the talents and company of your child on:

  • February 12th for second grade students
  • February 15th for fifth grade students

Please join us for:

  • Art Show
  • Math and Literacy Stations
  • Free Book
  • Raffle to Win Prizes
  • Info about The Leader in Me Program

We hope you can attend!

School Closings and Delays


Any delays or closings will be announced on WKTN 95.3 FM, WLIO Lima, and Columbus 4, 6, and 10.

Online delay information may be obtained at and will be sent through “Blackboard Connect” phone system to all those who are registered.

Note:  No breakfast is served on days with delays.

Reminder of Transportation Changes and Notes to Teachers


Please call in all transportation changes to the school office by 12:00 PM.

School Telephone:  419-673-7248

Due to the large number of students at Kenton Elementary School, it is important to include the following information on notes to teachers:

  • Student’s full name
  • Teacher’s name
  • Name and address of the place where the student is going to (only if it is NOT their home address)

By providing this information, it will help to eliminate confusion for staff and students at the end of the day!

Thank you for your help!

KES PTO Fundraiser Updates


Thank you to everyone who participated in the Holiday Shop fundraiser.  It was a great success!

Looking ahead for more fundraiser opportunities…

KES PTO will be participating in a Spring Flower Sale Fundraiser from February 14th – February 28th.  Be on the look for more information!

KES PTO Meetings


Each month, different grade levels of students at KES have been presenting to the KES PTO about what they are learning from The Leader in Me program.  This month, 5th grade students will be presenting at the KES PTO meeting.  Come hear about our students’ good habits!

KES PTO Meetings are:

  • January 11th
  • February 8th
  • March 8th
  • April 5th
  • May 3rd