Monthly Archives: March 2015

Lunch Menu: Week of March 16th – March 21st

School Lunch

Monday

Stuffed Crust Pizza

Fresh Tossed Salad

Mixed Fruit

Choice of Milk

Tuesday

Mini Corn Dogs

Buttered Corn

Mixed Fruit

Pudding

Choice of Milk

Wednesday

Breaded Mozzarella Sticks

Marinara Sauce

Green Beans

Mixed Fruit

Choice of Fruit

Thursday

Shredded Chicken Sandwich

Fresh Veggies

Mixed Fruit

Choice of Milk

Friday

Cheeseburger on a Bun with Pickles

Oven Potatoes

Mixed Fruit

Fun Size Treat

Choice of Milk

6th Grade – 8th Grade Quiz Bowl Team

Quiz Bowl

The 6th Grade – 8th Grade Quiz Bowl team recently competed at the Hardin County Tournament.

They placed third by winning two matches.  High scorers were Lucas Hites with 18 points and Aidan Carlson with 14 points.  Other scorers were Clark Zickafoose, Kelsey Flowers, Abby Hartshorn, Alec Keller,  Ace Baum, Owen Styer, Cam Zickafoose, Keegan Wright, and Myranda Archer.

The team’s next competition will be Tuesday, March 17th at Van Wert.

Book Fair

Our Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that brings to school the books kids want to read.  It’s a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books for every reading level.  Please make plans to visit our Book Fair and be involved in shaping your child’s reading habits.

Book Fair Dates:  Monday, March 9th – Friday, March 13th

Shopping Hours:  7:45 AM – 3:45 PM

Parents are invited to come in and shop with their kids both before and after school!

The following special events will be held from 7:45 AM – 8:15 AM; please choose one of the following events that best fits your schedule.

Tuesday, March 10th:  Kids Inviting Someone Special

Wednesday, March 11th:  Muffins for Moms

Thursday, March 12th:  Donuts for Dads

Friday, March 13th:  Goodies for Grandparents

Preschool students will be able to have a Preview Day for the Book Fair on Monday, March 9th.

Students will also have the opportunity to shop the Book Fair during their Library Special time.  If they do not have Library as a Special next week, they will also be able to shop the Book Fair during their Art Special time (see handout that went home with students on 3-6-15).  5th and 6th grade students will be allowed to shop the Book Fair during their lunch times.

We look forward to seeing you and your family at our Book Fair!

Thank you for supporting our school and our students!

Lunch Menu: Week of March 9th – March 13th

School Lunch

Monday

Domino’s Smart Slice Pizza

Fresh Tossed Salad

Mixed Fruit

Choice of Milk

Tuesday

Walking Taco

Lettuce and Cheese

Tostito Rounds

Buttered Corn

Mixed Fruit

Choice of Milk

Wednesday

Tenderloin on a Bun

Mashed Potatoes

Mixed Fruit

Choice of Milk

Thursday

Grilled Chicken Bites

Green Beans

Mixed Fruit

Treat

Choice of Milk

Friday

French Toast Stix

Sausage Patty or Links

Tater Tots

100% Fruit Juice

Choice of Milk

Lifetouch Spring Pictures – March 26th

Picture Day

Lifetouch Spring Pictures will be held on March 26th at Kenton Elementary School.

Look for order forms to come home with your students next week.

To order online, please use the picture ID:  AW014351Y0.

For any questions, please contact your local Lifetouch Customer Service at 419-228-1111 or 800-876-0099 or email at lima@lifetouch.com.

State Testing Schedule (Revised 3-4-15)

3rd grade through 6th grade will come at regular time for PARCC testing on Thursday, March 5th.  Buses will run routes at both times.

Kindergarten through 2nd grade will be on a two-hour delay on Thursday, March 5th and will need to report to school at 10:15 AM.

For any questions, please contact the school office at 419-673-7248.

Note:  Preschool will attend classes as usual, with no delays.

Thursday, March 5th:  3rd – 6th Grade Math Unit #2 (2 HOUR DELAY for Grades K-2)

Friday, March 6th:  5th Grade ELA Narrative Writing Unit #3

Tuesday, March 10th:  4th Grade Social Studies

Wednesday, March 11th:  5th Grade Science

Thursday, March 12th:   6th Grade Social Studies

Announcing: Kroger Community Rewards

KrogerRewards

Kroger will now make a donation to Kenton Elementary School on a quarterly basis, based on the amount of money parents spend on groceries at Kroger.  The program gives parents an easy way to support KES.

At Kroger’s grocery bills of any size can easily rack up a lot of points.  All you have to do is register your Kroger Plus card online at:  krogercommunityrewards.com and choose “Kenton Elementary School” as your Community Rewards recipient.  Continue to shop as you normally do.  Your purchases will only count towards Kenton Elementary School after your register online.

Please note that enrolling in the program does not impact how your use your own Kroger coupons/points/savings or fuel reward discounts.  Your Kroger’s card/reward number can only be linked to one organization at a time.  The Kroger Company has set aside $5 million for the Kroger Community Reward Program.

Please follow these quick and easy steps to enroll:

1.  Visit the Kroger website:  www.kroger.com.

2.  Click on the “Sign In” button on the top right (or register if you have not done so previously).

3.  Once signed in, click on the “My Account” button.

4.  Next, click on the “Account Settings” button.

5.  Next, click on the “Account Summary” button.

6.  Find the “Community Rewards” box at the bottom of the web page:  click “Edit.”

7.  Select “Kenton Elementary School” and click “Save.”

8.  Next time you shop at Kroger – check your receipt!  “Kenton Elementary School” will appear at the bottom.

If you have any trouble registering or have more questions, please contact Angela Butterman at Kenton Elementary School.  Please encourage friends and other family members to also sign up and have “Kenton Elementary School” as their recipient of choice for the Kenton Community Rewards.