Welcome back to school, Kitayama Bears! Please click on the link below to view the pdf of the September 20011-2012 Newsletter in English or Spanish.


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The SSC meets monthly to make decisions about how state-allocated funds will be spent.  They deal with school policy and budgets.  The council is made up of parents and staff.  This would be a good committee if…


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Dear Kitayama Families,

STAR testing is in full swing at Kitayama. The students are working very hard to do their personal best and pump up the scores. I am certain we’ll be proud of their efforts when we receive the results over the summer. Read More… »»

* Science Fair & Young Author’s Fair 5:30
* Hot Dog Dinner Fundraiser
* Scholastic Book Fair 6:00pm-8:00pm


~ This project is designed to let your creativity soar.
~ Come up with an exciting story that your readers just cannot put down.
~ Present your book just like a book you would find in a library.
~ Your family may help you with the making of your book.
~ You may use something you have already written in your classroom.

~ Writing paper or computer paper
~ Pencil, pen, or a computer that prints
~ Markers, crayons, or colored pencils
~ Lots of imagination and creativity!
~ Construction paper (optional)
~ Cardboard (optional)
~ Yarn or string (optional) Read More… »»

Incoming Kindergarten parents are invited to a presentation
by our kindergarten teachers
in our Media Center on May 11th.
You will receive general information regarding the kindergarten program.

STAR testing for 2nd – 5th graders in language arts, math and science (science for 5th graders only) will take place from April 26 – May 6. We are holding weekly assemblies to get the students excited about the test, give them test prep strategies, and help them boost their confidence. You can help by making sure your students go to bed early, eat a healthy breakfast, and arrive to school on time. In addition, make sure to let them know that you believe they will do well on the test. Every bit of encouragement helps! Read More… »»

Students will be on holiday from Friday, April 1st until Sunday, April 10th.

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