Dec 13

Final Call for Spirit Wear!!

The PTA is offering a final Spirit Wear order for the 2017-2018 school year.  Order Form and Payment must be received by this Friday, 12/15/17.  Product delivery is scheduled for January 3rd, 2018. Send Order Form and Payment to your child’s teacher or to the PTA mailbox in the KSES Main Office!

Spirit Wear Flyer

KSES Spirit Wear Order Form


Nov 29

Superintendent’s 2-Minute Drill

Check out the latest info here!


Nov 22

Reflections Contest-Due Monday, November 27th

reflectionsLogoLast call for entries to this years Reflections Contest.  This year’s theme is “Within Reach”.  Please click here for rules and a copy of the entry form.  Deadline for entry forms is Monday, November 27, 2017.  Let’s showcase the talent that we have at Kilby Shores!


Reflections Flyer

Nov 20

Santa Shop is coming to town!

The Santa Gift Shop will be open from December 4th-8th.  This gives students the opportunity to pick out and buy a few gifts for family members!

Volunteers are still needed!  Please look at the flyer to see dates and times help will be needed.

Santa Shop Flyer

Nov 20

Join the PTA: Proud to Be a Mariner Contest!

PTA mtg 2.5A contest is now underway to look for the class with the most school spirit!  The class with the most participation by joining and supporting the school PTA will have a chance to win prizes.

Click here to view the flyer for the Proud to be a Mariner Contest.

You can join the PTA now, online!  Click here to sign up and support Kilby Shores.

You can also download and turn in this PTA Membership Form.  There are some benefits for joining.  Visit the PTA website to read more about these benefits.  Most importantly, your membership helps support Kilby Shores and all the students here.  Please consider joining today!



Nov 16

UPDATE: Square 1 Art!

UPDATE as of 11/16/17:


IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO ORDER! Kilby Shores Elementary will benefit from your order! 
Create an account using the unique access code located on your free stickers.  You may also contact Square 1 Art Customer Care at 888.332.3294 or online chat for your access code.
You have the ability to send your artist’s very own masterpieces to your friends and family! The school benefits from these additional orders within the fundraiser!
Preview your child’s art on products and purchase great gifts. 

Questions? Contact Square 1 Art Customer Care at 888.332.3294



The arts are the foundation building blocks for all the other educational disciplines! Celebrate your student’s artistic accomplishments while raising much needed funds for the school!

During the months of September/October your student worked with the KSES Art Department to create one of a kind designs.  As a thank you for participating, we provide each child with a sheet of stickers imprinted with their artwork – absolutely FREE!

Watch for more details about the Square 1 Art campaign and order deadlines during the week of 11/6/17!

All online and paper order forms must be turned in by 11/15/17 (no late orders can be accepted).  All purchased items will be delivered before the winter break!

Together, we can help support the school, build your child’s self-esteem, and create lasting keepsakes from your child’s artistic achievements. Please contact your KSES PTA at with questions.

CLICK HERE for a copy of the order form!  ORDERS ARE DUE NOVEMBER 15, 2017.

Nov 08

Book Fair is Coming!

Saddle up!  The Wild West Book Fair is approaching.  The fair will be held in the library from November 13th-21st.  Students will have a chance to shop in the morning before class starts or during their scheduled resource time.  Volunteers are needed to help students make wish lists, select books, look up prices of items, and possibly help students total up choices and see if they have the money to buy.  If you are able to volunteer, please make sure you are registered on Volunteer Connect.

Click on the Western Hat to volunteer for the fair now!

Book Fair will also be open after school on November 16th for Family Reading Night.  Come by the school between 6:00-7:00 to shop at the fair, find a spot to read with your child, or mosey on down to a ‘no nut’ trail mix station.  We will have a book fair raffle for those who attend.

Want to shop at the Book Fair ONLINE?  CLICK HERE!   The online fair is open from November 10th-21st.  All orders are shipped free to the school once the fair closes.  You can find all the titles seen at the fair plus many more!

Oct 31

Announcing…School Bus Tracker!

Would you like to stay in the know about where the buses are?  Click here to view a flyer for ‘School Bus Tracker’.  This will help parents stay in the know about where the buses are and give estimated times for when they will arrive.  Directions to sign up and utilize this service are on the flyer.

Oct 23

Boo Hop this Friday!

The Boo Hop will be held this Friday, October 27th.  Students pay just $1.00 to attend.  The Boo Hop will take place during the class resource time and students will go to the gym.  The Boo Hop will have a fall theme.  Games and activities will be set up for a spook-tacular time!  All proceeds will benefit the United Way.  We hope to see you there!

*Those who do not want to participate will go to another resource room during this time.

Oct 04

Peanut Fest Art Display

17125Come get your photo in front of the “Peanut Wings” inspired by international muralist, Kelsey Montague, at the Suffolk Peanut Fest this weekend.

The fourth and fifth grade students at Kilby Shores Elementary studied the artist’s mural series entitled “#what lifts you” during art class with Mrs. Salerno.  They created colors, patterns and wrote what inspired them on their peanuts which were arranged into a peanut shaped wings honoring this year’s 40th Peanut Fest.