Parent University

Below is some information regarding the Common Core Standards
Common Core Mission Statement


Click on the button above to view "I Can Statements" for each grade level.

Notes From KES

From the Principal...

Welcome to Kent Elementary School.

KES is an exciting place to learn! I hope that you will be an active partner with us whether you choose to join our school PTO, volunteer in a classroom or take part in special events held throughout the year.  We believe that in collaboration with parents we have a responsibility to cultivate in our students the ability to be:

What's happening at KES......


The Rotary Club stopped by on Dr. Suess Day to read to the students.  Check out some of the pictures in our Picture Gallery!!!

There has been a lot of indoor recess since our the weather has been so cold.  Some of our students dig through the LEGO box to create and build.





 Please take a moment to review our Family Handbook to familiarize yourself with the rules and procedures for the school, playground and bus.




Please click on the below links to download the attached documents. You can send them into school with your child.

No Photo Letter

Email Letter 
Emergency Dismissal Letter and Form
This form should be filled out only if there is a change in bus stop in case of emergency.



To Report a Student Absence

To report a student absence, please call
845 225-8441, ext. 454.

Don't Forget!!!


March 30: School is in session
March 31-April 3rd: Spring Recess
April 6: School is in session

April 14-16: NYS ELA Assessment
April 14-16 KEPTO BOGO Book Fair

April 22-24: NYS Math Assessment

K-4 Curriculum Guide

Upcoming Events

Monday, April 20
NYS ELA Assessments, Gr. 3-8 (make-ups)
Tuesday, April 21
Board of Education Mtg., GFMS Lg. Cafe, 7:00 p.m.
NOTE: The Board is expected to enter into Executive Session at 6:30 p.m. and the regular public meeting is expected to resume at 7:00 p.m.
NYS ELA Assessments, Gr. 3-8 (make-ups)
Wednesday, April 22
NYS Math Assessments, Gr. 3-8
Thursday, April 23
NYS Math Assessments, Gr. 3-8
Fri, Apr 24 - Sat, Apr 25
NYSSMA Music Solo Festival
Ketcham HS
Friday, April 24
NYS Math Assessments, Gr. 3-8