September 1, 2019
HELLO GRIZZLY FAMILIES!
What a fantastic start to this school year! We’ve enjoyed welcoming new 6th graders and reconnecting with our 7th and 8th graders. We look forward to an amazing year with your students!
KMS TEACHING TEAM
6TH GRADE: Mrs. Leisure - English; Mrs. Lhotka - ELAP/English; Mrs. OTo -Math; Mr. Krimmel - Science Mrs. Kondro - Social Studies; Mrs. Anderson - PE; Mrs. Sherman - Math/ELA; Mr. Hinnman - ELAP
7TH GRADE: Mrs. ChrisXansen - English; Mrs. Lhotka - English; Mrs. Hallam Math; Mrs. Glover - Science; Mrs. Mitchell - Social Studies; Mrs. Pigage - Health; Mrs. Fogel - PE; Mrs. Sherman - Math/ELA; Mr. Hinnman - ELAP
8TH GRADE: Mrs. Gundersen - English; Mrs. Muelling - Math; Mr. Ellsworth Science; Mr. Freeman - US History; Mrs. Pigage - Health; Mr. Dunbar - PE; Mrs. Sherman - Math/ELA; Mr. Hinnman - ELAP
ELECTIVES: Mrs. Johnson - STEAM; Mr. Juell - Computer Science; Mrs. King -Art; Mr. Pysher - Spanish; Mr. Steele - Industrial Arts; Mr. Lhotka - Band; Mrs. Beck Choir; Mr. Muelling - Orchestra; Mr. Cavan -Welding; Mr Horne - MariXme Science; Mr. Gould -Automotive
CROSS COUNTRY PRACTICE M-Th 3:50-5:30 PM
CROSS COUNTRY RACES Fridays at 3:30 PM (Season ends Sept. 20)
PTSA MEETING September 9, 6:30-8:00 PM
PICTURE DAY September 17
INSERVICE-NO SCHOOL October 14-15
SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR October 21-25
PTSA KICKOFF MEETING
The first KMS PTSA meeting is Monday, September 9th. There will be pizza and salad in the commons for all attendees beginning at 6:30 pm and the Girl Scouts will provide babysitters for young siblings. The meeting itself will be in the Teacher’s Lounge from 7:00-8:00 pm. Please come! KMS needs you!
BOOK FAIR OCTOBER 21-25
Escape into the wilds of reading with the ScholasXc Book Fair! We will be open during school hours and on the evenings of Parent-Teacher Conferences.
Parent Volunteers Needed! We will need parent volunteers to help make our Scholastic Book Fair a success. Help is needed with setting up and taking down, as well as helping shoppers during the book fair. Please contact Librarian Linda McCool at 486-7460. Thank you!
The start of the 2019 Basketball Season is just around the corner. The first day of practice is September 23rd. Students interested in playing must have a current Sports Physical, completed Risk Form, and paid AthleXc Fee prior to the first practice.
Boys Practice: 3:45-5:15 pm. Girls practice 5:15-6:45 pm
The KMS Morning Intramurals Program starts on Monday, September 9th. All students are welcome to participate. AcXviXes will take place in the Gym from 7:45-8:20 am.
NOTE FROM THE NURSE
Have you enrolled your student in the CareDox health portal?
Students need to re-enroll every school year. Paper enrollments are available in the Nurse’s office or you can enroll online
Does your student have any medical needs? Asthma, allergies, medical conditions, etc? Please call the Nurse
Does your student need to take any medications while at school? Pick up medication authorization forms from the Nurse’s office
Does your student need a care plan? Please stop by Nurse’s office for asthma, allergy, diabetes, and seizure care plans.
If you have any other medical concerns for your student, please call Nurse Brooke at (907) 486-7470.