Kenter Summer Reading Program
All Kenter students are welcome to participate in the Principal's Summer Reading program! Just read for at least 20 minutes each day and select your favorite book to create a "book project." Completed projects are due Monday, August 21, 2017.  See flyer for more details!
Safety Alert: Eclipse

On Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, a partial to total eclipse of the sun will be visible from across America between 9:05 am and 11:44 am.  Please refer to this handout for information on the safety alert and online resources that support learning about the sun, moon and eclipses through hands-on STEM activities. Schedules will be modified to enable Kenter Canyon students to watch a live streaming of the Solar Eclipse NASA TV. Please sign the permission slip for outdoor activities in grades 2, 3, 4, and 5.  A Letter from LAUSD Superintendent, Dr. Michelle King, is here.

Fall 2017 After-School Classes
Fall After School Class sign-ups will open this Sunday, August 20th, at 9am PST online.  Please use this link to log-in and sign-up for classes.  Note: you may view the Fall After School classes now but you will not be able to sign-up until Sunday, August 20th, starting at 9:00am.  For more information on after-school classes, click here.
Fall Production 2017
Kenter Canyon’s Fall production of Aladdin Jr. is sure to send audiences soaring on a flying carpet ride filled with romance and adventure! Sign up is here.
Book Fair 2017
Come to the Book Fair!  For more details, see the Book Fair 2017 Flyer.
Back to School Night
Parents/Guardians, please join us for Back to School Night.
Design a Bookmark
The Kaufman Brentwood Branch Library is sponsoring a Design A Bookmark contest for Grades 1-5. (more…)
Tea with Terry (TwT) on Sept 12, 2017 is an opportunity for parents to informally meet with Principal Terry to discuss various topics of interest.  Please join us!
2017-2018 School Calendar
Take Home School Calendar for 2017-2018.
Access Books 2017
As you summer clean, please save and put aside your new or gently used books for Kenter Canyon’s Access Books book drive in September 2017.  For more information, click here.
Kenter Key August 2017
The back-to-school issue for the Kenter Key is available here.
Forms Due First Day of School!
Please fill out and return these forms on the first day of school.
A Message from Nick Melvoin
Here is a letter from Nick Melvoin, our new Board Member for LAUSD.
Utilities Critical Repairs Project Community Meeting
Thank you to all who attended the parent-community meeting on February 2 to learn about the massive critical utilities repair project at Kenter.  Topics discussed included the urgency of the project, safety of student and staff, the planned phases, and timeline/work schedules.  Here is the presentation that was shown at the meeting.
Kenter Cub Scouts Sign-Ups!
Kenter Canyon is starting its own Cub Scout pack!  This pack will be open to boys in grades 1-5 starting in August 2017.  Applications will be available in the office. Please fill out the application THIS WEEK if you and your son are interested in joining. For more information, please see this letter from Kenter parent Colette Wiseman.
Welcome to Kenter Canyon!
A message from Dr. Terry L. Moren, Principal

Kenter Canyon School is delighted to have you join our community and become an integral part of your child’s education.  Kenter Canyon offers a unique experience to its students because of the collaboration  between its dedicated staff and the incredible involvement of its parents.  The parent is the child’s first teacher and plays an integral part of their child’s learning process.  I believe we must work together to ensure a safe and positive learning environment that teaches children how to be safe, respectful, and responsible citizens, as well as thinkers, discoverers, and inquirers. Together, we will continue to make a difference in the lives of the children at Kenter.  I hope that you will become involved in your child’s classroom as well as the parent involvement opportunities afforded through our Parent Support Group (PSG), Governance Council, School Site Council, and school activities.  We need volunteers to help with classroom activities, school-wide functions, traffic safety, special projects, enrichment activities, field trip supervision and committee work.  Look for periodical announcements inviting you to TwT “Tea with Terry” socials----“TwT is an opportunity to join me for an informal chat about Kenter Canyon.  Together, we will make a positive difference in the lives of children. We need parents to help us be involved in solutions, not just reporting problems.  Together, we can make ordinary things extraordinary. (more…)

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