Kildeer Principal's Message

Dear Kildeer Families, What a fun way to end the week! Each class was able to meet with their BUDDY CLASSROOM today. As a reminder, this has been a Kildeer tradition to reser...

Dear Kildeer Families, Happy Valentine's Day! Our school was full of smiles and love all week, but especially today. This is one of my favorite parties of the year becaus...

Dear Kildeer Families, This week was packed with a lot of fun. What I'd really like to highlight was the success of our author visit from Pablo Cartaya. He presented...

Dear Kildeer Families, This week was a fun one! We had a lot of things going on. Let's start with the fun snow fort that was the "talk of recess". I had to get ...

Dear Kildeer Families, One of my favorite things in the world is a morning drive to school with a gorgeous sunrise. Why? It gives me a few minutes to pause and reflect. I imm...

Dear Kildeer Families, Crazy hair and hat day was a success! We saw quite the creative interpretations with glowsticks, butterfly wings, and lots of color. Thanks to our stud...

Dear Kildeer Families, Welcome back to the 2020 school year! I can feel the energy in air as we enter this new decade. Do you remember where you were 10 years ago? A lot...

Dear Kildeer Families, Buddy classrooms and spirit week? What a SUCCESS! Students had an opportunity to come together to share how they are the same and different from e...

Dear Kildeer Families, We had a busy and productive week at Kildeer. Students were engaged in our winter round of MAP testing, as well as our fluency screeners. I always love...

Dear Kildeer Families, We are truly back in the swing of things after a restful Thanksgiving break. In just two short blogs, we will be sailing off into the sunset of winter ...

Dear Kildeer Families, Thank you to all that had the opportunity to join our school yesterday for Family Reading Night. We had almost 100 attendees, so I'd call that...

Dear Kildeer Families, Just like that, our first trimester is over. Can you believe it? As you know, one of our district values is to "celebrate success" and that i...

Dear Kildeer Families, Happy Friday! We were so fortunate today to welcome our author, Yangsook Choi, to our school. She was able to story tell and share her passion with our...

Dear Kildeer Families, I'm almost positive that experiencing this much snow on a Halloween was a first for many, including me! Less than a week ago my family and I w...

Dear Kildeer Families, One of my favorite traditions officially began again this week. I had the pleasure of dining with Ms. Wlodek's 5th-grade class at the "Picnic ...

Dear Kildeer Families, I've tried to write and rewrite this portion of the blog several times. The past week has been difficult, to say the least. We are missing Nurse Ca...

Dear Kildeer Families, You would think we had a 5-day week with all of the learning we packed in! We are in full swing with our school year and over halfway done with the fir...

Dear Kildeer Families, What a great week at Kildeer with our amazing bookfair and fabulous ice cream social. It is always a treat to see our families and students outside of ...

Dear Kildeer Families, How lucky are we that the weather turned out to be absolute perfection for our fun run? Mr. Emde, Ms. Groessl, and Mr. Ostrowski did a phenomenal job p...

Dear Kildeer Families, Yesterday our school was a sea of yellow. Every staff member and student came to Kildeer in our brand new t-shirts, so generously donated by our PTO. I...

Dear Kildeer Families, Can you believe we started our week with a brief power outage? I want to again congratulate our students for doing a really nice job on Tuesday morning...

Dear Kildeer Families, What started as a rainy Monday turned into a gorgeous week of weather. We had many exciting things happening this week such as our second fire drill of...

Dear Kildeer Families, What a GREAT evening we had at curriculum night. Thank you so much for taking the time to prioritize the partnership with our school. Our staff was eag...

Dear Kildeer Families, The halls are alive....with the sound of children! (Did you see what I did there? Sound of Music anyone?) We had an amazing first two days with them!&n...

Dear Kildeer Families, The energy at Kildeer is very contagious! Throughout the week, I've had the opportunity to welcome some amazing new additions to our Kildeer staff....