Kildeer Principal's Message

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....

Dear Kildeer Families, Time flies when you are having fun! The month of July was a great one for my family and me. We enjoyed every drop of the sunshine and had many playdate...

Kildeer Families, It's hard to believe that this is the final principal message of the 18-19 school year. The last few weeks have gone by quickly and I know that we are a...

Kildeer Families, The weather could not have been any better for our field day and family picnic. Students and staff had an absolute blast spending time outdoors and playing ...

Kildeer Families, This week the appreciation continued. A huge shout-out for the tasty lunch for our office crew. It goes without saying that we are beyond lucky to have such...

Kildeer Families, Words cannot express the amount of gratitude our staff has from this week and all of the ways our parents showered us with appreciation! Our community came ...

Kildeer Families, Mr. Tatar does it again! A few months ago, Mr. Tatar came to me with an idea for his fifth-grade show. We knew we had a challenge with the largest class we&...

Kildeer Families, This was such a great week! We truly enjoyed having the bookfair around AND the nice weather. I don't want to spoil the fun, but it sounds like there mi...

Kildeer Families, This week marked my very last "Picnic with the Principal" of the year. I was able to dine with each class over this school year and it is abs...

Kildeer Families, Now that we are in full spring-swing, I have a feeling these weeks are going to fly by. It seems like we had the opportunity to experience every type of wea...

Kildeer Families, Welcome back from break! I cannot tell you how good it feels to have students and staff back in our hallways again. I've seen lots of refreshed faces an...

Kildeer Families, I have one word for what I feel for our students: PRIDE. This week, there were so many examples of how student voice was represented throughout our school. ...