Kildeer Principal's Message

Dear Kildeer Families, On Tuesday this week, I had the absolute pleasure of hosting our last faculty meeting of the year. It was a time for us to take a trip down memory lane...

Dear Kildeer Families, Over the past three days we've handed back most of our students' belongings from the classroom and lockers. I'm really thrilled at how smoo...

Dear Kildeer Families, Isn't it amazing what our kids can do? During such a difficult time, I find such extreme joy in hearing about our students and the contributions th...

Dear Kildeer Families, This week was absolutely incredible. I was amazed by all of the stories, emails, videos, and gestures of appreciation towards our Kildeer staff. This h...

Dear Kildeer Families, How is it May already? We've been home now for about 6 weeks if I'm counting correctly. Over the past several weeks, it's been a roller coa...

Dear Kildeer Families, If you viewed today's morning announcements, then you saw and experienced the power of student voice. Our student council has challenged us all wit...

Dear Kildeer Families, As you probably know, one of my cherished activities throughout the year is having the "Picnic with the Principal". I take a turn with each c...

Dear Kildeer Families, Did you hear all of the voices on Tuesday? I sat on the front stoop with my two little ones. We had our computer out to watch the chorus sing and pitch...

Dear Kildeer Families, First of all, thank you. This has been a challenging week for us all. We appreciate your flexibility as we have navigated our first official week of re...

Dear Kildeer Families, Can you relate with my photo? This is a snapshot of the time with my family this week. We are messily navigating through unchartered territory. I'm...

Dear Kildeer Families, Just earlier this week we were eagerly preparing for students to share their learning for collaborative conferences. Our students came together with bu...

Dear Kildeer Families, Today is all about your children. Please take some time this weekend to discuss the report card and all of the celebrations along the way! We are so pr...

Dear Kildeer Families, You know you love your job when the question you ask yourself is, "Could I possibly be any luckier?" I have such a tremendous amount of pride...

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...