Keene Elementary School

UIL COMPETITION- We are so proud of the hard work and effort our UIL students put into their competitions.  We are proud to announce a few winners.  Laci Moline placed 5th in the 4th grade Oral Reading event.  Keene students also represented well in the Chess contest, which was a new event this year.  Winners were Joseph Somchuen (3rd place) and Miles Turnage (5th place) for 5th grade, Will Wood (1st place) in 4th grade, and Emma Kuzniar (2nd place) and Jack Williams (3rd place) in 2nd grade chess.   The 2nd grade team of Emma Kuzniar. Jack Williams, and Alyssa Lares also took home 1st place in the Chess team competition.
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Chess Sponsor Mrs. Crosby with Miles Turnage, Emma Kuzniar, Joseph Somchuen, Jack Williams, Will Wood, and Alyssa Lares.  Oral Reading sponsor Ms. Strange with Laci Moline.
CHRISTMAS PROGRAMS- Our fine arts departments are working hard to present our annual Christmas plays.  Mark your calendars for these great events.  PTO will be having a bake sale at each event, so plan on purchasing some tasty desserts that benefit our students!
Monday, December 15th @ 5:30   1st and 2nd grade students
Tuesday, December 16th @ 5:30   3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students
Thursday, December 18th @ 9:30   Kindergarten students
HOLIDAY CANDYGRAMS- PTO will be selling candygrams that will be delivered to students on December 19th.  Students can send these to their friends and teachers and parents can purchase them for their children.  Look for information coming home soon.  Send orders back as soon as possible to ensure availability of items.
PICTURE RETAKE DAY- Lifetouch will be on campus December 18th for retake photos.  They will start first thing in the morning.
KEENE CHRISTMAS PARADE- What a great time we had at the city parade.  Our float, "KES Children are a Gift" was a lot of fun! 
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 Every Child...Every Need...Every Day

Keene Elementary School
300 Hwy 67 East
Keene, Texas 76059

Office:    817-774-5320
Fax:        817-774-5404