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Ms. Brenda McGalliard


2011-2012 Calendar

School Calendar

School Supply List

PTO Boosters

School Starts on Monday, August 23

  • 8:25 am First Bell

  • 8:30 am Tardy Bell

  • 2:50 pm Dismissal Bell

School Store Hours
Tuesday and Thursday
8:00-8:25 am

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Family Educational Rights and Privacy

School Improvement Plan 2010-2011 (SIP)

School Public Accountability Report (SPAR)

Just Read, Florida!

Killearn Lakes

Where knowledge is
our pot of gold!

Our mission provides
students with an optimal
learning environment;
to create and develop
life-long learners.

Added 181 new AR tests
April 18th
for a new total of

Important Events

Library Without Walls
AR Search Page
School Calendar
Log your volunteer hours!

April 11-22 : FCAT – 3rd – 5th Grades

April 21 :

Reminder to Parents of Current EDEP students:

There are still some spots available for the EDEP Summer Camp. Currently enrolled EDEP parents have until Thursday April 21st to sign your child up before registration opens to all KLES non-EDEP students on Friday April 22nd.

Watch the listserv on Thursday for information regarding the non-EDEP student sign-up on Friday.

If there is space available after this initial registration, it will be open to children who currently attend KLES but are NOT currently enrolled in the KLES EDEP program on Friday, APRIL 22nd

If space is available after this registration period, it will be open to children who DO NOT currently attend KLES on Friday, April 29th.

April 26 at 9:00 am

2011-2012 Kindergarten Orientation

Please bring your future student to see what life is like in the day of a Kindergartner. Please tell your neighbors.
Come by the office and pick up a registration packet. Items needed for registration:
· 2 proofs of residency (one must be a legal form like homestead exemption, lease/purchase agreement or warranty deed. The other can be a Talquin bill, driver’s license, etc…)
· Certified Copy of the Birth Certificate
· Physical – signed by a Dr. and less than a year old (gold form you get from Dr.)
· Proof of Immunizations (blue form you get from Dr.)
· Social Security Number

April 27 : Spring Pictures – individual and class

April 28 : 

“Take Your Child to Work Day”


Students in grades 3 through 8 may be given an excused absence to participate in this event, provided the parent:

1) By Wednesday 4/27/11, completes and submits to the school the Leon County Schools Student Intent to Participate Form

2)  By Monday 5/2/11, submits to the school a written statement on his/her employer’s letterhead verifying that the child accompanied the parent to his/her workplace on Thursday, April 28, 2011.

To all 5th Grade parents:


Now is the time to submit photographs of your 5th grader for inclusion in the KLES Class of 2011 photo DVD.  This year we are looking for 3 photos of each fifth grader.

  1. A photo of them when they were young.

  2. A current photo.

  3. A photo of a group event or school activity containing your child.

 Digital photos, preferably in .jpg format may be submitted directly to: If the total attached file size is larger than 10 mb, please submit them in multiple emails.  If possible, rename the photo files to include the students full name.  Printed photos should be clearly labeled with the student’s name, placed in an envelope and turned in to your students teacher.  After the photos have been scanned they will be returned.

Please do not send photos that contain inappropriate images or are protected by copyright.

YEARBOOK 2010 - 2011

The deadline for ordering yearbooks at the discounted price was February 4th, now all yearbook orders are $18. NO message lines are accepted after February 4th – no exceptions! Platinum and Gold KLES Boosters receive a free yearbook --- please indicate on the form if you are in one of those Booster categories when you return your form.

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2010-2011 Sunshine State Young Reader List, 3-5

2010-2011 Florida Reading Association’s
Children’s Book Award Nominations, PK-2


Greener Community -  KLES is joining Leon County in an effort to make our community 'greener.' Check these links for more information.


No Child Left Behind

Killearn Lakes Elementary School
8037 Deerlake Drive East
Tallahassee, FL 32312

A Blue Ribbon School

Phone Number: (850) 921-1265
    Fax Number: (850) 922-2566

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Page last updated
April 19, 2011