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Today: 8/1/14

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Katherine Smith school will be the model of excellence for 21st century learning and community  service.

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2014-15 Welcome Back
August 2014 Dear Katherine Smith families, It is a great honor and pleasure to continue to serve you as principal of Katherine Smith Elementary School. Over the past two years we have been on an incredible reinvention journey creating the most eng... Continue
Posted by: Aaron Brengard
Published: 7/27/14

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 The Parent Portal is open. This online communication tool acts as an "e-emergency card" system to assist us in strengthening our communication with parents in emergency and non-emergency situations. Additionally, the system will pr... Continue
Posted by: Aaron Brengard
Published: 6/6/14

2014-15 School Calendar
Posted by: Aaron Brengard
Published: 5/30/14

2014-2015 Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarten Registration
It is now time to register for Kindergarten if your child will be five years old on or before September 1, 2014. It is now time to register for Transitional Kindergarten if your child will turn five between September 2, 2014 and December 2, 2014 .... Continue
Posted by: Aaron Brengard
Published: 2/28/14

38 Elementary & Middle Schools Worth Visiting

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Recently we chronicled 35 High Schools Worth Visiting. That led to a request for a similar compilation of inspiring elementary and middle schools. Far from exhaustive, our list includes schools that achieve extraordinary results, create powerful learning experiences, and/or have created innovative technology blends.

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21. The 130 school New Tech Network (NTN) includes a growing number of project-based STEM-focused middle and elementary schools. The Evergreen School District in San Jose, California is home to Bulldog Tech, a NTN demonstration site, and Katherine Smith Elementary.

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Daily Schedule

Regular Day Thursday (min. day)
Transitional K AM 8:00 to 11:20 8:00 to 11:20
Kindergarten AM 8:00 to 11:20 8:00 to 11:20
Kindergarten PM 10:30 to 1:50 9:30 to 12:50
Grades 1 to 6 8:00 to 2:00 8:00 to 12:45

21st Century Reinvention

A New Tech Network School

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A Buck Institute for Education Partner

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National Champion School

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