Lorna J Kesterson PTA

Lorna J Kesterson PTA

Welcome to Lorna J. Kesterson E.S. PTA page. Here you will be updated with the latest information on all of our news and events.

The Kesterson PTA works to provide a sense of community and family involvement within our school, and your support is essential! Here are a few answers to frequently asked questions about PTA membership:

Where does my $10 membership dues go?
• $2.25 to National PTA (the largest child advocate organization)
• $2.25 to Nevada PTA
• $0.50 to Insurance
• $5.00 to Kesterson Elementary PTA

How does Kesterson PTA raisemoney?
• Membership Dues
• Fundraisers
• Restaurant Nights
• Box Tops
• Donations & Sponsorship
• Amazon Smiles (http://bit.ly/smileKesterson)

What do we spend money on? Fall Festival, Bingo Nights, Muffins with Mom, Donuts with Dad, Ornament Night, Father/Daughter Dance, Mother/ Son Dance, Teacher Appreciation gifts, Caught You Reading books/ reward parties, 5th grade BBQ, Kindergarten promotion, teacher requests for classroom supplies, etc.

Do I have to come to a monthly meeting? We hold quarterly general membership meetings. Members are welcome, but not required to attend.

Do I have to volunteer? Being a member does not require any commitment of your time. With that said, we are an organization run by volunteers, so if you are interested in volunteering, we definitely welcome the support!

Spring cleaning?

Don’t forget our school carnival is tomorrow! We look forward to seeing all our families there.

ccsd.net

Online Registration | Clark County School District

Don't forget! It's time to start/renew your child's registration for the 2018-2019 school year!

https://ccsd.net/parents/online-registration.php

ccsd.net This is the portal page for Infinite Campus Portal information. Infinite Campus parent and employee information can be found on this page.

I LOVE Book Fair!

Did you know?

Sign up here: http://www.memberplanet.com/s/lornajkestersonpta/springcarnival2018

Or text your name and preferred shift to 702-524-1166 Attn: spring carnival

Reminder: Spring break +1 day is coming!

Do you have your own business? Would you like a booth at our upcoming carnival? Let us know by 3/21!

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Support PTA Nevada Congress Lorna J Kesterson PTA by shopping at AmazonSmile.

Benefit your PTA all year long by doing something you're already doing!!!

http://bit.ly/smileKesterson

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Clark County School District

Attention parents: CCSD is providing information regarding student protests and walkouts.

Mojave Max

Have you entered your guess yet as to when I'll wake up from brumation [my winter sleep]? Clark County School District students in public, private or registered home schools in grades K-6 are eligible to win all kinds of cool prizes! Prizes include tee-shirts and olympic-style medals for you and your class, a large trophy that identifies your school as the winner of the contest, your teacher will get a laptop computer and the grandprize winner gets a digital camera, a laptop computer, a year-long pass to federally managed parks like Red Rock Canyon and the Grand Canyon, and a backpack filled with all kinds of outdoor goodies! Oh, and you and your classmates will have a field trip and pizza party to Springs Preserve to see the real live Mojave Max! Enter today at www.mojavemax.com and click on the emergence contest button.

Donations: Due Monday before the end of school
Lunch prep: Monday, March 12th
2LT: Tuesday March 13th

Help, anyway you can.

HOPE for Nevada

Opinion: Nevada should double the amount it spends on public education #FundOurFutureNV

@KestersonES could use your help! The school's Exercise Party is this Friday! If you can come by and give us a hand, it would be appreciated.

Fun stuff for some of our pre-teens.

Red Ted Art

Fun spring crafts

Lovely SPRING CHICK crafts. Check out our 2 for one Egg & Chick Weaving Project - a large weaving project for Preschool and a cute smaller Easter Card version. Just too cute. https://www.redtedart.com/woven-egg-chick-cards-printables/

BUNNY Version here: https://www.redtedart.com/woven-bunny-basket-cards/

Wake County Public School System

How fun is this?

Just dance, dance, dance, dance...

Clark County School District

AZAC meeting 3-6-18

#bekind #bethenicekid

reviewjournal.com

2 students at different Clark County schools arrested for guns

FYI: https://www.reviewjournal.com/crime/2-students-at-different-clark-county-schools-arrested-for-guns/

reviewjournal.com The students — a male and a female, both 17 — were taken into custody at Palo Verde High School in Las Vegas and Desert Rose High School in North Las Vegas. Police say neither of the st…

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2018-2019 School Calendar Survey

A teacher friend shared this! Teachers and parents have the opportunity to vote on next year’s school calendar.

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Lorna Kesterson Elementary School

Missing a jacket? Check out lost and found this week!

It's been chilly this week and our Lost and Found box is full. Jackets will be spread out on the stage steps for students to reclaim their items. Thank you.

B-I-N-G-O!

Lorna Kesterson Elementary School

Just a reminder that tomorrow, February 28th is the last day to purchase a yearbook. Yearbooks are $20 and no extras will be ordered.

Need some or know someone who needs some community service hours? We have two upcoming events (BINGO for Books 3/2 & Spring Carnival April) that could use your help. Please sign up and get more information here:
http//:www.memberplanet.com/s/lornajkestersonpta/orgvolunteers

We appreciate any time you can give. Thank you in advance.
Please feel free to pass this along.

Shellie Mazzella
VP Membership
Kesterson ES PTA

We can hope you can join us for this wonderful restaurant night!

Have you seen the new signs! Reminder, Please be aware! Keep Lorna Kesterson Elementary School safe.

lasvegasnow.com

Police release sketch of man who tried to lure child into car

Be Aware!

lasvegasnow.com Police have released a sketch of a suspect who tried to lure a child into his car, according to investigators. 

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Share This With All the Schools, Please – Momastery

Warrior on! Our teachers are heroes.

momastery.com A few weeks ago, I went into Chase’s class for tutoring. I'd emailed Chase’s teacher one evening and said, “Chase keeps telling me that this stuff you’re sending home is math - but I’m not sure I believe him. Help, please.” She emailed right back and said, “No problem! I can tutor Chas...

Enjoy the long weekend! See you all back on 2/20

Lorna Kesterson Elementary School

We have a few reminders to share. There is no school Feburary 15,16 and 19th. Enjoy your extended President's Day weekend. Yearbooks are still on sale through Feburary 28th. No extra yearbooks will be ordered. Our hygiene drive is still going on. Isibindi and Heikma have the most collected so far.

Henderson Libraries

What a fun project to do with your kids

The gold medal 🥇 goes to our Youth Services staff at the Gibson Library for showing kids how to make these fun figure skaters ⛸ at a recent #winterolympics themed program!

#STEAM #STEM #library #crafty

Lunch prep: TODAY after school
2LT: Bring an extra lunch tomorrow 2/13

Henderson Libraries

We're all familiar with Little Free Libraries, but this one is extra special! A retired professor here in the Vegas Valley created an outdoor community library, complete with a mini beach and a waterfall. What a great way to encourage reading!

One more day!!!!! Last day to bring in reams of paper for our snowball fight is MONDAY Febraruy 5th

Here's some information on the new volunteering policy. The instructions are a little confusing, but it you read carefully and do it one step at a time, it's doable.

Note: There is a fee and the badge is good for 5 years. If you wish to chaperone a field trip or are volunteering at school more than 4 days per month, you will have to complete this process.

Update: it does take 3-4 weeks to get your badge.

FAQ: Who is required to go through this process.
http://ccsd.net/community/protect-our-kids/pdf/REPRESENTATIVE.pdf

General info and application links:
http://ccsd.net/community/protect-our-kids/

ccsd.net

Protect Our Kids | Clark County School District

Here's some information on the new volunteering policy. The instructions are a little confusing, but it you read carefully and do it one step at a time, it's doable.

Note: there is a fee and the badge is good for 5 years.

FAQ: Who is required to go through this process.
http://ccsd.net/community/protect-our-kids/pdf/REPRESENTATIVE.pdf

General info and application links:
http://ccsd.net/community/protect-our-kids/

ccsd.net Rich, full-featured site offering school, employment, and community education program information.

ccsd.net

Protect Our Kids | Clark County School District

Here's some information on the new volunteering policy. The instructions are a little confusing, but it you read carefully and do it one step at a time, it's doable.

Note: there is a fee and the badge is good for 5 years.

FAQ: Who is required to go through this process.
http://ccsd.net/community/protect-our-kids/pdf/REPRESENTATIVE.pdf

General info and application links:
http://ccsd.net/community/protect-our-kids/

ccsd.net Rich, full-featured site offering school, employment, and community education program information.

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