Sangha App

Informational text /email app for your students class and whole school.  Information at your finger tips!!


If you are not getting Sangha messages please check your SPAM or JUNK mail.

If you do not see any messages PLEASE sigh up again at the link below.  2016 - 2017 classes will be updated in August


The folks at Sangha have just launched a new Parents Self Serve Signup.

Just click on this Signup link and enter our School Code: IGQ7CA

How it works
Once you sign up on the self serve page, you will receive an email invitation from Sangha with easy instructions.


To report your students absence please call the main school line at 510-818-3400 ( 24 hour voice mail). Leave your students full name, teacher name and reason for absence. Parents/Guardians will ...more


All Visitors on campus must come to the office and sign in during the school day this also includes all classroom volunteers and school helpers.

Please wear the appropriate sticker badge that are provide for you in the school office, while you are on campus. This is for the safety of all the children and staff at Kennedy Elementary. In case of an emergency situation every person on campus must be accounted for.

                       If you need to get something to your child, please stop at the school office first and the office staff will be happy to help you.  Please do not go directly to the classroom and disturb the teacher while they are in session.  Thank you in advance for your understanding.

Bell Schedule

Kindergarten - 6th grade

Monday- Thursday

8:10 a.m. - 2:32 p.m.


8:10 a.m. - 1:05 p.m.


4th - 6th grade

11:30 a.m. - 12:10 p.m.

Kindergarten - 3rd grade 

12:10 p.m. - 12:55 p.m.

Library News


Mrs. Lupita Rodriguez

Library Hours:

8:10 - 3:00

Tuesday - Thursday 


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35430 Blackburn Dr. Newark, CA 94560  ph. 510-818-3400 fax 510-713-9016 Child Care 510-818-3441

Walk Through Registration 2016/2017 Wednesday, August 17th


Kennedy School will have their Walk-Through Registration on Wednesday, August 17th 8:00 - 5:00. Tentative class assignments will be given out at this time.  Representatives from the PTA, ELA Committee, School Site Council will be available through out the day to answer questions.  You will be able to sign up for school events at this time as well as put orders in for Kennedy School spirit wear.  


For more information see attached:

Welcome back

Welcome Back ltr eng 16-17.doc

welcome back ltr spn16-17.doc

Walk through Registration

! Walk through registration 2015-2016.doc

! Walk through registration spn 2016-2017.doc

donation Supply List

! supply list 16-17 eng.doc

! supply list 16-17 spn.doc.docx




Kennedy School Calendar

2016 - 2017 School Year Registration

Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten/Fall Registration

For more information on the requirements for enrollment please see the Registration Guidelines under the

Registration Paperwork 16-17 SY.pdf

Parent Tab- Registration

Newark Unified School District website

Community Tab- New Student Registration


Oakland A's Step Up To the Plate with Kennedy School

Thank you to everyone who participated with the Oakland A's Team Up for Education!

With you help we raised $910 towards the beautification of our school!!



More fundraising and event information on the Fundraising/ Events tab


Coffee with the Principal

The dates have been changed to the 1st Wednesday of every month and will meet in Room 11 at 8:15.  Come by and have a chat with Miss Hughes and learn about the great things going on at Kennedy.

Child Nutrition

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To sign up for School Bucks contact the school office (510-818-3400) for your students ID#



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January.2016 spn.pdf

California SB 277 Law effective January 2016 Immunization Requirements

Now in effect SB277 the new immunization law which eliminates personal and religious belief exemptions to required California immunizations.  Students that currently have an exemption on file and will be entering 7th grade in August 2016 will need to immunized before entrance to 7th grade.

for more information go to: