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.
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
WHEN YOU VISIT
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.
Kindergarten - 6th grade
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.
California SB 277 Law effective January 2016 Immunization Requirements
for more information go to:
JOHN F. KENNEDY ELEMENTARY HOME of the KENNEDY EAGLES
35430 Blackburn Dr. Newark, CA 94560 ph. 510-818-3400 fax 510-713-9016 Child Care 510-818-3441
Kennedy School Calendar
Kennedy Eagles Passport to Success
Just a reminder that stamped Passports are due the last Friday of the month. Students will receive a prize for stamped passports. If you have signed up for Sangha (texting information application) Kennedy Facebook page, joined the PTA, walked in the Newark Days parade, attended a PTA or ELAC meeting, volunteered in the classroom, bought Scrip or attended Back to School Night your student will receive a stamp for each. Come by the office or classroom to get the passport stamped. Passports will be returned to the students for the next month of Kennedy School travels!
Dates to turn in Passports are:
MONEY FOR KENNEDY SCHOOL WHILE YOU SHOP!
Amazon donates 5% of the purchase to Kennedy Elementary PTA. Bookmark the link
and support Kennedy School every time you shop!
Please use online enrollment code: #3FA9B93624998
November Calender~Parent Teacher Conference~Thanksgiving Break
Nov. 14 -18 -1:05 dismissal
Nov. 14 -18 Kennedy Voices 1:15-2:15
Nov. 21 - 25 - Thanksgiving Break
Together Counts Healthy Playground Makeover Sweepstakes
When healthy, active lifestyles are taught at school and reinforced at home, real change can occur. That's why the Together Counts program provides free resources for use at home- complete with practical tips on everything from meal planning to family fitness-created especially for today's busy family.
Enter the Healthy Playground Makeover Sweepstakes today and everyday through March 24th for your chance to win a $30,000 grant and a new Playworld playground for Kennedy School. go to
for official rules
Coffee with the Principal
Next meeting November 2nd