Welcome to the homepage for Kester Avenue/Kester Magnet, a California Distinguished School! This web site is run by the Kester PTA, which is proud to support our school. If you have questions for the school administration, please visit this page for contact information.

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WHAT’S HAPPENING AT KESTER

 

* School Resumes January 9th

We hope everyone had an awesome Winter Break, full of fun and excitement as well as rest and relaxation. School resumes on January 9th.

* Coffee with the Principal- January 13th

Please join us on January 13th, at 8:15 a.m. in the Library for Coffee with the Principal.

* Save the Date- January PTA Meeting

Please join us on Wednesday, January 18th, at 8:15 a.m. or 6:00 p.m. in the Staff Lounge for our January PTA meeting followed by a Kesterfest Planning Meeting.  We will discuss upcoming elections for the PTA Board, Kesterfest Planning and preview the second half of the year.  We will also take a brief look at our new computer lab, containing the new iMacs purchased by the PTA.  Thank you parents for your support.

* Sign Up For Ralph’s Rewards Today

Want a free and easy way to support Kester? If you shop at Ralphs and have a Ralphs Rewards Card, your grocery purchases can support Kester at no cost to you! Register your Ralphs Rewards card to support the Kester PTA through the Community Contributions program, and a percentage of every purchase you make at Ralphs goes to benefit our students. Our participation brought in over $8,000 last year for PTA enrichment programs—the more families sign up, the better we do! Flyers went home in Backpack Thursday on September 1 with instructions on how to register online or over the phone. Instructions on how to sign up online can also be found at: https://www.ralphs.com/topic/community-contribution-2If you can’t find your flyer, pick up another copy in the main office or download a copy by clicking here. Returning Kester families: The Community Contributions program resets annually, so you must re-register to continue supporting Kester. Thank you!

* After School Treats Available Now

Support the PTA while getting something tasty to eat.  After school treats are available for sale, beginning on Tuesday with Kona Ice.  The PTA will also be offering pizza on Wednesday and ice cream on Friday, after school outside the auditorium.  Thank you for your support.