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Dates to Highlight:
September 16: Yogurtland Fundraiser, 12pm - 12am
September 20: Parent Choices meeting
8:15am (Library, in person)
5:30pm Zoom (Meeting ID: 818 310 2525 Password: kestermag
September 22: McDonald's Night
ELAC & SSC Elections
September 26: No school, Unassigned Day
September 28: PTA Meeting
8:15am (Auditorium, in person)
5:00pm Zoom (Meeting ID: 835 1025 4604 Password: kesterPTA1)
October 5: No school, Unassigned Day
October 7: Kester Spirit Day, Yogurtland Fundraiser, 12pm - 12am
Check Our Full Calendar For Workshops, Agendas and Zoom Info.
Kester Avenue Elementary, in the heart of Sherman Oaks, is a diverse learning community of over 1,000 students, teaching kindergarten through grade five. Our school is comprised of a home school and a gifted/high ability magnet school (grades 1-5). We emphasize the importance of learning in core academic subjects, and offer an enriched curriculum of art, music, science, and physical education. Kester is proud to be designated a California Distinguished School for its collaboration and parent involvement.
At Kester Avenue Elementary / Magnet, students experience a unique variety of enrichment programs and staff positions, including P.E. with the YMCA, computer lab instruction provided by ComputerWiseKids, a full-time science lab TA, Mystery Science, art classes, music classes, a full-time nurse's aide, field trip buses, and much more. Kester's highly-enriched education is made possible by the Kester PTA and generous contributions from our school community.
Kristine McIntire, Principal
Nancy Richards, Assistant Principal
Chon Ellis, Assistant Principal(Elementary Instructional Specialist)
Christina Karapetian, School Coordinator
Meggan Akins, Magnet Coordinator
5353 Kester Avenue, Sherman Oaks, CA 91411, US