Dates to Highlight:
May 25: PTA Meeting
8AM (in person in front of auditorium)
May 30: No school (Memorial Day)
June 2: PTA Ice Cream Social (6PM)
June 8: 5th Grade Culmination (8:30AM)
Early dismissal (1:50PM)
June 9: Early dismissal (12:30PM)
June 10: Last day of instruction
Early dismissal (12:30PM)
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Kester Avenue Elementary, in the heart of Sherman Oaks, is a diverse learning community of over 1,100 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.