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CSA Testing

posted Jan 15, 2017, 4:24 PM by Tracye McLean   [ updated Jan 15, 2017, 4:51 PM ]



Critical Skills Assessment testing begins Wednesday, January 18th. Please make sure students are here in school on time. Students should be in class prior to 7:30, ready to begin testing at 7:45. Below is the second quarter testing schedule. I
f further information is needed please do not hesitate to contact Mrs. Hiers.

Inclement Weather Reading

posted Jan 7, 2017, 4:47 PM by Tracye McLean   [ updated Jan 7, 2017, 4:47 PM ]

While you are home on Monday, January 9th and Tuesday, January 10th, pick up a good book and read. Sign into your RazKids accounts or TumbleBook and read, read, read! Keep a list of the books you've read and share some of the titles with me when you return to school Wednesday, January 11th.



PTA Winter Dance

posted Dec 4, 2016, 5:33 PM by Tracye McLean   [ updated Dec 4, 2016, 5:49 PM ]

The PTA be sponsoring a Winter Dance this Friday, December 9th! The dance will be 6:30 - 8:00pm at Kraft Elementary.  Any student that wishes to attend the dance will need a signed permission slip from their parent or guardian, as well as $3 to attend.  The PTA will be at the school every day this week from 7-7:30am to take money for the dance. Your student may pay at the door but we will need the permission slips in by December 7th. Thank you again for your support and we look forward to seeing everyone on December 9th for the Winter dance!

SCA Induction Ceremony

posted Nov 24, 2016, 8:07 AM by Tracye McLean   [ updated Nov 24, 2016, 8:14 AM ]

On Tuesday, November 22nd, the Induction Ceremony of the Student Council Association was held, welcoming 5 inductees. Envy Barrett will represent Kraft Elementary's student body as President and Natalee Harris as Vice President. Kayana Joseph will represent Kraft as Secretary, Jaden Perry, Treasurer and Brehonna Earley, Reporter. 

Special thank you to Mr. William Shakleford, Community Outreach Coordinator from the Attorney General's office of Virginia our guest speaker for a job, well done!  

Click here to view our SCA page.

Family Financial Literacy Night

posted Nov 5, 2016, 7:01 AM by Tracye McLean   [ updated Nov 24, 2016, 8:07 AM ]

Celebrate Financial Literacy Month with us! November is Financial Literacy Month. Kraft Elementary, in partnership with BayPort Credit Union, are joining forces to host a Family Financial Literacy Night on November 15th at 6:00pm. 

Please be on the look out for flyers with RSVP information. You may RSVP online as well. For more information please contact the main office (757) 825-4634. 

Savings Day

posted Sep 21, 2016, 5:56 PM by Tracye McLean   [ updated Nov 12, 2016, 8:43 AM ]

 Exciting News! BayPort Credit Union and Kraft Elementary School have formed a partnership, which will allow elementary school students to build savings accounts with BayPort Credit Union Here at Kraft.

BayPort Credit Union will be at Kraft for "Savings Day" every 4th Wednesday of each month. Magnets with "Savings Day" dates have been sent home with letters earlier this week. Students are able to open BayPort accounts and make deposits on "Savings Day" and receive goodies. 

No initial deposits are required, parents will need to include their student's Social Security number on the application and provide a copy of the parent's valid photo ID. For additional information please contact the main office.

Read more here

Parent Pick Up Forms

posted Aug 10, 2016, 7:18 AM by Tracye McLean   [ updated Nov 12, 2016, 8:43 AM ]

Car Pick Up forms are now available! Child pick-ups in the afternoon require a number card that identifies you with your child.  These numbers should be displayed in the window of vehicles that you will be using to pick up your child during dismissal time. Please do not give these numbers to anyone who is not authorized to pick up your child.

If you have any question and or concerns we have office staff readily available to assist you. To download a copy of the Parent Pick Up form, please click here. Car Pick Up forms are also available under the Parent Resources tab.

Student Orientation Day

posted Aug 4, 2016, 7:55 AM by Tracye McLean   [ updated Nov 12, 2016, 8:43 AM ]

Save the date...Kraft Elementary School will hold their 2016 - 2017 Student Orientation Day on Thursday, September 1st at 1:00pm! 

At orientation, parents and students will meet the school administrative team, classroom teachers, and other school staff members.

We are looking forward to a great year! Please make plans to join us on Thursday, September 1st for Student Orientation Day.

Kindergarten Round Up

posted Aug 2, 2016, 12:52 PM by Tracye McLean   [ updated Nov 12, 2016, 8:44 AM ]

Welcome future Kraft Cubs Families! August 23rd is just around the corner. That's right, Kraft Elementary Kindergarten Round Up 2016 - 2017 will be here before you know it.

Students will have the opportunity to meet their classroom teacher, administrators and take a peek at Kraft Elementary School. Student's with the last name A - L, will attend Round Up from 8:30am until 10:30am. Student's with the last name M - Z, will attend Round Up from 10:30am until 12:30noon.

2016 - 2017 Registration

posted Aug 2, 2016, 12:33 PM by Tracye McLean   [ updated Nov 12, 2016, 8:44 AM ]

It is time to start preparing for the 2016-2017 school year! Knowing that there may be many questions about this transition back to school as well as registering at a new school, we have office staff readily available to assist you with any questions and/or concerns you may have. 

If you are new to the district, please visit our district site for more complete information.

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