Learning and IMPROVEMENT
This year’s Summer Reading program is themed “Be a Reading Super Hero”. Kids around the country will be reading over the Summer to win a “Best in State” recognition and special mention in the Scholastic Book of World Records. View more here.
Our goal is to present our students with real problems that affect our school and community so that they can find possible solutions through research and discovery.
Student of the Week
Each week Kilmer selects a student of the week who demonstrates and exceeds as a self-directed learner, quality producer, collaborative worker, and respectful responsible citizen.
Clubs and Groups
Student Council exists for students to become involved in the affairs of the school, working in partnership with school management, staff and parents for the benefit of the school and its students.
When: Select A and B days
Chorus is an elective fifth grade student singing group. During this activity, fifth grade students will be singing with other children a varied repertoire of music while gaining musical independence. Students will also perform at various events during the school year.
When: A and C days
Student Safety Patrol
Patrol is to ensure students are safe and responsible while entering and exiting the hallways, washrooms and lunchroom at Kilmer.
Helps support our district’s wellness goals for our students. We support our students by providing them with an opportunity to stay active in an organized and constructive way. Students set their own goals and use the social and emotional benefits of working together as a team to strive towards meeting those goals.
When: B days
Recreational sports organized and held at Kilmer to support student physical fitness, health, and happiness.
Make a Difference Club
The goals of the club would be to teach children to give back to the community and to participate in activities that make them feel good about helping others.
When: E days
Tech club provides students with 21st Century skills and learning opportunities to explore, create, and lead in educational technology.
When: B and E days
Battle of the Books
4th and 5th grade students participate in a “game-show” like contest. Students answer questions from various books read by the teachers.
When: B days
Art club provides students various opportunities to learn and explore creative methods of art and design.
When: C days
Pep squad is a extra curricular group composed of fifth graders who perform pom/dance routines at the all-school spirit assemblies.
When: D days
- Book Fairs
- Family Night
- Movie Night
Kilmer continues long traditions of school-wide, family, and community events throughout the school year. Each event occurs within a particular trimester. Below is a list of some of our big events, however please refer to our school calendar to find out about events and their dates/times.
- Cooper Run
- Family Breakfast
- Fun and Fitness
- Jump Rope for Heart