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March 12, 2019

Support the KES PTA during the Read-a-Thon!

State Testing

March 11, 2019

AIR testing dates and resources

FREE Cooking Class!

March 11, 2019

The Keystone Empowers You (KEY) collaborative and the Cleveland Clinic invite you to attend a FREE cooking class on Tuesday, March 19 at 6:30pm in the KES Cafe.

Keystone High School is hosting a Career Exploration Fair on Thursday, March 21.

Three teams from the KMS STEM Club impress at regional competition.

Open Enrollment

March 1, 2019

Keystone's open enrollment period is April 15-May 31, 2019

Family First Night

February 28, 2019

Keystone will hold Family First Night on Friday, March 15.

Dine to Donate

February 28, 2019

Dine to Donate at Grey Hawk Golf Club for Shayne Reisinger

Outstanding Instrumentalists

February 28, 2019

Keystone Band members shine at the Lorain County Solo and Ensemble Competition.

Free Supplies, Clothes, & More

February 25, 2019

Students, staff, and community members donate items to Keystone High School’s Kindness Closet. Presently, we have clothing, shoes, coats, hats and gloves, school supplies, self-care, book bags, lunch boxes, and more. Anyone in the community is welcome to receive these items, regardless of their association with Keystone Schools.

Coach Terry's Lasting Legacy

February 20, 2019

Coach Terry retires after 21 years at Keystone.

Substitute Teachers Needed

February 19, 2019

Keystone Local Schools are in need of substitute teachers for all grade levels.

Another Day Off for Students? What Do Teachers Do on Professional Development Days?

Access content discussed at the 8th grade transition to high school meeting.

Outstanding Vocalists

February 12, 2019

Outstanding vocalists earn stellar ratings at OMEA contest.

Kindergarten Meeting Recap

February 6, 2019

Keystone Elementary School hosted an Information Night for parents of incoming kindergarten students. If you were unable to attend, the information presented is available online.

Keystone High School Softball Coach Jim Piazza was named the 2017-18 Mideast Coach of the Year by the National Federation of High School Coaches Association.

FREE Boating Camp!

January 8, 2019

The Lorain County Metro Parks and the Spirit of America Foundation are offering a FREE, unique, hands-on, boating safety opportunity for Lorain County students ages 12-15 years. Space is limited to 90 participants, and an application and 50-word essay must be submitted by all potential participants by a deadline of April 1, 2019. The camp will take place this summer.

Proposed School Calendars

January 4, 2019

As we near the beginning of our next calendar year, we prepare our school calendars for the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 school years. Input from our community is important to us and thus we are seeking your feedback on the proposed calendars. The primary difference in the proposed calendars involves the division of the spring break holiday and Easter. Spring break would be the standard week, and students would still have Good Friday and Easter Monday off.

Keystone Schools implemented Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (PBIS) programs in 2017-2018 to recognize and commend positive behavior. PBIS programs reduce problem behavior, increase academic performance, reduce bullying behaviors, and generate a positive school culture.

Keystone’s Curriculum Coordinator Dave Kish and High School Counselors Meghann Redd and Alyssa Schwedt were featured as guest presenters at Northeast Ohio’s Transition Symposium at Kent State University.

Need Help with Homework?

January 1, 2019

KMS Homework Help is in the Middle School library every Monday and Wednesday from 2:45-3:30! Take advantage of this helpful resource!

Keystone Instrumental Music Teacher Brett Benzin received the prestigious Ohio Music Education Association’s (OMEA) Outstanding Young Music Educator Award. This recognition is awarded annually to young educators who are committed to excellence in music education and deserving of statewide acknowledgment.

The students in National Honor Society (NHS) were excited to welcome 22 new student members to their distinguished organization at the annual NHS Induction Ceremony.

KES Speech-Language Pathologist earns recognition for her stellar work!