Weekly Announcements

Weekly Announcements 2017-05-24T14:16:07+00:00

Last Day of School

The last day of school for students will be Tuesday, May 30th.

Field Day Information

All kindergarten and 1st grade parents who turned in a Field Day Volunteer Slip should report directly to the Gym by 8:20AM on Thursday, May 25th to check in with Mr. Michner and get instructions for running Field Day events (1st grade) or for guiding a small group around the events (kindergarten).  This session will end at 11:00AM.

All 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grade parents who turned in a Field Day Volunteer Slip should meet Mr. Michner outside by the playground behind the school by 11:50AM to check in and get instructions for running Field Day events.  This session will end at 2:30PM.

If the weather is inclement on Thursday, we will utilize our Rain Date of Friday, May 26th.

If you are unsure that you turned in a volunteer slip, please contact the Kolling Office at 365-8577.  Thank you for your help in making Field  Day a fun and memorable day for the students of Kolling.

Art Awards

In April, several Kolling students had art on display at the district Art Show.  Two of our students received additional awards and a $100 gift card for United Art.  Miss Aubrey Neal from 1st grade won the Art Viewers Choice Award and Mr. Roman Pekny from Kindergarten won the Teachers Choice Award at the Lake Central School Corporation Art Festival.  Way to go!

News from the Kolling Library

All library books were due on Friday.  If your child has an overdue book, please have them bring it to the library on Monday.

The Kolling Summer Reading Challenge sheets were sent home on Friday with K-3 students.  If students read 1,970 pages over the summer and return the signed form on August 18, they will earn breakfast with Ms. Cruz and Mrs. Fertig, and a car magnet.

A Message from our Department of School Transportation



No experience needed, district provided CDL training
Competitive Wages & Benefit Package available once on Contracted Routes
Outstanding part time schedules – early morning & afternoon hours
Opportunity for extra-curricular events

Must pass DOT Physical & Drug Screen


Christian Flores
Director of Transportation
Lake Central School Corporation
8855 Wicker Avenue
St. John, IN 46373
Hours – 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Tutoring is Complete

There is no tutoring for the duration of this school year.

Lost and Found

At the end of the school year, any unclaimed items that remain in our lost and found will be donated to a local Goodwill.  Please be sure to check though items next time you are in the building, or have your child check.

Kolling Elementary Art and Music Show/Fundraiser

Thank you to Mr. Zak and Miss Lipke for a wonderful Spring Art and Music Program last Friday.  We hope you were able to make it out to see all the beautiful art work that our students created in class and listen to a wonderful music program.

Don’t Have Time to Shop for School Supplies?

The Kolling PTO has provided an opportunity for parents to purchase the entire package of next year’s school supplies by completing one simple order form and sending in your payment.  In order to avoid shopping on your own, you must order by check by May 25th or online by May 26th of this month.  Please see the attached flyer for ordering information:Kolling Elementary School Supply Order form.pdf

A copy of the 2017-2018 Supply List is also attached here:2017-2018 Supply May 1 (1).pdf

Lake Central Summer Athletic Camps

Lake Central High School Coaches and their student athletes will be hosting several summer camps this year for boys and girls in grades K-8.  For more information, please click on this attachment: LCHS Summer Athletic Camps.pdf

Brain POP

Kolling PTO continues to fund a Kolling Brain POP account.  All Kolling students have access to this online educational website.  Please add this to your favorites on your computers and tablets.  Brain POP is a great educational site where students can learn in ALL CONTENT areas and have fun doing it.  Login information is listed below.

Website: http://www.brainpop.com/

Username: kolling

Password: cougars​