Welcome to East Knox Elementary
Congratulations To East Knox Local Schools 

Dear Superintendent: 


On behalf of the State Board of Education and Ohio Department of Education, we congratulate you on your district’s exemplary performance during the 2011-2012 school year.  Achieving the ranking of Excellent on the 2011-2012 Local Report Card is a testament to the hard work and dedication of your teachers, staff, students, parents and community.



We understand that the process to finalize the results for the 2011-2012 school year has delayed celebrating your success and we appreciate your patience.


Congratulations again on your achievements, and best wishes for continued success this school year.



East Knox Elementary School
23081 Coshocton Rd.
Howard, OH  43028
Fax: 740.599.6397
School Hours
8:45 am-3:15 pm
Mrs. Lisa Brown, Elementary Principal
740-599-7000, Ext. 3001
Ms. Corby Frere, Assistant Elementary Principal and Student Services Director
740-599-7000, Ext. 1008
Mrs. Donna Buckingham, Building Secretary
740-599-7000, Ext. 3002
Ms. Angela Wells, Dispatcher - Transportation
740-599-7000, Ext. 1016
Mr. Steve Larcomb, Superintendent
740-599-7000, Ext. 1001


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    Backpack Giveaway
    When: Saturday, August 9th from 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Where: East Knox Elementary
    Who: EK Elementary Students K-5th Grade 
    (Note: The student needs to accompany their parent or guardian to receive a backpack.)
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    Upcoming Dates to Note
    May 29th: Kindergarten Graduation at 1:30 PM in the elementary gym
    May 30th: Last Day of School
    July 7th-10th, 9:00 AM-11:30 AM: 3rd Grade Reading Summer School (2013/14 3rd graders, invitation only)
    August 4th-15th, 9:00 AM-11:30 AM: Summer School Grades 1-3 (in 2014/2015 school year), no busing 
    August 18th, 6:00 PM-7:00 PM: Open House for grades 1-6 in the Elementary building
    August 20th: First Day of School
    August 20th and 21st: Kindergarten testing (by appointment during the school day)
    August 21st, 6:00 PM: Kindergarten Orientation in Elementary building
    August 22nd: Kindergarteners first full day of school
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    6th Grade Parents
    All students are REQUIRED to have a Tdap booster vaccine prior to entering the 7th grade next year.  At this time, immunizations are available at the Knox County Health Department by appointment on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays from 8:00 a.m. to noon and 1:00-4:00 p.m.  Please call (740)392-2200 to speak to the health department directly for more information or to make an appointment.  Once your student has the vaccine, please provide East Knox Elementary School with proof of having received the booster.
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    It is time to re-enroll in the Krogers Community Rewards Program. 
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    For iPad cables/adapter replacement information, please click on the below link.
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     Books          Infohio
    Please be sure to check out the teacher websites for information regularly. In addition, please check Sue Beachy's page under the "Teacher" heading to access both the library online catalog, and Infohio, our free database, which is packed with many excellent sources of information, like World Book Online, Biography Reference Bank, Science Online, and many more. To use Infohio at home, have your child stop in the library to get a username and password. All families of school children in Ohio may access this information-packed site.
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