School News

Mr. Williams, Principal
Telephone: 707-464-0340
Fax: 707-482-0404

School Information 2016-2017

Technology and Learning Survey Grades 3-5 Bess Maxwell
           Technology and Learning Survey Parent/Guardians Bess Maxwell          
Certificated Staff Tech and Learning Survey for Bess Maxwell
 Please complete the appropriate survey by June 3rd

June 2017 Reminders

Last Week of School 2016-2017
Monday, June 12, is a Regular School Day - Dismissal 2:30 p.m. - the Atter School Program is in session  - Spirit Week - Crazy Hair Day

Tuesday, June 13, is a Regular School Day - Dismissal 2:30 p.m. - the After School program is in session - Spirit Week - Williams Day - Dress like Mr. Williams or Ms. Kat Williams

Wednesday, June 14 is a Minimum Day - Dismissal is 12:40 p.m. - the first bus leaves at 12:40 p.m. - the After School Program is in session, the ASP bus leaves at 4:30 p.m.
 Spirit Week - Wear Pajamas Day

Thursday, June 15  is a Minimum Day - Dismissal is 12:40 p.m. - the first bus leaves at 12:40 p.m. - the After School Program is in session, the ASP bus leaves at 4:30 p.m.
Spirit Week - Blue and Gold Clothing School Spirit Day


All Wednesdays are District Wide Minimum Days - Staff Development - 12:40 Dismissal

Breakfast is served in the Multipurpose Room - 7:35 a.m. daily

The MKS Bus Routes are posted on the DNCUSD Transportation Page 
paper copies of the MKS bus route is available in the school office 
Please call Transportation with bus route related questions 464-0250

After School Program Applications are available outside Room 11 - Kids First Room

Common Sense Media
Margaret Keating Elementary School realizes the importance of being a good steward of technology.  We are making it a priority for all students to receive digital citizenship and literacy lessons.  To best support our efforts, our school district has partnered with Common Sense Education to provide resources for our students, staff and families within the Del Norte Unified School District as the first step, you may check out this link for Common Sense Media

See the Family Tip Sheet - Common Sense on Digital Life in Education 
under the News and Bulletins heading

Campus open for Breakfast - 7:35 am
Breakfast served - 7:35 am
Classes begin - 8:15 am

See the MKS bus schedule on the 
Del Norte County Unified School District Main Page
under "Transportation"

After School Program Applications are available
 in room 11 for the 2016 school year


Student Release
Wednesday & 
Minimum Days
Dismissal is 12:40pm

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
Dismissal is 2:30pm

Margaret Keating
General Contact Information
School Office 

MKS Physical Address  
300 Minot 
Creek Road
Klamath, CA 95548

MKS Mailing Address
301 West Washington Blvd
Crescent City, CA 95531

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School News & Event Information
  • After School Program is in session  - Bus Departs 4:25 p.m. Daily 
  • Families are always invited to our regular Award Assemblies  to honor MKS students. 
12:40 pm - Minimum Days/Early Out - Staff Development every Wednesday - the regular bus will depart school grounds at approximately 12:45 p.m.  
IMPORTANT NOTE - Kindergarten Registration
Kindergartem registration begins for Margaret Keating students in the spring. Please feel free to stop by the office to talk to the secretary about the specifics of enrollment. There are several forms to be completed; information required from parents include proof of immunizations, birth certificate documentation and proof of residency in California. 

School Site Council
School Site Council meetings are held each month during the regular school year. All families are invited to come to learn about the council.  If you have questions, feel free to call the office for more information.

General Registration
Registration Packets are available in the Margaret Keating Elementary office; to register please bring your child's Birth Certificate, Immunization Record and Proof of Residency. The school office is open from 7:45 am to 4:00 pm during the school year.

Margaret Keating Telephone Calls
Feel free to contact the school office 464-0340 between the hours of 7:30 am and 4:00 pm, the school secretary, will be happy to help you. The automatic voice message system will pick-up your call once the phone rings four times, so be certain to stay on the line.  Please leave a message, the telephone voice mail is checked routinely throughout the day to take your messages and return calls. After hours, you will be transferred to the After School Program, stay on the line and follow the prompts. 

Transportation Information
Contact the School District Transportation Department with  bus stop  location questions at 707-464-0250 for the Transportation Director, Derrick Campbell or 707-464-0251 for Dispatch.

The bus schedule is located on the Del Norte County Schools front web page, please take a look to find the time the school bus will stop near your home in Klamath or feel free to call the school office @ 464-0340.

After School Applications:
Registration packets for the After School Program are available in the office at 7:45 a.m. The registration forms must be returned to the ASIS coordinator, Mrs. Veronica Van Mechelen in Room 11 or to the office for enrollment in the program.

Wednesdays are Minimum School Days  
Students are released at 12:40 p.m. to allow teachers and administrators to attend Staff Development meetings.

MKS offers kindergarten through sixth grade classes
The Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) is looking for volunteers to become involved in fun activities and assist with fundraising for our students.  Feel free to contact Elsie Wilder at 464-0340 or email her at if you are interested in helping.
All Day - Every Day! School Attendance Matters!
If your child is absent, please send a note with your student or call  the office at 464-0340 to excuse the absence. 

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