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Welcome to the J.W. Killam Elementary School (Open Monday-Friday, 7:30-3:30 during the school year.)
The J.W. Killam Elementary School is a T.R.R.F.C.C. place where everyone belongs, where everyone achieves at their personal best and where everyone’s accomplishments are celebrated! It is our vision that our staff will work collaboratively to improve student learning and achie… Continue
The J.W. Killam Elementary School is a T.R.R.F.C.C. place where everyone belongs, where everyone achieves at their personal best and where everyone’s accomplishments are celebrated! It is our vision that our staff will work collaboratively to improve student learning and achievement so that every child will leave the J.W. Killam Elementary School having met or exceeded district and state standards.
Killam for Koalas!
Thank you to everyone who donated to our Killam for Koalas fund. We raised $234 which goes directly to the World Wildlife Fund, earmarked for animals impacted by the devastating fires in Australia. Way to show our koala pride!
Reading Public Schools FY'21 Budget Process Information
To learn information about the FY21 Superintendent's Recommended Budget, please click the link below.
News from the Curriculum and Learning Office - Elementary Report Card Updates
During November conferences, families of children in Grades One through Five will receive a copy of your child's first term report card. Kindergarten students do not get report cards in November. After November 22, report cards will be uploaded to your child's ELocker in their … Continue
During November conferences, families of children in Grades One through Five will receive a copy of your child's first term report card. Kindergarten students do not get report cards in November. After November 22, report cards will be uploaded to your child's ELocker in their Portal Account. Email report cards will not be sent home this marking period. This year's report cards have been revised. Click the link below to find an informational video from Superintendent Christine Kelley.
Parent Teacher Conferences
Parent Teacher Conferences for Term 1 will take place the week of November 17th, with no school for students on Friday, November 22nd. Teachers will send out conference time sign-up sheets.
2020-2021 Incoming Kindergarten Parent Presentation
See the attached presentation from the 2020-2021 Incoming Kindergarten Parent Information Session that took place on November 6, 2019.
Ms. Leveque's 2019-2020 Curriculum Night Presentation
Thank you for attending the 2019-2020 Back to School Curriculum Night! Please find attached Ms. Leveque's presentation.
Reading Public School 2019-2020 Bus Information
All bus information for Killam, Coolidge, Parker and RMHS is located at https://www.reading.k12.ma.us/news/2019-20-bus-information/.
Killam School Map, 2019-2020
School officially begins for students on Wednesday, August 28th. We cannot wait to see everyone! To help you find your classrooms, click on the map of the school listed below.
2019-2020 RPS School Calendar
Attached is the 2019-2020 RPS School Calendar.
2019-2020 School Supply Lists
The Killam School Supply lists for individual grade levels are located at the bottom of the homepage under the Students quick tab.
Letter from the School Committee regarding the Superintendent of Schools
Please find attached the letter from the Reading School Committee regarding Dr. Doherty's leave of absence.
Killam School Parent Handbook Quick Guide
The Killam School Council has created a Parent Handbook Quick Guide with answers to our most frequently asked questions, ranging from arrival and dismissal procedures to health policies to emergency procedures. Click on the attached link to access this guide.
2018-2019 Principal's Weekly Newsletter
The 2018-2019 Principal's Weekly Newsletter is up and running on the school website. Click the Weekly Newsletter "quick link" on the upper right hand corner of the Killam Homepage to view current and past newsletters from Ms. Leveque. Happy reading!
August 1, 2018
Want to keep up to date with the latest Reading Public Schools Curriculum and Instruction News? Visit the Student/Curriculum tab and check out Superintendent Doherty's blog, Assistant Superintendent Kelley's blog, Humanities Coordinator Straker's blog, and STEM Coordinator Leonard's Blog!

I want to...

go to the Reading Public Schools' District website.

go to the J.W. Killam Facebook page.

read the Reading Public Schools District Allergy Guidelines.

go to Think Central, the Math in Focus website.

add money to my child's lunch account.

see an interactive lunch menu through NutriSlice.

write a note to the office about dismissal or absence.

fill out a Reading Public School Medication form for the health office.

sign my child up to take the school bus.

update my CORI form (NOTE- this must be turned into the office in person, with a valid state ID)

see the 2019-2020 RPS School Calendar.

see the 2020-2021 RPS School Calendar.

access the 2020-2021 Incoming Kindergarten parent presentation from November 6, 2019.

I want to...

view District Policies

view District News

read the Killam School Improvement Plan

go to the Kids' Page of the Reading Public Library

I want to...

go the Aesop Substituting Service

go to Outlook

go to BaseLine Edge

go to the Techonology Helpdesk while in district

go to the Technology Helpdesk when out of district 

go to the Reading Education Foundation

go to the Computer Lab Signout

J. Warren Killam Elementary School
333 Charles Street | Reading, MA 01867
Phone: (781) 944-7831 | Fax: (781) 942-9186

Calendar All Events

Mar
3
Read Across America Spirit Day: Fox in Sox- Wear Crazy Socks!
Dates & Times 03/3/2020
All Day
Mar
4
Read Across America Spirit Day: Dress As Your Favorite Storybook Character!
Dates & Times 03/4/2020
5:37 pm -to- 5:37 pm
Mar
5
Read Across America Spirit Day: Cat in the Hat Wear a Crazy Hat!
Dates & Times 03/5/2020
All Day
Mar
5
PTO Presentation -- Speaker TBD
Dates & Times 03/5/2020
6:30 pm -to- 8:00 pm
Location All are welcome! Killam Library, 6:30-8 pm
Mar
20
No School - K-12 Teacher Inservice Day
Dates & Times 03/20/2020
4:11 pm -to- 4:11 pm
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