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Barnes Elementary School
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Mrs Morse's "Bear Cave"
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Rolling Out the Red Carpet
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Spirit Day - Treat Day
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100th Day of School
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St. Patrick's Day
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McTeacher Night
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All School Read In
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Award Winning School
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Kindergarten Graduation June 2016
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About Our School

"We Make Learning Happen For Every Child, Every Day"


Christine McDaniel

School Report Card

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Barnes Elementary
401 Barnes St,   Kelso, WA 98626
Phone: (360) 501-1500 Fax (360)501-1510
Contact Webmaster at  bar.webmaster@kelsosd.org

School Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday:8:45 a.m. – 3:25 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:45 a.m. – 1:55 p.m.

Directions to Barnes

Our Reading Stats

School Report Card 2015-16

Book Fair

Come visit our Happy Camper Book Fair March 17-24th in the Library.  The grand opening will be March 17th from 5-6:30 pm.  During the week of March 20-24th we will be open before and after school.  Online shopping is already open.  Click here for more information and to shop online.


Spring Concert

All Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd graders along with the choir students will be performing in our Spring Concert on Friday, March 24th at 2:30 pm.


School Newsletter

Click here to read the "February Newsletter Newsletter"


Elementary Lunch Menu

Check out what's for lunch on our Elementary menu. Lunch Prices Paid: $2.55 Reduced: .40 Adult: $ 3.35 Milk: .35 


Elementary Calendar

Barnes Student Council

Are you interested in developing leadership skills, planning projects, and leading activities for our school?  Then Student Council is what you need.  We will be meeting in Rm 3 on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays after school from 3:30-5:00 pm starting September 1st.  It is open to all students. 


Snow Make-Up Days

Snow make-up days have been announced.  They are on January 23rd, February 17th, March 9th, March 10th, June 14th, June 15th, and June 16th.  Click here for more information.


Family Support

Family Support hours will be held on Thursdays from 10AM to 12PM. Appointments can be scheduled in person with office staff or by calling the office at 501-1500.   Mr. Jake and Mrs. Viscuso are also available for “drop ins” as their schedule allows.  Family support is individualized for each family’s unique needs and can address both home and school issues ranging from parenting concerns to accessing community services.  For more information, click here.


Barnes Bears

Click here to learn what it takes to be a Barnes Bear!


Inclement Weather

Bad weather is approaching quickly.  Click here to learn more about the Inclement Weather Plan.


School Supply List

To see the list click here. 

Why We Work at Barnes

Click here to learn why some our teachers have chosen to work here at Barnes instead of another school or district.


A.L.I.C.E. Protocol

We Live in Different Times...Different Times Require Different Measures.  Click here to learn what Kelso School District is doing to help keep your children safe in an emergency situation.  Click here to learn more about the A.L.I.C.E. training and how it relates to your children.


2016/2017 Student Rights and Responsibilities

Click here to read the 2016/2017 Student Rights and Responsibilities Handbook.


Non-Discrimination Statement

 Click here to read Kelso School District's Non-Discrimination Statement.


Home Liason

Are you in between housing? Click here to learn how we can help.

Don Iverson - Kelso School District Contact


End of Trimester 2
Start Date/Time: Wednesday, March 8, 2017
End Date/Time: Wednesday, March 8, 2017
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