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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    Scholastic Book Fair
    October 20th-24th
    Family night for the book fair is October 23rd from 3:30-5:00PM.  This is a great opportunity for parents to visit the book fair with their child and get them excited about reading. We hope to see you there! 
    For more information about the book fair or to order books online, please click here
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    Upcoming Dates to Note
    October 20th-24th: Scholastic Book Fair
    October 24th: Grade Cards sent home with students 
    October 27th: Elementary Parent/Teacher Conferences (Evening)  
    October 29th: Awards Assembly for grades 3-6 @ 1:00PM in the gym
    November 14th: Picture Retakes 
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    Story Time with Grandparents
    October 20th-23rd 
    Every grandparent will be welcome to visit their grandchild's classroom and the book fair during their scheduled time. 
    October 20th: 6th Grade: 1:00-1:45 book fair & 1:45-2:00 classroom visit 2nd Grade: 1:00-1:45 classroom visit & 1:45-2:00 book fair
    October 21st: 5th Grade: 1:00-1:45 book fair & 1:45-2:00 classroom visit 1st Grade: 1:00-1:45 classroom visit & 1:45-2:00 book fair
    October 22nd: 4th Grade: 1:00-1:45 book fair & 1:45-2:00 classroom visit 3rd Grade: 1:00-1:45 classroom visit & 1:45-2:00 book fair 
    October 23rd: Kindergarten: 1:00-1:45 book fair (report to child's classroom first) & 1:45-2:00 classroom visit 
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    Attention East Knox Elementary Parents
    There is an ongoing volunteer opportunity every Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00-11:30 AM helping with the Bulldog School Store.  If you are interested in volunteering your time and helping out with the school store, please contact Denise Opfer at (740)397-9679. 
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    Coats for Kids
    October 1st-31st
    The Kiwanis Club of Mount Vernon is sponsoring Coats for Kids again this year.  They are collecting gently used coats that the Salvation Army and Interchurch Social Services will distribute to children and families as needed in our community.  If you are interested in donating a coat, East Knox Elementary is one of the drop off sites again this year with a box located across from the office.  Thanks! 
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    School Fees 
    School fees for the elementary school for the 2014-2015 school year are $40 per student.  Payments can be sent to school with your student(s) or can be paid in the elementary office.  Thank you. 
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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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