Welcome to Kohlberg Elementary

Welcome to Olga B. Kohlberg Elementary School where our purpose is to prepare your child for college and life in the 21st century. Our faculty and staff are dedicated to providing an environment that is safe and nurturing to ensure the academic success and personal development of each student. We are committed to providing a variety of teaching approaches to help each child grow in his/her own individual way.

Kohlberg is a community school and fostering a sense of family is a priority. Parents are a child’s first teacher; therefore we believe the best learning environment is one in which parents, children and staff work collaboratively. As the old African proverb says, “It takes a village to raise a child.” For this reason, we ask for your assistance and support in providing the best educational experiences possible. Research shows that parental involvement is high on the list of factors contributing to a student’s success in school.

The Core Essential Values are an integral part of our community philosophy. To become productive citizens of the future, children need to develop a set of core values that will develop throughout their lives to guide their behavior and attitudes. This year, we will focus on ten core values that are the building blocks that form the foundation of character education. These building blocks are inseparable parts of a complete attitude that will help children achieve academically which will prepare them for their future college and career. Only through shared commitment can this goal become a reality.

Coyotes are College Bound

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Image result for colleges in usa Kohlberg is a No Excuses University campus!

Have your students wear a College T-shirt every Wednesday to school and help us promote the importance of college readiness!
Image result for PTO  We are excited to start a new year with our new Kohlberg PTO Board. We are looking forward to supporting our children, parents, teachers, and staff, and community here at Kohlberg. We invite you to be a part of such a great effort by joining PTO. Your membership goes a long way in providing activities, materials, and festivities to enhance our children's education. Please join today if you haven't done so already. Our goal is 100% membership!

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Dear Parent or guardian,


The El Paso Independent School District is launching the yearly School Climate Survey. We encourage you to make your voice heard and share your thoughts about your child’s school. We value your input, and thoughts help us make decisions about your child’s education!

Here are some things you need to know:

  • The survey is very different from prior years, it is shorter and should not take you more than 5 minutes to complete!

  • You can go to https://tx02201707.schoolwires.net/Page/1053

  • Your responses are anonymous!

  • You can take the survey in English or Spanish!

  • The survey will be open until April 10th, but we encourage you to participate early!


Thank you as always for your generous input!



Estimado padre de familia,


El Distrito Escolar de El Paso está lanzando la encuesta anual del ambiente en las escuelas. Le invitamos a participar y compartir su opinion acerca de la escuela de sus hijos. ¡Valoramos su opinión y sus respuestas nos ayudaran a mejorar la educación de sus hijos!

Aquí están algunos datos que debe saber:

  • ¡La encuesta es mucho más corta que otros años y no debe tomarle más de 5 minutos responderla!

  • Para responder la encuesta solo tiene que ir a https://tx02201707.schoolwires.net/Page/1053

  • ¡Sus respuestas son completamente anónimas!

  • ¡Puede responder a la encuesta en inglés o español!

  • La encuesta estará disponible hasta el día 10 de abril, pero le recomendamos contestarla a la brevedad possible.

Le agradecemos de antemano su tiempo.

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Testing Dates:

March 8      2nd grade TELPAS

March 21   5th grade TELPAS

March 22   4th grade TELPAS

March 23   3rd grade TELPAS

March 28   4th grade Writing and 5th grade Math

March 29   5th grade Reading

May 8         3rd and 4th grade Math/ 5th grade Math retest

May 9         3rd and 4th grade Reading/ 5th grade Reading retest

May 10       5th grade Science