Kendall Demonstration Elementary School
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Especially for Families

Welcome to the KDES Family Home Page!

This page is for families of KDES students. We want to give you all the information you need to participate in the IEP process, plan your visits to the school, attend KPTA meetings, and more.

Contact Information

Kendall Demonstration Elementary School
800 Florida Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20002-3695

(202) 651-5206 (Voice)
(202) 250-2761 (Videophone)
(202) 651-5646 (FAX)
(202) 651-5425 (en Espanol)

Key Contact Information for the Clerc Center


Legal Safeguards

FERPA: The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (20 U.S.C. § 1232g; 34 CFR Part 99) is a federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds under an applicable program of the U.S. Department of Education.

Procedural Safeguards: This notice explains procedural safeguards that apply to students who are placed at the Clerc Center by their parents.


School Resources

School Calendar

Parent-Student Handbook (PDF)

Parent-Student Handbook - Spanish (PDF)

2010 KDES AYP Interpretive Guide (PDF)

Harassment/Nondiscrimination Policies

Kendall Parent Teacher Association

No Child Left Behind (NCLB) at the Clerc Center

Shared Reading Project
The Shared Reading Project is designed to teach parents and caregivers how to read to their deaf and hard of hearing children using American Sign Language and to use strategies to make book sharing most effective.

Flu information and updates


Additional Resources and Forms

Handling Food Safely: Signcasts