Children who turn 5 years old before September 1, 2013 are eligible to enter Kindergarten for the 2013-2014 school year. Registration packets are NOW available. Our Kindergarten parent information night was May 2nd, but we would be happy to answer any questions you may have.
The Kent Area PTA Council has 1 more open date this school year. They are open on May 28th. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also contact Mrs. Joan Johnson at East Hill Elementary if you are unfamiliar with the Clothing Bank. She will assist you with the needed voucher.
East Hill Elementary Hosted a Design Day for the new KaBoom! Playground at Turnkey Park on March 22. The city of Kent Parks, Recreation and Community Services, the Kent Parks Foundation, Disney VoluntEARS and organizers from KaBOOM! are designing and building a new playground at Turnkey Park. When the planning is finished, the KaBOOM! Team will be building the Project in ONE DAY on June 7th. For more information about the Project contact KaBOOM! Project Manager Katrina Hill at (202)464-6074 or email@example.com.
On Tuesday, February 26th, East Hill was recognized by Dr. Vargas, for meeting Annual Measurable Objectives in both Reading and Math in 2011-2012, for having the Largest Percent Increase in Proficiency in Math 2011-2012, and for acheiving the highest rating in the Kent School District as a Very Good School on the Washington Academic Acheivement Index. Way to go Blazer Bees!!!
Interested parties are invited to attend to learn more about the recommendations and comment on the issue.
Superintendent Vargas and KSD Refugee Transition Center Liaison Clair Chean were honored during the organization’s Council Awards Celebration for their support and contributions to the KSD community.
This is a great opportunity for prospective teachers and educational staff to have the chance to meet principals, administrators and representatives from our schools, and inquire about open positions in the Kent School District.