5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Parent Advisory Meeting - School Library
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM Choir
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM Drama Club
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM Spanish Club
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Cultural Diversity Day
3:25 PM - 5:00 PM Coding Club
3:25 PM - 5:00 PM High Flyer Club
Each spring, Kent School District provides School Climate Surveys to parents, students, and staff. The surveys include questions about expectations for students, school safety, the occurrence of bullying, and respect for diversity. In addition, parents and staff are asked about communication between school and home, awareness of Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP), and community involvement.
We have achieved Level One status. Level One, focuses on waste reduction and recycling practices. With county assistance, participants review the Best Practices Guide, develop an action plan, and complete actions and education/outreach in: waste reduction, recycling, hazardous materials management.
Congratulations to Horizon Elementary for receiving the academic achievement and proficiency award for the Largest Percent Affinity Group Increase in Reading Proficiency Award. Washington State Achievement Awards are given to schools that score in the top 10 percent of academic target areas over a three-year period. Proficiency awards are given to schools that lead the district in growth in specific student affinity groups for the past school year. Each school will be recognized at the June 11 school board meeting.
Forty teachers and educational staff associates have achieved national board certification this year.
The Kentridge High School Musical Theatre Program is presenting “Bring It On: The Musical,” April 29-May 9.
KSD is celebrating important contributors to student achievement and the district’s success during the week of April 20-24, 2015.
The new menu app provides parents and students access to daily menus directly from their smartphones and tablets.