Kent School District elementary schools are overcrowded by more than 1,000 students. The current total capacity for elementary buildings is 13,244 and student enrollment is 14,689. Seventeen of the schools have student enrollment numbers greater than the building capacity.
National School Busy Safety Week, October 17-21, reminds parents, students, and drivers about the importance of keeping roads safe for children traveling to and from school, and how important bus drivers and transportation staff are to students’ safety and education.
For those who will need options for childcare and activity coordination on Wednesday afternoons during the new early release schedule, find options here.
We are excited to announce a new schedule with a two-hour early release on Wednesdays for the 2017-18 school year.