November 2017 Update

To our Kent families,

Next Coffee Talk on Wednesday, November 29
Please join us for Coffee and Conversation. We will share ideas and information about school events, as well as answer questions from community members. We have added two evening events in January and February 2018 at the Kent Free Library. See you there!

Wednesday, November 29, 2017—Little City Grill, 802 North Mantua from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, January 17, 2018—Kent Free Library, Second Floor Woodward Room, 6 to 7:15 p.m.
Wednesday, January 31, 2018—Little City Grill, 802 North Mantua from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, February 21, 2018—Kent Free Library, Second Floor Woodward Room, 6 to 7:15 p.m.
Wednesday, March 21, 2018—Little City Grill, 802 North Mantua from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, May 23, 2018—Little City Grill, 802 North Mantua from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, July 25, 2018—Little City Grill, 802 North Mantua from 8:30 to 10:00 a.m.

Roosevelt Library Media Specialist recognized by state group

 

 

 

 

From left, Roosevelt Library Media Specialist Jennifer Flaherty, student Brianna Courtney and Superintendent George Joseph.

Roosevelt Library Media Specialist Jennifer Flaherty recently received the 2017 OELMA Outstanding Individual School Library Award, which recognized her exceptional leadership in school library media programs. In addition, Roosevelt junior Briana Courtney received the 2017 READ ON Ohio! Award for the Northeast Ohio High School category after starting a book club at the high school. Ohio Educational Library Media Association (OELMA) is the premier Ohio organization for school library media personnel.

Hall of Fame Class of 2017 and 2018

Congratulations to the 2017 and 2018 Kent City Schools Hall of Fame inductees. The Hall of Fame inductee dinner and ceremony will be held on Saturday, April 7, 2018.

Hall of Fame Class                                2017                                            2018

Academic/Career:                                Dr. Danita Brown Young      Ron Pizzuti

Academic/Science:                              Dr. John Reith                     Michael J. Zucchero

Special Honorary Achievement:         Roger Di Paolo              Robert Wright

Athletics:                                                     James DeLeone               Cindy Dilley

Cultural/Performing Arts:                     Hakim Dermish                  

Thank you again for your continued support of the Kent City Schools.

George J. Joseph
Superintendent of Schools

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