Key Maker Award

Congratulations to the 2014-15 Key Maker Award winner.  The Key Maker Award is sponsored by the Parent Mentor Program.  It is meant to provide an opportunity for parents to recognize Kent City Schools’ personnel and volunteers that have played an important part in our student’s education.  The 2014-15 awardee at Walls Elementary School was Mary Rozum.  Congratulations and thank you for making a key to open the door to education to all the children you serve.



Some people see a closed door and turn away,

Others see a closed door, try the knob,

If it doesn’t open, they turn away.

Still others see a closed door, try the knob,

If it doesn’t open, they find a key,

If the key doesn’t fit, they turn away.

A rare few see a closed door, try the knob,

If it doesn’t open, they find a key,

If they key doesn’t fit,


Is there a KeyMaker in your child’s education? We would like to recognize Kent City School’s employees and volunteers that have been KeyMakers, those who open doors for students.  All nominated individuals will receive a certificate.  To naminate a KeyMaker visit

This program is sponsored by the Kent City Schools Parent Mentor Program.  The Parent Mentor Program assists parents of children with special needs in securing an appropriate education for their child.  We must receive all nominations prior to April 17, 2014.  Call 330-676-7661 or with questions.

Parenting Skills to Work with Children with ADHD

March 11, 2015 – 9:30 to 12:30 pm Free

A detailed look at ADHD, behaviors, and strategies.  Participants will learn ways to effectively work with their child at home and with their school district.  Presented by Sara Cool, LPCC-S, and Barb Werstler, LPCC-S, both from the Child Guidance and Family Solutions.  Registration required.  State whether or not you will stay for free lunch.  Sponsored by the State Support Team Region 8, the Parent Access Collaborative, and your Parent Mentor Program.  Summit County Educational Service Center, 420 Washington St., Cuyahoga Falls  OH.  For more info contact your Parent Mentor, 330-676-7661 or  To register, contact Alice Doyle 330-920-6634 ext. 511232 or