April Update

April 2017

To the Kent community,

We are looking ahead to a great spring filled with special events and concerts recognizing our terrific students. Here are just some of the activities planned for April.

Wednesday, April 19 ∙ 7 p.m.
Kindergarten Registration Night
at Davey, Holden, Longcoy and Walls elementaries

All-day kindergarten is offered at no cost to students in the Kent City Schools. Kindergarten Registration Night will be held on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at7:00 p.m. at Davey, Holden, Longcoy, and Walls Elementary Schools. Parent/guardian(s) must register their child at their assigned attendance area school. Parent/guardian(s) of children who will be five years old on or before August 1, 2017, should plan to attend. Please complete the online 2017-18 New Student Enrollment Form athttps://www.kentschools.net/resident-enrollment/. The links to the necessary registration forms are also available on this page. Please print and complete them, and bring them to Registration Night.If computer access is needed, registration packets will be available for early pick-up beginning Thursday, April 13, 2017, at each of these buildings. Computers will be available that night for any parent/guardian(s)unable to complete the New Student Enrollment Form prior to Registration Night.

Thursday, April 20 ∙ 6:30 p.m.
Davey Elementary
Davey Expo

Saturday, April 22 ∙ 10 a.m.
Roosevelt High School
Kent Area Chamber of Commerce and RHS DECA Community Expo

Tuesday, April 25 ∙ 7 p.m.
Roosevelt High School
Stanton Spring Choir Concert

Wednesday, April 26 ∙ 6:30 p.m.
Davey Elementary
First Grade Concert

Thursday, April 27 ∙ 7 p.m.
Roosevelt High School
Stanton Band Concert

Saturday, April 29 ∙ 7:30 p.m.
Roosevelt High School
Junior-Senior Prom

Meet our ILEP Scholars from Philippines, Uganda
Two teachers, who are part of the International Leaders in Education Program (ILEP) at Kent State University, are working with students at Stanton Middle School. The ILEP program is funded by the U.S. Department of State and brings outstanding teachers from around the world to the U.S

Jannet Nambaziira and Graziella Decano

Jannet Nambaziira and Graziella Decano

Graziella Decano from the Philippines is teaching with Sarah Canter and Jannet Nambaziira from Uganda is teaching with Lindsay Potok.

Thank you for your continued support of the Kent City Schools,


George Joseph
Superintendent of Schools