August Update

Dear parents,

Welcome back to a new school year. We look forward to seeing our students on Wednesday, August 16. Our buildings are clean and shiny thanks to the hard work of our maintenance staff.

Important back to school information

RHS Freshman Parent Orientation – 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 10

SMS New to the District 7/8 Student Orientation – 10 a.m. on Friday, August 11
Stanton 6th Grade Back to School NightLegacy Team – 5 p.m. on Monday, August 14
Stanton 6th Grade Back to School Night – Megaminds Team – 5:30 p.m. on Monday, August 14
Stanton 6th Grade Back to School Night – Buckeyes Team – 6 p.m. on Monday, August 14

Davey/Holden/Longcoy/Walls Elementary Supplies Night – 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Monday, August 14

RHS Freshman Kick-Off and Opening Assembly –  9a.m. -1:30p.m. on Tuesday, August 15
RHS New Student Orientation Meeting – 11 a.m. on Tuesday, August 15

First Day of School for 1-12 grades on Wednesday, August 16)

RHS Premiere of Bands – 7 p.m. on Wednesday, August 16

First Day of School for Preschool and Kindergarten on Monday, August 21

Watch for your Kent calendar
Our Kent City School calendars were mailed to residents in early August. If you did not receive a calendar, please stop by the Administration Building at 321 North DePeyster Street to pick up a copy.

New to the district?

If you are a new resident of the Kent City Schools or interested in enrolling in our Schools, please go online to Our new Centralized Registration Center located at the district’s Board Offices at 321 N. DePeyster Street is a one-stop, convenient way for parents to enroll their children in the Kent City Schools. We welcome our new families and want to make the enrollment process easy and efficient. If you have any questions, please e-mail us at or call the Enrollment office at 330-676-7675.

Thank you for all you do for our students,

George Joseph