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Mission Statement and Core Values


Anchored in excellence, Kent County Public Schools will provide personal learning experiences within a collaborative community of learners, that inspire our students to reach their highest potential and become engaged global citizens.

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KCPS Budget FY2020
KCPS MakerSpace Summer Camps
It is time to register for the KCPS MakerSpace Summer Camp! MakerSpaces provide a place for students with shared interests to gather and work collaboratively on projects.
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Maintenance of Effort
Maintenance of Effort
With our recent budget talks, you will often hear a reference to MOE or Maintenance of Effort. Check out this wonderful clip for more information.
KCPS and Hegland Glass

In our Spy Art Minute this week, Aimee Boumiea, Kent County Public Schools, Visual Arts Teacher discusses the Arts enrichment program she created for her students. The program was developed in partnership with Tom McHugh and Arts in Motion, along with Patti and Dave Hegland of Hegland Glass.

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KCPS Awards Banquet
The KCPS Annual Awards Banquet was held on Monday, April 1 at the CRYCC. KCPS staff and faculty recognized the following winners:
Teacher of the Year, Kiri Krauss, KCHS
Support Employee of the Year, Chanelle Copper - KCMS
Promising Educator, Jessica Armino - KCMS
Kent County Becomes Seventh Maryland School System to Join Growing Youth Apprenticeship Program

Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing & Regulation

500 N. Calvert Street ~ Baltimore, Maryland 21202

Larry Hogan, Governor – Boyd K. Rutherford, Lt. Governor – James E. Rzepkowski, Acting Secretary

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Attention Parents
Attention Parents

Registration Process and Dates 

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Promising Educator Award
We are pleases to announce the finalists for the Promising Educator Award:
Ms. Jessica Arminio, 8th Grade Math Teacher, Kent County Middle School
Ms. Stephanie Grottendick, 3rd Grade Teacher, Galena Elementary School
Mr. Phillip Cygan, Math Teacher, Kent County High School
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Teacher of the Year and Support Employee of the Year Nominees
Please join us in congratulating our 2019 Nominees. This years winners will be announced at the Annual Banquet on April 1, 2019.
TOY: Ashlee Langer - GALES, Jennifer Fithian - HHGES, Jacquelyn Walters - RHES, Stephen Miller - KCMS and Kiri Krauss - KCHS.
SEOY: ChriShyra Blackson - GALES, Keith Dreisbach - HHGES, Jennifer Atkinson - RHES, Chanelle Copper - KCMS, Jennifer Kuhl-Depp - KCHS and Judith Usilton - CO.
Shore Opportunities in Kent County, MD
This video features local businesses in a variety of industries icluding manufacturing, agribusiness, retail, education, culinary, real estate, and the arts. 
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Student Technology - K-12

Kent County Public Schools will continue to provide a 1:1 learning environment for all children K-12 to help them reach their fullest potential. The technology department encourages you to select insurance in order to reduce the liability of replacing a device.
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Technology and KCPS
Technology and KCPS
Reliable, high-speed internet access in schools is so important in enhancing teacher-student engagement and providing customized learning experiences. View the video to see how KCPS, specifically H.H.Garnet Elementary School, is improving their educational resources through technology over a fiber internet connection.

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Upcoming Events
Spring Break: Schools/offices closed
Friday, April 19, 2019
Arbor Day Poster Contest Celebration - Gr 3 & 5
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
FineArts Showcase- Artists Preview
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
FineArts Showcase- Public View
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
FineArts Showcase- Showcase/Music Performance
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Elementary PARCC Math
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
90 minutes early dismissal
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Elementary PARCC ELA
Friday, May 10, 2019
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