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The 2023 KCPS Holiday Season with festive garland

December is a busy time of year for teachers, students and families! With holiday concerts, half days and Winter Break coming up, we've put together all the information highlighting this month's special events on one page. Go to for all the details.
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Family Opportunities and Community Partnerships

Learn more about opportunities for families in Kent County Public Schools and with our community partners.

Kent County Public Schools is an anchor organization that creates an environment of academic excellence through a collaborative, equitable and rigorous learning community.

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H.H. Garnet Elementary School kindergarteners perform "Ha Ha Holiday" during the Winter Concert.

Garnet Winter Concert video and photos

H.H. Garnet Elementary School held its Winter Concert Thursday evening, Dec. 7 in the Kent County High School Auditorium.
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A message from our superintendent with a photo of Dr. Couch

Setting the record straight on fall MAP scores

KCPS Superintendent Dr. Karen Couch published an op-ed in support of our teachers and highlighting the school system's efforts to create a top quality education for our students with investments in new programs, practices and strategies.
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Winter Concerts with festive garland and piano

Elementary and middle school concerts

All of our schools are holding their annual winter concerts this month.
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Citizen Advisory Committee with photo of students in a hallway

Citizen Advisory Committee here to help

Kent County Public Schools families and staff, as well as members of the broader community, have an advocate in the Citizen Advisory Committee.
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The 15th annual Seasonal Sensations: Kent County High School, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13 with photo of horn section from last year's concert.

KCHS Seasonal Sensations coming Dec. 13

 The stage is being set for the 15th annual Seasonal Sensations dinner and concert Wednesday, Dec. 13 at Kent County High School.
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The Kent County Special education Citizens' Advisory Committee presents the 6th annual Sensory Holiday Party: 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, kent County Middle School, with pictures of a gingerbread man, a Christmas tree and Santa.

Sensory Holiday Party set for Dec. 13

For students who receive special education or related services or have a 504 and their siblings, the Sensory Holiday Party will be held from Wednesday, Dec. 13 at Kent County Middle School.
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Kent County High School students in the Next Generation Scholars program learn about Creafill's facilities in Worton as part of a career tour Tuesday, Nov. 28.

Students take career tour of Kent County

On Tuesday, Nov. 28, the 2023 Maryland Business Roundtable for Education (MBRT) Career Tour hosted 27 Next Generation Scholars students from the 10th grade.
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Community Feedback Form. We want to hear from you! — with link

Kent County Public Schools ensures that our students come first. We are committed to providing academic excellence in a strong vibrant learning community facilitated through collaboration and built on trust. We welcome your questions, positive feedback and concerns.