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Catch up on the latest news, stories and celebrations from Kent County Public Schools.
KCPS Education Foundation Fundraiser, Wednesday, Sept. 27 at Deep Blue at Kitty Knight (pictured)

Deep Blue at Kitty Knight supports KCPS foundation

Dine in at Deep Blue anytime between noon and 8 p.m. and the Galena restaurant will donate 20% of all proceeds to the Kent County Public Schools Education Foundation.
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Kent County Free Laptop Program with QR code and link

Kent County Free Laptop Program

The Kent County Free Laptop program provides free HP Chromebooks to any resident with income below 200% the Federal Poverty Guidelines.  
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Kent County Public Schools Back to School Nights — Find out what's in store for 2023-24

Back to School Nights in KCPS

 Back to School Nights provide principals and teachers an opportunity tell families what they can expect for their students this year.
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free family workshop on "Behavioral Challenges" with Dr. Joanne Kling

Free family workshop Sept. 27

Dr. Joanne Kling to hold a free family workshop on "Behavioral Challenges" from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27 at Kent County Middle School.
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Teachers John Keller and Cheryl Bachmann greet Kent County High School ninth-graders as they enter the building Tuesday morning, Sept. 5.

Students back in classrooms at KCPS

Our doors reopened Tuesday morning, Sept. 5, with teachers and staff greeting students and families for the start of the 2023-24 school year.
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David Jachimowicz' classroom at RHES

Photo Gallery: First Days of School

Summer vacation for Kent County Public Schools ended with the Labor Day holiday, as students returned to classrooms this week.
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Mark Buckel and kelley Melvin open the doors at KCMS

Photo Gallery: KCPS Open Houses

Families got a preview of schools and classrooms during open houses held Thursday, Aug. 31. They visited classrooms, met teachers and dropped off school supplies.
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KCPS updates website and mobile app

In an effort to better reach students and families, Kent County Public Schools has updated its website and mobile app.
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Free school meals

Free school meals for KCPS students

Kent County Public Schools is fortunate to be able to provide free breakfast and lunch to all students this year.
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Denise Smith, left, of Sweet Cheeks Bakery helps Rock Hall Elementary School Acceleration Academy students make cake pops similar to the truffula trees in "The Lorax."

How KCPS students spent summer vacation

The school doors were kept open throughout much of July with Acceleration Academies offering students a chance to boost their education over the summer.
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Important Dates for Back to School with photos of Dr. Couch and Gillian Spero and students entering Garnet

Important back-to-school dates for KCPS

Students in Kent County Public Schools are returning to classrooms soon and open houses have been scheduled to welcome them and their families back.
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Mark Buckel and Kelley Melvin with KCMS logo

KCMS Back-to-School Message

With great anticipation and enthusiasm, we extend a warm welcome to all of you for the upcoming 2023-24 school year.
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Kent County Health Department Back-to School Vaccine Clinic

Health department offering back-to-school vaccine clinics

The Kent County Department of Health is offering free vaccine clinics for children in August and September.
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Register now for Before Care at Garnet

We are excited to announce registration for the Boys and Girls Club of Harford and Cecil Counties Before Care Program at H.H. Garnet Elementary School is now open!
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New times for elementary schools

New times for elementary schools

For the 2023-24 year, the school day for Galena, H.H. Garnet and Rock Hall elementary schools will start and end earlier.
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