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Vision, Mission, Vision Statement and Core Values


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

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KCPS Recovery Plan 2020-2021

Kent County Public Schools is  devoted to staying firmly anchored in excellence.  We remain deeply committed to ensuring that every child receives a quality education that promotes equity, rigorous and engaging curriculum, and offers a safe and nurturing learning environment.   Kent County Public Schools has taken careful consideration in developing the reopening plan for our district. 

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Back To School Vaccinations
The Kent County Health Department is offering Back To School Vaccinations on Thursday, August 13th - 9:00AM - 5:00PM and Thursday, September 17th - 9:00AM - 5:00PM.
Parent Survey - Re-opening of Schools
Parents as part of our preparations for the upcoming school year, we would like to gain feedback regarding the re-opening of schools in the fall, despite the uncertainty of current circumstances. The intent of this survey is for planning purposes only as we work to best support our students and families. The survey will be available on the KCPS website, mobile app, and social media.

Summer Reading Program
This year the KCPS Elementary Summer Reading program is in collaboration with the KCPL Summer Program.
Summer Meal Program
Summer Meal Program
Starting Monday, June 29, KCPS will be distributing meals to any child 18 years old and under from 11:30-1:00 at numerous locations. Read More for details and a list of pickup sites.
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Virtual Summer Learning Program for grades 1-8
Kent County Public Schools is excited to announce it is now accepting enrollment into its Virtual Summer Learning Program for grades 1-8. 
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KCPS Strategic Plan
The 2020 vision, mission and strategic plan reflects the critical priorities and distraict goals for educating students within the Kent County Public School System. 
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Teacher of the Year, Support Employee of the Year and Promising Educator Awards
At the May 18th KCPS Board of Education meeting, the winners were announced for this years Teacher of the Year, Support Employee of the Year and Promising Educator. Congratulations to all the winners. We appreciate your committment to KCPS Students!  Read More
Do You Need Help During COVID-19?
Crisis Services Available
Accessing Google Classroom
Accessing Google Classroom
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AASA School Administrator
AASA School Administrator
Bringing High-Speed Service to Remote Areas 
Cares Act Bus Wifi
KCPS is excited to announce we will use CARES Act funding to add wifi to several of our busses! Once complete, this will allow KCPS to deliver wireless internet access to areas that are currently in the greatest need. Additional information will be provided as the project nears its completion date. Stay tuned!  
Kent County Hot Spots
Read More for a list of Kent County HotSpots that are available. For a map of HotSpots near your area please visit http://www.Kenthotspots.com  Read More
Parent Resources
Below is a list of parent resources that are  available while schools are currently closed. 
Coronavirus Information
Coronavirus Information
We are writing to provide you with information about the coronavirus and our district's efforts to ensure the well-being of all students.  Read More
Adopted FY21 KCPS Calendar
Click Here  to view 2020/2021 KCPS Calendar 
Upcoming Events
First day of School for students in grades K - 6 & 9
Tuesday, September 8, 2020
Students in grades K - 12 Report
Wednesday, September 9, 2020
PreKindergarten Begins
Thursday, September 10, 2020
Board of Education Meeting
Monday, September 14, 2020
Board of Education Meeting
Monday, October 12, 2020
Elementary and Middle Schools Closed for Students
Thursday, October 15, 2020
Schools closed for Students
Friday, October 16, 2020
Board of Education Meeting
Monday, November 9, 2020
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