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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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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
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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KCPS Prekindergarten and Kindergarten Registration POSTPONED

KCPS prekindergarten and kindergarten registration was scheduled to begin in May. However, due to the current health crisis in Maryland, these procedures will need to be rescheduled.

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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!  
Children's Mental Health
Children's Mental Health Awareness Week is May 3-9, 2020. Attached is a monthly calendar with helpful tips for fostering resilience in your child.
Digital Learning
As we move into the 4th quarter, many KCPS teachers will be offering increased remote learning options. 
KCMS Counselor Notification
KCMS Counselor Notification
Counceling services are available for KCMS students.
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COVID-19 Technology Device Distribution and Insurance Payments
Payments for the $10 Technology Insurance for devices can be made through MySchoolBucks or by check mailed to KCPS c/o Terri Smith, 5608 Boundary Ave, Rock Hall, MD 21661 
Updated Meal Locations
Kent County Public Schools will be distributing free breakfast snacks, lunch meals, and supper meals at multiple locations throughout Kent County, Monday through Friday between 11:30am and 1:00pm. Read more for updated lists.
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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
From the Office of the Superintendent
The Kent County Public Schools promotes a safe and orderly atmosphere in all our schools and will not tolerate anyone who engages in bullying or harassment motivated by ethnicity, race, religion, sexual-orientation, or gender identity.   Read More
Maryland Special Education Parent Involvement Survey

The purpose of this Survey is to determine how well your child’s school is partnering with you and promoting parent involvement in your child’s education. Click the "Read More" tab for more information, including the MD SPED survey.


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2020 Nominees
2020 Nominees
Congratulations to the 2020 Teacher of the Year, Support Employee of the Year and Promising Educator Award Nominees!
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5608 Boundary Ave
Rock Hall, MD 21661
Phone: 410-778-1595
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