We believe that we are an outstanding middle school because we provide a safe, well organized environment, where adults know, like, and understand adolescents.
October 27, 2014
Community Flu Clinic
There will be a Community Flu Vaccine Clinic held at the Kennett High School Cafeteria on Wednesday, November 5 from 2:30 –6:30 PM. Seasonal flu vaccines will be administered at no cost to Kennett Students and their families , Staff, or Members of the Community as long as you bring your insurance card. Vaccines are free if you have no insurance.
There is no pre-registration necessary and all members of the Kennett community are welcome. High school students do not have to have a parent in attendance as long as the consent is completely filled out and signed by a parent/guardian.
Consents are available on the website in English and Spanish and will also be available at the Clinic. For more details about the flu vaccine, refer to the Vaccine Information Sheets on the website. Remember to bring your insurance card!
7th and 8th grade boys interested in wrestling.
Sign up in the office by Friday, October 31. Any questions see Mr. Johnson in room A204
Help a middle school student reach his or her full potential! KMS is looking for parents to volunteer for our PAL (Parent Assisted Learning) program. Use just some of your free time during the school day to tutor a student and make a difference in his or her life. For information or to volunteer, contact Kori Stoudemire at 610-268-5877.
STUDENT COUCIL Reps.
Now that marking period one is winding down, Student Council is ready to swing into full gear. Please reserve November 3rd after school for grades 6-8 representatives joining forces. Come one,come all to hear the fabulous things Student Council has in store for KMS. We will meet in the Library Classroom on Nov. 3rd from 2:45-3:15 pm. Please mark the date down now in your calendars. We hope if you've even thought about joining student council, you will come and hear what it is all about. See you November 3rd!
Citadel Heart of Learning Award:
Citadel and Chester Country Intermediate Unit are pleased to announce that the nomination period for the 2015 Citadel Heart of Learning Award is open until December 31, 2014.
Since the Award's inception, thousands of teachers have been nominated, hundreds of teachers have been named finalists, and to date 39 have been named winners at the annual awards banquet.
The 2014 Citadel Heart of Learning Award winner in the Middle School category was our own Phil Reggio.
The nominations speak volumes about the significant impact teachers have in our community. The Citadel Heart of Learning Award Committee would enjoy the opportunity to formally recognize and reward the efforts, hard work and dedication of at least one teacher who has touched the life of your student.
There are nomination forms at KMS, or you may also submit nominations online at CitadelHeartofLearning.com.
This is to any student that purchases a Texas Instrument calculator this year:
Please save the “TI points” that come in the packaging and turn in to your math teacher. We can use the points to earn technology for the school.
GNC SCHOLASTIC PARTNERSHIP WITH KCSD
GNC prides itself on being the leader in sports nutrition. We strive to provide an experience that will always exceed customer expectations. Through a partnership with your school community, we hope to offer great customer experiences, exceptional values, and vast selections of health products for your faculty and students. The first full weekend of each month, Kennett Square GNC Franchise Operator, Bobby Rosen will offer faculty, students, and students parents a 20% retail discount for ALL in-store products. In addition to this savings for faculty and students, the store will be donating 10% of all student, faculty, and parent sales during this event back to Kennett Consolidated School District. For more info, contact Bobby Rosen at firstname.lastname@example.org
Reminder: KMS dances are for KMS STUDENTS ONLY.
Giant School Rewards
Log on to www.giantfoodstores.com/aplus and choose "Designate Your School" from the A+ menu to register your card online. Then, each time you shop at Giant between October 7th - March 30th with your BonusCard, you will earn CASH for Kennett Middle! You can track the amount of points you earn for our school by checking your grocery receipt. Each month, the amount of CASH awarded will be updated on the Giant website. KMS will receive a check at the end of the program.
Taking just a minute of your time to register your Card can make a huge difference to our school. We need your support! Please be sure to register Kennett Middle School using ID # 06473 at www.giantfoodstores.com/aplus . Also, don't forget to encourage your friends and neighbors to do the same. It could mean the world to our children!
PAY TO PLAY:
Once your student-athlete has made a KMS team, his/her coach will provide the Pay to Play information ($30/sport). This fee must be paid before your student is able to participate in practices/games. Additionally, the PIAA is mandating students and parents read and sign a Sudden Cardiac Arrest information sheet. This form will be provided to your student athlete by their coach and the signed form MUST be returned to your coach.
2014-2015 School Calendar
Next year’s school calendar dates are posted on the KCSD Home page.