The entire Kennett Middle School staff believes that it is an honor and privilege to educate and care for the most prized possessions of our community, your children. We are a school that creates a well-balanced learning environment with high academic and behavioral standards.
KMS Students will dismiss at 11:30 on Monday, November 23, Tuesday, November 24 and Wednesday, November 25.
Toys For Tots at KMS
KMS will be helping the US Marine in their effort to provide a Christmas for needy kids through their Toys For Tots program.
There is a box in the KMS Main Office for donations of new unwrapped toys.
Please consider donating. Donations can be made through December 17.
The next yearbook meeting for all members is Wednesday, December 2nd with pick up at 3:30.
Yearbooks can still be ordered on the Jostens website.
Please go to jostens.com to order yearbooks.
Student Council’s canned food drive is underway!! Please bring in a few cans to support this worthy cause. There will be a collection box on the main floor of each wing. The grade who brings in the most cans will be 25 points closer to their PRIDE reward.
Welcome to Kennett Middle School, a Pennsylvania School to Watch!
NEW! KMS HONOR ROLL
KMS MP 1 Honor Roll Stats
This year, students on Honor Roll will receive a certificate, bumper sticker, and credit for one Kennett "Square" for Excellence in the Classroom.
Distinguished Honors = All grades of A- or better
High Honors = All grades of A- or better with the exception of one course grade of a B-, B, or B+
Honors= All grades of B- or better
Grades of “N,” “O,” “S,” or “ME” are considered neutral grades for honor roll calculations.
Honor roll cannot be calculated with of grades “I” or “U” in any subject.
All class grades count toward Distinguished Honors and the Honor Roll. Calculations are completed based on marking period grades and posted each marking period.
SAVE THE DATE! WE ARE KENNETT NIGHT 12/9/15
Kennett High School and Kennett Middle School would like to invite you to our first-ever We Are Kennett Night for all current 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students on Wednesday, December 9that 7:00 PM in the Kennett High School Auditorium. At this event, middle school students will learn about the many academic, athletic, and club opportunities that are available at Kennett High School. The purpose of this event is to encourage our middle school students to begin creating a vision of their educational future at Kennett High School. This will be a fun and exciting opportunity for future KHS students to meet the high school principals, teachers, counselors, and coaches. The event will kick off at 7:00 PM with a presentation from Mr. Lorenzo DeAngelis, Kennett Middle School Principal, and Dr. Jeremy Hritz, Kennett High School Principal. We hope to see you there!
NEW! KMS GRADING POLICY (updated October 2015)
The KCSD School Board recently approved updates to the KMS Grading Policy. To view the full policy, please click on the link below:
KMS FALL PARENT CONFERENCES - November 23, 24, 25, 2015
School will dismiss at 11:30am on these days. Your son/daughter's LEAD/Conferencing teacher should have contacted you about scheduling. Letters of confirmation will be sent out starting Tuesday, October 27. Please return the bottom portion to your child's LEAD teacher as soon as possible. Students are encouraged to attend all conferences.
After The Bell
There will be no After-The-Bell until January, the Fall Cycle has ended. Thank you all for a wonderful Fall Cycle, see you after the Winter Break!!
Adopt a Family – 8th grade event
8th grade, get your change ready to see one of your teachers do the wobble in a turkey costume. It is well worth your spare change to donate to adopt-a-family.
The Skyward student gradebook portal is now open! Please use the link below to log in:
Please help support a book drive for the Philadelphia school district.
They are in need of picture books, early reader books, and series chapter books.
A box will be located in the school lobby through November 1st!
KHS Athletic events – FREE admission
All Kennett Consolidated School District students will be admitted to all home varsity athletic events free of charge. Students must simply wear spirit apparel from their KCSD school or present a student ID at the entrance gate. Come cheer on your favorite Blue Demon Athletic Team.
KCSD VOLUNTEER REQUIREMENTS
KMS NEEDS YOU! Looking to chaperone a field trip? A KMS Dance? Math Carnival? The 8th Grade Dance?
PLEASE GET YOUR CLEARANCES SO YOU MAY ASSIST IN THE MANY EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES PLANNED FOR THE STUDENTS THIS SCHOOL YEAR!!!
Currently fees have been waived for these background checks and they are valid for 5 years. This is a simple and quick process that can be done online. Once you have obtained your clearances please hand them in to your school's administration - "Cleared Volunteers" will be on a list shared by building administrators. Please direct any questions you may have to your building's principal.
Please visit the KCSD website for more information regarding these requirements and for the links to apply online.
To simply state it... IF YOU PLAN ON VOLUNTEERING YOU MUST HAVE YOUR CLEARANCES.
Box Tops for EducationJust a reminder that KMS is collecting Box Tops for Education. Please bring your Box Tops to the Main Office. This program helps support the KMS Math Carnival and the KMS Musical. Thank you.