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Holiday Store

On December 10, 2014 By

The KMS Holiday Store will be returning on Friday, December 19 during the school day.  This store supplies free gifts to students to help with their holiday shopping for friends and family members.  Gently used or new items still needed are:  jewelry, health and beauty products, gifts for guys, holiday decorations, games, and toys.  Donations can […]

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Our students participated in a cyber safety presentation last week with  School Resource Officer Rich Theberge.  He spoke to the students about responsible use of social media, the legal issues surrounding sending pictures, and how to avoid not only embarrassment but serious charges that could result in real consequences within and beyond the school.  He will […]

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We all know that bullying can start at frighteningly young ages—the behaviors can show up as early as preschool. But even little kids can be taught lessons that help prevent the problem from getting worse, says Ingrid Donato, the co-lead in bullying prevention at the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA): “The […]

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October is National Bullying Prevention Month and classroom lessons provide crucial moments to spread the anti-bullying message. There are plenty of ways to teach about bullying in the classroom and encourage kids to courageously avoid bullying or stand up for others. What is bullying? According to StopBullying.gov, bullying is “unwanted aggressive behavior among school aged […]

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$1 Donation on Hat Day

On September 24, 2014 By

Starting this Friday, September 27, 2014  and continuing on  for the remainder of the school year, we will have a school wide “Hat Day” on the last Friday of the month to benefit a local organization.  This Friday, we are asking that students (and staff!) pay $1 or donate a canned/prepared food item for one […]

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RtI Skill Building

On September 12, 2014 By

Mrs. Judge and Ms. Janowicz are excited to continue the tradition of having a three-week rotating group of students during their RtI block.  Currently, they are working with 8th grade girls on their leadership skills and self-exploration.  As the year moves on, students who are not participating in band, chorus, or other RtI skill-building groups will cycle […]

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New Student Orientation

On July 31, 2014 By

We are pleased to invite you to our 7th Grade New Student Orientation at Kennett Middle School on Wednesday, August 27th, and Thursday, August 28th.  The schedule will be set up as shown below.  Students should report to the KMS cafeteria to meet with Ms. Janowicz and our eighth grade group leaders.

Wednesday, August 27th

 10:00 […]

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College is a huge expense.  If you plan on helping your children with college expenses, it requires planning a head to save the money.There are state savings plans available that are tax free, if the money is used for college. Check out this Blog from USA.gov for more information!

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