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KMS Summer Reading 2015

On July 23, 2015 By

We are really looking forward to seeing you at Kennett Middle School in September.  We want you to be on top of your game when we come together, so your Summer Reading Assignment is….get ready…. READ A BOOK!  Any book, any genre you like, and really we hope you read a couple of books before […]

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Youth Leadership Through Adventure (YLTA) is a club that originated in the North Country, is in place at a number of North Country schools, and has now arrived at Kennett Middle and High Schools.  It is advised by the most recent addition to the KMS staff, Marcelo Maiorano (or Mr. M.).  Marcelo comes to Kennett […]

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What do our Students Need?

On February 25, 2015 By

 As KMS continually strives to provide the best education possible for our students, we periodically review what we do in the school.  Along these lines, the Programming Committee is currently looking at what the educational needs are of our students and how we address those needs.  Please take a few minutes to answer a […]

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Are you beginning to see the signs? Recently, she’s started telling you to drop her off at the mall so she can hang out, because all the other girls are. Suddenly, your once sweet, affectionate child is giving you the cold shoulder, rolling her eyes, and expressing annoyance at everything you say. Out of the […]

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Project SUCCESS comes to KMS…

On February 11, 2015 By

Kennett Middle School would like to introduce and welcome Marcelo Maiorano to staff.  Mr. Maiorano comes to Project (Schools Using Coordinated Community Efforts to Strengthen Students) SUCCESS at Kennett with a strong background working with youth in human services. A native of Greater Detroit, Marcelo received his Bachelor of Arts degree in 2009 from Loyola University Chicago. He previously has served as a domestic violence intervention […]

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The annual 8th grade transition night for incoming 9th grade Kennett High School students (Class of 2019) will take place tomorrow,  March 19th,  beginning promptly at 6 PM and ending at 8PM.  This is a great way to generate excitement for your students and ease their transition into the high school. It is a fun night for parents, students and staff. If you have any questions, […]

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Combat Bullying

On January 26, 2015 By

Do you worry your child may be being bullied? Would they tell you if they were? Bullying can be hard for kids to talk about and hard for parents to detect. The free KnowBullying app for smartphones can help. It provides conversation starters for talking with your kids, and tips for dealing with […]

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KMS Holiday Store

On December 31, 2014 By

Thank you to everyone who donated items for our  Holiday Store.  Many generous donations allowed the entire student body to shop for free and bring home several new or gently used gifts for the holidays.  The students were very appreciative of the opportunity and genuinely excited about the selections they were able to make for […]

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