Kent School District elementary schools are overcrowded by more than 1,000 students. The current total capacity for elementary buildings is 13,244 and student enrollment is 14,689. Seventeen of the schools have student enrollment numbers greater than the building capacity.
National School Busy Safety Week, October 17-21, reminds parents, students, and drivers about the importance of keeping roads safe for children traveling to and from school, and how important bus drivers and transportation staff are to students’ safety and education.
Students win the “Hack 360” award for their inspiring virtual reality video, “Sheltered.”
Kent School District encourages parents to make sure their children’s immunizations are current.
Freshman spends a week at the Capitol in Olympia.