|Breaking Down the Walls | Oct 28 & 29|
BDTW is a national program that educates schools on violence prevention, positive leadership, equips students with skills to talk with one another and serves as a model to teach school culture. We invite students, staff and community members to become involved. Please contact Greg Kaas for more information on how to get involved.
Upcoming Kentlake College Visits
College of Idaho | Thursday, Oct 23 | 2nd Period
Gonzaga | Friday, Oct 24 | 4th Period
Montana State | Friday, Oct 24 | 6th Period
Pacific Lutheran University | Tuesday, Oct 28 | 5th Period
Opportunity for Volunteer Hours | November 8
On November 8th the STAR Laptop Program will distribute laptops at the Birch Creek Youth Recreation Center to families that qualify. Student volunteers help make this happen. Click here for the Volunteer Application and be a part of this community event.
Late Start Dates 2014-2015
September 10 | October 1 | December 3
January 14 | February 4 | March 4April 22 | May 13 | June 3
October is Disability Employment Awareness Month and October 13-17 is National School Lunch Week, and the two celebrations recently came together at Kent-Meridian High School.
A week of college-prep events got off to an informative start in the Kent School District on Saturday, October 11, with the College Bound Scholarship Conference, and continues October 13-17 with DiscoverU week.
As he begins his sixth school year of extraordinary success in improving academic achievement, Dr. Edward Lee Vargas announced that he has accepted a position as Executive Vice President for the national nonprofit AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) that focuses on college and career readiness for underserved students in school districts across the United States.