February 9, 2016



TONIGHT from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Middle School Gym

*Please bring a copy of your child's schedule available on the student/parent portal 


Workouts in the High School every day from 3 - 3:45 p.m. open for all athletes:
Monday & Wednesday is Speed Workout
Tuesday & Thursday is Weight Room Workout

Friday is Pool Workout 

Middle School Girls Soccer Sign Up - All girls in grades 7 and 8 that are interested in playing soccer this spring are asked to sign up in the office.  The signup sheet will be available until February 19.  There will also be an informational meeting on February 23 at 7:30 pm, location will be announced.


Valentine's Day Dance for all KCMS 6-8 students on Tuesday, February 16th.  The cost will be $3.00 per student and extra if you wish to get a photo.  


Carnation Flower Sale this week.  The cost is $1 per flower.  Show your friends you care by sending them a message and a flower for Valentine's Day. 



We are holding a water bottle collection for the kids in Flint, Michigan.  We will collect unopened cases of water.  Bring them to the office.  Please bring them in by February 11.


Book Fair this week from 7:30am - 3pm and during conferences.  Come get some great books to read for your nice long weekend!  We will be open during both lunches.  Tell your family!!


Kent City Community Schools will be well represented at this year’s Michigan Art Education Association Region 9 Exhibition!  The following students have had their work selected to be on display at the Grand Rapids Art Museum now through February 24th.  Please congratulate these young artists if you see them:


*Oliviya Rivard, 1st Grade, Pastel "Mountain Sunset"

*Savannah Miller, 5th Grade, Paper "Lime and Teal Notan"

*James Farrington, 6th Grade, Watercolor "Tornado"

Kieran Sarres, 6th Grade, Pastel "Mannequins"

Roberto Pablo Ramirez, 7th Grade, Sharpie "Flashing Spectrum"

Asher DeGraff, 7th Grade, Sharpie "Triangular Path"

*Kristen Toporski, 8th Grade, Printmaking "Venice and Gravel"

Anastasia Swanson, 12th Grade, Graphite, "Confrontation"

*Janna Pant, 12th Grade, Pastel, "Jedrek"


*Students work will advance to the state competition in Lansing in March 

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