We’ve been faced with the unique challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and we're uplifted by the spirit with which the Kent Place community has adapted. We're proud of what we — and you — have accomplished. As we look to make the best decisions for all of our students, faculty, and staff, please use this site as a reference to our guidelines and policies.
Kent Place’s commitment to providing an engaging, challenging curriculum for its students while keeping a strong sense of community has been at the heart of every decision we have made since March 2020, when the COVID-19 pandemic began to have an impact on our school. 

Every day, our Pandemic Operations Response Team assesses new information when developing and revising guidelines and procedures that will enable the most fulfilling school experience possible.

Our Guiding Principles
  • Provide the Kent Place academic experience in an in-person environment in which each student thrives
  • Support the physical and mental health and safety of students, faculty, and staff
  • Regain full use of campus spaces and places, wherever possible
  • Closely align with the guidelines from the State of New Jersey and the CDC while also utilizing our community and local data to guide decision-making
  • Promote joy, a strong sense of community, and the return of traditions
  • Ensure access and equity for all students
  • Be innovative with school-parent partnerships

Guidelines and Information

The health and safety of our students, faculty, and staff is of paramount importance. The Pandemic Operations Response Team, with guidance from Dr. Allyson Agathis, our school physician; the New Jersey Department of Health; the EPA; the CDC; the American Academy of Pediatrics; and Governor Murphy, continues to work on specific strategies pertaining to COVID-19. Please view our COVID-19 Guidelines and Information for our latest policies.

COVID-19 Guidelines & Information (as of September 1, 2021)
Kent Place School is an all-girls K through 12 independent college preparatory day school with a coeducational Preschool, located in Summit, NJ.