Half-day Schedule, Today, November 15

Due to forecasted snow, Kent Place will dismiss on a half-day schedule. Buses will leave at 12:30 p.m. Primary School, please refer to MyKPS for your specific grade’s dismissal time. Middle and Upper Schools will dismiss at 12:15 p.m. The will be no lunch and all after-school activities are canceled. Thank you. 

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Kent Place School Announces Fall Admission Open Houses

The Admission Office at Kent Place School, an independent, nonsectarian, college-preparatory day school for girls and young women with a coed Preschool program, announces its fall Open House dates for prospective families. 
All events will include a brief information session, a tour of the 26-acre campus and the opportunity to meet members of the faculty, administration, parents, students and admission staff. Please register for all admission events online at www.kentplace.org/admission/dates.

On Sunday, October 28 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. (Preschool-Grade 12) and Saturday, November 17 from 10:00 a.m. to noon (Kindergarten-Grade 12) there will be a Kent Place Open House for prospective families. Kent Place School offers a multi-dimensional and comprehensive educational experience combining academic rigor with a richness of activities, athletics and community endeavors. A broad range of opportunities for leadership, social development, and responsible citizenship is offered school-wide. Independent thinking and personal development are integral to the learning experience at Kent Place. Kent Place seeks motivated students from all racial, ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds with a wide range of interests and talents, who are eager to learn and take advantage of every opportunity offered.

Also on Saturday, November 17, from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. there will be an Open House for prospective families and their children interested in The Preschool at Kent Place. Parents are encouraged to bring their children to this event! The Preschool includes a Junior Pre-Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten program for boys and girls ages 3-5. Experienced and highly educated teachers; extremely low student to teacher ratios; state-of-the-art facilities and resources; and a curriculum focused on exploration, creativity, and developmentally appropriate rigor are the hallmark of The Preschool. Kent Place preschool children learn in an atmosphere of caring, trust, and freedom in which each child can develop a positive self-image. The Pre-K program meets Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The Junior Pre-K program meets Monday through Friday with half- and full-day options.

In November and December, there will be additional Admission events, including Open Houses and an Athletics Information session. Please visit www.kentplace.org/admission/dates for dates, times and to register.

Applications for the 2019-2020 school year are now being accepted, and are due by Wednesday, January 10, 2019. There is an early bird application fee waiver for those who apply before October 31.

For more information about Kent Place or the Open House programs, please contact the Admission Office at (908) 273-0900 or via e-mail at admission@kentplace.org
42 Norwood Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901   |   (908) 273-0900
Kent Place School is an all-girls K through 12 independent college preparatory day school with a coeducational Preschool, located in Summit, NJ.