An Unparalleled Environment for Learning

Kent School serves children from Preschool through Grade 8. Our unrivaled setting along the bank of the Chester River allows us to educate children in a safe, nurturing environment where childhood is preserved and students are prepared for success in secondary schools and beyond.

Why Kent School?

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  • How COVID-19 Affects the Youngest Learners

    by Nancy Mugele
    Published by the National Association of Independent Schools in their Blog, "Independent Ideas."

    The formative years in a student’s academic journey are incredibly important. A longitudinal research study of more than 30,000 kindergarteners through eighth graders by the Center for Advanced Study of Teaching and Learning at the University of Virginia Curry School of Education demonstrates that the steepest learning occurs before third grade. Those critical years build a solid foundation from which all growth and depth in learning begins. But because of the pandemic, our youngest learners have been disrupted for three academic years, and that’s concerning for long-term academic success.
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Recent News

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  • NAIS Inspiration Lab Publishes Small and Mighty Voices

    A generation ago, many thought that children should be seen and not heard. If we still adhered to that mantra we would miss some powerful voices for change. The Kent School community recently saw the power of a child’s voice in action when Second Grade student Lana recognized gender and racial disparity in a video presented by her Lower School Spanish teacher, Elizabeth Greenwell. 

     
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