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.

Upcoming Events

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  • Kent School Honors Founder's Day

    October 27, 2020 marks the 53rd Anniversary of Kent School’s Founder’s Day. On this day in 1967, the Kent School Association, a group of citizens who believed in academic excellence and educational choice - and who first met in June of 1967 to discuss creating a school - gathered to learn that Kent School had received its Certificate of Incorporation. The meeting that followed was a busy one - the founding Board of Directors and Officers was elected, a founding Headmistress was appointed, and they began their year-long work to open an independent school of academic rigor in a nurturing environment on the bank of the Chester River in historic Chestertown, Maryland.
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Recent News

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  • Kent School Enters Third Week of On Campus In-Person Instruction

    Monday, September 21 marks the start of Week Three of in-person, on-campus instruction at Kent School. The academic year began on September 8 with significant mitigation strategies in place due to COVID-19. With student and employee safety at the forefront of all planning, students are at school with face coverings, their desks are six feet apart, we have created individual kits of materials, and we are outdoors as much as possible. Families are adjusting to staggered arrival and dismissal times as well as the temporary suspension of school sponsored transportation services, extended day hours, and interscholastic athletics.

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