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Kent County Board of Education
The Kent County Board of Education has five elected members, each serving four-year terms, and a student member from Kent County High School selected to serve for a one-year term. The Board of Education regularly meets on the second Monday of the month at the Kent County Public Schools Central Office, 5608 Boundary Ave., Rock Hall.

The core values of the Kent County Board of Education:
Students first
Fiscal Responsibility

Board news

Call for Applications: Citizen Advisory Committee

CAC: Call for applications

Kent County Public Schools is accepting applications for anyone interested in serving on the Citizen Advisory Committee.
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Jessica Bennett, school counselor at Kent County High School, receives the Golden Anchor Award Monday, March 13 at a Board of Education meeting. From left are Superintendent Dr. Karen Couch, Supervisor of Student Services and Secondary Education Tracey Wi

Bennett receives Golden Anchor Award

Jessica Bennett was presented with the Golden Anchor Award at the Monday, March 13 board meeting.
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Composite photos of award presentations to 2023 award winners

KCPS announces school award winners

Each year, the schools name a Teacher of the Year, Support Employee of the Year and Promising Educator.
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Ethics Panel and Policy

The Ethics Panel is charged with receiving and maintaining documents such as financial disclosure forms, providing advisory opinions and reviewing alleged ethics violations.
Three members comprise the Ethics Panel in accordance with Kent County Board of Education policy.
Members must be residents of Kent County. Membership restrictions include current Board of Education members and school officials, employees and their spouses.
Appointments to the Ethics Panel are confirmed by the Board of Education.
Ethics Panel members are appointed to three-year terms. Members are eligible for reappointment.

Meeting information

The next meeting of the Board of Education of Kent County will be held on March 13, 2023, beginning at 5:30 p.m. with the open session. Open session will be immediately followed by the Board members going into closed session. The open session will resume at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be located at the Administrative Building in the Board Room, 5608 Boundary Ave., Rock Hall, Md.

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