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Stakeholder input survey for the KCPS superintendent search, with images of people using different types of devices.

The Kent County Board of Education is asking staff, students, parents and guardians and community members to participate in a survey that will help guide our search for a new superintendent. Click here to learn more and take the survey!
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Rock Hall Elementary School Classroom
Class of 2022 Members pose for a photo
Students hear a college week speaker
Jodi Bortz, Jessie McGee and Bethsheila Hunley
KCHS student Larry Steward reads to Rock Hall students
Lauren Birney and class at GALES
Students dance at May Madness celebration

Growing a Community of Leaders

Important Dates
Quarterly Board of Ed Meeting
Kent County Public Schools
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Board Meeting - Superintendent Search
Kent County Public Schools
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Half Day Student Early Dismissal
Kent County Public Schools
Board of Education Meeting
Kent County Public Schools
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Superintendent Search

On Jan. 8, 2024, the Kent County Board of Education agreed to move forward with a search for a new superintendent of schools for Kent County Public Schools, with the successful candidate to begin no later than July 1, 2024. On Jan. 23, 2024, the Kent County Board of Education approved a contract for the Maryland Association of Boards of Education (MABE) to serve as the search consultants.

The search begins for our next superintendent — with KCPS logo

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Kent County Public Schools is an anchor organization that creates an environment of academic excellence through a collaborative, equitable and rigorous learning community.
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