We invite you to save the date for our annual Parents’ College Workshop, which will take place on the evening of Friday, Feb. 8 and the morning of Saturday, Feb. 9. While this event is designed primarily for our 5th form parents, all parents are invited. This year, we are again welcoming four highly accomplished… Continue reading SAVE THE DATE–PARENTS’ COLLEGE WORKSHOP, FEB. 8-9, 2019
This Saturday (December 8th) is the mandatory diagnostic practice test designed to help our 5th form students identify if the ACT or SAT is a better fit for them. It is a free testing experience for all Kent 5th form students, and it will be invaluable for starting individualized standardized testing plans. (Attendance will be taken; all… Continue reading REMINDER: MANDATORY ACT/SAT DIAGNOSTIC COMBO TEST
On Monday, November 12, Mr. Joel Ontiveros, the Regional Admissions Representative for the University of California at Santa Cruz (and formerly a representative for UCLA) led a session open to all of our seniors interested in applying to any of the nine UC campuses. The UC system uses its own application, and students may use… Continue reading UC APPLICATION REVIEW SESSION
On the night of Sunday, Sept. 9, all of our 5th formers met with our college counseling team to review our schedule for the fall (especially our College Seminar class) and to emphasize the importance of getting off to a great start in their classes. Below is the handout we used during our session.
On the night before classes resumed for the year, our 6th formers and post-graduates met with our college counseling team to kickstart the fall. Attached below are the documents we handed out (a checklist of important items to complete during September, and a sheet with important information you may need in order to complete your applications).… Continue reading 6th FORM OPENING MEETING
The test prep company Kaplan, with whom Kent has partnered for the past two years, is offering free online preparation to our students. Click on the link to visit their site and download their free guide.
The turning of the calendar to August may mean we still have a few weeks before the opening of school, but it also means it’s time for our rising seniors to redirect their attention back to the Summer Checklist. It is crucial that everyone arrives back at school having completed their summer “homework”, so that the fall… Continue reading IT’S AUGUST–TIME TO PREPARE FOR SENIOR FALL!!