With only a couple of weeks of summer break remaining, it’s time for our rising seniors to finalize each item on their Summer Checklist. It is crucial that everyone arrives back at school having completed their summer “homework”, so that the fall can be as positive and productive as possible. Some of these bear noting here: Thoroughly… Continue reading IT’S AUGUST–TIME TO PREPARE FOR SENIOR FALL!!
The below checklist was handed out and reviewed with all 5th formers in attendance at our form meeting this past Tuesday. Students who methodically adhere to the checklist will set themselves up for a smoother fall and, ultimately, a more successful college process. While our rising seniors will undoubtedly have other adventures this summer (as… Continue reading POST-5th FORM SUMMER CHECKLIST 2019
This past week, our College Counseling Team met with our entire 4th form to review some important considerations as they prepare for the second half of their high school careers. Although it may seem early to start this process, it isn’t too early to set themselves up for success by being thoughtful about what they… Continue reading 4TH FORM SPRING/SUMMER 2019 CHECKLIST
Our community looks forward to celebrating Enrollment Day with our seniors! May 1 is the universal deadline set by colleges and universities for accepted students to commit to the school of their choice–so we want to use this as an opportunity to honor our 6th formers, which we’ll do on Thursday, March 2. Seniors are invited to… Continue reading COLLEGE ENROLLMENT CELEBRATION!!
This past Tuesday, the College Counseling team–led by Mr. Shawn Rousseau–gave a presentation to our 5th formers on the process of developing their personal essays that will form an important part of their college applications. While we don’t expect our juniors to begin working on their essays until this summer, this presentation hopefully served as… Continue reading 5th FORMERS’ ESSAY WRITING WORKSHOP
Over 90 admissions professionals from colleges and universities from the US, Canada, and Europe flocked to Kent’s annual Spring College Fair this past Sunday. It was a tremendous opportunity for our students to familiarize themselves with a range of different schools and to begin relationships with the admissions representatives present. Our students are encouraged to… Continue reading RECAP OF THE 2019 KENT SCHOOL SPRING COLLEGE FAIR