Earlier this week, a determination was made on our schedule of on-campus test dates this fall. The ACT will be offered at Kent on the two national testing dates of Saturday, Sept. 12 and Saturday, October 24. Students can register through their accounts on the ACT website. The SAT will be offered at Kent on… Continue reading FALL ACT & SAT TEST DATES AT KENT ANNOUNCED
A panel of Kent alumni–Noah Burhance ’16 (Harvard), Brandon Fong ’16 (UC Berkeley), Nicole You ’17 (UChicago), Emily Cataldo ’18 (Northeastern), Lucy Friedenrich ’18 (US Naval Academy), and CJ Brito Trinidad ’19 (Bowdoin)–recently offered guidance to our current seniors as they begin their transition from Kent to college. This terrific event was developed and organized… Continue reading KENT-TO-COLLEGE PANEL PREPS 6TH FORMERS FOR UPCOMING TRANSITION
The tumult caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has certainly upended nearly every facet of the traditional college process. However, Kent students and their families should rest assured that our College Counseling team is staying abreast of all developments and will continue to help you navigate these changing waters, regardless of whether you are a 4th… Continue reading COVID-19 AND THE COLLEGE PROCESS
While much has changed in the college landscape in the past decade, a recent report from the National Association of College Admissions Counselors (NACAC) underscored a key truth about the continued importance of students’ performance in their high school courses. Read the article here.
On the night before classes resumed for the year, our 6th formers met with our college counseling team to kickstart the fall. Attached below is the agenda for our meeting, as well as the September Checklist and Information You May Need to Complete Your Applications. Use these to help guide you through the next few… Continue reading 6th FORM OPENING MEETING
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!!
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!!
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
This Sunday, April 14th, from 3:00-4:30pm, Kent will host our annual College Fair with 90+ (and counting) colleges and universities setting up information tables in Springs Hockey Center. Admissions reps from these institutions are ready to speak with anyone who comes to their tables, regardless of whether you are a 3rd former or PG or if you know… Continue reading COLLEGE FAIR TIPS