Iceland – Day 3

    After breakfast, we went into Reykjavik for an Icelandic dance lesson.  We learned many folk dances from Icelandic children our age and some Icelandic adults.  They were very different from our dances today, and represented things that people did at …
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    Iceland – Day 2

    After Breakfast we headed toward the Reykjavik Folk Dance company and learned several traditional Icelandic Dances. There were 5 young members of this dance company who taught us the dances and demonstrated everything for us. It was so funny watching …
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    Iceland – Day 1

    Today was our first day in Iceland! It was a long day. We arrived to school around 4 PM to gather before departing for the airport, and our flight was around 9:45. It was an overnight flight that was about …
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    And they’re off…to Iceland!

    This afternoon, 31 Middle School students and 6 chaperones left KPS for Iceland. During this biennial trip, students will explore the geology, geography, literature, and culture of the Land of Fire and Ice. Stay tuned to the KPS Global Learning blog to …
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    Global Perspectives Day 2016 – Middle and Upper School

    On Wednesday, March 2, the Kent Place Middle and Upper Schools hosted their school-wide Global Perspectives Day. This year’s theme, “Water,” allowed students, faculty and staff to learn about and discuss the various ethical, global, economic, scientific, historical, nutritional, sociological, …
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    Global Perspectives Day 2016 – Primary School

      On Wednesday, February 24, the Kent Place Primary School hosted its school-wide Global Perspectives Day. This year’s theme, “Water,” allowed students, faculty and staff to learn about and discuss the various ethical, global, mathematical, scientific, historical, nutritional, sociological, literary, …
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    International Day of the Girl

    Kent Place students recently participated in International Day of the Girl. To read more, click here. “tweets” composed by Primary School students to participate in the Twitter campaign, #62milliongirls

    Kent Place participates in Blue Shirt Day® World Day of Bullying Prevention!

    This past Monday, October 5, Kent Place students pledged to help stomp out bullying by wearing blue. Check out our tweet Primary School Psychologist, Dr. Marie Hays, states that “we want to take a positive stance with students against bullying by encouraging …
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    First Graders Host Japanese Tea Luncheon

    by Guest Bloggers Jennison Lee and Edee Zabriskie On Tuesday, May 12, Kent Place First Graders hosted their annual Japanese Tea Luncheon. This culminating celebration highlights their interdisciplinary study of the country of Japan. Students began their Japanese adventure by learning …
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    Kent Place Students Inducted Into National World Language Honor Societies

    On May 13, Kent Place honored the achievements of students being inducted into La Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica – National Spanish Honor Society, La Société Honoraire de Français – National French Honor Society, the Societe Honoris Latina – National Latin Honor …
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