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KP Students Reflect on Spring Break Adventures

Costa Rica “Before I went on the Global Service Learning Initiative trip with Kent Place School, I associated Costa Rica with the rainforest, poison dart frogs, and zip-lining.  I had never travelled to Central America or even been out of … Continue reading

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Global Service Learners Return Safely!

35 Upper School Students and 8 KPS Chaperones returned home safely this weekend following adventorous service trips to Costa Rica, Guatemala and New Orleans, Louisiana.  All three groups completed admirable work building (or-rebuilding) homes and a community center… all while … Continue reading

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KPS to Re-Build Homes in New Orleans!

WHO?  14 Upper School Students, led by trip chaperones: Dr. Rezach, Ms. Hennessy and Mr. Palmieri. WHAT? REBUILD a great American city and work alongside New Orleanians who are reclaiming their communities. SHAPE the future of the city’s historic neighborhoods … Continue reading

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Back to Costa Rica!

In 2011, the KPS World Language Department partnered with World Leadership School (http://www.worldleadershipschool.com/) of Denver, CO, to organize an exciting Spanish-language and cultural immersion experience in Chilamate, Costa Rica, while incorporating elements of service learning, leadership development, and of course, adventure.  The … Continue reading

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