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Thank You Veterans

Thank You Video to all Veterans from Summit View Academy.

KCSD Veterans Day events American Flag

The Kenton County School District would like to thank all Veterans for their service. Here is a list of events happening across the district.

Mission and Goals of the Kenton County School District KCSD logo

The Kenton County School District has released an updated version of the mission, goals and core beliefs of our district.

Please take a look here: http://www.kenton.kyschools.us/Content2/24682

Buy Your Tickets Today!

Summit View Academy presents Shrek, Jr. the Musical, November 9th-11th.

Purchase tickets now!

KCSD Inclement Weather Policy

With winter approaching, please take time to review the Kenton County School District's Inclement Weather Policy: http://www.kenton.kyschools.us/Content/786

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DuYTQMfxn7w&feature=em-share_video_user

Shop the Scholastic Book Fair

October 19th - October 28th!

We will EXTENDED HOURS on Thursday, October 19th from5:00pm-7:30pm

We will be open from 7:30-2:30 October 19th-26th. We will close on the October 27th at 12:30.

You can also shop from home!  All orders will be shipped to the school at NO Charge.

Shop from home now! SVA Scholastic Online Book Fair

 

2017 Fall Community Education

Please consider participating in a Kenton County Community Education course this fall!!  All courses are open to the public.

 

4th and 5th Grade Basketball

There will not be a mandatory parent meeting for this year's 4th and 5th grade basketball program.  However, there will be a mandatory parent meeting with your son or daughter's coach at the end of their first practice.  Please review the attached documents before the week of October 16th (practices begin).  Parents will be contacted by the coach the week of October 10th.

KCSD Basketball Parent Contract

KCSD Basketball Student Contract

Inside Kenton County: Dec. 15

Here is the latest edition of Inside Kenton County: 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JY8NWuOTCWI&feature=em-share_video_user

Kenton County celebrates state test scores

The 2017 Kentucky State Report Card has been released, and once again, the Kenton County School District is classified as Distinguished!  

The Kentucky Department of Education did not label schools based on the 2017 data as the state accountability model is transitioning to a new accountability model.  However, to honor the work and maintain continuity in the interim, the district utilized the same formula to assign designations to the schools and district. 

NKY Rally for Public Pensions is Oct. 24 Pension Rally

The NKY Public Pension rally isTuesday, Oct. 24 at Dixie Heights at 6 p.m.. Come for a discussion of current pension issues in Kentucky. Everyone is welcome.

Abstinence Education Program

Parent Night 

Informational session for 6th-8th grade parents brought to you by New Hope Center's Abstinence Education Program.

Please see the attached flyer for more details.

Flyer

3rd Grade Golf Instruction

Junior Golf Opportunity - Please see attachment for details

Golf Instruction

Come celebrate our academic accomplishments District logo

Staff, students, parents and the community are all invited to a celebration of our academic accomplishments on Thursday, Sept. 28 at 7 p.m. at Simon Kenton High School

Beginning Sept. 18, students allowed to enter buildings 50 minutes before start

Beginning Monday, Sept. 18, students will be allowed to enter their school building up to 50 minutes before the start of school.

After School Karate Club

Attention K-5th Grade Students! Please check out this free karate club opportunity!

Karate Club Information

Elementary Intramural Activities

GOLF

Grade 4th-5th ONLY

Deadline is Sept 18th

Pay online

 

Bowling

Grades 3rd-5th

Deadline is September 9th

3 options to register:  pay online at SOAS website, send payment to SOAS, or pay in person

 

BASKETBALL

Grade 4th-5th ONLY

Deadline is Sept 15th

Payment made to your school

Intramural Basketball

Sign Up Now!  

Registration runs until September 1st. Please complete the attached form.

Intramural Basketball 2017

Survey
Special Board Meeting

The Kenton County Board of Education will meet in open session at a special called meeting on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 4:00 PM to annouce the new Superintendent.  The meeting will be held at 1045 Eaton Drive, Fort Wright, KY 41017.

Transition to Middle School Night

On Thursday, March 30th from 5:30-7:45 p.m., we will have our transition night to middle school focusing on information for the parents.  All parents/guardians are invited to attend this event.  Students are welcome to attend under the supervision of the parent/guardian.  Below is an outline of our events for the night for planning purposes:

 

  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM- Registration and every student will receive a 6th Grade information folder. 
  • 6:00 PM - 7:10 PM- All Sixth Grade Parents and students should attend a Parent Information Program. We will share basic information about our school, as well as have a question/answer opportunity.
  • 7:15 PM – 7:45 PM- Parents of students who will be participating in the SVA Band program should attend a Band Orientation Program in the cafeteria
  • 7:15 PM – 7:45 PM- Parents of students who are interested in participating in the SVA Chorus program should attend a Chorus Orientation Program in the community center.

 

Another opportunity for future 6th grade students is 6th Grade Orientation on August 10th.  This is a free event.  The purpose of the event is to meet other students and teachers, to practice the student’s schedule, orientation to lock and locker, and to build familiarity with the routine.  This is a day to place on the calendar because it is a favorite of the students! 

ASCENT Arts Application Deadline is March 23

Don't forget the ASCENT Arts application deadline is Thursday, March 23!

Intramural Soccer Forms

Please click here for the general information and registration forms for the 6th-8th grade intramural soccer season.  

Prep/Prep+ Information for 2017-2018
Elementary Volleyball Clinic Information & Karate Club

Volleyball Clinic for 4th and 5th Grade Students Informational Packet

Karate Club for K-5th Grade Students  Registration Form

Scholastic Book Fair

The Scholastic Book Fair is at SVA. Place your order online and it will ship free to the school!  The book fair will be open from 7:40-2:45 Monday-Thursday and 7:40-11:00 on Friday or you can shop online now!

Shop the K-5 Book Fair Now!

Shop the 6th-8th Book Fair Now!

 

 

Open Swim at Scott High School Aquatics Center Open Swim times

The Kenton County Aquatics Center at Scott High School is offering Open Swim on the following dates and times:

  • Friday, February 10th: 4:30-6:30 PM
  • Friday, February 17th: 6-7:30 PM
  • Friday, February 24th: 4-7 PM
  • Monday, February 27th: 4-6:30; 7-9 PM
  • Tuesday, February 28th: 4-6:30; 7-9 PM

$1– Kids/$2– Adults — No Registration Necessary

 

Winterfest 2017

Save the Date, Saturday, February 11th, for a fun filled afternoon at SVA's first ever Winterfest!

Please click here for more information.

Spring Term Piano Classes

Don't forget to register for the Summit View Academy Piano Class by Northern Kentucky School of Music. The spring term starts on Thursday, January 12th.

Registration Form

Kindergarten Registration

Save the Date for Kindergarten Registration!  Open the flyer below for important details.

Kindergarten Registration Information

Student Voice Survey

February 6th-10th, the students in grades 3-8 will be asked to complete the student voice survey for their teacher.  This anonymous survey will take roughly 10-20 minutes and is intended to provide your child with an opportunity to give input on his/her classroom experience.  The survey results will be used by teachers to reflect upon as well as guide their professional practices. This survey is taken in the student portal in Infinite Campus and students will have their passwords reset to accommodate this. Password instructions will be given to students when it is their time to take the survey. The parent portal will not be affected in any way.   If you have any questions about this survey, please contact me at 859-359-9603 or by email at julie.pouncy@kenton.kyschools.us.   If you wish for your student NOT to participate in this survey, please complete the waiver form that is attached and return to school by Wednesday, January 11th.

Waiver

Kenton County School District school board saluted this month Kenton County School Board

Across the state this month, local school board members, including those in the Kenton County school district, will be saluted by their administrators, faculty, staff, students and community members during Kentucky’s observation of School Board Recognition Month

Winter/Spring Community Education Opportunities KCSD Community Education

Here is a list of Community Education courses available for this winter/spring. All courses are open to the public.

K-5 Enrichment Rotation Calendar
Support your school at KCSD night with the Florence Freedom!

Support your school by attending the Florence Freedom game on Wednesday, May 24. Tickets are just $10 (which includes all fees), and $4 from every ticket sold will come back to your school! In addition, the Family Resource Center will receive a portion of the profits. 

2017-2018 School Supply Lists

School supply lists for the 2017-2018 school year:

Kindergarten

Grades 1-5

Grades 6-8

SVA student named finalist for Read 180 award Kylie Lewis

Congratulations to Summit View Academy 5th grader Kylie, who was named a finalist in the Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s 180 Awards contest.

Office Summer Hours

Summer Hours

(Closed for Lunch 11:30-12:30 p.m.)

Aug. 9-11          8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Aug. 14             12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Aug. 15             8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Aug. 16             8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Aug. 17             8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Aug. 21             8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Aug. 22             8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Aug. 23            FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL – WELCOME BACK!

Spring Golf Instruction

Please see the attached flyer for 4th and 5th grade students. 

Golf Instruction Flyer

Health requirements for school attendance

Meeting health requirements for school attendance is an important part of making sure your child is ready for school.

Alert: Snow Removal Maintenance Changes for Some Kenton County Roads

With winter approaching, the Kenton County School District wanted to make parents, students and the community aware of changes coming to snow removal maintenance on some roads.

Back to School Bash

Back to School Community Bash, Sunday, August 6th @ 6pm in partnership with Community Family Church.  Registration REQUIRED. Please Contact Amber O'Brien, 859-359-9695 to register by July 31st and to receive specific location information. 

Camp SVA

An orientation program for incoming 6th grade Summit View Academy students on Thursday, August 10th. Please see the flyer for additional details.

Flyer

Meet the Teacher and Schedule Pick Up Dates

Mark Your Calendars:

Stuff the Bus is July 31 Stuff the Bus

Help the Kenton County School District Stuff the Bus! Head to the Chick-fil-A in Fort Wright on Monday, July 31 between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m., donate three or more school supplies, and get a coupon for a free Original Chicken Sandwich!

Preschool 5 Star Award

The Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Department for Community Based Services, Division of Child Careand the Kentucky Department of Education certify that:
Summit View Academy Preschool has earned a 5 STAR RATING!

certificate

Camp Dixie Day

Class of 2021

KCSD participating in Summer Feeding Program

Student Nutrition is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge.

Frequently Asked Transportation Questions school bus

As we get ready to begin a new school year, here are some frequently asked transportation questions.

Summer Food Service Program

Student Nutrition is participating in the Summer Food Service Program which provides meals to all children without charge.  Meals will be provided at various locations throughout the summer. For a detailed schedule, please click on the link below.

Summer Food Service Program

Community Yard Sale Sponsored by FRYSC

There will be a Community Yard Sale on Friday, August 11th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Twenhofel Middle School.  This event is open to families who have students enrolled in the Kenton County School District. The sale is not open to students enrolled in independent districts within the county.  Clothing and household items -- all items free!  TWM school is located at 11846 Taylor Mill Road.  Please enter through he cafeteria doors, located on the right side of the school.Doors open at 9:00 a.m., families will enter on a first come, first served basis. Please bring your own bags to place items into!  

How Do I Enroll a Student? District logo

Click here for information on how to enroll a student in the Kenton County School District.