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Key Program Features
- Six-Week Cycles offered on Tuesdays, Wednesdays,
and Thursdays in the fall, winter and spring
- A wide variety of academic, recreational, social and cultural
activities to meet the varied interests of middle school students
- One-on-one homework assistance provided to assist
students improve their academic performance.
- All services are free to participating students including more than
50 onsite and offsite activities, healthy snacks, and transportation home.
KMS School to Watch Designation Cites After-The-Bell
Across the US there are more than 13,000 public school districts, and within Pennsylvania there are 500 school districts. So it is no easy feat for any one school to stand out from the crowd. But thanks in part to the commitment and spirit of the volunteers, students and staff of After-The-Bell, Kennett Middle School has received recognition as a School to Watch by the National Forum for Middle-Grades Reform. This designation was bestowed upon only 341 public middle schools in the United States and only 33 in Pennsylvania.
Here at After-The-Bell, we were deeply honored to be informed that the Forum cited our program as the top reason for this prestigious designation. Everyone at Kennett Middle School was understandably thrilled when the announcement was made, no one more so then Principal Lorenzo DeAngelis. more …….