Who We Are

  • Our Mission

    Successfully Preparing All Students For Their Futures.

    Our Vision

    The Kent School District produces graduates who are globally competitive learners. Through equitable access to high quality academic, social, and applied learning, students are ready to excel in college, careers, and in life.

    Our Core Values


    Student equity means that all students have equal access to quality staff, courses, activities, services, and resources based on their individual needs.


    Student excellence is a balance of rigorous academic, social, and career-readiness skills.


    Community engagement is the proactive involvement of stakeholders in school district priorities and partnerships.

    Our Goals

    Goal 1: Prepare

    Prepare all students to be college and career ready by raising the academic and social learning bar and closing the gaps to student achievement and college completion.

    Goal 2: Engage

    Engage parents, students, staff, and community in two-way communication focused on equity and excellence.

    Goal 3: Create

    Create effective organizational systems that reinforce equity and excellence.

    Goal 4: Develop

    Recruit, hire, develop and retain a diverse and premier workforce.

    Blueprint: Leaning Forward Together 2016-2021

    The Kent School District strategic plan, Blueprint: Leaning Forward Together 2016-2021, is designed to respond to primary stakeholder priorities with a mission, vision, theory of action, goals, metrics, and core values driven by research and best-we-know practices.

Our Vision

Read the Plan

Last Modified on February 20, 2020