District News

Blog Entries - 2020

Kings BOE Virtual Meeting

Kings Board of Education Special Meeting

Posted on: July 3, 2020

The Kings Board of Education will hold a Special Meeting on Monday, July 6 at 7:30 a.m. for personnel matters. This meeting will be a virtual meeting and can be viewed live by clicking here. Click here to access the

read more …

Kings Board of Education Work Session

Posted on: May 12, 2020

The Kings Board of Education May Work Session will take place virtually on Tuesday. May 12 at 5:30 p.m.

Click here to access the meeting.

read more …
school board meeting graphic

April Board of Education Meeting Changes

Posted on: April 13, 2020

The Kings Local School District Board of Education has canceled their Work Session for April 2020.  The Regular Meeting for Tuesday, April 21 at 6:00 p.m. and will be virtual. Click this link to watch the meeting.

read more …

School Reopening Update

Posted on: June 18, 2020

Last week, Warren County public school superintendents created a draft document that identifies some common practices that can be considered to reopen schools for the 2020-2021 school year. You may have seen this document on the news or on social media. This

read more …

Kings Launches Diversity & Inclusion Website

Posted on: June 5, 2020

The Kings Local School District has been on a journey of cultural competency for over two years. Kings Social and Emotional Health Coordinator, Kim Sellers who oversees the District's Diversity and Inclusion Initiative, is proud to announce a new D&I

read more …
Kings Summer Meal Program Graphic

Kings Food Service to Continue Summer Meal Program

Posted on: May 29, 2020

The Kings Local School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Meal Program. This program will provide breakfast and lunch to ALL children 18 and under, free of charge regardless of what school and/or school district they attend, and not just for

read more …
School Board Meeting graphic

Kings Board of Education Regular Meeting May 2020

Posted on: May 15, 2020

The Kings Board of Education May Regular Meeting will take place virtually on Tuesday, May 19.   The Kings Local Board of Education values its engagement with the community and believes that providing an opportunity for public comment during Regular

read more …
KHS Graduation Invitiation

KHS Class of 2020 Virtual Commencement

Posted on: May 15, 2020

You are cordially invited to celebrate with the Kings High School Class of 2020. Cincinnati's Local 12 is pleased to announce a virtual graduation and celebration of the achievements made by Kings High School class of 2020. We will host an online ceremony

read more …
Kings Free Feeding Program graphic

Kings FREE Feeding Program Continues

Posted on: May 15, 2020

The FREE Feeding program will continue every Monday (Except 5/25 - moved to 5/26 in observance of Memorial Day) through June 15. This program is for all children 18 and under, not just for those on free or reduced meals. Each student will receive 5

read more …
Heather Clements, Theresa Frazier Project Excellence Winners

Project Excellence Winners 2020

Posted on: May 13, 2020

Congratulations to South Lebanon Elementary 4th grade teacher, Heather Clements, and Kings Preschool Intervention Specialist, Theresa Frazier who have been named winners of this year’s Project Excellence Award, sponsored by the Area Progress Council of

read more …

Changes to End of School Year

Posted on: April 29, 2020

The decision has been made to make a change to the end of the school year.  The original last day for pre-K-11 students was May 21. The new last day of instruction for pre-K through 11th grade is May 15. Students will have the entire following week

read more …
Unofficial Election Results graphic

Kings Bond Issue Election Results

Posted on: April 29, 2020

The Kings Local School District’s bond issue on the April 28 Primary Election ballot appears to have failed pending final certified results on May 8.  The District would like to extend gratitude to the countless volunteers who have worked

read more …
Kings High School building graphic

KHS Ranked in Latest U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools of 2020

Posted on: April 22, 2020

  It's official! Kings High School is a 2020 Best High School based on rankings that U.S. News and World Report released this week. We are proud that Kings High School has again been recognized earning a national ranking in the top

read more …
KHS Student Athletes Signing Ceremony

KHS Virtual Spring Signing Day

Posted on: April 15, 2020

Twelve student-athletes made their official commitments to colleges and universities at the Kings Athletic Department’s Virtual Spring Signing Day on Wednesday, April 15. Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the student-athletes were celebrated in a virtual

read more …
Auditor of State Award graphic

District Receives Auditor of State Award

Posted on: April 5, 2020

A recent financial audit of the Kings Local School District by the Auditor of State, Keith Faber’s office has returned a clean audit report. Kings’ excellent record keeping has earned it the Auditor of State Award for 2019.   The Auditor of

read more …
Ohio Primary voting graphic

2020 Ohio Primary Election Date Set

Posted on: March 28, 2020

Ohio Governor, Mike DeWine signed House Bill (HB) 197 into law on Friday, March 27.  The bill that addresses many issues surrounding COVID-19 was signed into law by Gov. DeWine on March 27. Specifically, the bill addresses the 2020 Primary

read more …

Ohio Legislature Passes Bill Addressing COVID-19

Posted on: March 26, 2020

In response to COVID-19, the Ohio General Assembly passed House Bill (HB) 197 that addresses some big changes regarding education.  The bill is expected to be signed into law by Gov. DeWine which will take immediate effect upon his

read more …
KJH Mattress Sale graphic

KJH Mattress Sale

Posted on: March 6, 2020

On Saturday, March 21, 2020, Kings Junior High will host their 8th Annual Mattress Sale! It is a one of a kind fundraising event that features Simmons, Beautyrest, Englander, and Malouf mattresses. Twin through California King will be available. All sizes,

read more …
Coronavirus graphic

Info on Kings & the Coronavirus

Posted on: March 4, 2020

At Kings Schools, the health, safety, and well-being of students and staff are top priorities. With the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) making headlines, district officials want to make sure to reinforce preventive safety measures and to offer additional

read more …
Breakfast week graphic

National School Breakfast Week

Posted on: February 28, 2020

The Week of March 2nd is "National School Breakfast Week." The Kings Food Service Department will be celebrating this on Wednesday, March 4 offering a special meal for the students during Breakfast Service.  The menu will include assorted fruit juice,

read more …
Knight of Innovation Graphic

Knight of Innovation

Posted on: February 28, 2020

Mark your calendars for this year's Knight of Innovation! The night celebrates STEAM education, highlighting innovative projects in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics subjects. Faculty, students, and business partners will present

read more …
KHS College Fair graphic

KHS College Fair

Posted on: February 28, 2020

The Kings High School College Fair is on March 18, 2020. This event is geared toward any student, grades 9-12 who is considering college or the military as a post-secondary option.    Over 70 colleges and universities, both public and

read more …
US Census Graphic

Census Bureau Hiring Thousands of Workers

Posted on: February 27, 2020

The Census Bureau is hiring thousands of workers across the country to support the 2020 Census. Many are needed in southwest Ohio. The pay rates and mileage allowances are excellent. Hours are flexible and work is local. You or someone you know may want to

read more …
KHS Art & Design students modeling spiritwear

Kings Fine Arts Spiritwear Sale

Posted on: February 26, 2020
Support Kings High School Art & Design by purchasing many new options for Kings Spiritwear! Browse and buy on this site and receive free shipping to KHS for pickup at the main office!
 
 
read more …

Update from the Kings Treasurer's Office

Posted on: February 21, 2020

As the Kings School District strives to be excellent stewards of the financial investment our taxpayers, Kings Treasurer and CFO, Cary Furniss would like to update our community on some of the initiatives that have been completed.    The Kings

read more …
Operation Street Smart graphic

Adult Drug Education & Awareness Program at Our Next Community Learning Series

Posted on: February 21, 2020

The next topic in our Community Learning Series, "Street Smart Ohio; Adult Drug Education & Awareness Program."    In this session, parents will learn up-to-date information on trends in drug use. Attendees will learn new terminology,

read more …
Bandcakes graphic

BANDcakes

Posted on: February 14, 2020

Join Kings Bands as they host this year's Pat Cope Memorial BANDcakes Breakfast. It will be held at Kings High School on Saturday, March 14 from 7:30 a.m.-noon.   All you can eat pancakes are on the menu and you can also enjoy performances by various

read more …
kindergarten registration graphic

Kindergarten Registration 2020-2021

Posted on: February 10, 2020

Kindergarten registration for the 2020-2021 school year begins on Monday, February 10.  All registrations will be by appointment only and can be made through FinalForms.  Click here to get all of the information you will need to register.

read more …
Dolly Parton Imagination Library

Free Books for Kids from Imagination Library

Posted on: February 10, 2020

The Warren County Imagination Library is here! Kings Local School District is excited to be a partner in this county-wide effort with the goal that Every Child Reads Every Day! All Warren County children under five can have a FREE book mailed to THEM every

read more …
Gabe Hicks and Jaxon Smith

Kings Athletics Winter Signing Ceremony

Posted on: February 10, 2020

Two student-athletes from the Kings Football program made their official commitments to universities at the Kings Athletic Department’s Winter Signing Day on Wednesday, February 5 at Kings High School.    Families, coaches, teachers,

read more …
College Credit Plus graphic

College Credit Plus

Posted on: February 7, 2020

Ohio’s College Credit Plus Program can help eligible students earn college and high school credit at the same time by taking college courses from Ohio colleges/universities. The purpose of the program is to promote rigorous academic pursuits and to

read more …
APC of Warren COunty Graphic

Nominate a Deserving Kings Teacher for Project Excellence

Posted on: January 31, 2020

The Warren County Area Progress Council is seeking nominations for the 2020 Project Excellence Award.   The APC seeks to recognize and honor excellent teachers within the public schools in Warren County. They are asking your assistance in identifying

read more …

Mammography Van Visiting Kings

Posted on: January 31, 2020

The Mercy Health/Jewish Hospital mobile mammography van will be in the Kings Local School District to offer screening mammograms for our female community members. Mammography screening takes approximately 10-15 minutes and will be available at our

read more …
Seussical JR graphic

KJH Theatre Presents "Seussical JR"

Posted on: January 31, 2020

Don't miss KJH Theatre's production of Seussical JR, Feb 6-8 at Kings High School. Showtimes are February 6,7,& 8 at 7:00 p.m. and a matinee on Saturday, February 8 at 2:00 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students and Senior Citizens. Advance

read more …
Knight at the Derby Fundraiser graphic

Kings Athletic Booster Club A Knight at the Derby

Posted on: January 31, 2020

KABC is proud to present, "Knight to Remember: A Knight at the Derby" on Saturday, March 14th from 5:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. at the Cincinnati Marriott Northeast, Mason. The Early Bird ticket price of $70.00 will increase to

read more …

Hindi/Telugu Community Night

Posted on: January 31, 2020

Please join us on February 10 in the Kings Education Center at 1797 King Avenue, Kings Mills, OH from 6:00-8:00 p.m. to learn more about the Kings District and meet other Hindi/Telugu speaking families!   Information will be provided by an interpreter

read more …

Kings Athletics Announce Hall of Fame Nominees

Posted on: January 31, 2020

The Kings Athletic Department is excited to announce the inductees for the Hall of Fame, Class of 2020.   Joining the Athletic Hall of Fame are; Brooke Warner, Class of 1998 (Basketball, Softball), Caleigh Hortman, Class of 2005 (Softball,

read more …
Four KHS students receive nominations to the military academies

KHS Students Receive Military Academy Nominations

Posted on: January 27, 2020

We would like to congratulate Kings High School Seniors, Emma Meyer, Will Strassell & Xavier Legault, and Zachary Egan (class of 2019) for their nominations to various military academies. They were honored in a celebration with

read more …
Tissue paper luminaries photo

FREE Community Art Night

Posted on: January 27, 2020

You are invited to join us for our 3rd FREE Community Art Night on Wednesday, February 12 in the Kings High School Cafeteria from 5:30-7:30 p.m.   The Kings Community Art Nights are an opportunity for adults, young children and families to come and

read more …
Broadway World Regional Awards graphic

Kings Theatre Wins Awards

Posted on: January 22, 2020

Following a record number of nominations and votes, winners have been announced for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Cincinnati Awards, brought to you by TodayTix.   The nominees were set, audiences voted, and now we are proud to announce that Kings High

read more …
Gold Key Art Portfolio picture by Urte Kireliuete

2020 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

Posted on: January 22, 2020

We are proud to announce this year's Kings High School Award Recipients of the Scholastic Art and Writing Competition. This year, Kings High School students represent with 1 Portfolio by Urte Kireliuete, 3 Gold Keys, 10 Silver Keys, and 15 Honorable

read more …
Purple Star Award SLE graphic

SLE Named Purple Ribbon School by ODE

Posted on: January 16, 2020

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Paolo DeMaria announced on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 that 94 schools across Ohio received the coveted Purple Star Award this school year. The Kings Local School District is proud to announce that South Lebanon

read more …
Fiscal responsibility graphic

Bond Refinancing Saves District Over One Million Dollars

Posted on: January 12, 2020

In a continuing effort to provide high-quality services at a low cost, the District, under the direction of Kings Treasurer/CFO, Cary Furniss, completed a refinancing of a portion of its outstanding debt on January 7, 2020.  The District refinanced

read more …
QPR Training graphic

Community Suicide Prevention Training

Posted on: January 11, 2020

Later this month, Kings invites our community to learn how to recognize and intervene with someone who may be having thoughts of suicide through Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR) process.    This training will be lead by staff

read more …
Board members being sworn in

Board Members Sworn In

Posted on: January 11, 2020

On Tuesday, January 7, 2020, the Kings Board of Education held its annual budget hearing and organizational meeting.   Newly elected Board members Peggy Phillips and Stacie Belfrom were sworn in by Treasurer Cary Furniss.   At the meeting, Peggy

read more …