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Blog Entries - May 2022

Back-to-School Information 2022-2023

Posted on: June 8, 2022
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Now that the 2021-2022 school year is complete, we have already started planning for next school year!   The last couple of years, we have started school with a "staggered start" where we brought smaller groups of students in at a time to give our

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USDA Free Meal Program Ends

Posted on: June 3, 2022
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For the past two years, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) provided waivers to Child Nutrition Programs across the United States, allowing these programs to offer all students breakfast and lunch meals at no charge, regardless of income

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Kings to Provide Free Summer Meals

Posted on: May 20, 2022
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The Kings Local School District Food Service Department in partnership with South Lebanon Community Center/Joshua's Place is participating in a FREE Summer Meal Program.   The program will provide FREE meals and nutritious snacks to children 18 and

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Former KHS French Teacher Passes

Posted on: June 3, 2022
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It is with a heavy heart to announce that beloved former Kings High School French teacher, Kathy Daggy has passed away after a courageous battle with cancer.   For 33 years Kathy made a difference in hundreds of students’ lives. She spent

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Kings Board of Education June Meetings

Posted on: May 31, 2022
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The Kings Board of Education will meet on Monday, June 6, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. to hold a Records Commission Meeting and will hold a Special Meeting that same evening at 5:30 p.m. to discuss District finances.   They will also meet for a combined Work

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KHS Junior Receives Perfect Score on the ACT!

Posted on: May 26, 2022
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Congratulations to Kings High School junior, Sam Webster who recently learned he scored a 36 -- the highest possible score -- on the ACT college admissions and placement exam.   Fewer than half of 1 percent of students who take the ACT earn a top

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Two KHS Students Selected for National Hope Squads Council

Posted on: May 26, 2022
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Two Kings High School Students have been chosen to serve on the National Hope Squads Council.   Congratulations to KHS Juniors, Diane Frecker and Brendan Stock who applied and were selected to be on the National Hope Squads Council along with juniors

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2022 Kings Senior Scholar Athletes

Kings Senior Scholar Athletes Celebrated

Posted on: May 20, 2022
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For the past 27 years, the Kings Athletic Booster Club and the Kings Athletic Department have honored student-athletes who have maintained excellent academic standards while dedicating their time and energy to Kings athletics. On Wednesday, May 18, the Annual

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KHS CLass of 2022 Valedictorian Renee Perpignan and Salutatorian Carson Page

KHS Class of 2022 Valedictorian and Salutatorian Named

Posted on: May 19, 2022
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Kings High School has announced the Class of 2022 Valedictorian and Salutatorian.   KHS Principal, Doug Leist has announced that Renee Perpignan is this year's Valedictorian and Carson Page is this year's KHS Class of 2022

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Kings Named Best Community for Music Education for 6th Year in a Row!

Posted on: May 17, 2022
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We are excited to announce that the Kings Local School District has been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. This is the sixth year in a row that the

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Six Kings Athletes Sign Letters of Intent at Spring Athletic Signing

Kings Athletes Sign to Play Sports Collegiately

Posted on: May 17, 2022
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Six student-athletes from the Kings Athletics programs made their official commitments to universities at the Kings Athletic Department’s Spring Signing Day on Tuesday, May 10 at Kings High School.    Families, coaches, teachers,

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Seven KHS Students at National BPA Conference

Seven KHS Students Compete Nationally at the Business Professionals of America National Leadership Conference

Posted on: May 17, 2022
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Seven Kings High School students traveled to Dallas, Texas last week to participate in the 2022 Business Professionals of America National Leadership Conference.   Business Professionals of America is the nation’s leading CTSO (Career and

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U.S. News & World Report Ranks Best High Schools

Posted on: April 29, 2022
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U.S. News & World Report released their 2022 edition of Best High Schools this week. Kings High School earned a high National, State, and local ranking!   The 2022 edition of Best High Schools includes nearly 18,000 public high

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KHS Senior Recipient of Franklin B. Walter Award

Posted on: April 5, 2022
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Kings High School senior, Renee Perpignan has been named a recipient of the 7th annual Franklin B. Walter Scholarship Award.   Recipients of this scholarship are selected by virtue of their academic achievement, personal accomplishments, and community

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Kings Treasurer's Office Receive Auditor of State Award

Posted on: March 4, 2022
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Auditor of State, Keith Faber recently announced that the recent financial audit of the Kings Local School District has returned a clean audit report. Kings’ excellent record keeping has earned it the Auditor of State Award for 2021.   The

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Updated CDC Guidance - Masks - February 25, 2022

Posted on: February 27, 2022
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On Friday, February 25, 2022, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) released updated guidance regarding lifting masking requirements on public school transportation. In alignment with this guidance, all Kings students and staff are no longer

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Kings Hires New Treasurer

Posted on: February 16, 2022
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The Kings Local School District’s Board of Education hired a new treasurer for the district. Mr. Mike Morrow was approved at the February 15 BOE meeting and will be joining Kings as their new treasurer effective March 14, 2022. Mike is currently

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Opt-In to District Text Messages

Posted on: January 5, 2022
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It's that time of the year when inclement weather can hit us at any time. Now is a great time to make sure to opt-in to receive texts from our emergency notification service.   All you need to do is text the word “YES” to 67587 to

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Kings Food Service Hiring

Posted on: January 2, 2022
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The Kings Food Service Department is in need of food service workers in our schools. These jobs are flexible & great positions for parents with kids in school! Learn more =>

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