School News
Kensington June Students of the Month
 Students are nominated for this outstanding award by his or her classroom teacher! Students are honored each month based on outstanding student contributions related to character, effort, and success in the classroom. Students receive a special award certificate and custom Kensington supply bag provided through the support of the Rocky River Education Foundation.   
Kensington May Students of the Month
 Students are nominated for this outstanding award by his or her classroom teacher! Students are honored each month based on outstanding student contributions related to character, effort, and success in the classroom. Students receive a special award certificate and custom Kensington supply bag provided through the support of the Rocky River Education Foundation.  
Letters About Literature Contest
Out of 1,784 entries, Kensington 5th grader Charlie Movius placed third in the state of Ohio in the Letters About Literature Contest sponsored by the Library of Congress and the Ohio Center for the Book. At the Letters about Literature Award Ceremony held on May 2, 2015, at the Cleveland Public Library, Charlie was awarded $50 for his letter to author Laura Hillenbrand about how her book Unbroken changed his world view.  
Wax Museum Comes to Kensington
Kensington Intermediate School will host dozens of famous Ohioans on Tuesday, June 2nd from 1:00-2:15.  Astronaut Judith Resnik, inventor Wilbur Wright, coach Woody Hayes and many others will be brought to life by our fourth graders. Parents are welcome to attend.  Parking will be available on our playground if spaces are limited.   
Kensington Bike to School Week
Students are encouraged to ride bikes to school during the week of May 18th!  Please click here for information regarding this great program for students and families. 
Kensington April Students of the Month
Students are nominated for this outstanding award by his or her classroom teacher! Students are honored each month based on outstanding student contributions related to character, effort, and success in the classroom. Students receive a special award certificate and custom Kensington supply bag provided through the support of the Rocky River Education Foundation. 
Kensington Spring Newsletter and Events
 Please click here for the our newsletter and upcoming events! 
Kensington March Students of the Month
Students are nominated for this outstanding award by his or her classroom teacher! Students are honored each month based on outstanding student contributions related to character, effort, and success in the classroom. Students receive a special award certificate and custom Kensington lunch bag provided through the support of the Rocky River Education Foundation. 
Kensington Newsletter for March
Please click here for our third grade and fourth/fifth grade newsletters. 
24th Annual Basketball Challenge Cup
Don’t miss the 24th Annual Basketball Challenge Cup on Friday, March 20th, 2015 at the RRHS Gymnasium. Game #1 begins at 6:00pm and features RRMS Faculty vs. The Community Challengers. Exciting intermission entertainment will be provided by Riverview Martial Arts. Game #2 features the RRHS Faculty vs. the Goldwood/Kensington Faculty.  
February Students of the Month
Students are nominated for this outstanding award by his or her classroom teacher! Students are honored each month based on outstanding student contributions related to character, effort, and success in the classroom. Students receive a special award certificate and custom Kensington lunch bag provided through the support of the Rocky River Education Foundation.  
Top Dogs at Kensington
Kensington Intermediate School has a whole pack of Top Dogs this year. Five fifth-grade students were winners of Cuyahoga County Fiscal Office Dog License Department’s “Top Dog" essay contest. The students are Megan Nock, Adam Cain, Sam Buehrle, Taylor Byall, and Carl Wright. Each received a certificate, trophy, and a treat bag. Kensington had an especially impressive showing, taking fully fifty percent of the 10 winning slots. 
Kensington February Newsletter
Please click here for the latest Kensington news and upcoming events! 
Safe Routes to School - Parent Survey
The Rocky River City School District is in the initial stages of applying for a Safe Routes to School (SRTS) grant.  Parents with children attending Kensington, RRMS or St. Christopher's School are asked to complete an online survey developed by the National Center for Safe Routes to School. 
Kensington January Newsletter
Please click here for our latest school information and events! (Revised on 1/13/15 to include rescheduled Third Grade Concert on 1/29/15.  
RREF Sponsors Author Trudy Ludwig
Bestselling children’s author Trudy Ludwig is coming to Rocky River City School District thanks to the Rocky River Education Foundation! This February 9-10, Kensington Intermediate School (2/9) and Goldwood Primary School (2/10) students and staff will have the opportunity to spend time with children’s advocate and award-winning author Trudy Ludwig.      
Kensington November Students of the Month
Students are nominated for this outstanding award by his or her classroom teacher! Students are honored each month based on outstanding student contributions related to character, effort, and success in the classroom. Students receive a special award certificate and custom Kensington lunch bag provided through the support of the Rocky River Education Foundation.  
Kensington December Newsletter
Dear Parents, Please see the attached newsletter including upcoming events and the State of Ohio new assessment windows for statewide testing.
 
 
Kensington October Students of the Month
Students are nominated for outstanding award by his or her classroom teacher! Students are honored each month based on outstanding student contributions related to character, effort, and success in the classroom. Students receive a special award certificate and custom Kensington lunch bag provided through the support of the Rocky River Education Foundation.   
Kensington November Newsletter
Please see our November Newsletter Here! 
Kensington October Newsletter
Please click here for our latest news and events. 
Information for Parents Concerning Data Release
A U.S. District Court has ordered that 2013-2014 school year records from the Ohio Department of Education’s Educational Management Information System be turned over to Disability Rights Ohio as part of an ongoing lawsuit.

Under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, families of students whose data will be released must be notified and given the opportunity to object. The court is instructing all local education agencies to post notice about this opportunity to object on their district websites and in a central location, accessible to the public, in each building that is open to the public.  

Kensington Parent Guide
Dear Parents,
Please click here for a quick reference guide detailing visitation, dismissal, and student safety guidelines.
 
Free/Reduced Milk Application 2014-2015
  Please click the milk icon for the application and further information.  
Healthy Snacks and Food Allergies
Dear Parents, Please click here for information regarding life threatening food allergies and school snacks.  
Kensington Intermediate School
20140 Lake Road 
Rocky River, OH 44116  
 
Principal: Todd Murphy 
 
School Hours: 8:30 AM - 2:45 PM
(Student arrival times between 8:00-8:25AM)
 
Important Numbers:
Attendance 440/356-6040
Fax 440/356-6050
Main Office 440/356-6770




KIS Beechbrook Classes
Tue May 26 2015
to Fri May 29 2015
KIS Awards Assembly
Mon Jun 1 2015
KIS 4th Grade Wax Museum
Tue Jun 2 2015
End of 4th Quarter
Thu Jun 4 2015
KIS 5th Grade DARE event
Thu Jun 4 2015
Last Day of School
Thu Jun 4 2015
Teacher Record Day
Fri Jun 5 2015