School News
New School Year News- August 2015
Please click here for our August and September News! 
Healthy Snacks and Food Allergens
Dear Parents, Please click here for information.  
Kensington Parent Guide 2015
Dear Parents,
Please click here for a quick reference guide detailing visitation, dismissal, and student safety guidelines.
 
Free/Reduced Milk Application 2015-2016
If you think you may qualify for free or reduced price milk, please fill out an application. Applications can be filed at any time throughout the school year. Please keep that in mind should your financial situation change at any point. You may now fill out applications on line, it is safe, secure, fast and easy! Visit: http://lunchapp.com/  Paper copies are available in the office. 
Kensington Open House Times- Friday, August 21st
Please park on the playground if parking is limited.  Click here for attached flyers for each grade.
-Third Grade-1:00-3:00 P.M. -Fourth Grade-10:30-12:30 P.M. -Fifth Grade- 11:30-1:30 P.M.
 
School Supplies and Fees
Please click here for grade level supply lists and fees. 
Kensington Summer Newsletter!
Please see our latest news and information for next school year! 
Fourth Grade Wax Museum
Fourth-grade students brought famous Ohioans to life in the annual Kensington Wax Museum. Each student researched a famous or influential person who was born in Ohio. The student then wrote a paragraph outlining the person’s life, including when and where he or she was born, why he or she became famous, and when he or she died. Click title to see a slideshow of these famous figures.  
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.  
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. 
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.  
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. 
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 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