Kent News

Op-Ed: Spiritual Life at Kent

Morgan Collins, Campus News Reporter

April 9, 2017

Kent School was founded by an Episcopalian monk, Father Herbert Sill, in 1906. He established the school with the approval of the Episcopalian church, with the principle that the school would remain affiliated with the church. The...

Op-Ed: The Mixed Bag of Recycling at Kent

Natasha Chiu, Campus News Reporter

April 9, 2017

In a world where environmental issues are becoming increasingly prominent, Kent School is taking action aimed at building a more sustainable future. Most students are aware of the yearly Green Cup Challenge, that challenges dorm...

Op-Ed: The Day Student Experience

Jim Forman, Campus News Reporter

April 9, 2017

Day students are a minority at Kent, with some students driving forty-five minutes or more to get to school while other students may be a short walk away from campus. While day students may not necessarily have much in common...

Op-Ed: In Defense of Formal Dinner

Johnny Choi, Campus News Reporter

December 1, 2016

Formal Dinner is one of Kent’s many weekly obligations. Every Thursday evening, all students return from sports and activities, dress up, go to chapel, then sit down with their advisory for an all-school dinner. To some s...

Op-Ed: Rethinking “Lights Out”

Adrian Lo, Campus News Reporter

November 10, 2016

Lights out is a rite of passage here at Kent. Most of the student body has lived with it at some point or other. At 10:30pm, all under formers must go to bed. However, one wonders whether such a measure is necessary.  The ...

How to Date a Lion

Jessica Hobbs

December 16, 2015

As the holidays and the Sadie Hawkins dance draw closer, people become anxious about finding romance. Though Kent School is far from the normal high school experience when it comes to romantic affairs, love can still be in the...


Mr. DesMarais

December 16, 2015

On Friday evening, December 11 in Mattison Auditorium, the Music Department presented a Holiday Concert, featuring instrumental, choral and vocal ensembles, to the delight of all. President and vice-president of the Band Eddie...

Guide to Getting Tapped

Brandon Fong, Sports Editor

November 15, 2015

The dream of many an under-former at the Kent School is to be one of the select members of his or her class to be tapped onto the Senior Council. The notions of power, status and weekly pizza and cookies that accompany the job...

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