SUMMER SCHOOL

WEEK OF 7/29/19 IMPORTANT UPDATE: DUE TO A POWER OUTAGE, THE TESTING CENTER LOCATION HAS BEEN RELOCATED ON MON., WED., FRI. FROM KCTC TO KTC (KENT TRANSITION CENTER). SUMMER SCHOOL FAMILIES HAVE RECEIVED AN EMAIL COMMUNICATION WITH ADDITIONAL DETAILS. PLEASE NOTE -  Kent Transition Center (park in lot 7B, ELA room – follow signs) The Beltline and Leffingwell entrances to Kent ISD will be closed, the ONLY way onto the campus is via the Knapp entrance. Please follow the road to Parking Lot 7B, this is the ONLY lot you may park in; do not park in Lot 7. TESTING TIMES AT THIS CAMPUS ARE Wed. 9:30am-3:00pm, Wed. 5:30pm-8:30pm, Fri., 9:30am - 3:00pm. 

MySchool@Kent offers a summer school session open to all Kent ISD students from June 10th, 2019 - August 2nd, 2019 at 3:00pm. Enrollment is now closed for Summer 2019. 

The Summer School program is centered around students doing the majority of their work at home or in remote locations with all test and exams completed at one of our 3 locations. See below or on the right panel of the Summer School 2019 Flyer for a list of those locations. 

Students will need to have a computer and internet access, this is not provided for the summer program. Computers are provided onsite for testing onlyAll courses, including tests, must be completed by 3:00pm on August 2nd without exception. 

Our online learning tool is Apex Learning, course descriptions can be viewed at your convenience. 


How To enroll in Summer School

Enrollment for our summer courses must be completed online through the Kent ISD Professional Development Hub. Classes are $125 each and more than one class can be selected during registration. The PD Hub Registration is closed for Summer 2019. 

Payment is completed via the Kent ISD payment hub and can be processed with a credit card online or by calling 616-365-2235.


Testing Information

Testing Schedule and Locations

All tests and exams are to be completed at one of the testing locations. Please note that testing must begin at least 30 minutes before the listed end time.

Monday: Kent Career Technical Center (KCTC) Parking Lot 1
1655 East Beltline, NE Grand Rapids 49525

9:30AM-3:00PM & 5:30PM-8:30PM

IT'S ROAD CONSTRUCTION SEASON! PLEASE SEE THE MAP FOR CAMPUS ROAD CLOSURES ON MONDAY AND WEDNESDAY, JULY 29 AND 31. 

Tuesday: Kentwood District Library (Limited Seating)
4950 Breton Road SE, Kentwood 49508

9:30AM-3:00PM 

Wednesday: Kent Career Technical Center (KCTC) 
1655 East Beltline, NE Grand Rapids 49525

9:30AM-3:00PM & 5:30PM-8:30PM

Thursday: Downtown Market KCTC Classroom 203 
109 Logan St. SW, Grand Rapids 49503

9:30AM-3:00PM

Friday: Closed/Testing not available EXCEPT ON FRIDAY, AUG 2 FROM 9:30AM-3:00PM at KCTC


What to expect After Enrolling

Registration will be available beginning May 1st and will be open until Friday, July 12th. Payment must accompany registration and will be completed on the same page as registration, or by calling the Kent ISD PD Hub at 616-365-2235.

Within a business day of registering, students will receive an email with their course login information, directions on how to use the online portal, and the Summer School handbook. If the student does not receive this information 24 hours after registration, please contact Ben Bell at 616.439.0377 or Holly Anderson at 616.447.5680 to verify that the correct e-mail address has been listed in your registration.

If after reviewing the orientation material, students need additional assistance utilizing the Learning Management System of Apex, they should attend one of our testing locations for a tutorial from one of our staff members.


Summer School 2019 Flyer

Summer School Flyer


Summer School Contact information

Administrative Assistant:
Holly Anderson
Phone: 616.447.5680 or Email: hollyanderson@kentisd.org

Summer School Coordinator:
Ben Bell
Phone: 616.439.0377 or Email: benbell@kentisd.org