Mission, Core Beliefs and Goals of the Kenton County School District


The mission of the Kenton County School District is to provide a world-class education ensuring ALL students are college and/or career ready and prepared for the 21st Century Economy.

Core Beliefs

  • It’s About ALL Kids.
  • It is our responsibility to ensure every child reaches his or her maximum learning potential.
  • All students deserve a safe, positive and supportive environment.
  • Every student should have an adult advocate in the school setting.
  • Students learn best when actively engaged in the learning process.
  • Maintaining high expectations leads to higher levels of student achievement.
  • All students are inspired to learn when provided rigorous, relevant, innovative and creative learning opportunities in a positive environment.
  • Recognition and appreciation of cultural, social, physical and economic differences creates a healthy learning community.
  • Sharing and using results to inform our decisions about instruction, resources and curriculum leads to higher levels of student achievement.
  • Students, educators, staff, families, businesses and the community share in the responsibility for creating an environment in which all students can learn and succeed at high levels.
  • High quality public education is essential to our democracy and economic growth.

    District-Wide Goals

  • 5 Star School District Demonstrating Student Success
  • Every School 5 Star
  • Transition Readiness Rate (CCR) 95%
  • ACT 22
  • Graduation Rate 95%
  • Attendance 96.25%
  • Students Reading on Grade Level Exiting 3rd-95%
  • Beginning in early elementary (primary), ALL students will participate in at least one activity providing a meaningful connection to school beyond the regular classroom
  • Remain fiscally solvent/efficient

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