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 IMG_1801Together we embrace genius and empower leaders to be life-long learners.

The Leader in Me

IMG_1543Habit 3: Put first things first!

Ask your child how they are putting first things first at school and at home!

We value the leader in every child at Kenton Elementary. This year Kenton has become a Leader in Me school teaching our students the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. Each month our school is focusing on one habit. January has been all about putting first things first in our lives. As your child to share one of their big rocks! Many of our students said, family, friends, sports or their school work. 

Family Updates

IMG_1105Parents and Families are WELCOME at Kenton

Join us to learn about ways you can get involved at Kenton. We welcome our families to join us for our PTO meetings, parent coffees, workshops, Family Fun Fest evenings and classroom Parent Days! We believe in partnering with every family to support every child!

  • PTO: Feb. 18th @8:10 am
  • Parent Coffee: February 12th @ 8:10 am (Cafeteria)

Welcome to Kenton Elementary

Embrace Genius. Empower Leaders.

We are STAR students!


Safe - Team Player - Accountable - Respectful

NO SCHOOL February 4th and 5th

School Hours: 8:00 am - 2:30 pm.

Students may arrive at 7:45 am.

Next Parent Coffee: February 12, 2016 at 8:10 in the Cafeteria

PTO Meeting: February 18, 2016 at 8:10 in the Lounge   Logo

January: First Things First

How are you putting first things first?


Learn about Kenton's Leader in Me

Denver Bronco's David Bruton Jr. visits Kenton 3rd Grade Students

Bronco at Kenton

 Bruton spoke to students about reading over the summer and the importance of literacy. His new charity foundation, Bruton's Books, will focus on improving reading proficiency for students from kindergarten through third grade. The foundation is partnering with Colorado Reading Corps and School Partners to help schools in low-income areas of Denver. Together the organizations will provide tutoring opportunities and reading supplies.

Check out the 9News Story: Bruton's Books hopes to turn pages on illiteracy

  Kenton Elementary 2015-2016 School Goals

  • In order to accelerate student achievement and growth we will…
    1. Systematically employ Standards Based Teaching/Learning Cycle to provide students with rigorous intervention and enrichment opportunities in reading and math to support and enhance their learning of grade level standards.
    2. Engage students in rigorous and relevant standards-based learning opportunities that will enable students to respond to their learning in all content areas through writing.
    3. Develop comprehensive understandings of the five components of reading including how to teach and assess students; needs of these components in order to provide precise instruction that targets individual student gaps.
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 Learn how YOU can support Kenton today: 

Kenton RoadRUNNERS Fundraiser