Kent Phoenix Academy: Service Learning Project

The Kent Phoenix Academy was joined by 45 senior citizens from surrounding retirement homes today to take part in a service learning project coordinated by the Communities In Schools’ Kent Performance Learning Center students. Seniors were welcomed to the school with a morning reception which featured Kent Phoenix Academy Principal Merrilee Lyle and a Hawaiian […]

Mentoring: Welcome back mentors!

As the schools in the Kent School District settle in to the 2013-2014 school year, Communities In Schools of Kent welcomed back our returning mentors this morning with a hour long breakfast celebration at the Kent Phoenix Academy from 7:30-8:30 AM.  The event was hosted by the Kent Phoenix Academy Site Coordinator Kim Macias-Shell and […]

Employment Edge: Class of 2013

The school year is coming to a close quickly and all of the students in the Performance Learning Center’s Employment Edge have passed the midterm mark for their internships. We have an extraordinary group of students this year – overcoming all kinds of obstacles and taking the necessary steps toward achieving in life! We beam […]