KECNS is open for Fall 2020! We follow the CT state mandate for the COVID-19 pandemic.
KECNS Field trips
Throughout the year, KECNS students participate in field trips and enjoy guest presentations, with parent participation welcome.
Monthly visit to Kent Memorial library in Kent, CT
Students and teachers walk through downtown Kent to the library (www.kentmemoriallibrary.org/). The children's room librarian facilitates story time and a craft, and each child chooses a book to take home.
Visit the Trevor Zoo in Millbrook, NY
Students and teachers explore the unique animals (red panda, wolf, iguana, lemur, etc.) at the Trevor zoo (www.millbrook.org/trevor-zoo-home). This 6-acre zoo houses 80 different species of animals, eight of which are endangered.
Visit Audubon Center in Sharon, CT
Students and teachers visit the Audubon center in Sharon, CT (sharon.audubon.org/) to see birds of prey and to do hands on learning through nature.
Librarian from Kent Memorial Library
Bonus! A Kent Memorial Library Junior Room librarian comes to KECNS periodically to read stories to the children. (www.kentmemoriallibrary.org/)
Kent Ambulance Services
Kent Ambulance Services visits KECNS! Students and teachers tour an ambulance and learn about 911 and how to make a 911 call.