New Families - Welcome to Kenwood!

Meet and Greet with Principal Heidi Johnson and Family Liason Lori Smith

  • Thursday, May 20:  6:30-7:30pm (virtual)
  • Tuesday, May 25:  6:30-7:30pm (on the playground)
  • Thursday, June 3:  8:15-9:00am (on the playground)

Please feel free to come to the event that works best for your family.  We will be available to answer questions and chat.  We hope to be able to offer in person tours when it is safe to do so.  Keep an eye on email and our website for information regarding summer get-togethers and back to school events!

Summer Get Togethers

Current Kenwood parents would like to invite your family to our playground get togethers this summer.  It's a great way to get to know some new friends before the school year begins!  Check our website for last minute weather changes.
  • Wednesday, June 23rd, 6:30-7:30pm
  • Saturday, July 10th, 10:00-11:00am
  • August date TBD

New Family Information

Incoming Kindergarteners - Have you had your early childhood screening?  Click here for more information and to schedule your screening.  You can even watch a video so you know what to expect!

The following family guide provides information on how you can get your child ready for school!  Click here for information on preparing for kindergarten.

Students new to MPS - Please remember to fill out the online registration forms. (This is different from the online form you filled out requesting a school). 

We will also need record of birth (passport, birth certificate, baptismal record), immunization records, and early childhood screening report (not certificate).  You can email copies to danielle.sanders@mpls.k12.mn.us, fax them to 612-668-2770, or stop by the school office for us to make copies.  The school office is open from 7:30am-4:30pm, Monday - Friday until June 18.

Kenwood FAQs - Click here to view the answers to many of the questions families new to Kenwood have.

Questions? - Call the main office at 612-668-2760 or contact Lori Smith at lori.smith@mpls.k12.mn.us or Danielle Sanders at danielle.sanders@mpls.k12.mn.us

Watch our welcome video for a quick overview of our school.

Helpful Information

See the attached documents for more information for the 2021-2022 school year.