2021 Bond Proposal - Bond Vote, May 4, 2021 - Projected Net Tax Rate Decrease

Kentwood Public Schools are the Heart of the Community. Our Families are an integral and valued part of the Education of our Students.

Bond Proposal Overview

Bond Vote, May 4, 2021


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Your Active Directory password may have expired and/or needs to be changed. If you are coming into school you can change it at your PC. From home, please follow these instructions:

Go to https://sso.kentwoodps.org/adfs/portal/updatepassword

You should see the following:

The field with [email protected] can be in the following formats. Instead of 11111, use your employee ID#.

Examples of username that can be used

The "Old password" field is the current password that has expired
The "New password" field is the new password that you would like to set
The "Confirm new password" field is the same password that was entered into the New password field
Changes have been made to simplify password management and increase security. 
Network passwords will be synced with Gmail, Synergy, and eFinance accounts. You will now have one password for multiple accounts. 

Password requirements:

  • At least 8 characters in length CANNOT repeat same character more than twice in a row
  • CANNOT contain your name or username
  • CANNOT use your previous password as your new password
  • Must include 3 out of 4 of the following: 
  • Lower case letter
  • Upper case letter
  • Number
  • Special character

Click submit

Press Release Kentwood Superintendency Posting

Six Candidates to Interview for Superintendent of Kentwood Public School District
(Kentwood, MI) The Kentwood Public Schools Superintendent posting closed on April 6 2021, with considerable interest and 31 applicants. The Kentwood Public Schools Board of Education has selected the following six candidates for first round interviews:

Wednesday, April 28

  • 6pm- Tracy Reed, Chief Academic Officer, Fort Wayne Community Schools, IN
  • 7pm- Marcus Davenport, Ph.D., Superintendent of Beecher Community Schools, MI
  • 8pm- Kevin Polston, Ed.S., Superintendent, Godfrey-Lee Public Schools, MI

Thursday, April 29

  • 6pm- Evan Hordyk, Executive Director of Secondary Education, Kentwood Public Schools, MI
  • 7pm- Nkenge Bergan, Director of Student Services, Kalamazoo Public Schools, MI
  • 8pm- Jamie Gordon, Executive Director of Human Resources, Kentwood Public Schools, MI

Interviews will be held in person, with appropriate social distancing, at the Kentwood Administration Building, 5820 Eastern Avenue, Kentwood, MI 49508. The community members, staff and students are encouraged to watch the interviews online as they take place. Please see the district website, (kentwoodps.org) forĀ  viewing instructions and more information.

There will be an option for limited in person seating and viewing opportunities at the Administration Building during the interviews. To accommodate proper social distancing, the Board of Education asks that you RSVP if you intend to attend the interviews in person by emailing: [email protected]kentwoodps.org.

BOE Agenda for April 19 2021

BOE Agenda for April 19 2021

BOE Minutes for March 22 2021

BOE Minutes for March 22 2021

Board of Education Minutes for February 22, 2021

Board of Education Minutes for February 22, 2021

BOE Minutes for February 8. 2021

BOE Minutes for February 8. 2021