KP Connection

March 27, 2015

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  • Garnet Team Service Dinner - 5:00PM
  • QuEST History Day Competition - 8:00AM - 4:00PM



  • National Paraprofessional Appreciation Day
  • MidFest At Mortensen Hall - Bushnell 7:30 - 9:30PM
  • Good Friday (Schools/Offices Closed)
  • Passover begins at sundown


Earth Hour 2015

Be part of something global! Earth Hour 2015 is this Saturday at 8:30PM. Shut off your lights and take a stand for the planet.

Earth Hour 2015

Butter Braid Pickup Date - 3/31

If you purchased butter braid(s) through the KP fundraising program, thank you! Pickup will be March 31st from 3-5PM in the main office. If you would like your product to be sent home with your child that day, please email by March 30th so we can have it ready for your student.

A word of thanks!

KPU and the KP Service Club just completed their two week food drive. Thank you to all who contributed! Your kindness amounted to more than 1500 food donations! That's an amazing number. You've just helped a huge number of people and families in the West Hartford community with your generosity. Thank you for all of your support!

Legally Blonde Jr

Is your child participating in KP's upcoming spring musical, Legally Blonde Jr.?

Do you have any questions regarding the rehearsal schedule? Or just a concern?

Lori Conley, Director, will be happy to answer all of your questions. You can email her at Ms. Conley will be checking emails on a daily basis and will get back to you.

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International Night - Volunteers and Donations Needed!

On Friday, May 29, King Philip Middle School will be hosting this year's International Night to celebrate KP's cultural diversity! Last year, we had approximately 160 people attend this event and this year, we hope it will be more. If any parent or guardian would like to volunteer their time to help organize this event, please e-mail Marisa Tamayo ( or Johanna Kosienski ( If you are not able to volunteer your time, but would still like to help, we would be happy to accept the following donations: paper plates, plastic silverware, plastic cups, napkins, serving utensils, streamers, balloons, plastic tablecloths. Please deliver any donations to either Marisa Tamayo or Johannah Kosienski. Thank you in advance for everyone's support!
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Maya Moore Academy

For the first time as a Pro, UConn Legend, 2x WNBA Champion and 2014 WNBA MVP, Maya Moore returns to the NY/CT region to host the Maya Moore Academy, a very special basketball experience with a focus on leadership, service and character.

Attendees will interact with Maya, practice fundamental basketball training and enhance personal development by attending leadership and nutrition sessions led by Maya, elite coaches, trainers and guest speakers.

We would love for you to share the opportunity for your players/students to join Maya for the most high-touch and elite camp experience offered in women’s basketball at the Life Time Fitness in Westchester, NY on Saturday, April 18 between 10AM-4PM and is open to all girls ages 10-17.

Each camper will receive an exclusive gift pack from Jordan Brand and a signed photo of Maya.

Registration deadline is Friday, April 10 and camp is limited to 60 players, so sign up here now.

Opportunities in OUR COMMUNITY