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Thomas J. Kenny K-6 School

“The future depends on what you do today.” –Mahatma Gandhi


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**EVERY FRIDAY** 10:00-10:30am!

ANNOUNCEMENTS: WELCOME TO The Final Stretch!

Notes:

Due to rain, the "Baby Animal Petting Zoo" was moved from June 4 to June 10, 2021.

Due to a change in flight schedules, the Live Zoom from Tanzania was moved to 6/17 at 10:30am.

Thank you for Joining our School Site Council, Equity Roundtable and Community Meetings!

Link to (all) Community Meetings --> HERE

Use this link to enroll in summer programming!

To translate the form, click on your language at the top!

Spaces are limited and filling up!

Information about SY2022:

Arrival (9:15am-9:30am) and Dismissal (4:10-4:20pm), take place behind the school on Delmont Street.


  • Students should arrive for their first day of school between 9:15-9:20am with their school supplies and completed summer work. A copy of supply lists and summer assignments is shared with students and families in June and available on our website: www.tjkenny.org


    • First Day for Students in Grades 1-6: Thursday, September 9th

    • First Day for Students in Grades K0, K1 & K2: Monday, September 13th


  • Optional Before & After School Programs: 7:15-9:15am & 4:15-6:00pm

Before and after school programs are available to all students K0-6, Monday-Friday. Details related to program costs and offerings will be shared in upcoming weeks as our staffing, budget and partnership model is finalized.

ARE YOU IN DANGER? SCARED? DO YOU NEED HELP?

If you or someone you know needs help, please contact your teacher, Ms. Bryan, or another trusted adult. Contact information for all Kenny Staff are included in this website. Additionally, the help lines below are confidential (this means that what you say will not be shared) and available all day and night, 7-days a week. If you need help, we are here for you. Please reach out.

Mental Health Services are available. Click the flyers below for information in your preferred language.


English | Español | العربية | Cabo-Verdiano | Français | Kreyòl Ayisyen | Português | Soomaali | Tiếng Việt


Child Help Hotline: 1-800-422-4453

If you are being hurt, know someone who might be hurting, or are afraid you might hurt another, call or text the Childhelp Hotline. Call or text for confidential help.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a network of local crisis centers that are available 24/7 to provide support for youth and adults who are in any kind of emotional crisis. In addition to the main hotline number listed above, anyone can also use their online chat feature on their website. Spanish: 1-866-628-9454

National Runaway Safe-Line: 1-800-786-2929

The National Runaway Safeline helps youth who have run away, are thinking about running away, or who already ran away but are ready to come home. Parents and guardians can also contact the hotline if they are worried about their child running away or if their child has already left home. The hotline is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Youth, parents, and guardians can also use the online chat feature on the Runaway Safeline's website to ask for help and get support, or can send a text to 66008.


The Trevor Project: 1-866-488-7386

The Trevor Project is a 24/7 crisis intervention and suicide prevention hotline for LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Queer or Questioning) youth. Call: 1-866-488-7386. Youth can also text "Trevor" to 1-202-304-1200 for support, or use the online chat feature on the Trevor Project's website. TrevorText is available Monday-Friday between 3-10PM. TrevorChat is available seven days a week between 3-10PM.

Kenny & BPS SY2020-2021 Communication: September 2020 - June 2021

Kenny Community Update: Grade 7 Enrollment Process

Grade 7 Registration: Document #1 (ENGLISH)

Kenny Community Update: Grade 7 Enrollment Process

Kenny Community Update: Reopening 1/24/21

Kenny Community Update_ Reopening 1:24:21.pdf

Community Update: 10/28/20 [English]

Kenny Community Update, October 2020

Community Update: 10/28/20 [Vietnamese]

[Vietnamese] Kenny Community Update, October 2020

Community Update: 10/28/20 [Spanish]

[SPANISH] Kenny Community Update, October 2020

Community Update 10/18/20

Kenny Community Update 10_18_20.pdf

SY2021 Family Handbook: Click here to open full

Kenny Elementary School: Family Handbook 2020-2021

Welcome Letter (sample of what was sent) 9/18/20

Welcome Letter_ Start of School 2021 Mailing 9_18_2020.pdf

Automated Phone & Email Msg 9/22/20

Translated Phone & Email Message_ 8-9am, 9_22_20.pdf

Homeroom Mailing (template w/ information shared) 9/18/2020

Welcome Letter_ Start of School 2021 Mailing 9_18_2020.pdf

Connect-Ed Phone Call Update: 9/20/20

Connect-Ed Message 9/20/20
Mizajou kominote a #2 4/3/20
HaitianCreole of Kenny Update 2 4:3:20.pdf
Kenny School / BPS Closure Letter 3/13/20
Letter to Kenny Community 3:13:20.pdf
Mizajou kominote a #1 3/16/20
Haitian-Creole Kenny Elementary School Community Update #1 [3/16/20]
Community Update #4
Kenny Community Update #4
Community Update #1 3/16/20
Kenny Elementary School Community Update #1 [3_16_20].pdf
Cập nhật cộng đồng #1 3/16/20
Vietnamese Kenny Elementary School Community Update #1 [3/16/20]
Community Update #2 Vietnamese
Copy of VIET - Kenny Community Update #2 APRIL BPS CLOSURE
Community Update #2 4/3/20
Kenny Community Update #2 APRIL BPS CLOSURE
Community Update 8/23/20
Kenny Community Update: August 22, 2020
Community Message 3/25/20(sent by email)
Kenny Community Message 3/25/2020
Community Update #2 Spanish
Kenny Community Update #2 Spanish
Kenny Community Update 7/14/2020
Kenny Community Update: July 2020

Forgot your Gmail password?

Resetting Student Passwords

Need to reset your password? Watch this: Password Reset Video for instructions on how to reset your student password, or read this:

Help Docs Article for directions to reset your password!

Follow this link to reset your password: Password Reset Link

BPS Technology HelpDesk: https://helpdesk.mybps.org/ or 617-635-9200

To request support with any issue at all:

BPS Helpline 617-635-8873

Call the helpline Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm for questions and information on resources available to BPS families.

Help is available in Arabic, Cape Verdean Creole, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Portuguese, Russian, Somali, Spanish, and Vietnamese.