Current News and Announcements

    See the new Daily Shedule (under the 'Home' tab)


    Our cafeteria will open on Thursday, September 3th with a limited number of items available during the first few days.  Daily specials will start on September 8th. Please remember that the cafeteria is closed on all early dismissal days. 


    Our Breakfast program will start on Tuesday, September 8th.


    Registration is online only.

  • This Fall a healthy harvest fundraising opportunity is coming to KCA!

    Nourish Nova Scotia and Annapolis Valley Farm to School have come together to create a healthy fundraising opportunity for KCA to sell top quality Nova Scotia grown fruit and vegetables. This fundraiser will promote local food and healthy eating. It will also provide engaging educational tools and resources in every package to help with food preparation, storage, recipes and “kids in the kitchen” ideas. Stay tuned for more information in early September.

  • Kings Early Years Screening for School (KEYSS)

    School is a big change for preschool children. KEYSS clinics help to make this transition period easier for all involved. A KEYSS clinic offer parents valuable information on topics like preschool behaviours, school readiness, healthy living, physical activity and safety. Stations on preschool development, hearing, speech and vision are available, with professionals that can direct families to available programs and services in Kings County. Friendly professionals provide active and interesting stations for children and parents.
    Children born in 2012 are encouraged to attend. Parents can register by calling 902-678-6111 or online at
    The KEYSS clinic will be held at KCA on Monday, October 26th.

Documents and Forms    Transportation Form for September P-3 students
   P-5 School Supply list
   Gr. 6-8 Supply List (English)
   Gr. 6-8 Supply List (Immersion)
   2015/16 GRADE LISTS

Kings County Academy is a primary to grade eight school located in Kentville, Nova Scotia and is part of the Annapolis Valley Regional School Board. In addition to the regular elementary and junior high course offering, KCA offers a French Immersion programme inclusive of grades primary to grade 8. The school has a total enrollment of approximately 614 students and 70 staff members serving the needs of its students. Upon completing grade eight, students leaving KCA attend Northeast Kings Education Center in Canning.


KCA has a long history and a strong community base.


KCA is also a PEBS (Positive, Effective, Behavior Support) School. This means we identify and clearly communicate to students what positive behavior expectations are and support them in meeting these expectations. Click here to see our PEBS matrix which outlines our expectations for student behavior in various locations around the school.


  • Thursday, September 3, 2015

    First full day of classes for all students P-8. 


    NOW POSTED (bottom of page under Documents  & Forms). Grade lists are posted by your child's last 4-digits of their student ID number (found on top of the report card).  They will be posted on our webpage and school doors.