Current News and Announcements
  • "Walkabout Kentville" Challenge!

    Join the community walking challenge. 

  • June Newsletter is Now Available!

    Click here to view the June newsletter. 

  • KCA Annual Spring Fling - Wednesday, June 1

    4:30-7:00 pm.  There will be a bounce castle, lots of games and prizes, BBQ, raffle, Scholastic Book Fair and much more.  Come join us for these fun events!!  All events require a set number of tickets (punch cards for $5 each) or cash.  (Raindate - Thursday, June 2)

  • Calling all Volunteers - Wednesday, June 1

    Staff and students at KCA truly appreciate your support during the school year.  We would like to say thank you with an invitation to stop by the school's foyer during Spring Fling (June 1 - 4:30-7pm) and enjoy a piece of cake in your honour!

  • Aladdin Jr. - TICKETS ON SALE!!

    Performance dates at KCA - Thursday, June 9 and Friday, June 10.  Doors open at 6:30 with performances beginning at 7pm. Tickets can be purchased from the office.  Tickets are $5 each.  (If writing a cheque please make payable to KCA.)  Tickets will also be available at Spring Fling on June 1st.

  • Class Trips/Events

    Information will be updated weekly.

  • Ticks and Lyme Disease Awareness

    At this time of year it’s important to be aware and careful in areas where there may be blacklegged ticks (also called deer ticks), which can carry the germ that causes Lyme disease. Please visit the documents and forms section for important Public Health information on protecting against ticks and Lyme disease. Additional information and videos can also be found at www.novascotia.ca/hpp/cdpc/lyme.asp

Documents and Forms    Principal's Annual Report 2015
   Provincial Homework Policy (Gr. P-12)
   Provincial Code of Conduct
   Request for paper copy of newsletter
   "Walkabout Kentville" Challenge!
   Ticks and Lyme Disease Awareness

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.

Current News and Announcements

  • May 30 - June 3

    Scholastic Book Fair (Library).  Students/Parents can purchase during Spring Fling, Thursday (during school hours) and on Friday until 10:30 a.m.

  • Fri., June 3

    Primary Orientation (for our September primary students). No School for Smith, Kinsman, Taylor and E.Parsons.