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.
Scholastic Book Fair
KCA will be entering the Kingdom of Books from November 24-27. Parent shopping will take place on Wedneday, Nov. 26 from 6-8 pm in the library.
KCA Ski & Snowboard Club ....
Sign up now! Registration forms are available at the office and online in the "documents and forms" section of our website. Complete all 4 documents and return to the office.
Volleyball ...upcoming games
Wednesday, Nov. 19 - Grade 6 Girls home game vs. Wolfville - 4 pm
Monday, Nov. 24 - Grade 7 & 8 - Pre-districts - Pine Ridge at 4 pm
Wednesday, Nov. 26 - Grade 7 & 8 Districts at Pine Ridge at 4 pm
Wednesday, Dec. 3 - Grade 6 Girls Districts at Wolfville School - 12 noon.
Band Registration - Grades 6 - 8
Band registration forms were sent home with students on Monday, Sept. 22. Please complete and return to Mr. Nelson as soon as possible. For additional info. email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the school office (3850) and leave a message.
We have 30+ years experience in teaching, tutoring and counseling.