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Why KWoods?


Why should you choose KWoods?

Kensington Woods provides students a small, personal education where they get the individualized attention they deserve. Teachers care about their students and develop strong relationships with their students. Class sizes are small and students accept each other for who they are.

Kensington Woods offers students opportunities to be creative while they learn. Kensington Woods offers a dynamic and intensive art and music programs, subject-area integration, as well as engaging curriculum where students can express their creativity across the curriculum.

Kensington Woods prepares students to be successful in college. 100% of our graduates are accepted into college before graduation - it's a graduation requirement. When ready, students can dual-enroll in college and we will pay for it. Students experience high expectations during their time at Kensington Woods, preparing them for what's beyond.

Kensington Woods engages students in their learning. We create real-life learning experiences that engage students. Student engage in projects, integrate different subjects areas and are asked to think deeply about the content.

Kensington Woods is a tuition-free, public charter school.


Unique Qualities of Kensington Woods

  • College-prep curriculum with high expectations

  • Small, personal learning environment

  • Classes that are integrated across subject areas, creating engaging, relevant & challenging learning experiences

  • Small class sizes with accessible and supportive faculty

  • AP classes & college dual enrollment

  • Middle school program designed around the needs of middle school students

  • Character education

  • Safe and orderly environment

  • Academic planning & college advising

  • Advanced art & foreign language

  • Extracurriculars and athletics

  • 6-12th grades

  • No hassle transfer system

  • Fully accredited, state funded & tuition-free charter school


Join us at one of our Enrollment Events!

Can't make a scheduled event? Contact us to schedule a personal tour!

8th Grade Experience Day

  • Friday, April 26

8th Grade Experience Day is a day designed especially for 8th grade students to help them prepare for high school and experience the KWoods Difference! All participants will have KWoods Leadership students as their guides. To RSVP, call 517-545-0828, email info@kwoods.org or fill out the form below.

The schedule (students will participate in all sessions):

  • Session 1: Welcome and Design Thinking Experience
    Students will participate in a hands-on activity focused on developing the thinking and 21st century skills needed in high school and beyond, led by a KWoods teacher.

  • Session 2: Shadow a high school class

  • Session 3: “Finding Success in High School” presentation
    Students will participate in a presentation and Q&A session with high school students about what it takes to be successful in high school.

  • Session 4: Shadow a high school class

Shadow Days
Spend the day with a KWoods student! Shadows accompany a current KWoods student in their grade for the day, experiencing the KWoods Difference firsthand. To RSVP, call 517-545-0828, email info@kwoods.org or fill out the form below.

Spring Shadow Days

  • Wednesday, May 1

  • Friday, May 3

Personal shadow days can also be scheduled. Just contact us! 

Spring Open House

Join us for our Spring Open House, where you can meet tour the school, meet with teachers, students and parents and view student projects from our innovative Project Term!

Thursday, June 13, 6-8pm

Interested in learning more about Kensington Woods?

Contact us now for more information or to schedule your personal tour!

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