Welcome to Kenny School!
1st graders

Kenny Community School serves Kindergarten through 5th grade.

We are ready to show you what makes our school a nurturing and effective place to educate children!

"The Harder You Work The Smarter You Get!"


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Kenny's Flexible Learning Day


Beginning this FRIDAY, DECEMBER 4, Kenny School will begin incorporating a flexible learning day into the schedule every Friday. Read more HERE to read more on what you and your student can expect!


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School Request Season Is Almost Here!


New and prospective families are invited to visit Kenny School’s Virtual Open House!


WHERE: via Zoom:

Meeting ID: 841 4979 6346   Passcode: 273216

A virtual tour of Kenny School will be available after Saturday, December 5th. Be sure to view before joining our virtual open house! Link to follow…

MPS’s Virtual School Request Kick Off event this Saturday, December 5 from 10:00am-12:30pm

Look up your 2021-2022 community school HERE


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Kenny Specialists


Please visit the Specialist page for more information on your student's Art, Music, and Phy. Ed schedule Specialist schedule:


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Emergency Housing and Rent Support
Friday, June 12, 2020 3:30 PM

Hennepin County residents who have been financially harmed by COVID-19 may qualify for emergency assistance to help with rent and other housing costs. 

You may qualify for emergency rental assistance if you: 
• Rent your housing anywhere in Hennepin County • Had household income below 50% of the area median income (about $46,550 for a household of three) before COVID-19 • Lost income due to COVID-19 that has not been replaced by unemployment insurance or other emergency assistance • Can't afford your housing costs this month • Are not currently receiving Section 8 or other rental assistance  
There is no deadline to apply. Priority will be given to households with the lowest incomes and those not eligible for Unemployment Insurance. Households with enough income to pay housing costs are not eligible. 
To start your application, complete this online form
If you need help applying, call 612-302-3160 
Households that appear eligible will be contacted by a provider to complete the application process, including collecting verification information. Do not submit multiple applications. 
Find information about rental assistance visit: 
For other assistance during the COVID-19 epidemic visit:
Friday, March 8, 2019 10:40 AM

CLICK HERE  to read the 2019-20 budget letter to Kenny families from Principal Gibbs

CLICK HERE to view the 2019-20 staffing, school allocation, and enrollment estimates

School of Excellence
Sunday, October 2, 2016 5:55 PM

Congratulations to Kenny School for being validated as a 2016-2017 SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE! 

This prestigious honor was awarded to Kenny School by the Minnesota Elementary School Principals' Association (MESPA). Thanks to the commitment and dedication to teaching and learning by Principal William Gibbs, former Principal Intern Jessica Peifer, teachers, staff, students and community, Kenny School is one of six Minnesota schools to earn this award!

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