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Inspiring Learning

Helping Working Families

Join The Fun

After-The-Bell is a FREE after-school program for all students in the Kennett Middle School. We provide a fun learning experience in a safe, supervised environment. Students are provided an after-school snack, participate in engaging activities, and then are offered a bus ride home—all at no cost. With more than 40 diverse activities to choose from, students can be sure to find something new, fun and educational. 

Three Yearly Sessions

Activity sessions run for 6-weeks each in the fall, winter and spring, on Tuesdays,
Wednesdays & Thursdays after school until 5pm

A Range of Activities

A wide variety of academic, recreational, social and cultural on- and off-site activities to
meet the varied interests of middle school students


One-on-one homework assistance from teachers and retired educators help students to improve their academic performance

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Activities, snacks and transportation are free to all middle school students in the Kennett Consolidated School District—at no cost to parents, tax payers or the school 

Many thanks to those who have contributed so generously in so many ways! The Kennett After-School Association was generously funded by the following foundations and organizations during the last two years.

Applestone Foundation Inc.

Arthur Hall Insurance


Baccellieri Family Dentistry

Beiler-Campbell Realtors Charity Golf Tournament

Better Than Bacon Improv


C.A.C. Scholarship Foundation

Mushroom Farmers of Pennsylvania

Chester County’s Children

Chester County Community Foundation

Corrado Construction Company LLC

Design Design, Inc.
ECMC Foundation

Episcopal Church of the Advent

Exelon Generation

Fidelity Charitable

Franks Wines

Genesis HealthCare

Genuardi Family Foundation

Hamilton Family Foundation

Holly Peters Oriental Rugs & Home

Hutton Family HeLP Fund

Kendal-Crosslands Residents
Kennett Run Charities

Kennett Township

George Krapf Jr. & Sons’ Inc.

The Lions Club of Kennett Square

Longwood Foundation*

Longwood Gardens

The Longwood Rotary Foundation

Magers Charitable Gift Fund

Manfredi Cold Storage & Distribution

Marshall-Reynolds Foundation
Jean & Aaron Martin Fund

Robert D. and Jennifer McNeil Foundation

The Mushroom Festival, Inc.

Neil Joines Foundation

Grace S. & W. Linton Nelson Foundation

New Garden Meeting of Friends

Phillips Mushroom Farms

Sara Bowers Committee of the Kennett Monthly Meeting of Friends

Schwab Charitable Fund

Sherpa Financial

St. Michael’s Lutheran Church

State Street Pizza

Stillman Volvo

Timken Company Charitable & Education Fund, Inc.

Total Environmental Solutions

Umbreit, Wileczek & Associates, PC

United Way of Southern Chester County

US Nels, Inc.

*We are very grateful to the Longwood Foundation for their sponsorship of the design and implementation of this website.