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2/20/2019 3:51 PMAnd the Finalists Are...

​Please join us in congratulating the

2019 Excellence in Education Finalists.


Click here:

12/5/2018 3:32 PMCA Retired Teachers Association Grant Opportunity

Mini-Grant applications are now being accepted by the local chapter of Retired Teachers Association.

 Applications are due February 8, 2019.


Review 2018-19 Mini~Grant Application.

8/28/2018 2:32 PMUnderstanding Climate Change

​The Department of Water Resources, in conjuction with the Burris Park Foundation, will host a day of training for teachers designed by Project WET (Water Education for Teachers).


Activities are designed to meet Common Core Science Standards and unit credits are available.


Sign up soon as seats will fill up quickly.

8/20/2018 11:15 AMWe Love Our Community!

The Kings County Office of Education is proud to host the 2019 Kings Resource Fair.


The community is invited to attend and speak with public service agencies participating in the Fair.


     See Complete Details by Clicking Here:

8/7/2018 2:52 PMFingertip Facts for 2018-19
6/11/2018 4:05 PMLegal Notice Regarding Destruction of Special Education Records



The Kings County SELPA will be destroying Special Education records of students that have exited the Program prior to July 1, 2015. Records will be destroyed on October 1, 2018.
If you wish to obtain a copy of your records contact the SELPA office at 11835 S. 11th Ave., Hanford, CA, to request records in writing. Your request will be processed within 5 business days.
  If you have questions about obtaining records, you may contact Marie Schales at (559) 589-2504.


4/26/2018 9:06 AMLemoore Middle College Wins National Title

"The Kings County Office of Education would like to congratulate the decathletes from Lemoore Middle College High School on their historic, first place win in division four at the 2018 USAD National Competition!" 


View Winning Team Here.

4/10/2018 4:48 PMCommunity Free  Event
With the June 5, 2018, California Primary Election rapidly approaching
the community based organization, Women with Visions Unlimited, is hosting a public Candidates Forum.
  Registered voters are encouraged to attend and meet with the candidates seeking to represent YOU in various aspects of our local government.


4/5/2018 4:24 PMLemoore Middle College

Congratulations to Lemoore Middle College High School for capturing State awards qualifying the Decathletes for the National Academic Decathlon.


The competition is April 19, 2018, in Frisco, Texas.


Best of luck to Kings County Decathletes.

1/25/2018 11:46 AMExcellence in Education

Kings County Office of Education is proud to announce this year's Education Finalists:


Finalist List:

1/25/2018 9:04 AMKings Resource Fair

The Kings County Office of Education will host an informational Resource Fair for the community to learn of resources such as Vocational Training, Recreation, Behavioral Support and Work Opportunities.


Click here to view complete details:​

11/28/2017 4:05 PMPress Release: Kingsburg Historical Society

​The Kingsburg Historical Society proudly presents a traveling exhibt of the
 Japanese American WWII Experience.
 The exhibit runs January 6, 2018, ~ February 5, 2018.



Click here to view Press Release:

11/28/2017 3:14 PMCalifornia Retired Teachers Association Offers Grant Opportunity

Retired teachers remember those teaching years when money was scarce and there were many things we would like to have purchased for improving our classroom learning experiences.


Our organization is offering a limited number of grants to help buy some of the things you believe would enhance learning in your classroom.

10/18/2017 3:49 PMChildrens Storybook Garden

Board of Directors are a group of inspiring and dedicated individuals sharing a common create a Children's Storybook Garden & Museum for all children and families of Kings County. 


We have members with experience in law, banking, engineering, education, agriculture, landscape construction, horticulture, art, and more.  We work very hard and are proud of all that we have accomplished so far.  We are anxious to complete this Garden & Museum by the year 2018!


Click here to view additional information on the

 Children's Storybook Garden & Museum.

10/18/2017 2:45 PMSpace Program Lands on John Muir Middle School

Congratulations to students of John Muir Middle School.


John Muir has won acceptance into the Student Spaceflight Experiment Program (SSEP).



The complete news article is available at

9/5/2017 1:42 PMSpecial Education Records

PUBLIC NOTICE: Parents, legal guardians, or custodians of special education students enrolled in Kings County Special Education Programs, prior to July 1, 2014,
 must notify the SELPA office by October 1, 2017,
 to obtain copies of the student record(s).


Click here for further details:

8/18/2017 2:51 PMU.S. Military Service Academy Information Night

​Military Service Academies rank as the most prestigious educational institutions in the world. If you would like to learn of eligibility to a Military Service Academy, this event is for you!

​Click here for complete details. 


6/21/2017 2:40 PMHow does one beat summer boredom...

READ, READ, AND READ with the Kings County Library Summer Reading Program.

Click here for complete details:

5/25/2017 4:09 PMKCOE Supports Red Nose Day

Red Nose Day, May 25th, is a day dedicated toward Comic Relief while fighting children’s poverty. The concept originated in the United Kingdom and crossed over three-years ago into the United States.


Your $1 donation for buying this comical symbol helps children in need around the world. In the U.S., that includes multiyear grants to groups like Feeding America, the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Save the Children and Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance.

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, a supporter of NPR, is also backing Red Nose Day in the U.S. by matching donations to the cause made on Facebook up to total of $1 million. Donations are received through June 3rd.


The public can also make direct donations on the Red Nose Day telethon airing Thursday night on NBC.


5/1/2017 3:19 PMWhen Is The Last Day of School?

Many parents are asking this same question.

When is the last day of school for my child?

 View County-Wide School Calendar.

3/23/2017 2:49 PMTUPE Overall Grand Prize Winner

The Kings County Office of Education, in collaboration with local schools, participated in the Tobacco Use Prevention Education (TUPE)​ Poster Contest.

 Grand prize winner, Yalienah Amescua, 5th grade student at Roosevelt School
 is the recipient of a mini iPad.

Congratulations to Yalienah.

Click here to view the winning poster.

3/23/2017 1:37 PMTUPE Kick Butts Day

Congratulations to the following students as they were chosen as winning recipients of the
TUPE Kick butts Day Poster Contest.​


3rd - 5th Grade Division

1st Place​ 2nd Place ​3rd Place
​Diego Rodriguez
 4th Grade
  Avenal Elementary​
​​Isabella Ezpinoza
5th Grade
  Roosevelt Elementary
​​Travis Hammond
5th Grade
 Roosevelt Elementary

 6th - 8th Grade Division

1st Place​ 2nd Place ​3rd Place​
Jessica Rodriguez
6th Grade
Monroe Elementary​
​Liliana Jimenez
6th Grade

 Monroe Elementary

​Rene Monroe
6th Grade
Monroe Elementary 


9th - 12th Grade Division

1st Place​​ 2nd Place ​3rd Place​​
Helen Wang

 12th Grade
Hanford West
High School​

Diana Valle
12th Grade
Hanford West
High School
​Madison Sarmiento
12th Grade
Hanford West
High School
Congratulations to Helen Wang, as the 1st place winner
 representing  Hanford West High School.
3/8/2017 4:32 PMCongratulations to Kings County Top Spellers
2/28/2017 2:06 PMAnd the Finalists Are...

Congratulations to our Excellence in Education finalists.

To see the complete list of finalists click here:

2/24/2017 2:03 PMAnd the Winner Is...

Ms. Maria Vera was recognized as the 2016-17 Gene Billingsley Classroom Award receipient. Ms. Vera plans to spend her cash award on Math and Science resources for the classroom.


Maria Vera (L), Classroom Aide,Lakeside Union School District
along with Leana Cantrell, (R) Event Coordinator,
accepting the Gene Billingsley Classroom Award.

1/13/2017 10:50 AMSenator Vidak hosts Job Fair

Job seekers are invited to attend a Career & Resource Expo hosted by Senator Andy Vidak.
 More than 80 local employers, with immediate job openings, are schedueld to attend the Job Fair.


If you are seeking employment,
click here for complete details

12/15/2016 7:58 AMKings Resource Fair

The Kings County Office of Education is hosting a Resource Fair, and the Community is invited!


View details here:


12/14/2016 4:56 PMSeeking an Administrative Services Credential?

The Kings County Office of Education has established a Preliminary Administrative Services Credential Program.


Click here to view full details of the Program: 

11/17/2016 3:04 PMCA Retired Teachers Offer Grant Opportunity
Retired teachers still remember those years of teaching when money was scarce and there were so many things we would like to have purchased for improving our classroom learning experiences. Our organization is offering a limited number of grants to help buy some of the things you believe would enhance learning in your classroom.
10/31/2016 4:28 PMExcellence in Education Nominees Announced

Congratulations to our 2017 Nominees.


Click here to see the complete list: ​ 

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