The King's College
STAYING CONNECTED

A lot happens in a New York minute. We are committed to keeping you connected to your son or daughter as they grow in wisdom, develop friendships, and build the foundation for their career. You will find ways to stay in touch through Social Media, the Parents Association, Resources, News and Events.

PARENTS ASSOCIATION

The Parents Association provides opportunities for parents to connect with the College and one another in order to maximize their King’s experience. As King’s parents, you are members of the Parents Association (PA) with no membership fees or dues.

COMMUNICATION

The monthly Parent’s Newsletter keeps you informed about events and updates. As a part of the PA, anyone listed as the emergency contact in a student’s Emergency Contact Information (ECI) form receives the monthly parent newsletter with information and updates. You may also sign up to receive the King’s Weekly, a regular publication featuring student announcements.

Contact: Megan Phelps, mphelps@tkc.edu

ENCOURAGEMENT

The Parents Association Advisory Council (PAAC) members are present at New Student Orientation and Parents Weekend to be a resource and answer questions for new parents.

Contact: Karen Graham, nckbg@aol.com

GIVING & VOLUNTEERING

If you want to contribute time, influence, or other resources, we can help you find the best way to be involved, contact a memeber of the Parents Association Advisory Committee (PAAC) closest to you:

New Jersey
Tim and Nancy Gibson
Contact: Tim and Nancy, tgibson88@hotmail.com

Colorado
Johnny and Kathleen Karls
Contact: Johnny, johnnykarls@me.com and Kathleen, kathleen.karls@yahoo.com

North Carolina
Don and Karen Graham
Contact: Don and Karen, nckbg@aol.com

Pennsylvania
Ned and Leslie Bustard
Contact: Ned, ned@worldsendimages.com and Leslie, leslie@worldsendimages.com

MERCHANDISE

Members of the PA receive a 10% discount on King’s Gear purchases at NSO and Parents Weekend.

Contact: Shelli Cline, scline@tkc.edu

PARENTS WEEKEND

As King’s parents, you are invited to attend Parents Weekend on Friday,October 2 through Sunday, October 4.  Throughout the weekend, you will have the opportunity to meet fellow members of the Parents Association and your students’ House Executive teams, get a sense of your students’ academic life by sitting in on a faculty lecture, hear about the mission of King’s from the President, Dr. Gregory A. Thornbury, attend the annual High Tea Luncheon, Homecoming game, and much more. Tickets are $55 per parent. Students attend free. Reserve your spot now at kingsparentsweekend.eventbrite.com.

PRAYER

Leaders of the PA organize parents to pray for the College. Parents volunteer to pray each month for assigned faculty, staff, and students by name. To partner with us in prayer, sign up at the Parents Meet & Greet during NSO or contact Karen Graham ahead of time.

Contact: Karen Graham, nckbg@aol.com

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News For Parents

  • 12.14.2015
    news | Announcements, Donors, Faculty, Parents, Staff, Students, TKC News

    A Pound In Your Pocket

      He’s most famous for writing Bye Bye Birdie and Annie, but until now, Tony award winning Broadway composer Charles Strouse’s musical A Pound In Your Pocket—written two years before the success of Bye Bye Birdie—hadn’t been produced in New York City. But that’s all about to change. On February 19-21, 2016, The King’s College will […]

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  • 12.04.2015
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    House Outing Connects Current Students to Briarcliff Campus

    A large part of being a student at King’s is belonging to a House, named for an influential person in history, that provides academic, social, and spiritual support and community for its members. Each House has its own traditions. Every year, the House of Clara Barton plans a “Barton Day Away” for its members — […]

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  • 10.13.2015
    news | Alumni, Parents, Students, TKC News

    Alumni, Students, and Parents Celebrate Homecoming 2015 and Parent’s Weekend

    NEW YORK CITY – October 12, 2015 – On October 2-4, The King’s College community hosted two concurrent events: Homecoming and Parents Weekend. During the weekend, members of the King’s community took part in events and activities including the presentation of alumni awards, the annual fall picnic, and the crowning of a Homecoming King and […]

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  • July 22, 2015
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    King’sand Action Institute Announce New Oikonomia Scholarship

    NEW YORK CITY- July 22, 2015- The King’s College announces the launch of the Oikonomia Scholarship, to be awarded to three winners of a contest for students entering King’s during the Fall 2015 semester. The three finalists will receive $10,000, $5,000, and $2,500, respectively. In cooperation with the Acton Institute, The King’s College is awarding three […]

  • June 29, 2015
    news | Alumni, Announcements, Career Development, Donors, Faculty, Parents, Staff, Students, TKC News

    The King’s College Reaccredited

    New York City – June 29, 2015 – The King’s College is pleased to announce that it has been reaccredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The reaccreditation was announced on Friday, June 26, and comes after a year of intensive self-study conducted by the faculty, staff, and administration of the college. “We’re […]

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