Receive Text Message Alerts of Important Events!

If you are a parent or family member of a student at Kent Elementary School and would like to receive text message alerts of important events (only events like school closures, picture day, sports day, etc), please follow these instructions:

Please note: this is a US service so please check with your cell phone provider to see if it costs money for you to receive text messages from the US.

  1. Send a text message to 646-755-7775 with the message @kent
  2. Press send
  3. The service Remind101 will then text you to ask your name.
  4. You are done!
  5. Each time there is an important event, you will receive a text message to your phone!

For more information on the service, please go to www.remind101.com

If you have any questions, please email Mr. Wejr.

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K-6 Elementary School in Agassiz, British Columbia. Principal: Chris Wejr
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4 Responses to Receive Text Message Alerts of Important Events!

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  2. Heather says:

    You can also do this using your Twitter account. To use it, all you need to do is have parents text “follow [username]” to Twitter’s shortcode of 21212. From there, you’ll start receiving all of that user’s updates via text message, even if the parent does not have a Twitter account

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