Where are the Best Light Displays in NK ?

Calling all residents and businesses owners, the NKEF is looking for locations to join Light UP NK and share some holiday cheer. Light Up NK is a Holiday Decorating Contest and Luminary event that will kick off December 11th and go until December 26th.

Since we will all be “Home for the Holiday’s” we would like to celebrate with our community in a different way. Register your location and spread some good cheer to bring joy and happiness in a difficult year!

Light Up NK – North Kingstown Educational Foundation (

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Congratulations to Jordan Albernaz and Michael Berndt who are this weeks Starfish Honor Recipients


Jordan Albernaz, The NKHS PTSO – Parent Teacher Student Organization had made a donation in your name to the North Kingstown Educational Foundation.  


Mr. Berndt, The DMS PTO had made a donation in your name to the North Kingstown Educational Foundation.
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You can GIVE a Starfish Honor too!

Let’s appreciate more people like Brenda Glover and Principal Hitchener for their dedication and hard work to keeping our students safe and learning each and every day.

Starfish Honor

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NKEF Starfish Honor awarded to Brenda Glover and Principal Nicole Hitchener


Brenda Glover, The Forest Park PTO had made a donation in your name to the North Kingstown Educational Foundation.  You are the first official recipient of the Starfish Honor Award.


Principal Nicole Hitchener, The Stony Lane PTO had made a donation in your name to the North Kingstown Educational Foundation.  

To learn more about the Starfish Honor please visit

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NKEF Celebrates the Holidays

The NKEF is getting ready for the holidays with two great opportunities to make this season special and safe.   Tis’ the season for everything merry and bright!!  Check them out and see which one you would like to take part in or maybe even consider both – the more, the merrier!!!    

Family Portrait Fundraiser & Light up NK event

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The Votes are in… Spook Out NK Winners

Thank you to all who participated in Spook Out NK. This event raised a little over $600 for the North Kingstown Educational Foundation and created a safe alternative to Halloween. We had over 400 votes come in for our 60 registered locations. And the winner are …


1st place (88 votes)  – 70 Walnut Road (Carole Rollins) $50 NK Town wide gift certificate

2nd place (80 votes) – 29 Saratoga Road (Jencks Family)  $20 Inside Scoop gift certificate 

3rd place (43 votes) – 49 Burnt Cedar Drive (Melissa Bailey)  $20 Inside Scoop gift certificate

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Spook Out NK Voting

Voting will be open until midnight tonight

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Join NKEF Thursday, Friday and Saturday to explore North Kingstown and all of its Spooky sites. We have over 50 locations to see. This is a free event but donations are accepted at locations designated on the map.

Click here to download the maps for SPOOK OUT NK!

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North Kingstown group is getting creative to create a safe Halloween


Check out WJAR Channel 10’s news coverage about the NKEF’s plan for a safe and social distancing Halloween for the families of North Kingstown. 

Learn more about this 3 day event and how to register your location for Spook Out NK here

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