6:30 PM - 8:00 PM School Board business meeting
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM DAC General Meeting
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM RSIT
McKenna Lockhart, an Early College Academy senior from Paseo Academy of Fine & Performing Arts, has rewritten the "Princess Bride" into new play, "The Prom Bride." This production will be presenting April 16, 17 and 18 at Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley. In addition to being the playwright, Lockhart is also the play's producer and director. The performances are free to attend.
Prominent Kansas City-based art entrepreneur Paul Dorrell donated $10,000 to the Paseo Academy of Fine and Performing Arts during a morning ceremony Wednesday, April 15 at the school.
In yet another sign of the ongoing rise of Kansas City Public Schools, African-Centered Prep Elementary teacher Princeston Grayson has earned a rare and coveted spot as a Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation 2015 Fund for Teachers Fellow.
The Missouri Association of School Administrators has named Dr. Green its 2015 Pearce Award winner. A committee of his peers selected Green. Eight school district superintendents in Missouri were nominated for the award. Dr. Green received his award during a banquet ceremony Wednesday night, March 25 in Lake of the Ozarks. The Pearce Award includes a $500 cash award to the recipient and a $500 scholarship for a student in the district of the award winner.
Missouri Board of Education approves KCPS request to become a charter school sponsor
KCPS staff installed the new piece Tuesday, March 17 at the BOE, 1211 McGee St. in downtown Kansas City, Mo. The piece is titled “#OnTheRise” and is comprised of several hundred notecards on which KCPS students have written their educational goals.
Kansas City Public Schools Board of Directors Member-At-Large Airick West was part of a group of superintendents and leaders of the Council of the Great City Schools who met with President Barack Obama today to discuss their efforts to strengthen educational opportunities for students in city schools.
Kansas City Public Schools Superintendent R. Stephen Green, Ed.D., has been named the 2014-2015 recipient of the annual School Hero award at Gladstone Elementary School. Dr. Green will be honored during a celebration starting at 1:30 p.m. Friday, March 13 at the school, 335 N. Elmwood Ave., Kansas City, Mo.