Kansas City Public Schools is conducting a nationwide search for its next superintendent and has contracted with an executive search firm to lead the search.
Help us celebrate exceptional educators in Kansas City Public Schools by nominating a teacher to be the 2023 KCPS Teacher of the Year!
Enrollment is now open for anyone interested in attending a KCPS Signature School or free pre-K next year!
eNews from December 1, 2022
Congratulations to our student mathematicians who helped KCPS emerge as the overall District Champion in the 13th Annual PREP-KC Regional Math Relays!
Primitivo Garcia teachers participated in a special shopping spree courtesy of Office Depot on Nov. 7, 2022.
eNews from November 17, 2022
KCPS is excited to announce a new partnership with Kansas City Athletics!
The Reasons to Believe Honor Roll is a celebration of notable Kansas City, Kansas, Public Schools alumni making a difference in the community. Congratulations, Dr. Collier!
Congratulations are in order for Mr. Kevin Hogan! Last week, Mr. Hogan was randomly chosen to win a free two-year lease at Two Light Luxury Apartments as a part of the Kansas City Power & Light District partnership with KCPSEF.
With cold and flu season upon us, KCPS has many resources for keeping your family healthy this fall. Remember, if your child is ill, please do not send them to school.
Seventeen KCPS seniors received life-changing news on Tuesday: Avila University in partnership with KC Scholars had awarded them full-ride scholarships.
The Bears have scored 82 goals all season, while opponents have only scored 16 against the Bears. They'll play their first district game on Saturday, Oct. 29.
The KCPS Board of Directors recognized the winners of our "¡Si Se Puede!" Hispanic Heritage Month art contest at the Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2022, meeting. Thank you to all the students who participated and the teachers who encouraged them!
We want your feedback on Blueprint 2030, our academic vision for KCPS! This video will explain our plan for the future of our school district.
Each year, Arvest Bank honors educators through the 'We Love Teachers' program by awarding $500 classroom grants.
Our KCPS celebration of Hispanic Heritage month wraps up today with a remembrance of Lali Garcia, a local activist who founded Kansas City’s La Raza political club.
Our KCPS celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month continues with stories of those who have made a difference in our community. Today, we remember Tony Aguirre, a beloved Kansas City coach and mentor.
These recommendations are the culmination of years of engagement with students, staff and families. At its core, Blueprint 2030 is an academic vision for KCPS that gives students the experiences they deserve.
Our KCPS celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month continues with a biography of Ninfa Garza, a restaurateur who was one of the founders of Fiesta Hispana.
Kansas City Public Schools is partnering with the University of Missouri-Kansas City to save families thousands of dollars on a college degree.
KCPS is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with profiles of people who have made a difference in our community. Francisco Ruiz was an educator and writer whose work with KCPS helped him become the first Chicano professor at Penn Valley Community College.
This year, we are excited to announce additional help for students navigating the college admissions process.
Our KCPS celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month continues with Carlos Gomez, President and CEO of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City.
The purpose of Kansas City Public Schools (KCPS) is to provide a quality education that prepares all of our students, regardless of background or circumstances, for success in college, career and life. We will produce scholars who are high-achieving critical thinkers, prepared to succeed in a constantly changing world and engaged in the improvement of their communities.
Breakfast and lunch are provided to every student in the KCPS, free-of-charge.
In efforts to address the social-emotional needs of students and families the Department of Students Support Services is implementing a Tele-Health Service Delivery Model.
KCPS is partnering with LINC to provide high quality school-age childcare free-of-charge for KCPS families.
Kansas City Public Schools ensures a free and appropriate public education in the least restrictive environment for students eligible for special education or Section 504.
Junior Pylons, Pylons and Destined For Greatness gifted programs available for every KCPS student.
"Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.”
Mentoring within schools has become an increasingly popular and effective way to bring a caring adult or older peer relationship to the lives of more youth.
Assist with sponsoring educational opportunities that benefit KCPS students, families and employees and invest in the KCPS community.
Participating in parent leadership organizations is a great way to get involved in the education of children. Adults who take an active role in education positively impact future generations of leaders, workers and parents. These adults also get a chance to see firsthand what goes on inside schools within the Kansas City, Missouri School District.
By giving your time you're not only helping KCPS, you're also helping the communities our schools support and thrive in.
The Kansas City Public Schools Education Foundation was established in 2012 as a self-perpetuating, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization to promote quality education in Kansas City Public Schools.