Kansas City Public Schools Enrollment Applications

  • Frequently Asked Questions

     
    Q: Who can attend Signature Schools?
    A: Any student who lives within the Kansas City Public Schools attendance boundary and meets the school's enrollment requirements can attend a Signature School. Students who live outside the school system attendance boundary may be eligible to attend if space permits; tuition fees would apply.
     
    Q: Do students who attend Signature Schools receive transportation?
    A: Students in grades K-12 who live 1.5 miles or more from their school are eligible for transportation. Transportation is not provided to pre-kindergarten students. For more detailed information, visit www.kcpublicschools.org/transportation.
     
    Q: How do I fulfill the additional admission requirements?
    A: Once you have submitted your enrollment application, call the school office to schedule a time to complete the admission requirements.
     
    Q: What is the age requirement for my child to enter pre-kindergarten?
    A: Your child must be three years old before August 1. Visit the Richardson Early Learning or Woodland Early Learning for enrollment information.
     
    Q: What is the age requirement for my child to enter kindergarten?
    A: Your child must be five years old before August 1.*
    *Updated 12/09/15
     
    Q: Will I be allowed to enroll my child in a Kansas City Public School without having an up-to-date immunization record on file?
    A: No. Missouri law (RSMo 167.181) requires all children show proof of adequate immunizations before enrolling in a public school.