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Early College Academy Info Session

The KCPS Early College Academy is hosting an informational session about the program, eligibility requirements and the submission process. High school sophomores who are interested in this option should plan to attend this virtual meeting with their parents or guardians.

KCPS Hosting Two 'School Board School' Sessions in December

The Kansas City Public Schools Board of Directors (school board) will be hosting two “School Board School” virtual sessions for anyone interested in school board service. These sessions will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 1, and 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 5.

Board of Directors

School Board Seeking Individuals to Serve on the KCPS Retirement System Board of Trustees

The Kansas City Public Schools Board of Directors (School Board) is currently accepting applications from individuals interested in serving as the representative to the KCPS Retirement System Board of Trustees during a four-year term that will start on Jan. 1, 2021. 
              
Individuals interested in serving on the KCPSRS Board of Trustees can submit their names for consideration by sending a resume or background statement with complete contact information and application to: 
 
Kansas City Public Schools Office of Board Services 
2901 Troost Avenue 
Room 202 
Kansas City, MO 64109 
 
Submission packets can also be emailed to board@kcpublicschools.org
 
To be considered, individuals must reside within the KCPS district boundaries. The deadline to submit a resume is 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 30, 2020. The KCPS Board of Directors will conduct interviews on Dec. 2, and complete its selection process by Dec. 9.
  

Board of Directors 2020

On behalf of the Kansas City Public School (KCPS) Board of Directors, welcome to the Office of Board Services webpage. We are pleased you have taken the time to learn more about your School Board.

KCPS is guided by a seven-member Board of Directors elected by the district's patrons. The Board of Directors has many duties including:

  • Governance
  • Monitoring the use of financial and human resources
  • Education planning and evaluation
  • Appointing the chief administrator, the Superintendent of Schools
  • Facilities management

The Office of Board Services is the administrative arm of the Board of Directors. The Board meets on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Board of Education building.To meet individual Board members or to learn more about upcoming meetings and activities, contact the Office of Board Services at 816-418-7621.

 

Speaking at a Board Meeting

  • Video: Record a video of your comments that are no more than three minutes long and email the recording to School Board Secretary June Kolkmeier at board@kcpublicschools.org
  • Livestream: Reserve a spot to share your comments via the hearing live-stream by calling Ms. Kolkmeier at 816-418-7621 or emailing board@kcpublicschools.org
  • Email: Comments can be emailed to board@kcpublicschools.org
  • Phone: Contact Ms. Kolkmeier at 816-418-7621 or board@kcpublicschools.org to make a reservation to share comments by phone during the hearing
  • Text: Comments can also be texted to 816-213-0997

School Board Meetings

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Sun, Nov 1
Mon, Nov 2
Tue, Nov 3
Wed, Nov 4
Special Board Workshop
Video Conference
Thu, Nov 5
Fri, Nov 6
Sat, Nov 7
Sun, Nov 8
Mon, Nov 9
Tue, Nov 10
Wed, Nov 11
Thu, Nov 12
Fri, Nov 13
Sat, Nov 14
Sun, Nov 15
Mon, Nov 16
Tue, Nov 17
Wed, Nov 18
School Board Regular Meeting
Board of Education
Fri, Nov 20
Sat, Nov 21
Sun, Nov 22
Mon, Nov 23
Wed, Nov 25
Thu, Nov 26
Fri, Nov 27
Sat, Nov 28
Sun, Nov 29
Mon, Nov 30
Tue, Dec 1
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Virtual RSVP Required: https://bit.ly/SchoolBoardSchool
Wed, Dec 2
Thu, Dec 3
Fri, Dec 4
Sat, Dec 5
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Virtual RSVP Required: https://bit.ly/SchoolBoardSchool

Calendar & Category Legend:

  • School Board Meetings
    • School Board Meeting
    • Ad Hoc Committee Meeting
Board of Directors with Dr. Bedell