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A group dressed in coats cuts a blue ribbon in front of a memorial for Thacher School.

Kansas City Public Schools honored a commitment to the Northeast community, dedicating a memorial at the site of the former Thacher School, 5008 Independence Ave.

Student artwork from the Lincoln Middle School exhibition

Students in Harold Smith's art class hosted an art exhibit at Lincoln Middle School last week, drawing on works in "Testimony: African American Artists Collective."

The student showcase, called "Our Testimony," explores the emotions, memories and values of the Lincoln Middle School artists, said eighth grader Gabriella Morris.

Watch the Blueprint 2030 video on YouTube.

If you were unable to participate in a Blueprint 2030 community conversation in October, there's still time to take the priority survey. From here, we’ll keep you updated on more dates and details around future opportunities for feedback this winter and into the spring.

A graphic of students attending schools wearing masks.

On Tuesday, Nov. 2, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention approved the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for children ages 5-11. As we have throughout the pandemic, KCPS is working with Children’s Mercy Hospital and the the Kansas City Health Department to get our families the most accurate COVID-19 information

Jennifer Wolfsie

Jennifer Wolfsie - Board Member

About Jennifer Wolfsie

First elected in April 2016, Board Member Jennifer Wolfsie received her Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Art degrees in finance and banking from the University of Missouri-Columbia. With over 17 years of marketing and sales experience in the telecommunications consumer and business environments, she brings unique and invaluable perspectives to our board. Volunteering with the Kansas City Public Schools in various positions, she has accumulated 10 years of involvement with our district. Ms. Wolfsie is able to utilize both her professional and recent advocacy experience to continue to serve the KCPS community and advocate of behalf of the students, parents, and taxpayers.

 

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Board of Directors with Dr. Bedell