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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

Post Secondary

The Office of Innovation and Postsecondary Programming is part of the Department of Equity, Inclusion and Innovation, and exists to maximize opportunities for students to gain college credit while in high school.  Kansas City Public Schools is dedicated to increasing college credit awareness, exposure, equity and access for all students.

As part of the Department of Equity, Inclusion and Innovation, the Office of Innovation and Postsecondary Programming has the responsibility of ensuring equitable practices and implementation are in place for all college credit access programming. 

Additionally, the Office of Innovation and Postsecondary Programming, provides awareness and exposure to postsecondary programming allowing for students to become familiar with available options while in and once graduating from high school.  Access to programming creates viable college and career pathways for students to begin taking advantage of college coursework and credit leading to a college degree and saving thousands of dollars.

Office Programs and Initiatives 

  1. Advanced Placement (AP)
  2. Dual Credit
  3. International Baccalaureate (IB)

Over 40 classes are offered in postsecondary programming, either immediately earning college credit by passing the course, or preparing students to take an exam to earn college credit. 

Find additional information on each program by clicking the program name.

Contact

District Coordinator, Innovation and Postsecondary Programming – Andrew Urban

Phone (816) 418-7676

Email