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Bedell at Graduations 2020

On Thursday, the City Council is scheduled to vote on an incentive package for BlueScope, a billion-dollar multinational corporation. After a 100 percent property tax abatement for 20 years, they want 13 more, holding the City Council hostage by saying they might move to Kansas.

And what they want is the continuation of a deal that has already disproportionately impacted the funding of Kansas City’s schools, libraries and mental health resources.

Jontell Washington Student of LCPA

Jontell Washington is a builder.

In his case, Jontell knows how to build bridges across linguistic gaps. A member of Lincoln College Preparatory Academy’s Class of 2020, he is one of 59 scholars from across Kansas City Public Schools who earned their Missouri Seal of Biliteracy this year.

Tyrell Wooddard in Model 717 at MINDDRIVE

 Tyrell Woodard is a magician.

With a blowtorch and his brain, Tyrell can craft innovative objects that combine every element of STEAM: science, technology, engineering, art and math. He can build cars that require no fossil fuels.

Essay Board student Sofia Murasi

Last fall, Mr. Odam conceived of a college essay board comprised of KCPS staff members who would donate their time and expertise to help students perfect their compositions. The idea was to tap into the considerable talent that can be found across Team KCPS.

Morgan McPartland teacher of Carver

May 4-8, 2020, is Teacher Appreciation Week. Everything we do in Kansas City Public Schools revolves around the relationships between our teachers and our students. I want to express my gratitude for the work our teachers do every day.

Federal Programs & Title I

Title I and related Federal Programs are intended to help ensure that all children have the opportunity to obtain a high-quality education and reach proficiency on challenging state academic standards and assessments. It provides flexible funding that may be used to provide additional instructional staff, professional development, extended-time programs, and other strategies for raising student achievement in high-poverty schools. The program focuses on promoting school-wide reform in high-poverty schools and ensuring students' access to scientifically based instructional strategies and challenging academic content.

Foster Care Point of Contact
Andrew Larson
816-418-7779

School Wide Improvement Plans 2019-2020

School Wide Improvement Plans 2019-2020

First page of the PDF file: SchoolwideTitle1Plan2019-2020_ACPrep
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Parent Involvement Policy

Parent Involvement Policy 2019-2020

First page of the PDF file: ACPrepSchool2019-2020SchoolsiteParentInvolvementPolicy
First page of the PDF file: BannekerElementarySchool2019-2020ParentInvolvementPolicy
First page of the PDF file: CarverElementarySchool2020SchoolsiteParentInvolvementPolicy
First page of the PDF file: CentralHighSchoolSchoolsiteParentInvolvementPolicy2019-2020
First page of the PDF file: CentralMiddleSchoolParentInvolvementPolicySchoolsite2020SchoolYear
First page of the PDF file: EastHighSchool2020ParentInvovementPolicy
First page of the PDF file: FaxonElementarySchool2019-2020FaxonSchoolsiteParentInvolvementPolicy
First page of the PDF file: ForeignLanguageAcademy2019-2020SchoolsiteParentInvolvementPolicy
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First page of the PDF file: GarfieldParentInvolvementPolicy2019-2020SY
First page of the PDF file: GladstoneElementarySchoolParentInvolvementPolicySchoolsite2019-2020
First page of the PDF file: HartmanParentInvolvementPolicy2019-2020SY
First page of the PDF file: HollidayMontessoriElementarySchool2020SYParentSchoolInvolvementPolicy
First page of the PDF file: JamesElementarySchool2020PISchoolsitePolicy
First page of the PDF file: KingElementarySchoolParentInvolvementPolicy2019-2020
First page of the PDF file: LongfellowElementarySchool2020ParentInvolvementPolicy
First page of the PDF file: MelcherElementarySchoolParentInvolvementPolicy2019-2020SchoolYear
First page of the PDF file: NortheastHighSchoolParentSchoolsiteInvolvementPolicy2019-2020
First page of the PDF file: NortheastMiddleSchoolSchoolsiteParentInvolvementPolicy2019-2020SchoolYear
First page of the PDF file: PaseoHighSchoolParentInvolvementSchoolsiteParentInvolvementPolicy2019-2020
First page of the PDF file: PhillipsElementarySchool2019-2020ParentSchoolsiteInvolvementPolicy
First page of the PDF file: PitcherParentInvolvementPolicy2019-2020SY
First page of the PDF file: Rogers2019-2020ParentInvolvementPolicy
First page of the PDF file: SoutheastHighSchoolSchoolsiteParentInvolvementPolicy2019-2020
First page of the PDF file: TrailwoodsElementarySchool2019-2020ParentInvolvementPolicy
First page of the PDF file: TroostElementarySchool2019-2020ParentInvolvementPolicy
First page of the PDF file: WheatleyParentInvolvementSchoolPolicy2019-2020SY
First page of the PDF file: WhittierElementarySchool2019-2020SchoolsiteParentInvolvementPolicy