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Kansas City Public Schools is fully accredited and enrolling families for the 2022-23 school year. Stop by the Board of Education, 2901 Troost Ave., to speak with an enrollment specialist today!

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As Chief of Staff, Ms. Holliday-Scott’s work will focus on facilitating and overseeing the transition team, assessing and reviewing internal district processes, participating in the Blueprint 2030 process and collaborating with executive team members.

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Dr. Davis was named Interim Deputy Superintendent and Chief Equity Officer in July 2022. His departmental oversight includes School Leadership, Curriculum and Instruction, Student Support, Research and Accountability, and Equity, Inclusion and Innovation.

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This fall, KCPS middle and high schoolers will be joining students across the globe for the 2022 Space Grand Challenge. KCPS is recruiting teachers and cybersecurity industry professionals as coaches.

Dr. Keyona Powell Named New Paseo Principal

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Dr. Keyona Powell has been named principal of Paseo Academy of Fine and Performing Arts. Dr. Powell, previously Dean of Students at Northeast High School, stepped in this spring as Paseo’s interim principal.

Dr. Powell holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology from Xavier University of Louisiana, a Master’s of Science in Counseling from The University of the District of Columbia and a PhD in Education Leadership from George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. With 15 years of experience in education, Dr. Powell promotes student academic and social emotional development by enhancing the student experience through partnerships, program innovation, classroom instruction, direct support and a supportive, inclusive school culture. Utilizing an innovative leadership lens, Dr. Powell contributes to students' and staffs' individual development through the creation of a vibrant, healthy, resilient and rigorous learning environment. She is committed to furthering excellence at Paseo.