Skip To Main Content
KCPS NEWS
Celebrate Our 2021 School Teachers of the Year

The 2021 Kansas City Public Schools Teacher of the Year Recognition Program honors the educators who structure their classrooms to increase performance and provide exceptional experiences, no matter what.

KCPS Board of Education (BOE)

Families who applied for kindergarten, pre-K or a Signature School by the initial deadline of Monday, Feb. 15, received emails Wednesday, March 3 with offers to their first, second or third choice school.

KCPS Celebrates Church As Community Champion

The Kansas City Public Schools Board of Directors and Superintendent Mark Bedell honored Friendship Baptist Church as a Community Champion during a School Board meeting on Wednesday evening, Dec. 9.

KCPS Taps Trio As Terrific Teammates

The Kansas City Public Schools Board of Directors and Superintendent Mark Bedell recognized the following staff members as Terrific Teammates during a School Board meeting Wednesday evening, Dec. 9.

KCPS Honors Six Students As Scholar Superstars

The Kansas City Public Schools Board of Directors and Superintendent Mark Bedell recognized the following students as Scholar Superstars during a virtual School Board meeting Wednesday evening, Dec. 10.

KCPS Seeking Feedback from Families with Thoughtexchange

We want to stay connected and hear your questions and ideas about how we should move forward during this pandemic and in this educational landscape. With that in mind, we're asking KCPS families for five minutes today and another five minutes tomorrow to help us plan for the future. Please join our “Thoughtexchange” today to share your thoughts and questions.

Pivot International Donates 7,000 Shields to KCPS

Pivot International, a Lenexa, KS-based global leader in product design, development, and manufacturing, has partnered with Kansas City Public Schools to enhance maximal protection for students and staff with a gift of 7,000 safety shields.

New Schedule for 'Meals On the Bus' and Curbside Pickup

Raymond Weikal
Child Nutrition Services

Child Nutrition Services plans to continue its “Meals On the Bus” deliveries per the established schedule through Friday, Jan. 15. Starting on Jan. 19, 2021, these deliveries will be made on Tuesdays and Thursdays only. Each delivery will include three meals for each child.

The CNS Department is also providing meals as part of its curbside pickup program from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Mondays through Fridays while schools are in session. This drive-thru option is available at J.A. Rogers Elementary School, Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School, Northeast Middle School and Central High School. Meals will be provided for all children age 18 and younger. Families can receive enough food for a household of up to six without any sign-ups or other paperwork.

  • Read