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KCPS is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with profiles of Latinos who have made a difference in our community. Today, we remember Yvonne Vazquez Rangel, an education advocate who lobbied for access to bilingual education. 

John Fierro Kansas City Notable Latino

KCPS is celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month featuring notable Latino community members who have made a difference in the city and/or the nation. Today, we honor John Fierro, President/CEO of Mattie Rhodes Center and a long-time public figure in Kansas City.

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KCPS is continuing our celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month with a spotlight on Rebecca Jaramillo, an advocate for equal rights and a founder of Fiesta Hispana, one of the first celebrations of Hispanic Heritage Month in Kansas City.

Local Kansas City Hero Primitivo Garcia

Primitivo Garcia is often referred to as Kansas City's first local Hispanic hero. One KCPS elementary school is named after this hero after he gave his life to save his English teacher in 1967.

Career & Technical School

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Kansas City Public Schools (KCPS) offers a multitude of career and technical programs mainly based at Manual Career and Technical Center (MCTC). MCTC is a shared-time attendance center for students in grades 11 and 12 who live within the KCPS attendance boundaries.

Career & Technical Education Student Interest Form

1215 E Truman Rd
Kansas City, MO 64106
(816) 418-5200

The main campus offers twelve programs:

Career and Technical Programs offered in other KCPS Buildings

The center offers career and technical programs at multiple sites. Our campuses prepare students to enter a highly educated workforce or to begin post-secondary education. Successful completion of a designated program allows MCTC students to be eligible for articulated or dual college credit and access to employment placement services

The Central High Campus offers:

  • Computer Science

The Central Middle Campus offers:

  • Project Lead the Way to Technology

The East High Campus offers:

  • Computer Science
  • Project Lead the Way Engineering

The Lincoln Prep Campus offers:

  • Project Lead the Way Computer Science

The Lincoln Middle Campus offers:

  • Project Lead the Way Design and Modeling

Manual Careeer Culinary
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