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Full School Board Member Photo with Dr. Bedell

The Board of Directors of the Kansas City Missouri School District will hold the following Special Board Meeting via videoconferencing. The public may attend via telephone conference call.

The Public may phone in using the following Conference Call numbers:
+1 816-702-6421 United States, Kansas City (Toll)
Conference ID: 644 741 088#

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.

Central High School

Central High School Eagle Logo

About Central

LOVE. HONOR. RESPECT. At the heart of Kansas City, Central High School holds its motto near to its culture and reminds students every day about its values. As one of the most comprehensive, competitive education environments in the city, Central offers a state-of-the-art facility, a full range of high school sports, along with a comprehensive offering of extracurricular activities. The compassion and commitment demonstrated daily by Central’s administration and its teachers stands out against its competition. New programs, additional activities and special events help our students to find new ways to make their own success within our highly competitive global society.

Central High School Building Photo

3221 Indiana Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64128
(816) 418-2000
Central@kcpublicschools.org
facebook.com/KCPSCentral Twitter: @KCPS_Central

School Hours:
7:20AM - 2:20PM

Grades:
9-12

Key Features:

  • Battle of the Brains
  • Early College Academy
  • JAG Program
  • Junior National Society of Black Engineers
  • Manual Career Tech.
  • National Honor Society
  • Pylons Program
  • Science Olympiad
  • STEM Electric Eagles
  • Success Mentors

School Sports:
Soccer
Track
Basketball
Volleyball
Wrestling

School Activities:
Band
Cheerleading
Choir
Dance
JROTC
Robotics
Speech/Debate

School Partners
American Jazz Museum
Awesome Ambitions
City Year KC
Linwood YMCA
Pave the Way
Urban Tech

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