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Congratulations to Dr. Jimmie Bullard, Bridgette Crutchfield and Romanda Franklin-Hamilton! These principals were recognized as Outstanding Administrators at the June 8, 2022, KCPS Board of Directors meeting.

Lincoln Prep Debaters Compete Nationally

Nadia Richard finished as a semi-finalist in Student Congress at the NCFL Grand National Tournament. Sophia Herrera is the reigning back-to-back Debate Kansas City Congressional Champion.

Three women who are nurses wearing black shirts that say "making a difference' with the KCPS logo.

KCPS rolled out the red carpet for National Nurses Week, clapping and cheering for our school nurses as they arrived at the Board of Education for their appreciation lunch.

KCPS orchestra students perform at the KCPS Fine Arts Showcase on Thursday, April 28, 2022.

"In schools, children need to have a place of belonging. They need to know they're accepted. They have to find their niche, that thing they’re good at,” said KCPS Deputy Superintendent Dr. Jennifer Collier.

East High School

East High School  Bears Logo

About East High

At East High School, we’re proud of our diversity and believe it’s important for students to express their cultures in and outside of the classroom. Over 40 languages and countries are represented at East, making it one of the largest and most diverse schools in KC. We put a focus on increasing student learning through a 21st century lens. In order to prepare students for life beyond high school, we have specific college and career pathways for students to succeed. Plaza Comunitaria is a collaboration with The Consulate of Mexico in Kansas City and KCPS. It’s a free program that provides adult students who emigrated from Mexico with the opportunity to complete their primary and secondary education through an online learning program.

East High School Building

1924 Van Brunt Blvd.
Kansas City, MO 64053
(816) 418-3125
Email: East@kcpublicschools.org
Facebook: facebook.com/KCPSEast
Twitter: @KCPS_east

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

Grades:
9-12

Key Features:

  • A+ Program
  • Early College Academy
  • English Language Learners Program
  • Innovation Academy
  • Life Science Academy
  • Manual Career Tech.
  • National Honor Society
  • New Americans Class
  • Plaza Comunitaria

School Sports:
Football
Basketball
Baseball
Soccer
Wrestling
Volleyball
Track
Swimming
Tennis

School Activities:
Bike Club
Culture
Dance
Debate
Newspaper
Student Council
Yearbook

School Partners:
20/20 Leadership
City Year
Greenworks
KC STEM
Mattie Rhodes
UMKC

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