Skip To Main Content
KCPS NEWS
a photo of a woman with short hair in a tan suit.

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.

A woman with short hair and a serene expression.

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.

Success Academy at Anderson

Success Academy at Anderson Phoenix Logo

Success Academy at Anderson’s mission is to work to provide a positive, safe and consistent school environment that encourages obtaining academic goals, improved attendance rates, increased parent involvement and rehabilitated behavior. We believe all students have the talent and potential to succeed.

Each student assigned to Anderson is provided with an individualized educational environment that addresses the social and academic challenges they have faced in a traditional school. It’s our goal to create a campus that will give your student the best opportunity to overcome those challenges. This is indeed an opportunity for your child to achieve success.

1601 Forest Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 418-5300
anderson@kcpublicschools.org
facebook.com/KCPSAnderson
Twitter: @KCPS_Anderson

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

Grades:
7-12