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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.

Summer Academy

Enrollment is NOW CLOSED!


Mark your calendar for our 18-day summer school session: June 6-30.

Kansas City Public Schools is hosting Summer School starting June 6, 2022, for all students in grades K-12. Enrollment for Summer School will run from February 28 - May 2. Enrollment will not be extended beyond May 2, 2022 to allow for transportation planning and proper staffing.

KCPS Summer School

If you have questions about enrollment contact the enrollment office at 816.418.7505.  All other summer school questions should be directed to the building principal.

Summer Academy Services, Dates, & Times

June 6-30
Elementary: 9:00 am - 3:40 pm
Middle School & High School: 8:00 am - 2:40 pm

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Before & After Care

Before & after care will be provided at all elementary sites. Registration through LINC is required. You can sign-up with LINC at your student's school.

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Breakfast & lunch will be provided at all KCPS Summer School sites.

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Transportation will be provided to your student's Summer School site. See locations below for more information about Summer School sites and which site your student will be attending.

Summer Academy Locations

Summer Academy Site Feeder Schools
Garcia Garfield, Whittier
Rogers Gladstone, James, Trailwoods
Phillips   Wheatley, Longfellow
Faxon   Melcher, Knotts
Hale Cook   Hartman, Banneker
King Pitcher, Troost
Carver FLA
LCPA   Paseo, Lincoln Middle
Central Middle  Northeast Middle
Central High   SEHS, East, NEHS
Paseo Partner Site
International Welcome Center Global Academy
ACE, Holliday, Border Star Will attend school closest to physical home address 


Summer Academy Highlights

Frequently Asked Questions

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