About Our School
Paseo is a signature school of Kansas City Public Schools with a thriving performing arts program that includes, dance, visual arts, fashion design, graphic arts, video production, instrumental and vocal music, technical theater, and drama. Students within the district with an interest in the arts may audition for admission.
The school is located just east of historic Paseo Boulevard near Brush Creek on the site of the original Paseo High School that first enrolled students in 1926. The present building, opened in 1991, offers varying venues for arts presentations in a large theater, a more intimate recital hall, a dramatic "black box," and an art gallery. Spacious art classrooms provide facilities for work with various art media including metal sculpture and ceramics.Contact Information(816) 418 - 2275
Kansas City Public Schools Enrollment Applications
Frequently Asked QuestionsQ: Who can attend Signature Schools?A: Any student who lives within the Kansas City Public Schools attendance boundary and meets the school's enrollment requirements can attend a Signature School. Students who live outside the school system attendance boundary may be eligible to attend if space permits; tuition fees would apply.Q: Do students who attend Signature Schools receive transportation?A: Students in grades K-12 who live 1.5 miles or more from their school are eligible for transportation. Transportation is not provided to pre-kindergarten students. For more detailed information, visit www.kcpublicschools.org/transportation.Q: How do I fulfill the additional admission requirements?A: Once you have submitted your enrollment application, call the school office to schedule a time to complete the admission requirements.Q: What is the age requirement for my child to enter pre-kindergarten?A: Your child must be three years old before August 1. Visit the Richardson Early Learning or Woodland Early Learning for enrollment information.Q: What is the age requirement for my child to enter kindergarten?A: Your child must be five years old before August 1.**Updated 12/09/15Q: Will I be allowed to enroll my child in a Kansas City Public School without having an up-to-date immunization record on file?A: No. Missouri law (RSMo 167.181) requires all children show proof of adequate immunizations before enrolling in a public school.