• Office of Purchasing

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    The Office of Purchasing is part of the Department of Business and Finance and is our mission is to provide superior service by adding value and improvement on behalf of the Kansas City Public Schools. The Office of Purchasing strives to become an acknowledged leader throughout Kansas City Public Schools and the surrounding community; recognized for innovative, high-quality, and cost-effective approaches to meeting and exceeding our customers’ needs and expectations.

    Kansas City Public Schools publishes all bid opportunities locally through publications and online. To find more information concerning bids, please see the page called "Bid Advertisement" and view all of the bids. If you wish to register for bid notifications, please see our electronic procurement system by the page called " Online Bidding System".

    The Office of Purchasing accepts all bid responses for Kansas City Public Schools per the bid specifications.

    All questions concerning specific bid opportunities should be addressed via email to bidquestions@kcpublicschools.org.



    News Update(s) by the Office of Purchasing:

    McCownGordon Construction is currently seeking bids for Lincoln Middle School Construction. Interested in bidding? Please click this link and learn more.


    Larry Weissman
    Purchasing Manager
    Phone: 816-418-7208

    Ashlea Blue
    Senior Contract & MBE/WBE Specialist
    Phone: 816-418-7310

    LaVera Snipes
    Senior Procurement Specialist
    Phone: 816-418-7307

    Connie Fuimaono
    Procurement Operations Specialist

    Phone: 816-418-7309

    Kim R. Mason
    Procurement/Supplier Diversity Specialist
    Phone: 816-418-7308

    Karen Rollins
    Delivery Associate
    Phone: 816-418-7330

    Tyrone Hunter
    Delivery Assistant
    Phone: 816-418-7331

    2901 Troost Ave
    Kansas City, MO 64109
    Phone: 816-418-7300
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