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KCPS Partners In Education, along with partners St. James United Methodist Church and Turn the Page KC hosted Trinity Davis, Ph.D, KCPS Director of Curriculum who presented an in-service learning opportunity for volunteers who read with children.
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KCPS staff, students, parents and partners are visiting neighborhoods Saturday, Oct. 18, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. to share the great things happening in our schools and learn how we can better serve our community! www.kcpublicschools.org/rise goo.gl/MQmpD0  goo.gl/UYGuJp

Partner Sponsors:

Home Depot
Big Smiles Dental
HOPE Dental
Linwood YMCA
Unity Temple on the Plaza
Christ Community Brookside
Blue Cross Blue Shield KC
Baker, Sterchi, Rice and Cowden
First Lutheran, Mission Hills
Hallmark Corporate Foundation
DaVita Healthcare Partners Inc.
Costco
Southwest Faith-based Coalition
Church of the Resurrection
Families in Kansas City have a lot of choice about where to send their children to school. It's time to consider – or reconsider – Kansas City Public Schools. Here are the reasons why KCPS adds up to the right choice: 1 National Blue Ribbon Award for Lincoln College Preparatory Academy: A top 50 ...
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Kansas City Public Schools has joined President Barack Obama’s “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative, pledging to increase the academic and social outcomes of boys and young men of color. ow.ly/zw2VV
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Knock, Knock! Who’s There?
The Parent Engagement team alongside the Student Intervention Services team, have been visiting KCPS communities, this summer, to inform, educate and share information with parents and families about the importance of parent engagement, attendance, Common Core and the upcoming opening of our two middle schools.
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Kansas City Public Schools announced today that it is beginning the process of getting the public’s feedback on a innovative potential partnership with Académie Lafayette, a French-immersion public charter school, to create a new, academically rigorous and diverse high school beginning in the 2015-2016 school year. Please view the press conference at https://vimeo.com/98770851.
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Join Jewish Vocational Service Kansas City and Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center in celebrating World Refugee Day on Saturday, June 21, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at 825 Euclid Ave. There will be food, games, and performances by some of our New American students! See the flier for more information.
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Thank you to all the KCPS staff, students, parents and partners for participating in KCPS RISE! A special thank you to the Kansas City community for opening your doors and allowing KCPS to Reconnect, Inspire, Support and Engage with you! #ontherise #RISEwithKCPS www.kcpublicschools.org/rise 

Partner Sponsors:

Home Depot 
Big Smiles Dental
HOPE Dental
Linwood YMCA
Unity Temple on the Plaza
Christ Community Brookside
Blue Cross Blue Shield KC
Baker, Sterchi, Rice and Cowden
First Lutheran, Mission Hills
Hallmark Corporate Foundation
DaVita Healthcare Partners Inc.
Costco
Southwest Faith-based Coalition
Church of the Resurrection (18 photos)
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This morning, KCPS once again partnered with BikeWalkKC to promote participation in International Walk To School Day (IWTSD) 2014.
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Enrollment Starts Today!
Enrollment Center Dates: 

July 9-12
African Centered College Preparatory Academy
3500 E Meyer Blvd.

Wed July 9, 7am-7pm 
Thurs July 10, 10am-7pm
Fri July 11, 10am-7pm
Sat July 12, 9am-2pm

July 15-19 and July 23-25
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Parent University,
Manual Career Tech,
1215 E Truman Rd.

Tue July 15, 10am-7pm 
Wed July 16 7am-7pm
Thurs July 17, 10am-7pm
Fri July 18, 10am-7pm
Sat July 19, 9am-2pm
Wed July 23 7am-7pm
Thurs July 24, 10am-7pm
Fri July 25, 10am-7pm

Please visit www.kcpublicschools.org/enroll2014 or contact us at 816-418-7000 for more information.
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Kansas City Public Schools will be hosting the following meetings to inform, engage with and solicit feedback from Southwest Early College Campus students and families, plus the wider KCPS community regarding the proposed KCPS-Académie Lafayette partnership. Only SWECC students and their immediate family members should attend the SWECC Family Meetings. All community members are invited to attend the Public Meetings.

SWECC Family Meeting
June 26 6:30 p.m. at SWECC 
6512 Wornall Rd., Kansas City, MO 64113 

Public Meeting
July 8 6:30 p.m. at Paseo Academy 
4747 Paseo Ave., Kansas City, MO 64110 

SWECC Family Meeting
July 17 6:30 p.m. at Paseo Academy 
4747 Paseo Ave., Kansas City, MO 64110 

Public Meeting
July 22 6:00 p.m. at Paseo Academy
4747 Paseo Ave., Kansas City, MO 64110 

One-on-One meetings with SWECC students & parents/guardians
Fall 2014 at SWECC
6512 Wornall Rd., Kansas City, MO 64113 

For more information about the partnership, please visit www.kcpublicschools.org/alhs. For questions or comments, email ALHS@kcpublicschools.org.
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Students participating in the Summer Bridge program, using their problem solving skills, independently constructed solar and battery powered robots. Now that's #acceleratingyourlearning!
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Superintendent R Stephen Green talks achievement, reaccreditation and enrollment with @WhatsUpKCity: http://ow.ly/xVomq
. R. Stephen Green, Ph.D, Superintendent of Kansas City Missouri Public School District speaks about working with teachers, students, and the new school board to accomplish goals and objectives Description: R. Stephen Green Ph.D, Superintendent of Kansas City Missouri Public School District talks to What's Up Kansas City about the New School Board, re-accreditation, annual performance scores, teacher performance, and increasing enrollment
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1211 McGee St. Kansas City, MO 64106
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The Kansas City Public Schools is dedicated to graduating students that are college, career, and workforce ready.
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The Kansas City Public Schools was organized in 1867 and originally served 2,150 children. Today, the district educates nearly 16,690 children and employs nearly 2,300 teachers and administrators. The urban district offers a rich multi-ethnic, multi-cultural mix of students throughout the city.