Wyandotte Student to Play Football at St. Mary’s University
Congratulations to Wyandotte High Senior Marte Wade who signed this morning to play football at St Mary’s University!!
KCK Rotary Club Scholarship Winners
Congratulations to the KCK Rotary Presidents’ Foundation scholarship winners for 2021 for KCKPS!
Saul Franco Morales – Wyandotte High School – $1,500 scholarship
Kenia Ramirez – FL Schlagle High School – $750 scholarship
Aaron Johnson – FL Schlagle High School – $750 scholarship
Christian Renteria – Sumner Academy – $750 scholarship
Eisenhower Middle School – Presidential Award for Excellence in Science Teaching Finalist
Congratulations to Eisenhower Middle School’s very own Stephanie Alderman-Oler as she has been named a 2021 finalist for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science Teaching.
Schlagle High School Orchestra News
Aleah Netherland scored a II rating at district solo and ensemble.
Elijah Ballard received an orchestra scholarship at Baker University for $4,000 per year for 4 years totaling $16,000!
Thank you all for supporting these students with their musical endeavors. Congratulate them on their orchestra successes the next time you see them.
Each year, the top 1% of Kansas seniors are honored through the Governor’s Scholars program. Congratulations to the seven KCKPS students who made the list!
Schlagle High School – Black Achievers Society Scholarship
Congratulations to Jayla Newson and Maleah McCluney for being recipients of the Black Achievers Society Scholarship Award. We are proud of you both!
Sumner Academy – National Speech and Debate Association
Congratulations to Sumner Academy Junior JaKayla Brown for being a NSDA (National Speech and Debate Association) National Qualifier. JaKayla qualified in the Dramatic Interpretation category and that is not all. Sumner Academy Senior Jaleon Brown was named the 2021 East Kansas NSDA Student of the Year. Jaleon also qualified for nationals in Dramatic Interpretation and Program of Oral Interpretation.
Wyandotte High School – Give Back Scholars
Big congratulations are in order for three Wyandotte High School students who were selected to be Give Back Scholars. Freshman Angelina Rai, Junior Natalina Mussa, and Senior Sydrionna Rolls all received four-year, full-ride scholarships to Kansas universities through the program last Friday. They can choose to go to K-State, Wichita State, Baker or Pitt State. The Give Back program is more than just financial aid, the scholars also benefit from a mentoring and support program in both high school and college. Way to go!
Schlagle High School and Sumner Academy – The Coterie’s Young Playwright’s Festival
Each spring, The Coterie premieres the Young Playwrights’ Festival, an evening showcasing new works by some of Kansas City’s most talented teen playwrights, two of whom are from KCKPS! Congrats to Cheyenne Crew from F.L. Schlagle and Kayleeann Milborn from Sumner Academy for having their scripts selected to be performed on May 2.
Sumner Academy – University of Central Missouri
Congrats to Sumner Academy Senior Ashley Robinson for signing her letter of intent to run track at the University of Central Missouri!
Schlagle High School – College Scholarships
Shout to these two F.L. Schlagle students for receiving college scholarships! Skyla Her received the 20/20 Leadership Nita’s Great Achiever Scholarship. Paw Way received the 20/20 Leadership Gene Denton Memorial Scholarship. Way to go!!