Welcome to Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools!


KCKPS is a nationally-recognized urban school district that is a model of excellence for other educational systems. We are the proud home to the 2019 Kansas Teacher of the Year, Whitney Morgan, an English language arts teacher at Wyandotte High School.

We are the largest school district in Wyandotte County and the fifth largest in the state of Kansas. Our diverse school district serves students in Pre-K through 12th grade. The student population of more than 22,000 students is made up of about 50% Hispanic, 29% African-American, 11% White, and 7% Asian.

The vision of the Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools is to be one of the Top 10 School Districts in the Nation.

Click here for a PDF of our Mission, Vision and Goals