Parent Resources

Sly James

Mayor James reviews Paul Tough's latest book: How Children Succeed

kids in classroom

What should I look for in a prospective school?

Check out these 21 suggestions shared by 4 Kansas City school and education leaders.

Parent Opportunities

Parent-to-Parent Chalkboard Picture

Thurs, February 26, 6-8 pm

Rockhurst University's Community Center                   5401 Troost Ave, KCMO 64110

Are you still undecided where your child will attend kindergarten? Parent representatives from the following district, charter, and private schools will be available to talk openly with you and answer questions about their family's experience: 

Academy for Integrated Arts • Academie Lafayette • The Barstow School • Benjamin Banneker Charter Academy of Technology Border Star Montessori • Brookside Charter School Citizens of the World - KC Crossroads Academy • Foreign Language Academy Hale Cook • Hope Leadership Academy • KIPP: Endeavor Academy Lee A. Tolbert Community Academy Notre Dame de Sion  St. Paul's Episcopal Day School • Scuola Vita Nuova • University Academy 

Co-hosted by Show Me KC Schools and Troostwood Neighborhood Association