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From The Team

Read reflections, personal stories, updates, and more from the SSKC Team!

The Children Are Our Future, and an Investment in Them Is an Investment in the Future of Our City, State, Nation, and Our World!
The Children Are Our Future, and an Investment in Them Is an Investment in the Future of Our City, State, Nation, and Our World!

Profiles in Leadership

Kansas City is home to the most dedicated educators, the most committed leaders, and the most inspiring students. Our Profiles in Leadership series introduces some of best and brightest in Kansas City.

Profile in Leadership: Andrea Ellis
Profile in Leadership: Andrea Ellis
Andrea Sherrel Ellis Kansas City Public Library, Director of Strategic Learning Lincoln College Preparatory Academy, 1990 Andrea Sherrel Ellis is an educator, producer, storyteller, and ...
Profile in Leadership: Dominic Davis
Profile in Leadership: Dominic Davis
Dominic Davis Director of Communications, BLAQUE KC Northeast High School, Class of 2012   Dominic Davis is a Kansas City native who is passionate about advocating for the black youth in ...
Exceptional Student: Dacia Hindsman
Exceptional Student: Dacia Hindsman
My name is Dacia Hindsman. I was born in Kansas City, Missouri. I was selected as the Valedictorian of my class at Paseo Academy of Fine and Performing Arts.

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Learn more about ways in which SSKC is involved in the community, our programming, our partner organizations, and more!

Monique Jones – Non Core Non Tested Award
Monique Jones – Non Core Non Tested Award
Katie Hendricks – Middle & HS Teacher of the Year
Katie Hendricks – Middle & HS Teacher of the Year

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Read more about efforts to eliminate the achievement gap in Kansas City schools.

News, Updates, and Media Releases

KC Pre-K Cooperative continues to grow, expanding access to high-quality pre-K in underserved communities
KC Pre-K Cooperative continues to grow, expanding access to high-quality pre-K in underserved communities
By Anne MillerUpdate Courtesy of Anne Miller The KC Pre-K Cooperative, an innovative partnership between early ...
NEW MIDTOWN MURAL HONORS KC TEACHERS
NEW MIDTOWN MURAL HONORS KC TEACHERS
Partnership With Artist JT Daniels Celebrates Teachers Post-Pandemic SchoolSmartKC today revealed that a new mural ...
SSKC Grants $97,000 To 20/20 Leadership, Provides Leadership Opportunities for KCMO Youth
SSKC Grants $97,000 To 20/20 Leadership, Provides Leadership Opportunities for KCMO Youth
New partnership will allow existing program to expand to younger students, more schools. SchoolSmartKC today ...

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