Welcome to the Kansas City Public Schools 2019-20 School Year Online Application

  • Parents/Guardians may complete online applications for Pre-K only at this time.
  • Applications for Kindergarten through 12th grade must be submitted at the KCPS Office of Admissions 2901 Troost Ave. Kansas City, MO 64109.

Hours for the Office of Admissions:
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

If applying for Pre-K, please be sure to login in with the email or phone number used in the first/previous account established to create applications and communicate the status of your applications. If you create an additional parent account and attempt to apply for a student that is already listed under another/previous parent account, the system will not let you proceed with that application. You will receive a message telling you that the student already exists within the system. If your student is a currently attends a KCPS school or has ever attended a KCPS school, you will need your student ID number. If you do not have your student ID, call the help desk 816.418.7888.

· You may submit applications for all students for which you are a legal guardian.
· You are not required to submit more than one choice.
· Please submit placement requests only to schools you are willing to send your child to attend.


Required documents to enroll in Kindergarten – 12th Grade:

(Kindergarten must be 5 years old by August 31, 2019)
  1. Birth Certificate
  2. Student's current immunization record
  3. Parent/guardian photo ID (Proof of guardianship, if required)
  4. Previous school records – transcript, behavior, attendance (Signature Schools Only)
  5. Two proofs of residency (See “Acceptable Proofs of Residency” list below)

Required documents to enroll for Pre-Kindergarten:
(Pre-Kindergarten must be 3 years old by August 31, 2019)

  1. Student's verification of birth (Birth Certificate)
  2. Student's current immunization record
  3. Parent/guardian photo ID (Proof of guardianship, if required)
  4. Two proofs of residency.
  5. Proof of household income:
  • Two current pay stubs
  • Current TANF award letter
  • Current SSI verification
  • Unemployment letter
  • Current 1040A tax form with W-2's, (employer letter on company letterhead, notarized letter from employer)
  • Child support letter



  • Valid Property Deed
  • Current Real Estate Tax Receipt
  • Mortgage Statement/Bill
  • Signed Residential Lease Agreement
  • *Residency Affidavit – Must be notarized (Click here to download)


  • Current utility bill: electric, water or gas. (Disconnect or shutoff notices will not be accepted. Bills must be within the last 30 days)
  • Personal Property Tax Receipt (Past year)
  • Homeowner’s/Rental Insurance Policy (Current year)
  • Social Services, Social Security Statement, or Other Legal/Court Documents (TANF, SNAP letter)
  • Pay stub/ Pay check (within 30 days)
  • Bank statement (within 30 days)
*Residency Affidavit – Must be notarized (Click here to download) or get a copy at the Office of Admissions 2901 Troost Ave.). If you provide a residency affidavit the Head of Household must provide one item from the Proof of Residency #1 list AND the parent/guardian must provide one item from the proof of residency #2 list in their own name.

If you upload wrong/invalid info, this will make their application "invalid" and will lose their original place in the "application line". Notification of invalid information will be sent by email within 5 days of receipt of application. Once all valid information is submitted a new time/date stamp will be given.

Head Start – If you applied for a Head Start program, a Family Advocate will contact you to schedule an eligibility interview.

*Note - Some Signature Schools may require an interview, testing or an audition. If required, you will be contacted directly by the school to set an appointment for the assessment/interview.


Si vous avez besoin d'aide pour la traduction de langue et aussi / pour remplir votre demande, veuillez appeler ou visiter : Bureau des services linguistiques de KCPS (Northeast Middle School), 4904 Independence Ave. 64124, 816-418 -3467

Ikiwa unahitaji msaada na kutafsiri lugha / au kukamilisha maombi yako tafadhali piga simu au tembelea: Ofisi ya Huduma za Lugha za KCPS (Northeast Middle School) 4904 Independence Ave. 64124, 816-418 -3467

Niba wifuza ubufasha kubijanye nogusemura hamwe no kuzuza ibisabwa, ushobora guhamagara cangwase ugasura KCPS ishamyi ryimvugo zitandukanye kuriyi Aderesi (Northeast Middle School) 4904 Independence Ave. 64124. 816-418-3467

Haddii aad ubaahan tahay turjubaan / ama in laguu dhammeystiro codsigaaga fadlan wac ama booqo: Xafiiska Adeegyada Luqadaha ee KCPS (Dugsiga Dhexe Northeast) 4904 Independence Ave. 64124, 816-418 -8938

For technical assistance with the online application: Call the help desk 816.418.7888

You may also enroll using the complimentary computer kiosks at the KCPS Office of Admissions 2901 Troost Ave.

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Our Vision

KCPS envisions its schools as places where every student will develop a deep understanding of the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue higher education, obtain family-supporting employment, contribute to the civic well-being of the community, and have the opportunity for a rewarding and fulfilling life.