Mayor James Commends KCPS on Highest-Ever Annual Progress Report Score

February 1, 2019 - Kansas City, MO

Mayor Sly James issued the following statement regarding Kansas City Public Schools’ impressive results on Missouri’s Annual Progress Report:

I commend KCPS leadership, teachers and students on earning the district’s highest-ever score on the state’s Annual Progress Report. This is the result of years of hard work and planning, and KCPS deserves recognition for this impressive accomplishment. Dr. Bedell and his team are working hard to educate our children, which is the most important investment we can make in our city’s future.

Read more about KCPS’ good news here.

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