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An award-winning school district serving more than 21,500 learners in Kansas City's Northland.
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About NKC Schools

With 110 years of serving our community, NKC Schools honors tradition with forward-thinking vision.
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About Our Mission

North Kansas City Schools serves more than 21,500 learners as the second-largest and one of the most diverse school districts in Missouri.
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About NKC Schools

Excellence in academics: NKC Schools students learn through engaging, rigorous curriculum with strong support to ensure their success.
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Most diverse high school and most diverse elementary school in Missouri


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