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Districts Complying With New Missouri Law May Be Vulnerable to Lawsuits

When members of the Missouri General Assembly revised the Amy Hestir Student Protection Act last fall, they made a decision to not make a decision. Instead, legislators passed that responsibility on to the districts. “Our concern when Senate Bill 1 came up in special session was that the state legislature was just setting up school … Continue reading

UPDATED North Kansas City School Board Candidate: Dixie Youngers

Campaigns are underway for Board of Education seats in ten local districts, and election day will be Tuesday, April 3. The KC Education Enterprise is asking each candidate to respond to a list of questions that may help voters decide how to cast their ballots. Dixie Youngers, an incumbent who is running for election to the North Kansas … Continue reading

North Kansas City Board of Education to Meet This Evening

The North Kansas City School District’s Board of Education will meet Tuesday, Feb. 28, at 7 p.m. Before the meeting, board members will attend a dinner co-sponsored with the Missouri State Teachers Association (MSTA). This morning, the MSTA coordinated an event in Jefferson City during which district leaders had the opportunity to meet with state legislators. Missouri’s General Assembly … Continue reading

North Kansas City School Board Candidate: Jay Wilson

Campaigns are underway for Board of Education seats in ten local districts, and election day will be Tuesday, April 3. The KC Education Enterprise is asking each candidate to respond to a list of questions that may help voters decide how to cast their ballots. Jay Wilson, who is running for election to the North Kansas City School … Continue reading

North Kansas City School Board Candidate: Jeff “Chip” Luerding

Campaigns are underway for Board of Education seats in ten local districts, and election day will be Tuesday, April 3. The KC Education Enterprise is asking each candidate to respond to a list of questions that may help voters decide how to cast their ballots. Jeff “Chip” Luerding, who is running for election to the North Kansas City … Continue reading

Help Wanted: New Member for NKC Board of Education

North Kansas City’s Board of Education will be appointing a new member to a vacant seat in late April. Tammy Henderson submitted a letter of resignation to her colleagues last week. Also in April, voters will be filling three other open board seats. Two incumbents and three newcomers are vying for the three positions up for … Continue reading

Tammy Henderson Resigns From NKC Board of Education

North Kansas City’s Board of Education will have to appoint a new board member, now that Tammy Henderson has resigned. Although she was not present at last Monday’s board meeting, her resignation was on the agenda and the board voted unanimously to accept it. Henderson — who works as director of real estate marketing and … Continue reading

North Kansas City Board of Education Meeting Monday Evening

The North Kansas City School District’s Board of Education met Monday, Feb. 13, at 7 p.m. In addition to routine items on the agenda such as hearing a treasurer’s report and accepting bids for equipment and services, board members had a full schedule. A significant item on the agenda was the resignation of an unnamed board member. The KC Education Enterprise has … Continue reading

Judge Sets June Trial Date for Arguments Regarding Student Transfers From KCMO School District

Jackson County Circuit Court Judge Brent Powell has set a June 25 trial date to hear arguments about student transfers from the unaccredited Kansas City, Missouri School District (KCMSD). Last December, five neighboring districts filed a lawsuit asking the court to rule on differences among transfer policies. According to state law, KCMSD — now that … Continue reading

North Kansas City School Board Candidate: Melissa Roberts

Campaigns are underway for Board of Education seats in ten local districts, and election day will be Tuesday, April 3. The KC Education Enterprise is asking each candidate to respond to a list of questions that may help voters decide how to cast their ballots. Melissa Roberts, an incumbent running for re-election to the North Kansas … Continue reading

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