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KCPS online enrollment opens today for 2020-2021 school year

Posted at 8:33 AM, Dec 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-05 09:33:33-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — On Thursday morning, the Kansas City Public Schools opened its online enrollment for the 2020-2021 school year.

Some families reported receiving error messages when attempting to enroll.

A KCPS spokesperson said the the error messages were a temporary measure during the enrollment process.

Parents who received error message, "invalid address" can answer, “Yes,” to the question about whether they are a KCPS employee. This will allow parents to complete their application.

Enrollment is for the nine KCPS signature schools, and children entering Pre-K or Kindergarten. To enroll, click here.

The nine signature schools include:

• African-Centered College Preparatory Academy Lower Campus
• African-Centered College Preparatory Academy at Southeast High School
• Border Star Montessori School
• George Washington Carver Dual Language School
• Foreign Language Academy
• Harold Holliday, Sr. Montessori School
• Lincoln College Preparatory Academy
• Lincoln College Preparatory Academy Middle School
• Paseo Academy of Fine and Performing Arts

Signature schools are tuition free that offer academic opportunities with a theme.

Computer kiosks will be available for families to use at the Enrollment office located at the KCPS Board of Education at 2901 Troost Ave.

The kiosk computers are available during the following times:

6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5
8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, Dec. 6-13
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, Dec. 16-20.

The deadline to apply for Signature School enrollment is Friday, Feb. 14.