Helping Kansas City Families Find the Right School

Programs & Events

Show Me KC Schools offers a variety of programs and events designed to help families navigate Kansas City’s education landscape and learn more about the many school options available.

Join us for discussions of essential school search topics, from how to begin your journey to navigating application season. Workshops are FREE to the public, but registration is required and space is limited.

Register for Wednesday Workshops

Hop on a bus with other community members to tour four unique KC schools and meet our city’s education leaders. Tours are FREE to the public, but registration is required.

Register for a School Tour

Learn about school options at the only school fair in KC that features KCPS, charter and private schools – under one roof. Free to the public and held annually on the second Saturday in November.

Learn About City School Fairs
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Do you have school search questions? We’re here to help you know your options. Show Me KC Schools School Navigators provide one-on-one support to parents and caretakers searching for schools in Kansas City. Our Navigators respond to requests for individual school navigation and can support you with an in-person meeting or via the telephone or video conference. Let us know how we can help you find a right fit school for your child.

Jessica Peña
Jessica PeñaSchool Navigator - Spanish Bilingual Specialist
(816) 550-1443 – ¡Hablo Espanol!
Jessica is our bilingual specialist! She can help you with a range of questions about your search and she is the best navigator for you if you speak Spanish!
Danielle Dispenza
Danielle DispenzaK-12 Special Education Specialist
(816) 490-1922
Danielle can help you with a range of questions about your search and she is the best navigator for you if you have a child with special needs.
Online School Guide

Right here on our website you can find accurate information about every school in the KCPS boundaries and tools to make your school search easier.

Search Schools
Online School Guide

Pick up our School Guide KC at libraries and community centers around KC to learn all about your school options and use the handy workbook inside to organize your school search.


Need Help?

Our team can guide you through the process. Contact us and a School Navigator will be in touch to schedule a free consultation.