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KCPS Employee Payroll Deduction

Join us in making a direct impact on the success of our students and the overall quality of education in Kansas City Public Schools! By participating in the Payroll Campaign, you have the opportunity to contribute to the KCPS Education Foundation, ensuring vital support for innovative programs and initiatives. Your contribution, deducted conveniently from your payroll, will go directly towards enhancing the educational experience for our students. Every dollar counts and helps us create a more enriched learning environment. Together, we can make a lasting difference in the lives of our students and the future of our community.

Sign up here: https://forms.gle/Qy5ezwjfXEX2LA8J8

KCPS Educator Grants:

Starting every October, all KCPS student-serving staff can apply for a grant (including teachers, social workers, librarians, principals, etc.). The amount you can request is determined by the number of students who will benefit from the grant and type of project. Please see the grant award chart below.

Information will be shared with KCPS staff each month through KCPS newsletters and announcements.

Grants are awarded based on quality of the application and alignment with current funding priorities.

The foundation prioritizes funding grants aligned with the following:

Superintendents 5 Big Rocks

  • Literacy
  • Math
  • Social-Emotional Learning
  • Culturally Responsive Teaching/Practices
  • Parent & Family Engagement

District wide priorities including:

  • Beyond the Four Walls Experiences
  • Teacher Empowerment
  • Fine Arts
  • Innovative Programs
  • Career & Technical Education
  • Campus Enhancements

Questions can be directed to Solissa McKay at foundation@kcpublicschools.org. Thank you!