Points of Pride

  • As a one-to-one school, every student at Banneker has their own technology device offering their teachers the flexibility to use innovative teaching opportunities.
  • Banneker has an Extended School Year Model which adds 31 days to the end of the school. School begins in August and runs through July with breaks in the months of June and July.
  • Community Partnerships are very important to their school; My Brother’s Keeper, Girls on the Run and Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts regularly serve within their school.

Application Process

2019-2020: Enrollment for all KCPS neighborhood schools opens on December 4, 2018. Students are guaranteed a seat at their KCPS neighborhood school.

Kindergarten: Students must be age 5 by August 31.

Students live within Benjamin Banneker’s boundaries in the South Zone.

Submit applications online or in person at the Board of Education building, 2901 Troost Ave., Kansas City, MO 64109. Applications CANNOT be submitted at the school.

School Info Last Updated: November 16, 2018