Points of Pride

1. The Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA) assessment indicates how Kauffman School students are performing relative to national benchmarks. Kauffman School students achieved at least 1.5 years growth in math, science, and communication arts in one school year.

2. Using a combination of longer school hours and structured academic time, the Kauffman School offers students 25% more instructional time than typical Kansas City Public Schools.

3. Kauffman School students attend annual college field trips with their grade level. By the time a student graduates from Kauffman School, he/she will have visited eight college campuses.

Application Process

The Kauffman School is a tuition-free public charter school open to all students living in the Kansas City Public School District. Transportation is provided for all students.

There are no academic requirements to enroll. In the event there are more applications than seats; the school will use a lottery process to give every applicant an equal chance of admission. A geographical enrollment preference will be given to students living in six zip codes:  64123, 64124, 64127, 64128, 64130, and 64132.

How to Enroll:

Click here to enroll online.

Via phone – 816-268-5660

Email – enroll@kauffmanschool.org

Paper forms are available at the front office



Visit the Enrollment FAQs link for additional information.

School Info Last Updated: April 24, 2018