Points of Pride

  1. #1 End of Course (EOC) Algebra 1 scores in the district
  2. Partnership with UMKC whereby our 8th grade students earn 3 world language credits upon successful completion of coursework and assessments
  3. Annual capstone field trip to Puerto Rico to immerse students in the language and culture of Puerto Rico


Application Process

Foreign Language Academy is a KCPS signature school. Students must live within the KCPS boundaries.

K-8 Admission Requirements: Students must have a GPA of 2.5 or better, a 90% or better attendance record, discipline record with 3 or fewer Class 3 or 4 violations, Pass Foreign Language Immersion Assessment (Grades 2-8). Students must be 5 years old by September 1st to qualify for Kindergarten.

Applications for the 2018-2019 school year will be accepted online starting at 6:00 a.m. on Friday, December 1. Applications can be submitted online OR at the Board of Education building located at 2901 Troost Ave., Kansas City, MO 64109. Applications CANNOT be submitted at the schools. Space will be filled on a first come, first served basis.

School Info Last Updated: April 17, 2018