Northeast High School

KCPS-Neighborhood • 9-12

Our Mission

In partnership with community, parents and staff, the mission of Northeast High School is to ensure that students excel academically and professionally, conduct themselves with moral integrity, and succeed as resilient global citizens.

Tuition: NO Tuition
Transportation provided
Before and After-Care Available

Points of Pride

Home of one of the most diverse student populations in Kansas City, Northeast celebrates and fosters diversity every day.
Northeast High offers a New Americans class to help newcomers adapt to the new school environment as they start the process of becoming literate in English. The ELL program provides support to meet all students where they are to become successful in the classroom.
The Junior Reserved Officer Training Corps program at Northeast is instrumental in preparing high school students to become self-confident, successful leaders in the classroom and in the community

Northeast High School

415 Van Brunt Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64124
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School Details

Year Established: 1914
Total Enrollment: 661
School Type: KCPS-Neighborhood
School Hours: 7:20 am - 2:20 pm


Tuition: NO Tuition


Feeder Schools

Northeast Middle

Receive Special Ed Services
English Language Learners

Specialized Programs


  • Band
  • Choir
  • Literature
  • Visual Arts
  • Vocal Music

Sports Programs

  • Indoor Track (Girls)
  • Wrestling (Boys)
  • Volleyball (Girls)
  • Track and Field (Girls)
  • Track and Field (Boys)
  • Swimming (Girls)
  • Swimming (Boys)
  • Soccer (Girls)
  • Soccer (Boys)
  • Baseball
  • Indoor Track (Boys)
  • Football
  • Cross Country (Girls)
  • Cross Country (Boys)
  • Cheerleading (Girls)
  • Basketball (Girls)
  • Basketball (Boys)

Clubs & Activities

  • Chess Club
  • Culinary Arts
  • National Honor Society
  • Robotics
  • Student Government

Social Services

  • School Breakfast
  • School Counselor
  • School Lunch
  • School Nurse

Family Engagement

  • Evening Family Events
  • Parent Communication App
  • Parent-Teacher Conferences

Application Details

Although many schools have application deadlines, most continue to accept applications for available seats on an ongoing basis.

Enrollment Open: Ongoing. More information is available here.
Residence: Students live within Northeast High's boundaries in the KCPS boundaries..

How to Apply

Enroll online on the KCPS website.

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

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Enrollment Requirements

  • Completed application
  • Birth Certificate
  • Current Immunization Record or Religious Exemption Statement
  • Most recent report card/transcript (not required for kindergarten applicants)

Public schools also require:

  • Proof of Address (also called “Proof of Residency”)
  • Parent or guardian photo ID

Standardized Test Results


* Indicates data has been suppressed due to a small student sample.


* Indicates data has been suppressed due to a small student sample.

Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) tests are scored (or graded) according to four achievement levels: Below Basic, Basic, Proficient, and Advanced. The number shown here is the percentage of students who scored Proficient or Advanced. When comparing scores between years, please remember that the test Missouri gives has changed several times.

Please note that private schools are not required to participate in these exams.

In 2019, the average English score in Missouri was 48.7%; the average Math score was 41.9%, source

Attendance Rate 90/90


Schools strive to have at least 90% of their students achieve a 90% attendance rate because kids learn best when they’re in school.

In 2019, 87.3% of Missouri students were in attendance at least 90% of the time, source.

ACT Average Score


The ACT is a standardized test that many students take before applying to college. This is the composite score of students who took the test. Students need a score of at least 18 in order to qualify for Missouri A+ Scholarships.

In 2023, Missouri’s average ACT composite score was 20.1, source.

Graduation Rate


This is the percentage of students who graduate in 4 years.

In 2023, 89.9% of Missouri students graduated in 4 years.

Student Outcomes