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Highlighting Charter School Success

Charter schools in Kansas City and St. Louis have earned recognition from both regional and national publications, as 38 programs are currently in operation within 72 buildings throughout the two metro areas.

Five programs in particular have received accolades for their work both in the classroom and the community. While information about Missouri’s 38 programs can be found here, information about the selected five can be found below!

School

Academie Lafayette

Ewing Marion Kauffman School

Gordon Parks Elementary

North Side Community

University Academy

Grade Span

K-8

5-10

K-4

PK-5

K-12

Population

970

963

180

397

1,064

APR

98.8%

100%

93.0%

100%

97.1%

Region

KC

KC

KC

STL

KC

Sponsor

UCM

MU

UCM

UMSL

UMKC