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Our latest newsletter can be found here. Please check out the Snapshots from Gordon Parks.Read more . . .
Adopt-a-Backpack was a Wonderful Success!
Our backpacks our full and so are our hearts! Thank you to all who supported our Adopt-a-Backpack drive. With your support, we raised over $4,000!Read more . . .
The Value of Time
Gordon Parks volunteers and mentors are a critical part of the support and guidance we offer our students. Volunteerism can take on many roles in our school community.Read more . . .
It's Adopt-a-Backpack Time!
Our children are eager to learn, but they need supplies…so it's Adopt-a-Backpack Time at Gordon Parks!Read more . . .
Welcome Back from Principal Joe Palmer
Dear Parents and Families,Read more . . .
Gordon Parks Success Makes the Papers!
We have so many reasons to be proud of our students, families, faculty and staff as outlined by Joe Robertson in his article in The Kansas City Star.Read more . . .
Exciting News for Gordon Parks!
GORDON PARKS RECEIVES $20,000 LET’S PLAY GRANT FROM DR PEPPER SNAPPLE AND NATIONAL NON-PROFIT KaBOOM AFTER NATIONAL VOTING COMPETITION!Read more . . .
Help Us Win a $20,000 Playground!
Big news! Gordon Parks Elementary has been named a top ten finalist in a contest to win a $20,000 playground grant! And we need your help to win it! Vote now!Read more . . .
Your Child Can Be a Gordon Parks STAR!
If you are looking for a great school for your student, we are still accepting applications for kindergarten through third grade.Read more . . .
Open House was a Big Hit
Parents and families joined teachers, staff, board members and volunteers to celebrate our great school year with an Open House and a yummy cookout on May 22nd, after the Rocking Reading Party.Read more . . .