Belinder Readers Visit
On Thursday, April 9th second grade students From Belinder Elementary in Prairie Village visited our school and read with our kindergarten classes.Read more . . .
KC Midtown Kiwanis Club Donates Books
Thank you to the Kansas City Midtown Kiwanis Club of Kansas City for their thoughtful donation of books for our students. Just prior to our Spring Break, this generous group donated a book for every student.Read more . . .
KC Chiefs Player Reads with our Students
On Monday, March 2nd Chiefs player Zach Fulton read to our 1st and 2nd grade students as part of the Kansas City Chiefs participation in Read Across America Day 2015. The program is held each year in honor of Dr.Read more . . .
It's Time to Enroll for 2015 -2016!
We are currently enrolling kindergarten through 4th grade for our 2015 - 2016 school year.Read more . . .
Gordon Parks in the News
On Wednesday morning January 14th, local PBS station KCUR featured Gordon Parks Elementary School in a story about charter schools in Kansas City, MO.Read more . . .
Mayor James Visits GPES
Thank you to Mayor Sly James for reading with our first and second grade students and visiting our school.Read more . . .
At Gordon Parks Elementary, we would like to join the #GivingTuesday movement by encouraging our friends, families and community partners to become a part of this giving tradition.Read more . . .
Thank You Young Matrons
Prior to the Thanksgiving break, a wonderful group of women from Young Matrons of Kansas City helped our Kindergarten and first grade students celebrate the holiday.Read more . . .
Gordon's Gathering a Wonderful Success
On Tuesday, November 18th our school community hosted Gordon’s Gathering. This year’s theme was From Challenges to Success: The Road our Children Travel.Read more . . .
Girls on the Run Finish Strong
Saturday, November 22nd our third grade girls, family, friends and staff took part in the annual Girls on the Run 5K at Arrowhead Stadium. The cold and drizzle could not dampen the spirits of our girls who had trained all fall for this day.Read more . . .