Charter Schools prepare and inspire students to build a better tomorrow
by providing an academically rigorous education in a creative,
collaborative, community-focused environment.
2017-18 School Year Enrollment
Crossroads Charter Schools is now accepting applications for grades K-9 for the 2017-18 school year.
Academy – Central Street will enroll grades K-8, and Crossroads Academy
– Quality Hill will enroll grades K-4 for the 2017-2018 school year.
Crossroads High School founding class of 9th graders will begin in the
fall of 2017 at our Quality Hill location. They will move to the
permanent high school campus when it opens in fall 2018 with grades
9-10. Crossroads High School will grow to grades 9-12 by 2020.
Crossroads Families share why they chose Crossroads Charter Schools in this vide0.
This year Crossroads Charter Schools is partnering with SchoolMint an online software for enrollment.
must be received by March 1st in order to be considered for the
lottery. If we receive more applicants than we have available seats, a
lottery will take place. Students not selected during the lottery, or
who apply after March 1st, will be placed on a wait list. You can learn
more about our lottery process below.
All families enrolling at
Crossroads Charter Schools must live within the Kansas City Missouri
Public Schools District boundaries. Among these families, priority is
given in the following order thru March 1:
- Siblings of currently enrolled students
- Children of staff who live within the KCPS district boundaries
District Families that live or work in the Greater Downtown Area (State
Line to Prospect and the Missouri River to 39th Street)
love to have you visit our schools! You may sign up to visit one or
both of our schools. On the tour, you’ll visit classrooms, learn about
our programs and staff, and receive an enrollment application.
We know that choosing a school for your child is a big decision. Visit our FAQ page
for answers to parents’ frequently asked questions. If you don’t find
what you’re looking for, we’re happy to talk more. Contact Sandra at
Student Lottery Process
Charter Schools holds an annual student lottery in order to enroll new
students. The lottery is held after the March 1 open enrollment
deadline. In order to be included in the lottery you must provide proof
of residency within the Kansas City Public Schools boundaries and submit
a completed enrollment application by March 1.
drawing is used to fill available spaces for enrollment. After the
available spaces are filled, the remaining names go onto a waiting list.
preference: Crossroads Charter Schools and its families benefit from
our keeping families together. For this reason, Crossroads Charter
Schools offer an admissions sibling preference. To receive sibling
preference, parents or guardians must submit a completed application by
Greater Downtown preference: Crossroads Charter Schools
offer admissions preference to those KCPS District families that live or
work in the Greater Downtown Area. (State Line to Prospect and the
Missouri River to 39th Street) In order to receive this preference,
parents or guardians must submit a completed application by March 1.
List: Crossroads Charter Schools maintains a waiting list for all
grades. To make sure all children are treated fairly, we use the
- Assign a number to each child on the waiting list by lottery.
- Notify parents after the lottery. Inform parents of child’s place on the waiting list.
- Move children into a class as space becomes available, starting with the lowest waiting list number for each grade.
and/or email parent once child is accepted. Parents have two days to
respond before we move on to the next name on the wait list.
- To make sure we can get in touch with you, please update us regarding any changes in email or phone number.
Schools does not keep waiting lists from year to year. If your family
is still interested in enrollment, you must resubmit a completed
application each year.
2016-17 School Year
Charter Schools is accepting applications for the current 2016–2017
school year. Contact Adrienne McGee (816)221-3191 to find out which
schools and grades have available seats.
Download 2016 – 2017 Enrollment Application
Notice of Non-Discrimination:
Crossroads Charter Schools does not discriminate on the basis of sex,
race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability,
sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other factor prohibited by
law in its programs and activities. If you believe you have been
subjected to discrimination or harassment, or if you have inquiries
regarding the school’s non-discrimination policies, please call