Kansas City school board treasurer Matt Oates and friends are running a GoFundMe to send 500 of the top-performing district students to have lunch and see the film. In less than 24 hours, they’ve already raised $4,000 of their $6,000 goal. $10 sends one kid.
Trane, a leading global provider of indoor comfort solutions and services and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, presented a check for $116,718 to Kansas City Public Schools for an energy savings project that resulted in annual savings of nearly 32 percent in utility costs.
The Kansas City Public Schools Board of Directors appears poised to reopen Lincoln Middle School, relieving overcrowding at the elite Lincoln College Preparatory Academy and reversing an unpopular decision made during rightsizing.