Parents Shout Questions Amid Kansas City Public School Shut Down Forum

Hard feelings should be expected amid bold move to consolidate the district without any administrators taking any losses.

Here's a peek at tonight's chaos that reminds us KCPS continues to crumble . . .

"At its first public forum, the district faced plenty of questions . . . As the shouting continued, the interim superintendent proposed shutting down the meeting."

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Kansas City Public Schools forum turns into shouting match over closing schools

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A meeting about the future blueprint for Kansas City Public Schools descended into a shouting match Monday night. The district said Blueprint 2030 would add new programs and improve the student experience in the long run. But it also calls for closing 10 schools.

Tensions run high at meeting discussing Kansas City Public Schools' Blueprint 2030 plan

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Emotions reached a boiling point at a meeting Monday to discuss Kansas City Public Schools' Blueprint 2030 plan. "Don't play games with the baby boomers and everybody else in this room," one attendee yelled to the front of the room at the Southeast Community Center Monday night.

KCPS hosts first community feedback meeting for 2030 blueprint plan that would close 10 schools

The Kansas City Public School District held its first community meeting after announcing a proposed 2030 blueprint plan that would close 10 schools in the district.

KCPS residents outraged at proposal to close schools

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) - It got heated Monday night when Kansas City Public Schools staff gave people a chance to weigh in on possible school closures. The district is considering closing 10 schools to allocate more money to improving educational programs. The administration held the first of nine community feedback sessions Monday night at Southeast Community Center.

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