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Crossroads Charter Schools Earns 10 Year Charter Renewal – Named High-Quality School

Media Contact:Maria Dickson, Director of External Affairsmdickson@crossroads.bluesym15.workPhone: 816-221-2600 x322FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Crossroads Charter Schools Receives 10-Year Charter RenewalKANSAS CITY, MO -- June 15, 2022 -- Following a unanimous vote on June 14, 2022 by the State Board of Education, DESE designated Crossroads Charter Schools a high-quality charter school and grants a...

Crossroads Charter Schools Announces New Charter Sponsor

Media Contact:Maria Dickson, Director of External Affairsmdickson@crossroads.bluesym15.workPhone: 816-221-2600 x322FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Crossroads Charter Schools Approves New Charter SponsorKCPS to serve as charter sponsorKANSAS CITY, Mo. -- January 25, 2022 -- Following a unanimous vote on Jan. 12, 2022 by the board of directors of the recently fully accredited Kansas City Public...

Crossroads Preparatory Academy Principal Named NextGen Leader

Media Contact: Courtney HughleyChief Communications & Strategy Officer chughley@crossroads.bluesym15.work Phone: 816-221-2600 x332 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Crossroads Preparatory Academy Principal Named NextGen LeaderKirsten Brown-Persley is the first educator to receive this recognition KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- May 12, 2021 -- Crossroads Charter Schools is excited to celebrate Principal Kirsten Brown-Persley as the first...

Tysie McDowell Named Crossroads’ New Superintendent

Media Contact:Courtney Hughleychughley@crossroads.bluesym15.workPhone: 816-221-2600 x332FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Crossroads Charter Schools names new superintendent of schoolsTysie McDowell, co-founder, became the new school leader of Crossroads Charter Schools, effective February 1KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Feb. 10, 2020 -- Tysie McDowell, co-founder and former chief academic officer of Crossroads Charter Schools, is the district’s...

PARENT – TEACHER RELATIONSHIPS

1) DOES THE SCHOOL MEET MY BASIC NEEDS? While it can be tempting to try for a school that’s on the top of everyone’s list, first make sure the school meets your practical needs. For instance, if you have to be at work at 8:30 and school starting time is...

BENEFITS OF CLASSROOM DESIGN

1) DOES THE SCHOOL MEET MY BASIC NEEDS? While it can be tempting to try for a school that’s on the top of everyone’s list, first make sure the school meets your practical needs. For instance, if you have to be at work at 8:30 and school starting time is...

JULIE COLLINS

TEACHER Certifications – NCCPT, CPR/AED Priscilla is a pediatrician and an education entrepreneur. In particular, she is interested in integrating her work in health and education through designing and implementing interventions addressing adverse childhood experiences.  Prior to entering medical school, she ran an afterschool program in Boston and taught 4th...

JENNA MOORE

OWNER/HEAD TEACHER Certifications – NCCPT, CPR/AED Priscilla is a pediatrician and an education entrepreneur. In particular, she is interested in integrating her work in health and education through designing and implementing interventions addressing adverse childhood experiences.  Prior to entering medical school, she ran an afterschool program in Boston and taught...

DOMINIC SNYDER

TEACHER Certifications – NCCPT, CPR/AED Priscilla is a pediatrician and an education entrepreneur. In particular, she is interested in integrating her work in health and education through designing and implementing interventions addressing adverse childhood experiences.  Prior to entering medical school, she ran an afterschool program in Boston and taught 4th...