Enrollment opens December 14 at 8 am


J.A. Rogers Elementary

Pre-Kindergarten thru 6th Grade

Dr. Adriane Blankinship-Johnson, Principal
6400 E. 23rd Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64129
Phone: 816-418-4770
9:15 am – 4:15 pm

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Creating a caring community.

At J. A. Rogers, we provide experiences and programs that will enhance teaching, learning, environmental awareness and healthy living. Our shared vision for the community is that we build on its strengths to provide meaningful opportunities for children, families and individuals to achieve self-sufficiency, attain their highest potential, and contribute to the public.

Celebrating diversity.

J.A. Rogers has more than 600 students, making it one of the largest elementary schools in the city. Our student population includes children from several different countries and who speak many different languages. We are proud of our diversity and believe celebrating our different cultures leads to better classroom instruction.

Each student at J.A. Rogers school will receive his/her own digital device in the classroom. This device can house student materials, textbooks and help increase digital literacy.

Activities & programs include:

  • Pree Pre-Kindergarten
  • Free Before & After School Care (K-6)
  • National Elementary Honor Society
  • Clean Streams
  • Jackson County Spelling Bee
  • DARE
  • Dental Clinic
  • Score 1 Health

Required documents to enroll in Kindergarten – 12th Grade:
(Kindergarten must be 5 years old by August 31)

  1. Birth Certificate
  2. Student's current immunization record
  3. Parent/guardian photo ID (Proof of guardianship, if required)
  4. Previous school records – transcript, behavior, attendance (grades 1st – 6th)
  5. Two proofs of residency (See “Acceptable Proofs of Residency” list below)
    • One from each column


(one from each column)


  • Valid Property Deed
  • Current Real Estate Tax Receipt
  • Mortgage Statement/Bill
  • Signed Residential Lease Agreement
  • Residency Affidavit – Must be notarized (find at kcpublicschools.org or Office of Admissions 2901 Troost)


  • Current utility bill: electric, water or gas. (Disconnect or shutoff notices will not be accepted. Bills must be within the last 30 days)
  • Personal Property Tax Receipt (Past year)
  • Homeowner’s/Rental Insurance Policy (Current year)
  • Social Services, Social Security Statement, or Other Legal/Court Documents
  • Pay stub/Pay check (within 30 days)
  • Bank statement (within 30 days)