Esports continues to grow in Wichita Public Schools
High schools in the district are putting themselves on the map nationally in Esports competitions.
Video: WPS 2022-23 Year-in-Review
As the 2022-23 school year comes to a close, we're looking back at all the great things we accomplished that helped keep us connected, united and #WPSProud!
Senior Spotlight - Bailey Warkentine, Education Imagine Academy
Bailey Warkentine enjoyed the in-person advocacy opportunity Edcuation Imagine Academy offered. She plans to pursue a career in elementary education.
Wilbur science teacher wins Excellence in Public Service Award
Tim Elsen, a science teacher at Wilbur Middle School, received the 2023 Excellence in Public Service Award from the Wichita Public Schools.
WPS named one of the Best Communities for Music Education
The Wichita Public Schools has been named one of the 2023 Best Communities for Music Education by the National Association of Music Merchants. This is the seventh time the district has received this recognition.
Distinguished Classroom Teachers recognized
The Wichita Public Schools recognized the 2023 Distinguished Classroom Teacher Award recipients in their respective categories during the April 10 Board of Education meeting.
Kelly Bielefeld named future Wichita Public Schools’ Superintendent
Kelly Bielefeld, Executive Director of College and Career Readiness, will lead the Wichita Public Schools as its future superintendent effective July 1, 2023.
Distinguished Classroom Teachers announced
The Wichita Public Schools is proud to announce the 2023 Distinguished Classroom Teacher Award recipients.
Wanting educational summer activities? Check these out!
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3D Designing: Only needing a browser, start creating your 3D designs using sketchup.com.
Coding: The way computers communicate is through coding. Coding basics are if/then statements. Using these websites, practice your skills.
Digital Escape Room: There are K-12 levels of these investigative games. Use the given clues to figure out the answers to the locks.
Game Creation: Use kodugamelab.com to create games on PC using this simple visual programming tool.
Music Creation: In musiclab.chromeexperiments, explore, create, & listen to your song.