•  Strategic Plan Volume 5 document cover  

    The WPS Strategic Plan, Every Student Future Ready - Empowered to Dream, Believe and Achieve, is the district's guiding focus to ensure all students are college and career ready by receiving an innovative and rigorous education. The WPS Strategic Plan, comprised of our Mission, Vision and Shared Beliefs, our Long-Term Goals and Strategic Themes, will guide the work of the Wichita Public Schools through 2025. 

    The WPS Strategic Plan, Volume 5 - Connected. United. #WPSProud printable document (pdf)

Strategic Plan Van Videos

  • Dr. Thompson travels around the district sharing stories that highlight the Strategic Plan.

    Restorative Practices:

    Girls Who Code:

    Southeast's agriculture program:

    LETRS training to support early literacy:

    More videos can be found on YouTube

  • Staff: Log into the website to see the Brand Identity Toolkit.

What's New

  • During the September 12 Board of Education meeting, members heard a report from Terri Moses, Director of Safety and Environmental Services, about all of the different ways we work to keep students and staff safe. The BOE voted to purchase scanning devices for our high schools as another layer of safety precautions. Click here to watch the video.

    At the September 12, 2022 meeting, Board of Education members heard an update on how students can prepare for their future by earning college credit and industry credentials, as well as participating in work-based learning and entrepreneurial experiences. Watch the BOE presentation.

    On August 3, 2022 Superintendent Dr. Alicia Thompson welcomes staff back for the 2022-23 school year and introduces the Year 5 theme of Connected. United. #WPSProud. She also introduces My WPS Story, a campaign that will highlight the stories of Wichita Public Schools teachers and support staff. Watch Dr. Thompson's Welcome Back video.

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