•  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.

    High school Coffee Crawl:

    Manufacturing program at Truesdell:

    Restorative Practices:

    Girls Who Code:

    More videos can be found on YouTube

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

What's New

  • During the February 13, 2023 Board of Education meeting, members heard a report about WPS alternative program options for high school students. Click here to watch the video


    During the January 23, 2023 Board of Education meeting, members heard a report about behavior and safety challenges, and how the district has respond with new solutions. 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.

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