•  Strategic Plan 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 4 - Ignite Learning printable document (pdf)

Strategic Plan Van Videos

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

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    Early Literacy:

    More videos can be found on YouTube

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

What's New

  • On April 11, 2022, the Board of Education heard an update on Goal 2 of the Strategic Plan - Increase 3rd grade reading proficiency. Watch the BOE report and discussion.

    At the February 7, 2022 Board of Education meeting, there was a report about digital literacy and citizenship, one of the aspects of Goal 4 - Ensure schools are trusted as safe places. Watch the BOE presentation and discussion.

    At the Dec. 13, 2021 BOE meeting, the Board heard an update on goal #4 of the district's strategic plan which described indicators of success in Wichita Public Schools students’ employability skills and well-being. Watch the BOE discussion.

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