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Cut out portrait of Interim Principal Amirah Pughsley over a faded out background of the front of Banneker Elementary School.

Amirah Pughsley hired as Interim Principal of Banneker Elementary.

Learn more.

a group of people cut the ribbon at the ribbon cutting for the new mini pitch
three students kick a soccer ball on the new mini pitch with onlookers in the background
Banneker students gathered for assembly
students and staff of banneker elementary form the number 50 on the playground
two Banneker teachers dancing


Welcome to Benjamin Banneker Elementary School! We look forward to seeing both our returning students and families and meeting our new students and families for the first time. Please contact our main office if you have any questions. We look forward to hearing from you!

Amirah Pughsley
Interim Principal of banneker elementary School



Start Time: 9:00 a.m.
Dismissal Time: 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday Early Release Time: 2:00 p.m.

2-Hour Delay Schedule (Inclement Weather Only): 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Upcoming Events


KCKPS-TV Livestream

KCKPS-TV  is the cable access channel for Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools. The district’s Communications Office operates and manages KCKPS-TV, which airs content 24-hours, every day of the week.

We provide a variety of viewing options 
for the public to access and watch public meetings and district programming on KCKPS-TV.