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2201 E 25th St N

Wichita, KS 67219

(316) 973-7500

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 350

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Gordon Parks Academy

GPA is the best school so far the principles are the best all the kids are like family and the teachers are understanding and encouraging I would recommend GPA to anybody Tht has kids starting school.

Posted by a parent on 08/06/14

As a parent of a 6th grader at GPA, my beliefs is that the 6th grade staff goes above and beyond to keep education, dedication , moral and ethical stability for each student and i am thankful Mrs.It

Posted by a parent on 04/28/14

This is a really great school and the staff is just as awesome. Class size is small so each child can get the attention they need. I wish they would do more parent involved activity within the individual classrooms. But that is a minor drawback being IB I understand the focus is on academics, and teaching ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/22/13

My oldest son started back in 08 when the school first opened. Since then my other son has joined him. I have gotten a chance to interact with Kindergaren, 1st and 2nd grade teachers and have been both pleased and impressed. The Teachers are wonderful and strive to make sure you are aware of your ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/20/11

My children are getting a good education and all 3 are at 1 school.

Posted by a parent on 10/28/10

My daughter is in Kindergarten and she is already learning about being respectful, principled and caring.

Posted by a parent on 10/20/10

It a wonderful school with a great staff.

Posted by a other on 10/13/10

I love Gordon Parks Academy because it is becoming a school of readers!

Posted by a teacher on 10/13/10

Love the excitement & committment level of the teachers . . . that is hard to find among teachers now days!

Posted by a parent on 10/13/10

We are reflective, open-minded, caring, knowledgeable, risk-takers & thinkers! We are IB!!!!

Posted by a teacher on 10/13/10

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Test scores for Gordon Parks Academy

KSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Gordon Parks Academy
Wichita Unified School District 259
* In 2011-2012 Kansas used the Kansas State Assessments (KSA) to test students in grades 3 though 8, 11 and 12 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7, 11 and 12 in science; and in grades 6, 8 and 12 in history-government. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Wichita schools — Gordon Parks Academy is located at 2201 E 25th St N, Wichita KS 67219. 2201 E 25th St N is in the 67219 ZIP code in Wichita, KS The school district for Gordon Parks Academy is the Wichita Unified School District 259. Gordon Parks Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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