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Resurrection Catholic School Photo #1 - Resurrection Catholic School at the Cathedral is a preschool through 8th-grade school located in Kansas City, Kansas.
Resurrection Catholic School Photo #2 - While Resurrection is steeped in Catholic tradition and values, students of all faiths are welcome at our school. We take pride in the diversity of our student body, which presents students with the opportunity to relate to and appreciate people of various cultures and ethnic groups.
Resurrection Catholic School Photo #3 - Resurrection Catholic School is a 4-time winner of the Catholic Education Foundation's School of Excellence Award.
Resurrection Catholic School Photo #4 - Liturgies and prayer are an integral part of the school day. Masses are scheduled weekly for all grades. Students participate in weekly rosaries and Stations of the Cross. Various celebrations, including Our Lady of Guadalupe, All Saints Day, May Crowning, and Vocation Day, are also
Resurrection Catholic School Photo #5 - Students work in the Math Hub, a classroom supporting flipped learning and collaboration amongst students. There are spaces for students to work independently and the moveable whiteboards have multiple functions.
Resurrection Catholic School Photo #6 - Creating higher expectations while supporting our curriculum framework, we have implemented a STREAM initiative, which blends Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, the Arts, and Math, to create a superior education. Our STREAM Coordinator supports teachers and curriculum development.
Resurrection Catholic School Photo #7 - Students at Resurrection develop their creative abilities in art. Our certified art teacher promotes problem-solving, curiosity, and individuality through crafted lessons. Students` art is displayed throughout the building. In addition to the weekly art classes, art is also integrated into other subject areas by classroom teachers.
Resurrection Catholic School Photo #8 - Our teachers build on cross-curricular ideas, utilize project-based learning, present real-world problems, and promote 21st-century learning skills. As a part of our STREAM initiative, students learn through hands-on experiences through engagement with Project Lead the Way, STEMscopes, Makerspace, and STREAM clubs.
Resurrection Catholic School at the Cathedral is a preschool through 8th-grade school located in Kansas City, Kansas. Resurrection exists to live Christ`s love and to develop our talents to serve Him always.
Resurrection is a community that treats everyone with respect, where children achieve academic excellence, where families actively practice their Catholic faith and where the school and parish communities support each other.
While Resurrection is steeped in Catholic tradition and values, students of all faiths are welcome at our school.
We take pride in the diversity of our student body, which presents students with the opportunity to relate to and appreciate people of various cultures and ethnic groups.

School News

  • Neighborhoods Rising Funds Awards $84,100 to 39 Neighborhood & Community Organizations - 06/17/2020 - The Neighborhoods Rising Fund (NRF) is a funding collaborative, administered by LISC and Community Capital Fund, that annually provides grants up to $3,000 for community-driven and neighborhood-led projects throughout the ...moreGreater Kansas City region. Resurrection Catholic School was one of this year's recipients for their community Pocket Park. hide
  • Resurrection School brings cultures together - 02/14/2020 - "Resurrection was formed in 2007 from a consolidation of schools that included St. John the Baptist. The school serves families from diverse ethnic heritages, and each was reflected in the ...moremenu of its eighth annual Taste of KCK." hide
  • Resurrection named School of Excellence again - 10/06/2017 - "We talk a lot about saints and how we can be the best version of ourselves," said Lynda Higgins, principal of Resurrection Catholic School at the Cathedral here. "Our theme ...morethis year is actually `Saints in Training.` hide

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded2007
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost NotesWe offer a variety of summer program options. Please contact us for more information.
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students282 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
85%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Resurrection Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(School uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition is based on in-parish and out-of-parish rates. Scholarships are available to those who qualify.
% on Financial Aid
97%
Admissions DirectorFelicia Holcomb

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Extended Learning Summer Programs, Makerspace, STREAM Clubs (After-School), Summer Book Clubs

Arts and Music Programs:
Electives

Recreational Athletic Programs:
CYO Athletics

School Notes

Resurrection Catholic School at the Cathedral is an accredited preschool through 8th-grade school located in Kansas City, Kansas. Resurrection exists to live Christ`s love and to develop our talents to serve Him always.

Resurrection is a community that treats everyone with respect, where children achieve academic excellence, where families actively practice their Catholic faith and where the school and parish communities support each other. We live by our core values:
  • Living Shared Faith
  • Embracing Diverse Tradition
  • Inspiring Individual Achievement
  • Celebrating Genuine Service
  • Answering the Call to Lead 
While Resurrection is steeped in Catholic tradition and values, students of all faiths are welcome at our school. We take pride in the diversity of our student body, which presents students with the opportunity to relate to and appreciate people of various cultures and ethnic groups.

Resurrection Catholic School is accredited through Cognia (formerly AdvancEd). Cognia offers accreditation and certification, assessment, professional learning, and improvement services to institutions and other education providers. As a global nonprofit working in over 80 countries, Cognia serves 36,000 institutions, nearly 25 million students, and five million educators every day. 

Resurrection Catholic School does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, national origin, age (in accordance with the law) or disabling condition. Persons with disabilities will be accommodated within reasonable provisions of the school.

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kansas City
    Grades: PK-8 | 265 students
    3.8 miles
    3027 N 54th St
    Kansas City, KS 66104
    (913) 287-8883
    3.8 PK-8
    265
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    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: PK-8 | 33 students
    1.6 miles
    3310 Garfield Ave
    Kansas City, KS 66104
    (913) 342-4435
    1.6 PK-8
    33
  • Kansas City
    Our Lady Of Unity School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 156 students
    4.1 miles
    2646 S 34th St
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913) 262-7022
    4.1 PK-8
    156
  • Leavenworth
    Wallula Christian Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: NS | 48 students
    15.2 miles
    23785 139th Street
    Leavenworth, KS 66048
    (913) 727-3518
    15.2 NS
    48
  • Kansas City
    Grades: NS-12 | 125 students
    6.7 miles
    5901 NW Waukomis Drive
    Kansas City, MO 64151
    (816) 741-6940
    6.7 NS-12
    125

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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We love this school! We sent our 3 children through Resurrection and we would do it again. The teachers really cared about our children and they got a good education and grew in their relationship with Christ.
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We love this school! The staff and principle work so hard to help our kids learn and grow. They focus on innovative ways to teach STEM and math. We even got a 3D printer this year! My favorite part is the diversity of the students and the resounding message that we are ALL children of God who are special, unique, and in control of our actions.
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