LINC in the Center School District

A family at Center Elementary celebrates Lights On Afterschool.

A family at Center Elementary celebrates Lights On Afterschool.

LINC has been a partner of the Center School District since 2007. LINC’s efforts include providing the Caring Communities Before & After School program at Boone and Center elementary schools and developing a new health clinic serving south Kansas City.

Dr. Robert Bartman is the district superintendent.

District Profile

District News

LINC to distribute 25,000 free books

LINC will distribute 25,000 books to elementary students in the Center, Fort Osage, Grandview, Hickman Mills, Independence, Kansas City, and select North Kansas City school districts at the end of this school year.

LINC summer camps connects kids to fun learning opportunities

Students can enjoy learning and growing this summer with fun activities that fit their family's schedule with LINC Before & After program in the summer and all day Summer camps. 

LINC Commission Meeting -- March 17, 2014

The March 2014 LINC Commission meeting will be held on Monday, March 17, 4-6 p.m., at the Kauffman Foundation, 4801 Rockhill Rd., Kansas City, MO 64110.

LINC wraps up six-week basketball league

LINC wrapped up a six-week Saturday elementary basketball program with a March 1 tournament.

Over 250 parents attended the tournament held at King Elementary.

LINC in Photos 2013

We again are happy to share this year’s version of LINC in Photos – a montage of images which visually share our impact and presence in the community. This has been an exceptional year. We remain excited and committed to the work and the opportunities we have to serve the community. We wish you all the best for the holidays and the year ahead. Happy holidays!

Center Elementary celebrates Lights On Afterschool with Mayor James - Video

Center Elementary had a special guest for their Lights On Afterschool celebration. Kansas City, Missouri Mayor Sly James stopped by to read the book "Enemy Pie" to students.

Crime Prevention Month Continues with Lights On Afterschool

Lights On Afterschool programs participate in Crime Prevention Month. 

31 schools celebrate Lights On Afterschool this Year

31 schools in the seven LINC school districts participated in Lights On Afterschool this year.

Community and schools participate in Lights On Afterschool

Kansas City, Missouri area schools and community organizations celebrate after school programming with Lights On Afterschool. 

Area schools celebrate with Lights On Afterschool

Area schools celebrate Lights On Afterschool with an evening of programs for students and parents the second week of October.