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.

David A. Leone is the district superintendent.

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Back to School: 2014-2015 enrollment dates and information

Kansas City area families are currently enrolling or preparing their student for enrollment for the 2014-2015 school year. View enrollment information by district below, view the district's website for more information. 

Back to School: First days for 2014-2015 school year

School begins for Kansas City area students in five weeks. View start dates for Center, Fort Osage, Grandview, Hickman Mills, Independence, Kansas City Public Schools, and North Kansas City School District. Visit your child's school district website for additional information. 

LINC distributes 27,000 free books

LINC distributed 27,000 books, one for every elementary student in the Center, Fort Osage, Grandview, Hickman Mills, Independence, and Kansas City school districts, along with select North Kansas City schools and two charter schools.

LINC prepares 27,000 books for students

LINC and Turn the Page KC staff along with Americorps Vista volunteers are working hard to prepare and process over 27,000 books for distribution to students around Kansas City.

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.