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KCPS sixth-graders check out college life at MCC

Kansas City Public Schools sixth-graders from 19 schools recently turned into college students, at least for a couple of hours. About 900 students were expected on the MCC-Penn Valley and MCC-Business & Technology campuses Feb. 28 and March 1. The groups were split into morning and afternoon sessions both days. Kids2College is a national initiative …

All KCPS sixth-graders to visit MCC for Kids2College event

The students on two Metropolitan Community College campuses are about to get a lot younger, if only for a couple of days. Kansas City Public Schools sixth-graders will visit either MCC-Penn Valley or MCC-Business & Technology on Feb. 28 and March 1 for Kids2College, a national initiative that inspires a “college-going culture” among young students. …

MCC, KCFD and KCPS to partner on emergency medical technician program for high school students

Metropolitan Community College’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Education program will partner with Kansas City Public Schools and the Kansas City Fire Department to provide emergency medical technician training for KCPS high school seniors. Starting in August, MCC will provide education at Kansas City’s Manual Career and Technical Center, 1215 E. Truman Road. College employees will …