Nominations are being sought for the Kansas City, Kan., Public Schools' 2013 Reasons to Believe Alumni Honor Roll, part of a coordinated plan to spotlight alumni successes to encourage and inspire today’s students.
The 2013 celebration will include a recognition program and reception, and will be free and open to the public. It will take place Thursday, Nov. 21, at the KCKPS Central Office and Training Center, 2010 N. 59th St.
KCKPS established the Reasons to Believe program in 2002 to generate pride and celebrate the progress being made throughout the district. The Alumni Honor Roll annually showcases the high caliber of graduates that the district produces and brings a select group of them together with staff, students, community members, colleagues and key leaders for a night of honors.
• Be graduates of a KCKPS high school.
• Be successful in their chosen business, profession or life work.
• Be a person of integrity and stature that KCKPS would take pride in recognizing.
• Have demonstrated the importance of their education from KCKPS.
Nomination forms can be downloaded from the KCKPS website, www.kckps.org/recognition/alumni or call 913-279-2242 to request one. The deadline for returning nominations is Monday, June 17.
- From Tammy Dodderidge, Kansas City, Kan., Public Schools