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K-8
Public
Wichita, KS
Students enrolled: 358

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2201 East 25th St
Wichita, KS 67219

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(316) 973-7500
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August 06, 2014
GPA is the best school so far the principles are the best all the kids are like family and the teachers are understanding and encouraging I would recommend GPA to anybody Tht has kids starting school.

- submitted by a parent
April 28, 2014
As a parent of a 6th grader at GPA, my beliefs is that the 6th grade staff goes above and beyond to keep education, dedication , moral and ethical stability for each student and i am thankful Mrs.It

- submitted by a parent
July 22, 2013
This is a really great school and the staff is just as awesome. Class size is small so each child can get the attention they need. I wish they would do more parent involved activity within the individual classrooms. But that is a minor drawback being IB I understand the focus is on academics, and teaching our children to be the best they can be. My child enjoyed her first year at GPA. I look forward to what they have coming up in 2013-2014.

- submitted by a parent
June 20, 2011
My oldest son started back in 08 when the school first opened. Since then my other son has joined him. I have gotten a chance to interact with Kindergaren, 1st and 2nd grade teachers and have been both pleased and impressed. The Teachers are wonderful and strive to make sure you are aware of your childrens progress. We have moved to Washington and I am said that my youngest son won't be able to experience the education that my 2 oldest have received. A wonderful school, your kids will love it.

- submitted by a parent
no rating October 28, 2010
My children are getting a good education and all 3 are at 1 school.

- submitted by a parent
no rating October 20, 2010
My daughter is in Kindergarten and she is already learning about being respectful, principled and caring.

- submitted by a parent
no rating October 13, 2010
It a wonderful school with a great staff.

- submitted by a community member
October 13, 2010
I love Gordon Parks Academy because it is becoming a school of readers!

- submitted by a teacher
no rating October 13, 2010
Love the excitement & committment level of the teachers . . . that is hard to find among teachers now days!

- submitted by a parent
October 13, 2010
We are reflective, open-minded, caring, knowledgeable, risk-takers & thinkers! We are IB!!!!

- submitted by a teacher
October 13, 2010
Smaller size classrooms allow for more one-on-one with the students and teachers. Students have a better opportunity to participate in extra-cirricular activities than they might at a larger school. Staff and administrators can get to know the students better as it is a K-8 school as opposed to elementary/middle schools.

- submitted by a parent
October 01, 2010
My daughter started at GPA two years ago in Kindergarten. She loves the school and teachers. I couldn't agree more. She has learned so much throughout the IB units and the IB learner profile traits. We love GPA!

- submitted by a parent
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Gordon Parks Academy
2201 East 25th St, Wichita, KS  67219
(316) 973-7500
Last modified Gordon Parks Academy is a Public school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 1 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Gordon Parks Academy Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 12 reviews. Top