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NWDC Celebrates Million Dollar Day
Posted on 07/08/2024
On July 3, three Northland organizations came together to boost Platte County School District's Northland Workforce Development Center (NWDC) campaign...
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PCHS Choir Members Make Memories in New York City
Posted on 06/17/2024
In late May, members of PCHS Concert Choir, their families, and staff (a total of 71 in the group) headed to New York City on what would be a trip of ...
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2024 Teacher and Service Person of the Year
Posted on 05/16/2024
With a surprise addition to an all-school assembly and a special interruption of a staff meeting, and Platte County School District announced its Teac...
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Platte County School District Takes Home Honors at Northland Excellence in Education Banquet; Barry Elementary’s Nancy Denig Named Christa McAuliffe Winner
Posted on 05/02/2024
Sixteen PCR-3 staff members were nominated for two categories: Excellence in Classroom Teaching and Excellence in Service to Education. Seven were hon...
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2024-25 New Administrators
Posted on 04/19/2024
Brian Noller will assume a new role as Executive Director of Business Services, Emily Brown will join PCR-3 as the new Director of Special Services an...
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April 2024 Unofficial Election Results
Posted on 04/02/2024
Platte County R-3 School District’s No Tax Rate Increase Prop C Waiver and Levy Transfer question passed receiving 59% of our voters’ support. This re...
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Welcome

Vision, Mission, and Values

The location, schools, and friendly atmosphere make Platte County School District attractive to families wishing to relocate in or around the Kansas City area. While located within easy commuting distance of downtown Kansas City and its amenities, a small town atmosphere prevails. The District's culture and its strategic plan is guided by the tenets of our foundational elements - our Vision, Mission, and Values.

  • Vision: Building Learners of Tomorrow...
  • Mission: To prepare individual learners for success in life, the Platte County School District provides meaningful experiences in a safe and caring environment.
  • Values: Student Focus, Collaboration, High Expectations, Integrity, Visionary Leadership, Innovation, and Results Orientation