Open House

Click to RSVP for one (or both!) of our open houses and to see details. We'd love to introduce ourselves and get to know you! Children welcome to either event.

Thursday, Feb. 16th from 7:00 - 9:00 am
Tuesday, Feb. 21st from 4:00 - 6:00 pm


Welcome!

Thank you for your interest in CS#1. This is a truly unique school tucked right in the middle of Kansas City.  If you are looking for a creative approach to elementary education, you've come to the right place.

CS#1 elementary offers an academically challenging, arts-integrated elementary education, serving students in Kansas and Missouri.  Founded in 1972, CS#1 provides an option for families who are looking for a secular, affordable, intimate and high quality experience for their child.  The Mission of CS#1 is to nurture every child’s curiosity, unleash their creativity and empower them to become catalysts for positive change in their community.  CS#1 helps students develop critical thinking skills to become creative problem solvers and future community leaders.

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Students visit the Topeka State Capitol. CS#1 makes the Kansas City community an extension of the classroom, with over 30 field trips per year!

Students visit the Topeka State Capitol. CS#1 makes the Kansas City community an extension of the classroom, with over 30 field trips per year!

Here are some links you may find helpful in getting to know our school.

Inquiry Form: Complete this form to let us know you are interested so we can contact you to tell you more about the school and set up a tour. The best way to see what makes CS#1 so very special is to take a peek into our daily life on a student-led tour of the school.

What We're All About: Check out the "CS#1 Education" section to learn what we're all about. We combine strong academics with the arts in a one-room classroom setting, which makes for one special community.

Testimonials: Hear from current and alumni parents and students to learn what CS#1 means to them.

Frequently Asked Questions: A great resource to answer questions you may have about the school. If you have questions that aren't answered here, please don't hesitate to contact us.

We're glad you're here!