Kearney Public Schools

The KPS Vision

Kearney Public Schools will provide a safe, supportive learning community that empowers students
to become problem-solvers, engaged citizens,
and compassionate people
who own their future.

The KPS Mission

Inspire & empower students
to impact the world!

KPS Beliefs

Public education benefits the entire community teaches positive citizenship, and is the shared responsibility of all.

Education addresses the whole child’s development – academic, social-emotional, personal health and well-being and prepares the student for life’s transitions.

Instruction addresses critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity in a global society.

Learning is an interactive process where all students learn to read, write, and think critically to the best of their ability.

High expectations promote higher achievement.

Education should be tailored to every student’s needs.

Every student should take ownership of their education.

Education inspires students and cultural appreciation.

Everyone is entitled to a safe, caring, and respectful learning environment.

Education guides the student’s understanding of ethical behavior and is reflected in their actions