Where Kansas City children grow up to be academically excellent, globally responsible and active participants in the world community.
To educate the children of Kansas City to become globally minded, locally active, critical thinkers through immersion in world languages and cultures.
Excellence —We value high expectations, rigorous academics, and hard work. Our relentless pursuit to both challenge and nurture each student results in students who reach their full potential inherently.
Character —Our committed teachers and community of families complement one another to lead by example reinforcing and teaching our students the value of integrity, honesty, and respect for others.
Diversity —We recognize, celebrate, welcome and embrace our differences and work to attract and retain all into our school community. As global citizens, we are committed to exploring and leveraging what makes us unique including a global mindset, intercultural curiosity, and multilingual capabilities.
Accountability —We demand responsibility for results and will openly share our practices, outcomes, and decision making to achieve these results.
It is the policy of Académie Lafayette not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, ethnicity, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation or perceived sex orientation, or gender identity and expression in its programs or employment practices as required by Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975 and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Ms. Carlos McClain, Office Manager, Académie Lafayette, 816.800.8771