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Come home to Benjamin Banneker! Many of our staff hail from the KC area and are honored to serve our community and our next generation of leaders. Our staff strive to provide the best culture and environment each day for every student. Through a partnership with Scholastic, students receive 10 new books throughout the school year to create their own home library.


Solid white or navy blue short or long-sleeved shirt (must have a collar or turtleneck). Tan (khaki) or navy blue pants, skirt, jumper, or shorts. No denim is allowed.

School Hours:

9:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.



School Activities & Partners:

Boy/Girl Scouts
DJ Dream Foundation
Girls on the Run
Lego League Robotics
National Elem. Honor Society
Student Council
Success Mentors
Zoo Club

students of banneker on playground

7050 Askew Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64132
(816) 418-1850
Twitter: @KCPS_Banneker