Thanks to realtor Mary Hutchison for her recent story on Hale Cook Elementary on the local blog Inside Brookside.

As a real estate agent, I am often asked about the public school districts in the metro area. It’s no secret that many KCMO families move to Kansas or another neighboring Missouri school district when their kids reach school age. A recent study by the Kauffman Foundation estimates that less than 10% of the approximately 6,000 elementary school aged children living in zip codes 64112, 64113 and 64114 attend a public school. But that’s what Friends of Hale Cook are trying to change. Read more

You can help the Friends of Hale Cook by sharing our story with your friends and family. Send them a link to our survey: http://halecook.org/2013-feasibility/