Overview | Commissioner's Award | Social-emotional Growth | Kindergarten Readiness | Individual Plans of Study (IPS) | Academically Prepared for Postsecondary Success | High School Graduation | Postsecondary Effectiveness Rate | Civic Engagement
The Kansans Can Star Recognition Program recognizes districts for what Kansans told us they value.
These values include social-emotional growth, kindergarten readiness, Individual Plans of Study (IPS), high school graduation preparedness, high school graduation, civic engagement and postsecondary success.
The Star Recognition Program recognizes a district’s achievement in these areas.
For the 2019-2020 school year, districts will be recognized in the following quantitative areas only:
Beginning in February 2020, districts will have the opportunity to apply for recognition in the following qualitative categories:
Rubrics will be established for each of these qualitative measures to help guide districts in the application process. More information will be released in early 2020.
Click on the links below for more information about each recognition area.
The Kansas State Department of Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. (more information...)
To accommodate people with disabilities, on request, auxiliary aides and services will be provided and reasonable modifications to policies and programs will be made. To request accommodations or for more information please contact the Office of General Counsel at email@example.com or by 785-296-3204.