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201. Platte Heritage: Beginnings Traced to the 1850s--The Pleasant Ridge School Platte Heritage: Beginnings Traced to the 1850s--The Pleasant Ridge School //1980, ca. Photo and article about the town of "Pleasant Ridge, a small community three miles northeast of Weston. ..one of Platte County's first settlements and. ..the location of one of the first schools established...

202. Posh Private Preschools Posh Private Preschools August//1997 Review of Kansas City's private preschools and related issues such as exclusivity, high tuition, quality of education, and pressures on young children.

203. Private Lessons Private Lessons August//1990 Review of private schools in Kansas City with high school vignettes of prominent Kansas Citians.

204. Private School: It's Not Just for the Wealthy Anymore Private School: It's Not Just for the Wealthy Anymore October 1981 Comprehensive review of private schools (mainly high schools) in the area other than colleges and universities.

205. Private Schools: Changing with the Changing Times? Private Schools: Changing with the Changing Times? November//1972 Histories of private schools in Kansas City, including Pembroke Hill, Barstow, and Sunset Hill, with photos.

206. Private Schools: Changing with the Changing Times? Private Schools: Changing with the Changing Times? November//1972 Histories of private schools in Kansas City, including Pembroke Hill, Barstow, and Sunset Hill, with photos.

207. Programs and Solutions: The Billionaire and the School System Programs and Solutions: The Billionaire and the School System August//1989 Photos and article about the free college tuition programs (Project Star and Project Choice) of local billionaire Ewing Kauffman (owner of Marion Laboratories and the Kansas City Royals) for students at...

208. Public School Building Program Public School Building Program June 30, 1925 Increased Facilities Assured by Passage of Five Million Dollar Bond Issue The article gives various statistics, such as total enrollment for all shools in Kansas City in 1913-14 was 43,282 and enrollment...

209. Public School Leaders Public School Leaders July/22/1905 Photo and description of James Greenwood (1837-1914), "Superintendent of Schools in Kansas City, Missouri," for "more than a third of a century. ..the most prominent educational figure in the Missouri...

210. Q & A with Leon Brady and Carroll Lewis Q & A with Leon Brady and Carroll Lewis October/November 2002 Article featuring interviews with Leon Brady and Carroll Lewis, music teachers who pioneered jazz education in the Kansas City area at Sumner, Raytown and Raytown South High Schools, respectively.

211. Railroad School Railroad School July/10/1937 Article describing the new railroad school offered by the Kansas City Southern Railway company to train new workers.

212. Raising Whiz Kids: 10 Top Private Schools Raising Whiz Kids: 10 Top Private Schools August 1, 2006 Overview of area private schools "that have achieved impressive state and national honors:" Barstow School; Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy; Notre Dame de Sion; Oakhill Day School; Pembroke Hill School; Rockhurst...

213. Ray Where? Ray Where? 2002 Photographs and article describing the city of Raytown, Missouri. Article discusses schools, crime, traffic, and business in the city.

214. Recreation for Public School Teachers Recreation for Public School Teachers December//1939 Article about recreational activities for public school teachers at the Kansas City Public Schools and the Kansas City Teachers College, written by Les Warren, "Director of Recreation and Community Use...

215. Report from the Archives, 1966 Report from the Archives, 1966 Spring//1967 Excerpts from the journals of David I. Caldwell, the "County Superintendant of Jackson County," from roughly 1858 to 1868, including information about the weather, schools, and the Civil War.

216. Reunion at Southwest High Reunion at Southwest High July//1988 Profiles and reminiscences of Southwest High alumni of the class of 1946.

217. Richer, Fuller Lives Richer, Fuller Lives October//1956 Experiences of young students attending a school for the physically handicapped.

218. Round Hill, Estate of Henry Flower Round Hill, Estate of Henry Flower Winter 2001 Article discusses the history of Round Hill, the estate of Henry C. Flower, which became Notre Dame de Sion School. The school has recently announced plans t demolish the original Flower house.

219. School Days in the Kirkwood Seminary: From the Diary of Clara Mitchell School Days in the Kirkwood Seminary: From the Diary of Clara Mitchell October//1953 Excerpts from the diary of a pupil of the Kirkwood Seminary in Glendale, Missouri, in 1882.

220. School is Now in Session School is Now in Session March//2003 Article describing the main problems facing Kansas City area school districts, and how interaction with the local business community affects education.