KC Tech Academy

  • Do you like to work with your hands? Do you like robotics and manufacturing?  You can earn college credit, high school credit, and professional certification -- ALL FOR FREE!

    Be ready to go into the job market with a $45,000-$50,000 starting salary -or- finish a two-year manufacturing degree in one semester!  Attend 3 hours at LHS and the rest of the day at KC Tech!  Transportation is provided!

    Applicants must complete one application for this program.  KC Tech Academy Application


    1. Complete the KC Tech Academy application
    2. Take ACT or Accuplacer
      • Take the ACT by registering at www.act.org (cost $52). Speak to your counselor if you think you may be eligible for a fee waiver. -- Qualifying Scores: ACT Composite=18, ACT Math=22, ACT English=18
      • Or, take the accuplacer. Free! Testing begins at 8am M-F, at Maple Woods. Call 816-604-1000 for more information -- Qualifying Scores: English and Math scores must meet ENG101 and Math115 or higher.
    3. Submit score report to the counseling office

    DEADLINE: February 21, 2020

    Visit the KC Tech website for more information!