Supporters of the charter Academie Lafayette hope to run a high school at Kansas City’s Southwest high school (pictured) for charter and district students. Currently operating as the Southwest Early College Campus, the Kansas City district school is at 6512 Wornall Road. File photo by ALLISON LONG along@kcstar.com
Supporters of the charter Academie Lafayette hope to run a high school at Kansas City’s Southwest high school (pictured) for charter and district students. Currently operating as the Southwest Early College Campus, the Kansas City district school is at 6512 Wornall Road. File photo by ALLISON LONG along@kcstar.com

Divides over charter schools and race await the next Kansas City superintendent

May 20, 2015 8:55 PM