Topeka Public Schools

Topeka Public Schools

Topeka Public Schools (TPS) is the largest school district in Shawnee County, serving almost 14,000 students. The district employs more than 1,300 teachers and nearly 1,100 support personnel staff. Strengthened by diversity and a welcoming and inclusive environment, our district will cultivate partnerships with staff, families, business and industry, and the greater community to develop students' educational, physical and social-emotional well being.

Our Mission:
- Engage students in the highest quality learning
- Prepare students for responsible, productive citizenship
- Inspire excellence for a lifetime
Topeka Public Schools will be recognized nationally for:
Academic excellence
Post-secondary and career success
Achievement in the arts, athletics and extracurricular activities