Award Year: 2017
The mission of Fox Hill Elementary is to ensure every student achieves his or her unique potential and thrives in an environment of rapid change.
- Black/African American: 12%
- White: 70%
- Hispanic: 6%
- Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 1%
- Asian: 1%
- Two or more races: 10%
- Economically Disadvantaged: 29%
Students embrace reading at Fox Hill Elementary.
Fox Hill Elementary is located north of the Kansas City metropolitan area, and is a proud member of the nationally accredited North Kansas City School District. Teachers and staff embrace a diverse population of stakeholders who make up the Fox Hill community, creating a climate that is most conducive to student learning. Staff at the school operate as a Professional Learning Team to identify student needs and offer a variety of strategies to meet those needs. Fox Hill's culture fosters a growth mindset and empowers students and staff to achieve their full potential. Students practice the "Fox Hill Way" through student created school expectation matrices, PBIS programs and character development lessons. With an evolving student population, highly qualified staff work diligently to maintain the school's legacy of strong student achievement. The school offers a variety of learning experiences to address the needs of every scholar and continues to nurture those needs in an ever-changing environment. Students participate in a wide range of opportunities through athletics, music, visual art, and more to enable instruction for a wide range of student interests. Fox Hill values the strong link between school and community and offers the best educational experiences possible for all learners.