LINC Program

  •  LINC
    LINC provides affordable high quality before and after-school care for elementary school age students in a safe, fun, and caring environment that supports children's social, emotional, and physical development. The program encourages children’s growth through recreational and academic activities including homework help and a healthy snack. ·      
    • LINC before and after-school programs are fully-licensed and directed by LINC staff which are state-approved to  operate the program.
    • All LINC staff at school sites pass health and annual legal background checks and are trained in CPR.
    • The program focused on youth development, academic achievement and parental engagement.
    LINC Hours 
    Monday - Friday
    6:30am-7:25 am and 2:40pm-6:00pm
    No afternoon LINC on half-day early dismissal days, but morning LINC is still available.
    What You Will Need to Enroll:
    • Immunization record
    • Individualized care plan signed by a physician for any medical condition
    • Any required medications accompanied by a completed medication administration form
    • Individualized Education Plan for students diagnosed with behavioral or learning disability
    • Contact information (full address and phone) for: emergency contacts, authorized pick up persons, and child's doctor
    • 5-10 minutes for a parent interview
    Weather Related Closings
    When schools or school districts are closed due to inclement weather, there will be no LINC Before and After School programs.
    Lee Kupka  
    Lee Kupka | Caring Communities
    Local Investment Commission | LINC
    Warford Elementary | 11400 Cleveland Ave | Kansas City, MO 64137
    Phone: 816-316-8160 | Fax: 816-316-8170
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