Kauffman Leadership Academy is led by Dr. Theresa Kauffman, whose 35 years of classroom and administrative experience combined with the  Ed. D. in Administrative Leadership for Teaching and Learning, provides a unique and strong leadership expertise. You can contact Dr. Kauffman at tkauffman@klacademy.org

Kauffman Leadership Academy

Where excellence is the expectation.

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Kauffman Leadership Academy offers an exciting opportunity for teachers who understand and practice the art of teaching as well as the science of teaching. If you are passionate about helping students achieve to their highest potential and facilitating technology-based learning, your dream job awaits. We believe teachers make the difference in creating a rigorous, safe learning environment using innovative strategies. We are dedicated to supporting those teachers whose focus is on incorporating student interest to enhance learning. Submit your resume and letter of inquiry to Dr. Theresa Kauffman at tkauffman@klacademy.org.


Vision:  Kauffman Leadership Academy, where excellence is the expectation, is the school of choice in Johnson County.

 Mission:  The mission of Kauffman Leadership Academy is to maximize the learning outcomes for each scholar through engaging activities at the highest academic standards, mastering the skills for tomorrow’s workplace, and encouraging scholars’ service to others, in a safe, respectful and trusting environment that instills hope and promotes personal responsibility and growth.

2020-2021 School Program
We are planning on small class sizes, everyone wearing masks, sanitizing all surfaces twice a day, and observing social distancing.

Open at 8 am for early drop-offs and homework help
Classes begin at 9 am
Lunch is from 12 to 1 pm
Elective classes begin at 2 pm
Supervised study hall until 5 pm.

Second through fifth grade – Reading, language arts, math and science

Sixth through eighth grade – English/language arts, math, science, social studies, an elective choice

High school courses offered -  Algebra I, Geometry and Algebra II, 

English I, English II, English III, English IV
 Biology, Chemistry, Physics, 

World Geography, World History, US History, Government/Economics

Electives include:                   

Art, Drawing, Painting


Coding, Chess club

More options to be developed
Each class is offered for 60 minutes Monday through Fridays

Tuition is $300 per month with arrangements made for financial assistance, if necessary. Please talk with Dr. or Mr. Kauffman. We can work something out! If you choose Kauffman Leadership Academy for your best learning environment, then we want to make sure you have the opportunity to join us!