Excellence in Education

Knob Noster Public Schools promotes high achievement through exceptional academics, highly-qualified staff, personalized learning, strong programs, stable student and teacher population, and quality facilities.

  • In 2016 and 2017, Knob Noster Public School was the top performing school district in the Whiteman Air Force Base region based on the Annual Performance Report, a comprehensive scorecard from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.
  • Rookie Team of the Year Award in 2017 in FIRST Robotics
  • Top Advanced Placement qualifying scores and enrollments across all of Air Force Global Strike Command schools.
  • A+ High School allowing graduates to attend any junior college or trade school in Missouri tuition free.
  • Top ACT composite score in Whiteman Air Force Base region in 2016.
  • Multiple regional, state, and national achievements in extracurricular and co-curricular sports and activities.

Exceptional Learning Environment

Knob Noster Public Schools is proud of the accessibility of our teachers and staff for both students and parents.  It is our goal to create meaningful, collaborative partnerships in the education of our students.  We encourage personalized learning allowing every child to reach his/her fullest potential.

  • Serving 1650 students on four campuses, with one elementary school on Whiteman Air Force Base.
  • Small class sizes which meet or exceed the standards established by the state.
  • Average years of experience of teachers is 14.5 with over 53% of teachers holding advanced degrees.
  • Knob Noster has character education, STEM, athletic, arts, and activities programs providing students the opportunity to participate in a variety of programs that help hone and develop their educational and personal interests.

Community Focused

Knob Noster Public Schools provides a secure school and community that promotes the well-being of each student both emotionally and physically, increasing our students’ development as an individual.

  • Active Parent Teacher Organizations for grades K-4
  • Multiple Booster Clubs for grades 7-12.
  • Families find comfort and security in the strong partnership that exists between home, school, base, and community.
  • Community pride and high expectations for educational quality serve as the driving force in Knob Noster Public Schools fulfilling its mission for student success.