"Every child deserves an opportunity to be in an
environment that enables the child to use its strengths to excel."
The Urban Preparatory Academy is an independent private school providing a full range of opportunities for students from K through grade 5. The campus is located in the heart of Northeast Wichita on 4+ acres.

UPA offers a blended learning environment with a full range of technological opportunities combined with performing arts as well as an athletic program that stresses school-wide participation and teaches the values of sportsmanship and fair play.

Curriculum combines the rigor of classroom education integrated with an online experience designed for a contemporary society. Students learn about character, ethics, empathy and self-esteem implicitly by studying and interacting with community businesses. We are equipped with a bank of computers used for research and class projects.
Educating our children through the principal of “Higher Learning Earlier” thus, preparing and empowering our children with the necessary skill sets to function in a rapidly changing contemporary society and economy that is continually leaving our children further behind.