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Principal: Dr. Ryan Smith

Dr. Smith started his career in education in 2000 as a school bus driver in the Kansas City Kansas Public Schools. In 2008 he began teaching business courses such as entrepreneurship, marketing, and consumer resource management. In 2014 he served as the Dean of Students at Washington High School until he transitioned to Park Hill in 2017. 

Dr. Smith received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Organizational Leadership Management from Friend's University, a Master's Degree in Business Education from Rockhurst University, and an Educational Specialist Degree in Administration from William Woods University. In April 2020, Dr. Smith earned his doctorate in Educational Leadership from William Woods University. 

He loves spending time with his family and working in community and fraternal organizations.

Assistant Principals


Dr. Smith

Mr. Van Horn
Assistant Principal

Mrs. Amber Kahler
Assistant Principal