Kristie Darby, Principal
Rising Star serves students in Pre-kindergarten through sixth grade in Lenexa, Kansas. More than 500 students attend the elementary school.
Teacher excellence and parent involvement are key to the success of Rising Star students. When students complete sixth grade, Rising Star students attend Trailridge Middle School or Westridge Middle School and Shawnee Mission Northwest or Shawnee Mission West High School.
The school first opened in 1991 and continues to serve students and families at 8600 Candlelight Lane.