Mentorship Spotlight: Julius Ward


In celebration of National Mentorship Month, Kansas City Public Schools is highlighting the tremendous people who volunteer their time every week to be a positive role model in the lives of our students.

Mentor: Julius Ward

Occupation:  Works at Spire Energy 

School: Troost Elementary School

Mentorship programSuccess Mentors at Troost

Why are you serving as a mentor?
“We all have to raise our children. It takes a village. I’m blessed with the opportunity to meet this young man – he inspires me.”

Learn more about how to become a KCPS mentor by visiting