Human Resources
The Human Resources Department supports the mission of West Platte School District by providing key services related to recruitment, staffing, retention, succession planning, employee relations, compensation systems, and employee information management.

West Platte School District offers employees an opportunity to work in a district where:

  • Teacher-leadership is valued and supported
  • Professional development is embedded and ongoing
  • Classroom enrollment numbers are small
  • State of the Art technology is provided to assist in exciting and innovative programs for students
  • Scientifically research based reading program in grades K-8.
  • Research based mathematics programs
  • Support for excellence exists among the community, parents, administration, faculty, and support staff

West Platte provides employees with the resources to succeed personally and professionally. The work we do here has an impact on the world, and you can be part of it. We strive to support our people with resources and rewards designed to foster whole-life satisfaction and to provide an environment where professional aspirations and personal goals meaningfully co-exist. We place a premium on innovative thinking and entrepreneurial drive and offer a wide range of experiences and opportunities whatever your field of interest. We believe students are our greatest resource. We believe our employees are the key to making West Platte one of the top schools in the State of Missouri. 

West Platte School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age.  Inquiries related to school employment practices may be directed to the West Platte School District, 1103 Washington, Weston, MO 64098, phone number (816) 640-2236.

Become a Part of Our Team!

Thank you for your interest in West Platte School District! We are dedicated to recruiting and employing staff to build a community of excellence for our students.  Check out the following links below and let us know if you have any further questions about working at West Platte School District!

Work at West Platte is Rewarding!

We strive to reward our staff with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package.  Please check out the following links below and let us know if you have any further questions.

Compensation & Payroll

District Office

1103 Washington Street
Weston, MO  64098
P:  816-640-2236
F:  816-386-2104

District Office Hours

8:00 a.m. -  4:00 p.m.

District Office Staff

John Rinehart, Superintendent
Shannan Eagen, Bookkeeper
Diana Summers, Bookkeeper