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Welcome To

Kenwood Leadership Academy

3700 E Ave NE Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 | 319-558-2273


A message from our principal

david brandon

Welcome to the website for the Kenwood Leadership Academy bulldogs! We are so excited to tell you about our school and to connect you with the amazing things happening within our school community. We are a neighborhood magnet school that serves the city of Cedar Rapids and surrounding areas. Our students are in preschool-5th grade and come from all over the city and world. Our rich diversity makes KLA an amazing place. We have been distinguished by receiving national recognition from Magnet Schools of America and Franklin Covey. We are a Leader in Me Lighthouse School and recipient of the Merit Award of Excellence from Magnet Schools of America. These honors are given to schools who exhibit evidence of creating cultures of academic excellence, diversity, innovative curriculum, high quality instructional systems and family and community partnerships.

Take a look around and feel free to contact us at any time with questions at 319-558-2273.

David Brandon

Points of Pride

490 Total students

157 Lottery students

10 Languages spoken in our school

1:1 Personal device for each student