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Here are the rules you need to follow on this site. Be sure to read them before you join.

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5 5 Rules for Sibling Accounts
by Principal Vale
Feb 22, 2013 17:52:06 GMT -5
No New Posts Audition Board

You will find the characters applications you need to fill in here. You have to wait until your application is accepted before you start posting.

7 7 Siblings Profiles
by Principal Vale
Feb 22, 2013 17:51:54 GMT -5
No New Posts Announcements

Announcements about events to come and other things of the sort will be made here

4 92 Absences
by Principal Vale
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No New Posts Events

Come here to check out the list of events to come, their description, and suggest some more.

3 17 Christmas Presents
by Drake Connelly
Oct 31, 2009 19:18:17 GMT -5
No New Posts Advertisement

Know another cool spot on the web that you want to let everyone know about? Well come here and tell us about it!

34 35 X-Men: World of Mutants
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Oct 4, 2012 23:22:30 GMT -5
No New Posts Detention

Locked old threads

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Characters

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No New Posts Accepted Characters

If you've been accepted, your character's application will be moved here

325 369 Alana Tanaka
by Alana Tanaka
Jan 26, 2014 12:33:02 GMT -5
No New Posts Sign Ups

Celebrity Claim, Parents Celebrity Claim, Dorm, Internet, Cell Numbers, Birth Dates, Journals and Diaries, and Postal Services Sign Ups

10 10 Siblings Celebrity Claim
by Principal Vale
Feb 22, 2013 23:22:17 GMT -5
No New Posts Cellular

Post your voice mail, conversations and texting here

124 772 Vincent Freeman
by Brooke McAllister
May 22, 2014 19:45:33 GMT -5
No New Posts Profiles

Are there any random informations about your character that you left out in the application? Come here to tell the other members about them.

124 124 Amanda Cline
by Amanda Cline
Dec 24, 2013 17:04:52 GMT -5
No New Posts Plotting

Plotting and Shipping for your characters - You have to make a plotting thread for your character, as stated in the rules.

175 438 emergency -- julia reed
by Haylee Jones
Dec 31, 2013 9:35:18 GMT -5
No New Posts Thread Trackers

Wanna keep track of where your character has posted before after it gets moved to Detention? Link to old and current threads here.

112 112 Jade Tanaka
by Jade Tanaka
Dec 23, 2013 23:34:14 GMT -5
No New Posts Journals and Diaries

44 75 November 8th, 2012
by Jade Tanaka
Mar 9, 2014 18:56:22 GMT -5
No New Posts Postal Services

63 63 December 3, 2011
by Kaylie Greve
Feb 25, 2013 16:17:02 GMT -5
No New Posts IM

625 34,439 madeof_jade to zoeyxxmadeline
by Jade Tanaka
Jul 18, 2014 8:11:41 GMT -5
No New Posts Skype

4 148 Call From Valerie Aldridge to Brooke McAllister (Nov '16)
by Valerie Aldridge
Jul 14, 2018 13:47:47 GMT -5
No New Posts School's Gossip Column

Come here to read the monthly issues of Gordon Parks' Academy's gossip column.

20 25 September '12 Gossip
by Principal Vale
Feb 11, 2014 15:31:32 GMT -5

Blogging

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No New Posts Facebook

Request your Facebook board in internet claims and keep your friends updated with the events in your life!

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by Holly Hale
Nov 10, 2014 17:44:43 GMT -5
No New Posts LiveJournal

Want to have a place for blogging? This is the place to come to! Simply request a blog for your character in the internet claims

15 40 Passing Time
by Jade Tanaka
Jun 21, 2014 21:59:18 GMT -5

OOC

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No New Posts Introduction

Come and introduce yourself to other members

20 91 Greetings!
by Valerie Aldridge
Sept 23, 2012 8:33:35 GMT -5
No New Posts Medias

Talk about book, movies, tv shows and other stuff like that here

1 7 PLEASE READ - Sarah Connor Chronicles
by Tiffy Blevins
Jan 3, 2009 19:14:40 GMT -5
No New Posts Ramblings

Come here to talk about anything and everything

7 54 Videos
by Nathan Travers
Jun 1, 2010 17:21:09 GMT -5

Gordon Parks' Academy for the Arts

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No New Posts Upper Middle

All the academic classrooms can be here - Math, Science, Literature, Languages and History - along with the cafeteria

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No New Posts Lower Middle

Administrative offices are found here, along with the school gym

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No New Posts Upper Left Wing

Music and Vocal Rooms

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No New Posts Lower Left Wing

Dance Rooms

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No New Posts Upper Right Wing

Photography and Film Rooms

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No New Posts Lower Right Wing

Arts, Creative Writing and Fashion Design Rooms

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No New Posts Theater

This is where classes take place for theater students

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No New Posts Pool And Ice Skating Rink

The inside pool and ice skating rink where gym classes are sometimes held

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No New Posts Library

You've probably never been in a library this big. Whatever book you are looking for - novels, biographies, documentaries, art books, etc - you will most likely find it here

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No New Posts School Grounds

The large school grounds on which the Academy is situated

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Dorm Rooms

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No New Posts Amelia Mary Earhart Building

Named after the notorious aviation pioneer, this is the building where you can find the girl's dorm rooms. Boys are not allowed in here - though that doesn't mean they don't find a way in.

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No New Posts Dwight David Eisenhower Building

Named after the former President, the boys dorm rooms are situated here. No girls allowed - as though that stops them.

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Parks

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No New Posts Loose Park

With it's beautiful rose garden, state-of-the art playground, walking trail, and the famous Loose Park Pond, this park is the perfect place to take the family or enjoy a picnic. You can feed the birds, take your dog and make a day of it.

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No New Posts Sar-Ko-Par

With everything from five playgrounds, six open play areas, beautiful lake and even a skate park, Sar-ko-Par is a great place to let the kids run free. It's also great for families with plenty of shelter areas, basketball and even sand volleyball courts. Sar-Ko-Par has a little bit of something for everyone!

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No New Posts Macken Park

Recently renovated by NKC's Parks and Rec department, Macken Park has a brand new playground and a great tennis facility for all to use. Check out the great walking trail which is great for mom's with strollers, walkers and runners and it also has great places to picnic. The huge trees provide great shade for those hot KC summers.

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Food

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No New Posts Crayola Cafe

Sporting bright, colorful decor, and placemats that serve as blank canvasses, Crayola Cafe is the perfect place to re-visit your childhood and explore your inner artist. This is a big favorite for most art students.

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No New Posts Oak Room

The elegantly stylish decor of the Oak Room along with the warmth of the fireplace and comfortable seating makes our bar feel refined yet inviting. Slightly pricey for highschool students, but definitely a place to visit at least once.

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No New Posts Cafe Provence

Progressive French Provençal cuisine served in the warm, inviting atmosphere of a neighborhood bistro

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No New Posts Milano

Milano offers a wide variety of authentic Italian cuisine including homemade pasta, pizza, fish, chicken, and steak selections. Milano also has daily lunch and dinner specials that are sure to delight your taste buds.

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No New Posts Nara

Love sushi? Nara is a modern concept Neo-Japanese restaurant combining the historical robata-yaki method with contemporary flavors which make for an extraordinary far eastern fare!

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No New Posts Skies

Kansas City's only revolving restaurant, Skies, is located atop the Hyatt Regency -- offering guests cocktails and dinner with a panoramic view of the city. With 72 windows lining the exterior of Skies, guests are surrounded with the sights of Kansas City.

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Entertainment and Attractions

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No New Posts American Heartland Theater

Now in our 20th season, American Heartland Theatre is recognized as one of Kansas City's theatrical cornerstones. This is where the Theater students perform at the end of the year.

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No New Posts Beaumont Club

Large dance floor, country-dance lessons, mechanical bull, 6 pool tables, dartboards, concerts with national recording artists, come here for a night out with friends.

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No New Posts City Extreme Screen Theater

Five stories tall and more than 75 feet wide, this giant silver screen shows 2D and 3D film, using state-of-the-art technology to let you not just watch a movie, but experience it. This is the only 3D theater in a 200-mile radius and can also show 35-mm films. The Film students' movies are showed here at the end of the year.

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No New Posts Bar 12

Feel like showing off your vocal chords or just having fun with friends? This bar offers Karaoke on weekend nights - come and sing with us!

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No New Posts The Hurricane

If there is a place where parallel worlds meet it would be the Hurricane. Persona from all walks of life meet in this wild environment. Drinks are resonably priced and cover for live music is very reasonable. And the best part about it: the bouncer hardly ever asks for ID cards.

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No New Posts PowerPlay Entertainment Center

PowerPlay Family Entertainment Center is an 80,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art fun center with something for everyone. Enjoy the very best attractions at the premiere place for family fun in Kansas City with go-karts, laser tag, cosmic golf, bumper cars, tilt-a-whirl, swing and rascal rocket rides and a kids zone area.

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No New Posts Kansas City Zoo

Kansas City Zoological Park (Kansas City Zoo) is the 10th largest zoo in the United States. If you love animals, this is the perfect place to come to on a day off school.

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No New Posts Oceans of Fun

Oceans of Fun, the largest tropically themed water park in the Midwest, offers 60 acres of splashing excitement and fun for every member of the family.

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No New Posts Worlds of Fun Theme Park

Worlds of Fun, one of the regions largest family fun park destinations has over 235 acres of rides and attractions. With over 100 rides and attractions, including six world-class roller coasters, live entertainment, and kids adventures, it’s no wonder Worlds of Fun is one of Kansas City’s favorite attractions.

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Everywhere else

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No New Posts Rainy Day Books

Located just west of the Country Club Plaza, Rainy Day Books is recognized locally and nationally as Kansas City's premier independent and best-loved bookseller. Creative Writing students' short stories and novels are sold here at the end of the year.

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No New Posts Curious Sofa

Established in 2000, this locally-owned retail boutique boasts a "less than serious" approach to shopping, decorating and gift buying. You'll discover 3,700 square feet of feather-filled slipcovered sofas, sparkling chandeliers, uncommon home accessories, candles, stationery, beds, pillows, linens, soft quilts, L'Occitane French soaps, body lotions and hand creams, pottery, English teas, kitchen products, Italian pottery and Romanian linens.

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No New Posts Crown Center

If you're looking for a place to aimlessly wander through or go window shopping, this it the place. With a great selection of stores and a few nice restaurants to stop along for a bite, including Milano and Crayola Cafe.

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No New Posts Barnes & Noble Book Store

Barnes & Noble Booksellers, the nation's largest retail bookseller, features a two-story store in Zona Rosa with an authoritative selection of book titles. The Barnes & Noble Café serving Starbucks coffee and featuring cheesecakes from The Cheesecake Factory is located inside the bookstore -- making the browsing, shopping and reading experience inviting and pleasurable.

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No New Posts A Sweet Expression

Visiting Kansas City would not be complete without a visit to A Sweet Expression, located in the Historic Downtown River Market. Creator of the finest candy and cookie bouquets in town, this small sweet shop was named Kansas City's Best Old Fashioned Ice Cream Shoppe in 2002.

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No New Posts Around the City

There's a lot more to see around Kansas City - this is where you can do it.

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No New Posts Greyhound Bus Station

For the students who have graduated from the Academy and want to visit back picking the cheap way.

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No New Posts Kansas City International Airport

Fly in and out of the city - it's the quickest way to travel!

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Housing

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No New Posts Apartments

Apartments can be found here.

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No New Posts Houses

Houses can be found here.

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United States

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No New Posts Pacific

Washington, Oregon, Nevada, California, West Montana and Arizona

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No New Posts Mountain

Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas

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No New Posts Central

North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Michigan, Nebraska, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri, Kansas, Arksansas, Oklahoma, Mississipi, Alabama, Louisiana, Texas and Florida

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No New Posts Eastern

Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland

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No New Posts Other

Hawaii and Alaska

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Around The World

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No New Posts North America

Canada and Mexico

1 1 Rules about this board
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Jun 25, 2008 0:04:49 GMT -5
No New Posts Carribean

All the Antille islands in the Carribean sea, from Cuba to Aruba

1 1 Rules About This Board
by Principal Vale
Mar 16, 2011 16:23:04 GMT -5
No New Posts South America

Brasil, Argentina and other South American countries

1 1 Rules About This Board
by Principal Vale
Oct 30, 2009 9:59:37 GMT -5
No New Posts Europe

England, France, Italy, Greece and all that jazz

2 39 Reunion ((May 2016))
by Olivier Perreault
Jul 15, 2018 18:24:44 GMT -5
No New Posts Asia

All countries of the orient

1 1 Rules About This Board
by Principal Vale
Oct 30, 2009 9:58:39 GMT -5
No New Posts Africa

African countries can be found here

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Oct 30, 2009 9:58:57 GMT -5
No New Posts Oceania

Australia, New Zealand and the surrounding islands

1 1 Rules About This Board
by Principal Vale
Oct 30, 2009 9:59:17 GMT -5

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