Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum

Greater Kansas City History Day

Teacher and student registration is now open
(Teachers must register before students)

Regional contest date: Saturday, March 2, 2019

Regional contest deadline: Tuesday February 12, 2019 (midnight)

All websites and papers need to be uploaded and registration for all categories completed by midnight.

Contest location: William Chrisman High School, Independence, Mo.

"Triumph and Tragedy in History"




A Kansas City region student won second place in the nation at National History Day 2018!

Riley Sutherland from Liberty North High School's Silver medal winning performance (YouTube)

In 2017, two local students placed first in the nation - here is a 2017 recap:

  • Classrooom presentations by the regional coordinator can be arranged by appointment. Email: mark.adams@nara.gov

Student Examples from local entries:



For more information e-mail mark.adams@nara.gov