Gladstone, Missouri encompasses 29 distinct neighborhoods within its city boundaries, including approximately 22 home associations. Within those communities, Gladstone offers a diverse mix of housing, from “postwar” to new and upscale.
Gladstone is served by North Kansas City Schools (Clay County), which has earned the state’s prestigious “Distinction in Performance” award for high achievement several times. North Kansas City Schools was the first school system in Missouri to meet the rigorous standards of the North Central Association’s Commission on Accreditation. As well, the U.S. Secretary of Education singled out North Kansas City Schools as a national model for professional development.