The Kansas City, Kansas Saturday Science and Math Academy is a school year program for 120 middle and high school students. Twenty of the senior high school students are also selected for additional leadership training. Hands-on science and math labs, small group learning, and multidisciplinary projects provide an active and engaged learning environment through a 1 adult to 7 student ratio. A three-tiered mentoring structure provides relational instruction from Academy staff including teachers from the KCK public school system and KCK Community College, medical students and college interns (previous Academy participants), and high school seniors. The program operates on the Kansas City Kansas, Kansas Community College campus.