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WELCOME TO journey school of choice

Journey School of Choice (JSOC) is an alternative approach for students to gain credits aligned to their academic goals, to participate in the Technical Education Center, to participate in employment opportunities for elective credits, as well as recover credits at a quicker pace.

dr. rena duewel, principal

Dr. Rena Duewel started her work in education in 1992, and began in Turner USD 202 in 2001. She serves as the building principal at Journey School of Choice and the District Coordinator of Professional Learning. Rena is a Turner High School graduate and is very proud of that. She began her college experience at Kansas City Kansas Community College, married the love of her life and transferred to Longview Community College to complete the requirements for an Associate of Arts degree. She graduated from MidAmerica Nazarene College (now University) with a Bachelor of Arts, University of Kansas with a Master of Science, Fort Hays State University with a building leadership Pre-K – 12 endorsement, Pittsburg State University with a Specialist degree in district leadership, and the University of Arkansas with a Doctorate in Educational Leadership. She has been a teacher in grades 6-12, an instructional coach, school club sponsor, and administrator at the middle and high school levels. 




Journey School of Choice
2540 Junction Rd.
Kansas City, KS 66106

Reception Office:
(913)288 - 3690

Main Fax:
(913)288 - 3301

School Hours 
8:00am - 4:30pm
Monday - Thursday

Office Hours
7:00am - 5:00pm
Monday - Thursday