Lee's Summit R-7 School District

April 7, 1998, Bond Issue

78 % for bond issue (passed – required 4/7ths majority)

7,862 YES votes and 2,154 NO votes

$23 million (no tax increase)
Bond Issue:


  • Summit Lakes Middle School’s first phase ($15,000,000) — opened fall 2000.
  • Air conditioning for R-7 schools ($7,500,000) — includes LSHS, Greenwood Elem., Hazel Grove Elem., Lee’s Summit Elem., Pleasant Lea Elem., Prairie View Elem. (basement only) and Westview Elem.