The Air Force Junior ROTC units and cadets across the Lee’s Summit R-7 School District earned a national award from the education system of the U.S. Air and Space Forces.
We celebrated Ms. Melisha Colon as our September 2021 Learning for Life Award recipient.
Two LSR7 students earned first place statewide for creating a book trailer in a competition through the Missouri Association of School Librarians.
Diligence. Collaboration. Responsibility with high stakes. These are some of students’ takeaways on leadership after participating in the FBI’s Youth Leadership Academy. Listen to this episode of LSR7: Summit Up to hear Alexis Clark and Mia Forney from Lee’s Summit North High School and Arianna Nunez from Lee’s Summit West High School discuss this opportunity with Associate Superintendent of Academic Services Christy Barger.
LSR7 students received recognition as Semifinalists in the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program.
An art teacher in LSR7 earned a commission to make art for the new Kansas City International Airport.
An LSR7 high school student earned recognition at the national level of the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) business competition.
The 2020-21 Westside Girls dance team from Lee’s Summit West High School won a national championship at the Dance Team Union National Championship.
The COVID-19 challenges to education nationwide provided momentum in LSR7 to invest in online education and engage elementary students across Missouri.