Lee's Summit High School Groundbreaking (2020 No Tax Rate Increase Bond Issue)
The Lee's Summit High School groundbreaking ceremony was an opportunity to honor tradition and celebrate the future.
Board President Ryan Murdock, Board Vice President Megan Marshall, City of Lee's Summit Mayor Bill Baird, Principal Kari Harrison and Superintendent Dr. David Buck spoke, thanking voters for their support and highlighting how the project will empower students and staff. Dr. Buck spotlighted Assistant Superintendent of Operational Services Emily Miller for the pivotal role she played in the bond issue.
Thank you to LSHS Air Force JROTC MO-951 for their Presentation of the Colors, Grace Doyle for singing the National Anthem, Morgan Holohan for leading the Pledge of Allegiance and J.E. Dunn Construction for helping us organize the program
Set to finish in 2023, this project in the no tax rate increase bond issue has 60,000 square feet of new construction and includes renovating instructional and public spaces, demolishing nearly 70-year-old classrooms, creating a new façade, adding a new, centralized media center, installing energy-efficient mechanical and electrical systems, building new industrial technology labs, providing an outdoor innovation plaza and creating a new central corridor. A new baseball/softball complex will be located near our fourth middle school at 400 SE Blue Pkwy. #R7Proud
Learn more about the project - LSR7.org/no-tax-rate-increase-bond-LSHS