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Brooke Eberhart,CCE,Cedar Creek Elementary,Craig Woodin,Ellie Lilly,Haley Whitacre,Joe Hollingsworth,Julie Gerling,Justin Eberhart,Lanie Vas,LSW,Pam Masters,RHE,Richardson Elementary,Shahr Reza,SLMS,Summit Lakes Middle School,veterans day,West,Wilbur Stigler,WLE,Woodland Elementary

CCE students cheer on veterans and their families at a morning parade.

Across the district, LSR7 educators planned special moments to celebrate Veterans Day.

Sitting in a Summit Lakes Middle School classroom on Veterans Day, seventh grader Haley Whitacre’s great-grandfather, Wilbur Stigler, shared an epiphany he recently had. Next month will mark 75 years since he landed in France to fight for the United States in World War II.

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Alyssa Pfeifer,Battle of the Brains,BOTB,Burrns and McDonnell,Cole Marker,Devin Allaman,Eric Walters,Hope MacKenzie,Jordan Vahrenberg,Leann Beabout Adams,Logan Dietz,Payton Stropes,STA,Summit Tech,Zac Cook

Battle of the Brains finalists enjoy some Burns and McDonnell swag.

Summit Technology Academy engineering students are finalists for Burns & Mac’s Battle of the Brains Competition

The Battle of the Brains bus rolled into the Summit Technology Academy parking lot shortly after noon. A group of engineering students were waiting for them, but the red carpet and silly string and competition swag and applause were for seven special students.

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Elementary Nutrition Council chooses new community service project

Helping Nutrition Services Director Lori Danella plan school lunch menus and participating in learning activities surrounding food (this month the group explored radishes) aren’t the only initiatives the Elementary Nutrition Council is tackling this year.

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Superintendent Search: Share feedback in engagement sessions, online survey this week

Superintendent search firm McPherson and Jacobson is hosting community engagement sessions regarding the search for LSR7’s next superintendent this week.

The sessions, which are being held at every high school and the Missouri Innovation Campus, are an opportunity for staff, families and community members to share feedback and perspectives regarding the search for the school district’s next leader. 

There are three remaining community stakeholder meetings scheduled for this week.

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