Seth Keep, a student at Lee’s Summit West High School, has been selected for the 2018 High School Honors Performance Series at Sydney Opera House. He will perform in July with the Honors Orchestra. Participation in the Honors Ensembles is limited to the highest-rated high school performers from across the world.
Baylie Andersen, a student at Lee’s Summit West High School, was recently named the High School Student-Athlete of Character by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). Baylie is being honored at the NAIA fifth annual Champions of Character Foundation Luncheon, scheduled for May 15 in Kansas City.
A unique half-unit credit hour course is available to rising eighth-graders who have an interest in learning about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) careers. Offered by Summit Technology Academy at the Missouri Innovation Campus building, the course will be held from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. May 31 through June 18. It is free for Lee’s Summit R-7 School District students. Space is limited however.
Through Powerschool Registration, formerly known as InfoSnap, online software, process is streamlined for families and school employees
Lee’s Summit R-7 families may begin online registration for the 2018-19 school year on July 13. The school district transitioned to online registration in summer 2016. The online procedures replaced paper enrollment in 2016 and are designed to make it easier for families to register and prepare for the school year.
A number of Lee’s Summit High School students captured awards at the District Technology Contest, held April 26 at Metropolitan Community College’s Business and Technology Campus in Kansas City. The competition included schools from throughout the Kansas City metropolitan area.