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Lee’s Summit R-7 launches Innovation Track to increase value of high-school diploma and decrease cost of college

New 2017-18 program allows students to earn up to 30 hours of college credit at limited or no cost to families

Thanks to a new program beginning next fall, Lee’s Summit R-7 students will have the opportunity to begin earning up to 30 hours of college credit during high school. Known as the Innovation Track, the partnership between Lee’s Summit R-7, Metropolitan Community College-Longview (MCC) and the University of Central Missouri (UCM) provides high-school juniors and seniors with college credits at limited or no cost to the students’ families.

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Dr. Dennis L. Carpenter releases ‘Looking, Listening and Learning’ Superintendent’s 100-Day Report

Report includes LS R-7 strengths and input process as well as immediate, short-term and long-term commitments

Dr. Dennis L. Carpenter, Lee’s Summit R-7 School District superintendent, presented his 100-Day Report to the Board of Education at a Nov. 16 meeting. The report includes information about the district’s strengths and the superintendent’s input process as well as immediate, short-term and long-term commitments.

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Lee’s Summit R-7 School District earns state’s top ranking through MSIP 5 accountability system

District-wide scores jump by 5.7 percentage points when compared to three years ago

The Lee’s Summit R-7 School District has earned the state’s top rating for academic achievement following the Nov. 15 release of Missouri assessment scores. The district scored 98.2 percent on the state’s rigorous Annual Performance Report (APR) for the 2016-17 school year, an increase of 5.7 percentage points over the past three years.

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Anti-Discrimination

In accordance with the provisions of the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990, Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (as amended), Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, P.L. 93-112, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the regulations thereunder, it is the policy of the Lee’s Summit R-7 School District that no person shall, because of age, sex, race, disability, or national origin be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity of the District, including the employment of staff personnel. Written district policies concerning the rights and responsibilities of employees and students are available for inspection at the Stansberry Leadership Center (R-7 Administrative Offices), located at 301 NE Tudor. Inquiries by persons about their protection against discrimination under The Americans With Disabilities Act, Title IX, Title VI, or P.L. 93-112 and the Section 504 may be directed in writing or by telephone to: Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources Lee’s Summit R-7 School District 301 NE Tudor Road Lee’s Summit, MO 64086 (816) 986-1000