Lee's Summit R-7 School District


The R-7 School District is committed to communicating with its citizens and providing accurate, timely and useful information to all interested individuals. With that in mind, the following publications are made available as PDF files and may be printed by any individual or organization.

Our Schools

Electronic Newsletters

Our district’s community newspaper, Our Schools, is bulk mailed to all households five times each year.
Current Our Schools Newspaper
View Our Schools Archives

Telephone the Kansas City Star at (816) 234-4376 or e-mail: dmelton@kcstar.com to place ads in the Our Schools publications.
R-7 News Update, the district’s electronic newsletter, is e-mailed approximately twice each month to all interested subscribers.
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District Calendar

Summary of R-7 School District Accomplishments

School information and the district calendar can be found at the link below. This includes information on school start/end times, early release times and counts of student days in class.
Summaries of information on R-7 student and staff accomplishments is available at the links below.
Page summary of accomplishments
R-7 Reasons To Be Proud

Board Meetings

R-7 Destination 2021 – Strategic Plan

Board of Education meetings are typically held at 7 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month at the Tony L. Stansberry Leadership Center, 301 NE Tudor Road. The Board of Education meeting calendar can be viewed on this district web page.
For more information about the meetings, call 986-1000.
Board Reports

The Comprehensive School Improvement Plan, known as Destination 2021, covers 2016 through 2021. This strategic plan was developed thanks to a collaborative effort between R-7 community and staff members. It includes five focus areas as well as specific strategies designed to meet these objectives.
Destination 2021 – Strategic Plan

For more information about any of these publications, please contact the R-7 Community Relations Department, (816) 986-1014 or send an e-mail to Janie Rohlfing, Community Relations secretary.


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