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LSR7 Athletic Programs Receive Elite Award

The three high school athletic programs in LSR7 received an elite award from the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association.

Lee’s Summit High School, Lee’s Summit North High School and Lee’s Summit West High School are among just six recipients nationwide of the 2021 Quality Program Award at the Exemplary Level. The schools are also the first honorees in Missouri. Only 37 high schools nationwide have ever received this top award.  

The honor highlights excellence in the implementation and administration of outstanding high school athletic programs. The NIAAA commended LSR7 leaders for their commitment to continuous improvement. 

Tracy Bertoncin is the assistant principal/activities and athletics director at Lee’s Summit High School. Mike McGurk is the assistant principal/activities and athletics director at Lee’s Summit North. Jereme Hubbard is the assistant principal/activities and athletics director at Lee’s Summit West. Rich Bechard is the district activities and athletics director.