Harmony Council,Lee's Summit High,Lee's Summit North,Lee's Summit West,LSHS,LSN,LSW,NCTE
This week, 21 students from all three LSR7 high schools performed their own poetry, essays and stories, as well as those written by other African American writers, for a crowd of a hundred at the first ever NCTE African American Read-in in LSR7.
Learning for Life,Lee's Summit West,LSW,Nancy Spatz,robotics,Trailridge Elementary
Hundreds of young engineers, both current students and alumni, have one person in common: Nancy Spatz.
The Lee’s Summit West technology specialist and robotics coach and February Learning for Life winner plans and teaches STEM camps, supports tournaments, runs the LSW robotics program and fosters robotics programs across the district, including Trailridge Elementary’s.
Lee's Summit High,Lee's Summit North,Lee's Summit West,LSHS,LSN,LSW,Newsweek,STEM
All three Lee’s Summit R-7 high schools were recognized in Newsweek’s Top 5,000 STEM High School 2020 rankings this year.
The rankings were generated by Newsweek and STEM.org and included data from nearly four years of school.
Alex Carter,Aurora Torres,Brian Landon,Bryce Farris,Dylan Barbarick,Dylan Parris,Gage Trebilcock,Grace Distefano,Houston Penrod,JROTC,Layne Holbert,Lee's Summit West,LSW,Marie Monaghan,Micah Matthews,Molly Wiltfang,Naomi Morkert,Nate Jenkins,Raider Competitions,Ray Northcutt,ROTC,Sara Starke,Somyrrh Ehlert,Tennison Finnigan,Tessa Polzin,Thomas Lucas,Zarek Gautreaux
The competition isn’t for the weak of heart. At Raider Competitions — athletic events for JROTC programs across the country — competitors display strength, teamwork, and innovation as they face obstacle courses, strength tests, running either a 10k, or a 5k, and the successful completion of a One Rope Bridge.
Members of Lee’s Summit West’s Air Force JROTC dominated the field in the All Service division of the All Service National Raider Championships last week in Molena, Georgia.
Goal for the Gold,Lee's Summit North,Lee's Summit West,LSN,LSN Boys Soccer,LSW,LSW Boys Soccer,Sporting KC,Victory Project
The Lee’s Summit West and Lee’s Summit North boys soccer teams will meet on Oct. 23 for two soccer games to benefit an important local cause.
The “Goal for the Gold” event supports Sporting KC’s Victory Project, which fights childhood cancer.
Aidan Moore,Aleah Reech,Dawson Sivils,Gina Riegert,Gov. Parson,Hunter Burton,Jacob Saunders,Jeremiah Gantt,Julie Akers,Lee's Summit West,Lisa Oyler,LSW,Missouri High School Cyber Security Challenge,MORENet,MU,Nabeel Shuaib,Quentin Kubin,Rylan Martin,Sam Alvarado,STA,Sudo Pantheon,Summit Tech,Summit Technology Academy,Sydney Trull,University of Missouri,Will Metz
Summit Technology Academy teams had a fantastic showing at MORENet’s (that’s Missouri Research and Education Network) Missouri High School Cyber Security Challenge at the Lake of the Ozarks last week.
Learning for Life,Lee's Summit West,LFL,LSW,Susie Humphreys
Lee’s Summit West physical education teacher Susie Humphreys is the October Learning for Life Award winner.
Alex Goff,Aubree Bates,Austin Yarbrough,Bianca Stewart,Blake Landaverry,Breani Winston,Brynesha Griffin-Bey,Cameron Lillard,Chloe Carmen,Chloe Doak,Connor Kelly-Wright,Cydney Banks,Eghosa Ogbevoen,Ella Cox,Ellie Russell,Emery Shores,Emory Thurmond,Ethan Smith,Evan Danaher,Felix Anudike,Gabe Milliron,Graham Hayes,Grant Hovious,Hailie Donaldson,Haley Jahn,Hayden Peters,Ian Shores,Jaelynn Griffin,Jayden Russell,Joel Kilgore,Kaci Moritz,Kade Williams,Katie Dau,Lee's Summit High,Lee's Summit North,Lee's Summit West,Leo Kurucz,LSHS,LSN,LSW,Maddie Grider,Madison Tinsley,McKenna Butler,Paige Bruce,Paige Pickett,Reily Harker,Rita Pham,Ryan Belt,Rylee Sims,Samantha Garcia,Savanah Wheeler,Sophia Penland,Tayler Heaviland,Trevor Kardell,Tucker Thompson,Victoria Mesz,Wesley Bazzle,Will Carroll,Xavier Winston,Zane Ragland
Homecoming courts from all three LSR7 high schools for the 2019-2020 school year can be found here. Congratulations, students!
Congress of Future Medical Leaders' Award of Excellence,Lee's Summit West,LSW,Skyler Koroch,Tessa Duncan
Tessa, a junior, and Skyler, a senior, represented their high school and the State of Missouri at the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Boston, Massachusetts this past summer. Both students recently received an Award of Excellence for completing the program, where students collaborated with other students, learned from prominent medical leaders and even watched a live surgery.
Ben de Jonge,Ben Jewell,Cydni Stanford,Devyn Holt,Jacob Rush,Jesse West,Joe Harris,Katherine Ewing,Lee's Summit North,Lee's Summit West,LSN,LSW,Matt Good,Neily Randall,Rachel Russell,Sean Sturdivant,Uzoaku Okafor,Victoria Bingaman,Zach Evans
They debated in a simulated Congress, and performed in ten-minute plays. They delivered speeches they wrote themselves, and engaged in debates after learning the topic 30 minutes ahead of time.
Lee’s Summit R-7 high schoolers had an impressive showing at the National Speech and Debate Tournament in Dallas, Texas late last month, with several competitors placing in the top 30. The event is the premier competition for speech and debate students, many of whom have already had stand-out performances at local and state events.