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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.
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Eleven students in the LSR7 French program from each high school spent the first two weeks of their summer vacation in France with teachers Madame Caitlin McKinney (LSN) and Madame Bess Hayles (LSHS).
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Both Lee’s Summit High School and Lee’s Summit North High School earned the ‘U.S. News Best High Schools’ recognition this week. Both are ranked in the Top 50 high schools in Missouri, according to the report.
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Robotics teams at all three Lee’s Summit High Schools have once again qualified to participate at the World Championship competition this year in Houston, Texas, April 17-21. Last year over 15,000 students in grades K-12, from 25 states and 42 countries, and their custom-built robots, competed in this event with similar numbers expected this year. A second Championship will be in Detroit, Michigan, for even more students from the other 25 states and numerous countries.
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Seniors from each of the LSR7 high schools were honored by the Missouri Association of Secondary School Principals in the 2019 Missouri Scholars 100 program. The seniors include:
- Megan Carlson, LSN
- Sierra Nyquist, LSHS
- Kameron Robinson, LSN
- Allison Salamone, LSW
- Molly Wooster, LSW