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.
Annabelle Franke,Deanna Soukup,Derick Worthley,Dylan Huff-Wolford,Ethan Payne,Girls Who Code,JT Gentry,Kyaira Boughton,Kyle Spies,LSHS,LSW,virtual reality,VRoKC,Wade Smith,Zoey Sears
LSR7 high schoolers recently participated in the VRoKCs international Virtual Reality Hackathon, an event that required students to use problem-solving and teamwork skills to create innovative Virtual Reality projects that help solve a real world problem.
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.
Brooke Eberhart,CCE,Cedar Creek Elementary,Craig Woodin,Ellie Lilly,Haley Whitacre,Joe Hollingsworth,Julie Gerling,Justin Eberhart,Lanie Vas,LSW,Pam Masters,RHE,Richardson Elementary,Shahr Reza,SLMS,Summit Lakes Middle School,veterans day,West,Wilbur Stigler,WLE,Woodland Elementary
Sitting in a Summit Lakes Middle School classroom on Veterans Day, seventh grader Haley Whitacre’s great-grandfather, Wilbur Stigler, shared an epiphany he recently had. Next month will mark 75 years since he landed in France to fight for the United States in World War II.