City hires leader for new Creative Services Center

The City of Lee’s Summit is pleased to announce its recent hire of Cheryl Nash, who joined the City as creative services manager on November 6. In this position, Nash will lead the Creative Services team and be responsible for the overall management, direction and coordination of the Creative Services Center which includes public relations, communications, branding, marketing and media services. 

Lee’s Summit R-7 School District earns state’s top ranking through MSIP 5 accountability system

The Lee’s Summit R-7 School District has earned the state’s top rating for academic achievement following the Nov. 15 release of Missouri assessment scores. The district scored 98.2 percent on the state’s rigorous Annual Performance Report (APR) for the 2016-17 school year, an increase of 5.7 percentage points over the past three years.

Lee’s Summit R-7 School District earns Meritorious Budget Award from national organization

The Lee’s Summit R-7 School District was selected to receive the Meritorious Budget Award for excellence in budget presentation by the Association of School Business Officials International. The award recognizes the district’s budget for the 2017-18 school year, and the school district also received the award for the previous school year.