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Peer playgroup friends make a difference at Sunset Valley Elementary

Peer playgroup friends make a difference at Sunset Valley Elementary

Students in the CLASS program at Sunset Valley Elementary are partnered with students in other classrooms through a peer playgroup. Through this weekly activity, the students are creating friendships that change their lives for the better, said Carrie Connatser, CLASS teacher.


from Lee's Summit R-7 Schools

CLASS stands for Communication, Language and Social Skills. Each student in the program for children with special needs gets together each week with three to four peers from their regular education classrooms. The peer groups remain consistent throughout the year, providing the students with the opportunity to build friendships with others.

Goals are priority for Before- and After-School Services: KC Cubbies, Kids Country and 3LYNX

Goals are priority for Before- and After-School Services: KC Cubbies, Kids Country and 3LYNX

Lee's Summit R-7 Board of Education approves 2018-19 school calendar

Lee's Summit R-7 Board of Education approves 2018-19 school calendar