R-7 Schools & LS Police Department join forces to present A Community Conversation on School Safety

The community is invited to attend A Community Conversation on School Safety from 6:30 to 8 p.m. April 25 at the Lee’s Summit City Hall, 220 SE Green St.  The event is co-hosted by the Lee’s Summit R-7 School District and the Lee’s Summit Police Department.


from LS R-7 Schools

Police and school officials will present information about school and community safety efforts, followed by  a question-and-answer session featuring a panel including leaders from both organizations.

Presenters and panelists at A Community Conversation on School Safety will include Dr. Dennis L. Carpenter, Lee’s Summit R-7 superintendent; Travis Forbes, Lee’s Summit Police Department chief; Sgt. Chris Depue, Lee’s Summit Police Department public information officer; Dr. Rexanne Hill, Lee’s Summit R-7 director of student services; and Ryan Hall, Lee’s Summit R-7 supervisor of safety and environmental services.

The community event will be videotaped by the City of Lee’s Summit and shared by both organizations following the meeting.

For more information about Lee’s Summit R-7 school safety efforts, you may visit the district’s webpage.