We believe that student participation in any part of our activity/athletic programs is a privilege which carries with it responsibilities to the school, to the activity, to the student body, to the community, and to the student participant. Activity/Atchletic participation represents a year-round commitment that will help to develop the student physically, mentally, socially, and emotionally.
Student activities and athletics are an integral part of the total secondary educational program because they provide experiences that will help students to acquire additional knowledge and skills, plus they help students gain the attributes of good citizenship.~Strive to achieve sound citizenship and desirable social traits ~Maintain academic citzenship and eligibility standars as established by MSHSAA and R-7 Schools ~Learn the spirit of hard work and sacrifice. ~Learn to attain physical fitness through good health habits. ~Desire to excel to the limits of your potential. ~Show respect for both authority and property. ~Be willing to accept the leadership role that is instilled through the activity/athletic programs.
The interscholastic athletic/activities programs of the Lee’s Summit School District integrate into a comprehensive educational program that has lasting importance on students’ current and future success. Through character-based programs we prepare students to become adults of integrity and compassion who model excellence in all aspects of their life while meeting the district’s mission of: “We Prepare Each Student for Success in Life.”
The Interscholastic Athletic/Activity programs in LSR7 places its highest priority on the overall quality of the educational experience. LSR7 will strive to provide and maintain a comprehensive athletic/activity program that seeks the greatest development possible of its participants within the framework of the total district educational program. Participation in activities and athletics is a privilege available to all eligible students.
We believe that LSR7 athletics/activities provide a unifying influence within our student body, between our schools and community. Through the implementation of education-based athletics and activity programs, led by caring coaches and sponsors, the focus is on human growth and preparing participants for a successful life. The interscholastic activities program shall be conducted in accordance with existing Board of Education policies and rules and regulations, and with the general objectives of each school.