There will be a meeting of the Citizens’ Advisory Committee on Monday, October 1, 2018 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Stansberry Leadership Center located at 301 NE Tudor Road in Lee’s Summit.


Welcome and Introductions-10 min.-Kent Kirby, CAC Chair

State of the District – 25 min. – Dr. Dennis Carpenter, Superintendent

Comprehensive Facilities Master Plan – 60 min. – Dr. Dennis Carpenter, Superintendent; Dr. Emily Miller, Assistant Superintendent of Operations; Kelly Wachel, Executive Director of Public Relations

Closing/Roundtable – 10 min. – Elaine Bluml

Future Meetings/Events:

● To be determined for 2018-19

R-7 Citizens’ Advisory Committee Mission Statement
The CAC mission is to facilitate communication, advise and partner with the R-7 Board of Education, Superintendent and community to ensure a successful and innovative school system that maximizes each student’s potential.

2018-2019 Board of Education Priorities

Board Priority 1:
Increase the achievement of every child through a focus on:
● innovative practices
● student well-being
● equity in program design and implementation

Board Priority 2:
Ensure equitable access to future-ready learning environments by further engaging stakeholders in the development of the district’s Comprehensive Facility Master Plan, aligning fiscal resources and adjusting school boundaries to meet the instructional programming and facility needs of all pre-K-12 students.

Board Priority 3:
Elevate communications by continuing to foster confidence in our school district through increased involvement opportunities, interconnected public relations and engagement.