The Lee’s Summit R-7 Schools Board of Education met at the Stansberry Leadership Center while adhering to a socially-distanced set-up for a regular session on Nov. 19, 2020.
The Board conducted a work session before the meeting. Agenda items were 2.01 Board Policy ACA; 2.02 Board Policy DGA; 2.03 Demographics Presentation; and 2.04 Staff Appreciation

During the meeting, Superintendent Dr. David Buck’s report included 2.01 Superintendent’s Report – November 2020

Items for decision specifically relating to Finance included 6.01 Finance Committee Report; 6.02 Approve Transfer of Funds; and 6.03 Approve Treasurer’s Report and Payment of the Bills

Items for decision in consent included 7.01 Approval of Minutes – October 2020; 7.02 Ratify Contracts $5000 And Under; 7.03 2020A Missouri School Boards Association Policy Revisions; 7.04 Declaration of Surplus Property; 7.05 Personnel Report; 7.06 Collaborative Classroom (Being a Writer and Making Meaning) Resources Ratification; 7.07 Heartland Seating Contract Award – Stadium Bleacher Improvements; 7.08 Key Concepts L.L.C. – Interim T.E.A.M. Lee’s Summit Facilitator; 7.09 Monarch Construction Contract Award – Athletic Stadium Improvements; and 7.10 World Book Online

Items for decisions included included 8.01 Approval .4 FTE Health Services; 8.02 Approve Elementary Teachers; 8.03 New Course Proposals and Proposed Course Changes; 8.04 Lee’s Summit High School Preliminary Development Plan; 8.05 Middle School #4 Guaranteed Maximum Price Amendment #3; and 8.06 PreK-3 Learning Model

Items for information – Presentation – included 9.01 Elementary Gifted/Advanced Studies/IB Program Evaluation and 9.02 Mason Elementary Project Update

Items for information – Written Reports – included 10.01 Professional Development Annual Program Evaluation and 10.02 Bond Budget Update Report

The Board approved 11.01 Motion to go into closed session