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Summer Learning Institute

The Summer Learning Institute is LSR7's enrichment program offered each summer.

SLI this year will be one daily session featuring enrichment classes with recovery skills incorporated in each class. The program is open incoming kindergarten through seventh grade students. 

Summer Learning Institute 2022 will run from June 2-30. (An optional drop-in day to tour SLI sites and meet teachers will be held on Wednesday, June 1 from 1 to 3 p.m.)

View 2022 Course Catalog

Elementary Sites: Cedar Creek, Hawthorn Hill ,Westview, Sunset Valley, Longview Farm, Highland Park and Richardson

Middle School Sites: Underwood and Pleasant Lea Elementary

Space is limited in the Summer Learning Institute. Families are encouraged to enroll early each year.

For questions about Summer Learning Institute, please contact Summer School Director Kelly Seitz.

For language assistance, please contact Melisha Colon.

Please note: Eligible students must fill out an application to receive free or reduced meals at Summer Learning Institute. Complete an online application before the end of the school year to qualify.

Important Dates:

March 18: Course catalog shared with parents.

April 1: SLI enrollment opens at 8 a.m. in the PowerSchool Parent Portal.

April 15: SLI enrollment closes at 3 p.m.

June 1: Optional "drop-in" day at SLI site from 1 to 3 p.m.

June 2-30: Summer Learning Institute program dates


Before and After School Services YMCA

Through Lee's Summit R-7's partnership with the YMCA of Greater Kansas City, Before and After School Services are available during Summer Learning Institute. 

BASS YMCA opens at 6:30 a.m. and ends at 6 p.m. before and after Summer Learning Institute. BASS Summer enrollment opens March 8, 2022 at 10 a.m.

Visit the Summer BASS YMCA webpage for program and enrollment information. 


Assistant Superintendent of Elementary Education

Dr. Heather Kenney

Barb Berberich
Administrative Assistant

Phone: 816.986.1022
Fax:  816.986.1582

SLI Flyer

First page of the PDF file: SLIflyer2022-6