Parents as Teachers

Back To School August 2019

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Welcome to the new school year!

We are excited to bring our families lots of great information, fun group connections and new opportunities to connect and learn.

Your PE will be getting in contact with you soon to schedule your appointments. Be sure to update any information with her during that contact. If you are on our waiting list, please be sure to check out all the available opportunities below!

About Lee's Summit R7 Parents as Teachers

As a parent you are your child's first and most important teacher. Your child learns during those early years more than at any other time in their life! Our goal is to support families in Parents as Teachers by providing information and ideas that emphasize parent-child interaction, understanding of child development and the well-being of the family.

Parents as Teachers is for all families with children prenatal to pre-kindergarten that reside within the Lee's Summit R7 boundaries.

Families receive:

  • regular home visits with a certified parent educator
  • Annual health & developmental screening
  • Group connections (family activities or speakers)
  • Resource referrals and connections
Together, these provide families with a program of support so that children are able to reach their full potential.

If you know someone that resides in the school boundaries and has a child prenatal to pre-kindergarten, please feel free to share this newsletter.

Click here to enroll in LSR7 Parents as Teachers

Enrollment is for residents who reside within the Lee's Summit School District boundaries.

A HUGE thank you!

Journey Church International came to share their 'love' to our building during their "Love Week". They had a team come to spruce up our grounds before our students and staff come for the first day of classes! Lots of weeding, mulching, planting flowers and trimming took place!

Thank you!

Your 2019 - 20 Parent Educators

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We have teamed up with the local Mid Continent Public Library this year to bring some exciting things to our families!

We are working together with the local library to bring you information geared toward early education and families. We are excited to have them at our upcoming group connection where they will be presenting puppet shows! Below is a calendar for their upcoming events.
Sept 10 - Oct 8 Love and Logic - Click here to register

This opportunity will be held at Great Beginnings. This class is designed specifically for parents of young children, birth through six years. The cost for the class is $50 per person and includes program materials. Scholarships are available.

Keep watching for updates!

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Do you have a success story you would like to share?

Do you have a story about your parent educator that you would like to share? Or a story about how PAT has impacted your family? We would love to hear them!

Please send them to

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