Save the date for the Taste of Lee’s Summit

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Remember to mark Saturday, March 1, 2014 on your calendars.

This is the date for the 15th Annual Taste of Lee’s Summit. The event is from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at The Pavilion at John Knox Village.

Before the festive night arrives, here are a couple of volunteer opportunities:

1. Auction items: If you have a Live or Silent auction item to donate, or a lead on one, please let us know. Call (816.986.1015) or email the Foundation office (

2. Volunteers: During the next couple of months, we will need help coordinating, picking up and preparing auction items, and sending mailings. Let us know if you can help.

Thank you!

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Titan Harmony Roster

A big “thank you” to each student who tried out for Titan Harmony this year.  If you have questions or would like feedback on your audition, wait to contact Mr. Sullivan or Mrs. Krinke until Monday.

Please congratulate the people listed below for being selected to this year’s group. Our first rehearsal will be in the Choir Room from 6-8pm on Tuesday, October 29th.


Mr. Sullivan and Mrs. Krinke

Bixby, Sadie Aldewick, Abrianah Briseno, Johnny Beckum, Lawyer
Carr, Emma Black, Autumn Flowers, Logan Dada, Austin
Coffin, Emily Cook, Caitlin Frey, Tyler Furnell, Blake
Elliott, Mackenzie Hayden, Eleanor Gauert, Matt Hertzler, Carson
Fleenor, Audrey King, Chloe Horn, Tyler Honn, Drake
Grantham, Melanie Lane, Kayla Morrill, Easton Retzler, Allen
Mahmood, Aysha Mosier, Kate Perkins, Will Ross, Ben
Parson, Clayre Ratigan, Hannah Searcy, Nelson Ross, Mat
Pundt, Emma Strickland, Maya
Wiencek, Emily

Cookie Dough Fundraiser

The cookie dough fundraiser will be starting Monday, August 20 and will continue until Sept 3. There are brochures available at school. See your teacher for more information.

Welcome Back!

It’s the first day of school and (as always) we’re looking forward to a great year full of wonderful performances from all the outstanding musical ensembles at LSW.

Please check the calendar provided by your ensemble teacher for the current events. The online calendar is not currently working as expected.

Band members need to access the band handbook and read it before signing their contract sheet and listing any conflicts that might exist.

Let’s have another great year Titans!

Large Ensemble Contest Results 2012

All orchestras from received straight 1 ratings during the state music festival yesterday. The Concert Orchestra received straight 1 ratings for the first time in the history of LSWHS.

Wednesday, the Concert Band received a 2 rating and the percussion ensemble earned a 1 rating.

Great job so far!

Thanks to the hard work of the students and also the help of the many parent volunteers who help keep contest running smoothly.

Band Contest Results 2012

This past weekend, the following LSW Band students participated in the MSHSAA District Solo and Ensemble Festival. They represented our outstanding institution with musical excellence and class. I am so proud to be associated with these fine young musicians. Please let them know that you are proud of them as well as you see them in class.

Earning a “I” rating qualifies the musician to perform again at the MSHSAA State Music Festival on April 27 at the University of Missouri in Columbia.

Solos earning a Superior “1” rating
Abby Kaiser – clarinet
Nathan Johnson – marimba
Joelle Beusterien – clarinet
Mickayla Chapman – clarinet
Laura Cooke – piccolo
Angela Bechtold – flute
Hannah Ogden – clarinet
Collin Allen – trombone
Tyler Cox – trombone
Grant Fischer – piano
Jordan McConnell – flute
Shayla Brown – flute
Hannah Adair – flute
Aaron Ratigan – trombone
Courtney Bingham – oboe
Devon DeVaughn – flute
Alex Northcraft – snare drum
Dan Ratigan – snare drum
Tom Petrucci – snare drum
Parker Sheridan – snare drum
Grant Fischer – french horn
Laura Cooke – flute
Sawyer Harmon – tuba
Dan Ratigan – marimba
Alyssa DeJarnette – clarinet

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