July 2021
Save the Date: August 12th 7-10pm
EDGE students are invited to a fun night of s'mores, games, tie dying t-shirts, and getting to know one another. Your student planning crew has been hard at work organizing a fun evening!

Join us on August 12th from 7 - 10 pm at the LHS Field. Please RSVP by clicking HERE. We hope to see you there!

What to Bring:
  • Water bottle
  • White t-shirt to tie dye
  • School supply donations (see more info below)
Don't Miss These Opportunities!
Global Ties KC Youth Diplomats Symposium – July 14 & 15
This two-day virtual event will bring together high school students throughout the United States to practice leadership while exploring themes in diplomacy and meeting with their international peers. Participate virtually from the comfort of your own home!

Read more and register HERE. Registration closes July 10th at 11:50pm.
Global Ties KC Youth Diplomats Program 
This nine-month experiential program (September - May) explores diplomacy, public affairs, and cultural communication with monthly meetings including guest speakers, professional development, leadership activities, and simulations. Virtual and in-person cohorts are available.

Read more HERE. Applications are due August 30, 2021.
EDGE Schedule Information
As an EDGE student, your schedule will look a bit different. We wanted to share a few resources that can help you understand your schedule when you receive it. Please take a few moments to review the short video tutorial below and make a copy of the schedule planning document for your own use.

EDGE Selected as Host Site for Your Global Future 2021
We are excited to share that EDGE was recently selected as a host site for Your Global Future 2021! Your Global Future is a Global College and Career Fair organized by the Kansas City International Relations Council.

Your Global Future 2021 will take place September 27th - October 1st. EDGE students will have the opportunity to explore fields of study, career paths, and service opportunities by connecting with more than 50 universities, businesses, and non-profit organizations.

Read more HERE!