Leawood looks for solutions to daily traffic backups on Mission Road caused by Curé of Ars school dismissal

Due to their large student population, Curé of Ars' daily dismissal has created traffic issues along Mission Road and the surrounding neighborhoods when school gets out. Image via Leawood Public Works Committee.

When Curé of Ars Catholic School in Leawood lets their students out at the end of each school day, the event is hard to miss.

The school, which has over 700 kids who attend daily, sits along Mission Road, just south of 93rd Street.