The three finalists to become the new superintendent for the Shawnee Mission School District met with the public Saturday during 30-minute meet-and-greet sessions. The SMSD Board of Education has called a special meeting tonight to pick a new leader.
In the wake of two suicides by students at SM Northwest this week, parents, community members and fellow students gathered outside the school Thursday morning, many with signs and encouraging words, as a show of support.
More than a month after the new fiscal year started, the Shawnee Mission school board has signed off on an annual budget that increases spending while still providing a slight dip in property tax rates.
The Shawnee Mission School Board is hosting a public forum Tuesday, May 30, 2017, to answer questions from community members about two controversial proposed boundary change plans in the school district.
On June 3, seven new entries in a series of interpretative historical signs to be installed along a 10.1-mile stretch of Indian Creek Trail in Overland Park will be unveiled to the public. Set for 9 to 11 a.m. at the shelter at Roe Park, located at 10400 Roe Ave., the event will also include refreshments and a walking tour of the trail.