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Archives for December 11th, 2012
Tweet What qualities does the community wish to see in the next superintendent of schools for the Shawnee Mission district? Someone who “inspires trust, self-confidence and models high standards,” was the trait ranked highest by more than 800 people who participated in a survey that kicked off the superintendent search. Ray and Associates, the Iowa [...]
Tweet He’s been at the top of the college basketball world. And recently he took a group of local pre-schoolers to new heights at story time. Head Start of Shawnee Mission children last month got to enjoy a reading by Tyrel Reed, former University of Kansas basketball team player. Reed joined the little ones as [...]
Tweet Donna Bysfield, the Shawnee Mission School Board member who represents the SM East area, will be running for her sixth term in office next year. In fact, all three incumbent board members who are up for election will be running for another term. Cindy Neighbor, who holds one of the at-large positions on the [...]
Tweet Highlands Elementary School is officially fit — so much so, in fact, that it’s being pointed to as a model for other schools in Kansas. Highlands this fall received the Kansas Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance’s (KAHPERD) Model School Award. The honor recognizes the amount of time students spend in physical education [...]