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Shawnee Mission East High School Overview

7500 Mission Rd, Shawnee Mission, KS 66208 , Tel: +1 (913) 993-6600 Shawnee Mission Pub School

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Shawnee Mission East High School Ratings & Reviews

July 24, 2018 Submitted by a parent
I had 3 kids go through the school. 2013, 2018, and one going through 2019. This school is amazing in getting kids ready for college, top notch teachers that know what they are teaching and programs beyond other high schools outside of this pocket of kansas. The downfall is the socioeconomic privileges that exist here. My kids were working over the summers to help get them ready for the cost of in state college, while other kids were going on another trip to europe and planning their Ivy league experience. You will find good and bad kids wherever you go no matter what their family income, but I think my kids missed out on some real friendships because of this barrier. On the other hand, my kids got the same education that the local physicians kids did without the private school price!
October 21, 2011 Submitted by a community member
I graduated from SME in 1988 and was a coach there later in life for 7 years. SME challenged me and allowed me to quiz out of calculus in college. My physics class was better than the one I had in college. The school continues to produce great kids that are ready to take on the world.
September 18, 2008 Submitted by a parent
We have one daughter that graduated from SME and two that graduated from SMN; after comparing, we believe that SMN is our 1st choice; SME has an excellent staff and academic curriculum with extracurrical activities; the differences were that our daughter at SMD did not get a lot of diverse friendships due to the amount of wealth in the district and the lack of cultural diversity; with a more diverse population concerning culture and wealth, comparing the two, we feel the outcome was best for our two daughters at SMN; SME was not as proactive with trying to get student involvement in outside activities nor were they as innovative with their academic curriculum to encourage enthusiasm and excitement in the classroom and outside the class for extracurricular activities; our 2 at SMN were drawn into more activities, had more friendships and excelled more in the academics.
February 04, 2007 Submitted by a student
There really is no downside to SME. Just look at what it has to offer. The basketball team is 12-1, the swim team is looking to make it a three-peat state championship, and every other sport is decent. The debate team has won over ten state championships, the choir is one of the best in the region, as is the orchestra, and the jazz band is top ten in the country. Acamically, it is the best in the area, and one of the largest student-wise, making for a great overall atmosphere. There is no denying that there is little ethnic diversity, but economically there certainly is. There really is not a thing a student could like that they couldn't do at East. It really is incredible the greatness of this school.
December 22, 2006 Submitted by a student
I'm a Shawnee Mission East '05 grad. In talking with peers who attended public schools throughout KC and the nation, I feel that the education I got at East was absolutely amazing. I took advantage of the AP program, which was engaging and challenging for me, and I feel prepared me well for a rigorous pre-med college curriculum. There are also a lot of extracurricular opportunities. The only thing I don't like about East is the sense of entitlement that most students seem to have, probably because it is an overall very wealthy school.
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Before you start packing, make sure Shawnee Mission East High School is really the best option for your child. To recap, Shawnee Mission East High School is a well-known public 7-12 school in Shawnee Mission. It is located at 7500 Mission Rd, Shawnee Mission, KS 66208 and it is the second home of 1642 students. Please note that available apartments near a given school are filtered by proximity, not by attendance zone. We advise parents to visit the schools in person and contact the admissions offices for further information on school performance and attendance zones before making a final decision.

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