New SMSD Student Artwork Featured in 2nd Quarter Digital Art Show

Districtwide Digital Art Show
Shawnee Mission School District


A new digital art show, featuring artwork created by students across the district, is available to watch on YouTube now. Nearly 300 students are represented in this art show!

The show features artwork created by students in Pre-K through 12th grade across the district.

This month, a group of student artists, previously featured in district digital art shows, had their artwork selected for customized stationery presented to the Board of Education as part of School Board Recognition Month.

Those students included:

Dolce Bauer, 11th Grade, Shawnee Mission East. Marty Arnold, Ceramics Instructor

Nora Chang, 2nd Grade, Highlands Elementary. Nichole Gates, Art Instructor

Marma Jatta, 9th Grade, Shawnee Mission Northwest. Steph Kates, Art Instructor

Bastian Pineda Rivera, 4th Grade, Shawanoe Elementary. Kathryn Ruhe, Art Instructor

Stella Stiles, 8th Grade, Indian Woods Middle School. Kelsey Phillips, 3D Art Instructor

Charlotte Fryer, Kindergarten, John Diemer. Kendra Wining, Art Instructor

Drake Napier, 7th Grade, Westridge Middle School. Amy Traylor, Digital Media Instructor

Kailah Espy, 10th Grade, Shawnee Mission West. Elijah Schradd, Jewelry / Sculpture Instructor

Kevin Hurtt, 1st Grade, Merriam Park Elementary. Erin Scott, Art Instructor

Nevaeh Dull, 12th Grade, Shawnee Mission North. Stephanie Dalley, Art Instructor

New shows featuring student artwork will be displayed digitally on a quarterly basis online and at the Center for Academic Achievement. The shows provide an opportunity to recognize the effort, creativity, and achievement of students and teachers. It also provides learning experiences to students through the sharing and displaying of artwork beyond their classroom. The art shows are presented through the support of Megan Ellis, visual arts coordinator and art teachers across the district.

Click here to see additional SMSD digital art shows.

Districtwide Digital Art Show