SMSD Apple Distinguished Schools

SMSD Apple Distinguished Schools

Six Shawnee Mission Schools have earned this distinguished honor of Apple Distinguished School. Briarwood, Broken Arrow, and Trailwood Elementary Schools were recognized as Apple Distinguished Schools as Apple Distinguished Schools for 2016-2018,  2018-2021, and 2021-2024. Bluejacket-Flint Elementary and Rosehill Elementary were recognized as Apple Distinguished Schools for 2017-19 and 2019-2022. 

Bluejacket-Flint and Shawnee Mission South earned the designation for 2022-2025. 

Apple Distinguished Schools are considered to be among the most innovative schools in the world for the ways they inspire creativity, collaboration, and critical thinking among students.

Apple Distinguished Schools showcase innovative uses of technology in learning, teaching, and the school environment, and have documented results of academic accomplishment.

Take a look at the Shawnee Mission School District's Apple Distinguished School Stories: 

Distinguished Schools for 2022-2025

Bluejacket-Flint Elementary

Shawnee Mission South High School

Distinguished Schools for 2021-2024

Briarwood Elementary

Broken Arrow Elementary 

Trailwood Elementary 

Previous Recognition Stories

Distinguished School: Recognized by Apple as a Distinguished school for innovation, leadership, and educational excellence.