Group Connections and Events

PAT PTA Public Works Tour - Touch a Truck

PAT PTA Public Works Tour - Touch a Truck

Mindful Yoga

Mindful  Child Yoga

2023-24 Shawnee Mission PTA Parents as Teachers Family Group Connections

Shawnee Mission Parent as Teachers has centered our events around parents' topic of interest.  Group connections are an opportunity for parents to increase social connections, discover new ideas for addressing the day-to-day challenges of parenting and share information about child development.

The event flyer will show you more information about that particular Group Connection.   

Event locations above are as follows:

*Center for Academic Achievement (CAA):     8200 W. 71st Street, O.P., KS  66204

*Early Childhood Education Center (ECEC):    6701 W. 83rd Street, O.P., KS  66204

*Little Gym:     6931 Tomahawk Road. PV, KS 66206     

*Antioch Park:      6501 Antioch Rd, Merriam, KS  66202   

SMSD Career & Technical Campus:     11475 W. 93rd St, O,P. KS  66214


Inclement Weather/Health   Shawnee Mission Parents as Teachers follows the Shawnee Mission School District schedule.  When severe weather (snow, ice, extreme cold, tornado, severe thunderstorms) is present, please listen to your local TV/Radio or visit our web site for school closing.  If school closing are announced for the Shawnee Mission School District, then the PAT home visits, play center, and group connections will also be cancelled.  This includes classes, group connections (above), activities, and PTA events.  If a home visit has been scheduled, it will automatically be cancelled and your parent educator will call to reschedule that home visits.

Please Note:  If you or your child has a fever or has come in contact with someone that has been diagnosed with COVID-19, there are more events in the futures to attend.  To keep within the district's mitigation plan, families will need to register for some of our events.  We will continue to offer small group sessions with health and safety guidelines in place:

Parents as Teachers Scavenger Hunt

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