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The eSchool office will be closed October 1-5, 2018.

General Information

High school students access the on-line curriculum and lessons for independent study through the district's eSchool program. Students will use Edgenuity, an online learning platform, in addition to other district-approved resources with the eSchool course and must have access to a computer with Internet capabilities. Online teachers assess student work and issue grades. Successful completion of the eSchool courses meet graduation requirements. Fall, spring, and summer semesters are offered. Students and parents should consult with their high school counselor prior to enrollment.  

All students must be currently active in a SMSD high school and should enroll in their high school counseling office. Non-district students can no longer enroll in eSchool courses.

Fall Semester

September 4 - December 4, 2018 (7:00 p.m.)

Click below for courses and enrollment information:Fall Courses and Enrollment Information

Orientation Information

Students will need to attend a mandatory orientation meeting to participate in eSchool courses. Meeting opportunities include:

  • Wednesday, August 29, 6:00-7:00 @ SM East cafeteria
  • Thursday, September 6, 6:00-7:00 @ SM West cafeteria

Testing Information

Students will be required to take the final exam for the course in a supervised testing center located at a designated SMSD campus. Options include: 

  • December 4, 3:00 - 7:00 p.m. @ SM Northwest Library
  • Or by appointment with Laura Brogdon at laurabrogdon@smsd.org.

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eSchool Office Location
Broadmoor Technical Center                                        
6701 West 83rd Street
Overland Park, KS 66204
(913) 993-9740                                                          

Enrollment Hours
7:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon  and 1:00-3:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday

eSchool Staff
Dr. Laura Brogdon
Principal of eSchool
913-530-6223

Paul Colwell
Administrative Intern

Charlene Simmons
Secretary
913-993-9740

Lisa Benge
Teacher, American Government

Jennifer Fescoe
Teacher, Lifetime Fitness

Stephanie Gagnebin
Teacher, Psychology

Jennifer Hair
Teacher, Financial Literacy

Mary Hedges
Teacher, Health Education

Greg Schieszer
Teacher, Art History

Course Withdrawal & Refund Policy 

Fall and Spring Semesters: If withdrawal from the e-course is completed within the first two weeks of an eSchool semester, no record will appear on the transcript. If withdrawal occurs after the first two weeks but prior to the last two weeks of the eSchool semester, the record will show the e-course and a notation of withdrawal will be made as WP (withdrawn, passing grade, no credit). Students may not withdraw from an e-course during the last two weeks of the eSchool semester and will receive the grade earned.  

Summer Semester: If withdrawal from the e-course is completed within the first week of the eSchool summer semester, no record will appear on the transcript. If withdrawal occurs after the first week but prior to the last weekof the eSchool summer semester, the record will show the e-course and a notation of withdrawal will be made as WP (withdrawn, passing grade, no credit). Students may not withdraw from an e-course during the last week of the eSchool summer semester and will receive the grade earned. 

THERE ARE NO REFUNDS FOR WITHDRAWALS AFTER CLASS BEGINS. If a student withdraws from a course for any reason prior to the beginning of class, they will be charged a 20% cancellation fee. A written or email request from the parent is required for a refund.​ Please email charlenesimmons@smsd.org​ with your withdrawal or refund request.