Summer Music

boy playing trumpet

Students and staff must wear masks while participating in school activities indoors. Masks may be removed during high exertion activities. Masks will not be required outside. Further information may be found for the district summer mitigation plan at


This is a great way for students to stay in playing shape over the summer months. Summer Band Blast is a mix of band rehearsals, small ensembles, and sectionals that gives players of every playing level an opportunity to improve their skills in each of these settings. All classes are taught by highly qualified professionals. Please read Band Blast flyer for more information.

Only currently enrolled Shawnee Mission students are eligible to attend this camp.

Who: Current SMSD 6th-8th Graders
When: June 14 - 18, 2021, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Where: SM South, 5800 W. 107th Street

Parents may enroll and pay for Summer Band Blast with the following options:

  • Skyward Arena Scheduling - Use the Skyward Family Access Arena Scheduling to enroll online if you have a Skyward Family Access account and have previously been added to Summer Enrichment Arena Scheduling (tutorial at right), and pay with eFunds ($3.00 convenience charge). Parents who enroll online will need to email or call the Summer Programs office with student's band instrument and T-shirt size. For information on how to be added to Arena Scheduling, please read below.
    • For parents of current (2020-21) Shawnee Mission School District students ONLY who have not been previously added to Skyward Arena Scheduling and currently have Skyward Family Access at their student's SMSD school, but would like to request to be added to our Arena Scheduling online enrollment and payment system, please complete our "Add me to Summer Enrichment 2021" form here, before or during the enrollment period. This does not need to be completed every year; if your student has enrolled in Summer Enrichment or Summer Band Blast since 2017, you may already have access to Arena Scheduling.
    • For current (2020-21) parents of SMSD families only who already have access to Arena Scheduling for students who were previously enrolled in Summer Enrichment or Band Blast, but would like to add additional siblings, please complete our "Add SMSD Sibling to Summer Enrichment 2021" form here, before or during the enrollment period.
  • By mail - with a check to the attention of Summer Enrichment, Broadmoor/Early Childhood Education Center, 6701 W. 83rd St., Overland Park, KS 66204. Please make checks payable to Shawnee Mission School District (please do not send cash by mail).

Full payment is due at enrollment. We cannot accept partial payments or payment plans. Online payments not received within 24 hours of enrollment will automatically result in removal of student from the class(es). All online transactions will be charged a $3.00 convenience fee.

Once payment has been made, all class changes, drops and refunds should be requested from the Summer Programs office. 

Click here for cancellation policy. 

Department Contacts
Bill Thomas
Performing Arts Coordinator
Summer Band Blast

Summer Programs office 
Broadmoor / Early Childhood Education Center
6701 West 83rd Street
Overland Park, KS 66204
(913) 993-9740