Welcome Back 2021 Resources

Welcome Back Resources

The Shawnee Mission School District welcomes students to the 2021-2022 school year! 
We look forward to a year full of learning, success, and being back together in our schools.

This page provides a list of helpful resources for a successful start to the year.

Important Dates:
Thursday, Aug. 12 – Classes begin and early dismissal for students in grades 1-6
Thursday, Aug. 12 – Classes begin for grades 7 and 9
Friday, Aug. 13 – Classes begin for grades 8 and 10-12
Monday, Aug. 16 – First day for Pre-K and Kindergarten


Families are encouraged to complete the optional Household Economic Survey (HES) as part of the Online Verification available on Skyward. The purpose of the HES form is to assist families and our district in the upcoming year.