Shawnee Mission South High School Counselors are available to assist students and parents with academic counseling and advisement, personal/social concerns, and post graduation plans relating to career and college. Please contact us at 913-993-7530  if you have any questions or concerns.

​Upcoming Events & Information
10/16/19- SMSD College Clinic @ Shawnee Mission East . 6:30-8:30                                                     
10/22/19- NACAC College Fair- KC Convention Center-  Free at
11/01/19-  AP Registration Deadline

11/05/19- Free FAFSA Assistance @ JCCC- 6:30-8:30
11/07/19-  Academic Awards Breakfast
11/13/19-  NCAA Signing Date (non football)

11/13/19- Up in Smoke- discussion on vaping 6:00- Indian Woods MS

11/13/19- Find your Fit Career Fair- 8:30-11:30-  (sign up in counseling)
​12/16/19- Cram & Cocoa


AP Test Registration Now Open!


  1. Enroll and pay for the exam by November 1, 2019. This year’s exam fee will remain unchanged at $100 per exam.
  2. Create an account through the College Board and his/her teacher. Teachers will give students a ‘Join Code’ for each AP course they take. (Note: A student does not need to be enrolled in an AP course to sit for the exam. Please contact Mrs. Lillis if you plan to ‘self- study’.) Through their College Board account, the student will indicate whether or not he or she intends to take the AP exam.
  3. Create an account through Total Registration. Total Registration will collect all fees for the exams. Payments can be made via credit card or check. The Total Registration link ( Full payment is due by November 1 for all exams.
  4. Note that College Board charges $40 per exam for any exam cancelled after November 4. We will refund cancelled exams, minus the $40 fee charged to the school.
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