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.

Registration for SMSD Summer Academy and Summer eSchool is now open.

Hay información en español al final de esta página.  

Summer Academy courses are in person classes that are being offered at SMN this summer. Summer Academy courses, with the exceptions of PE, Art, and Health, are for credit recovery only. Transportation and cost are the responsibility of the student/family.  These courses may use Edgenuity, an online credit recovery program, but the expectation is that students do this work under the supervision and assistance of a teacher and in person.  $170 per course

Summer Academy Brochure

SMSD Summer Academy Enrollment form for SMS Students

SMSD eSchool courses are virtual courses that are for initial credit. If so desired, these courses can be taken for credit recovery. However, it is important to know that these courses include 60-65 hours of online coursework. Students who enroll in eSchool courses should be self-starters and motivated. Transportation (orientation and final exam) and cost are the responsibility of the student/family. $180 per course

SMSD 2023 Summer eSchool Courses and Information

SMSD 2023 Summer eSchool Expectations

SMSD Summer eSchool Enrollment form for SMS Students

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out to your SMS counselors.

Niki Dosland             A-C & ELL

Chris Shelby             D-J        

Jasmine Morgan       K-Q       

Cindy Neely              R-T              

Traci Johnston         U-Z       


Información en Español……………..La inscripsión para la escuela de Verano esta abierta. Ofrecemos clases durante el verano si tiene un(a) estudiante que necesita recuperar una clase requerida para graduarse. Sin embargo, el costo y el transporte es responsabilidad de la familia. Hay un descuento para las familias que necesitan ayuda financiera. (pregunta #10 en la Información de eSchool (virtual) el verano 2023

SMSD 2023 Expectivas de eSchool 

Click aquí para registrarse para eSchool (virtual)

Clases de verano 2023 @ SMN (en persona)

 Click aquí para registrarse para "Summer Academy" (en persona)



If you need assistance from a social worker or counselor regarding academics, mental health support, or resources, let us know.

If this is a life-threatening emergency, please call 911 immediately.

If the emergency is not life-threatening, but you need to talk to someone, support is available 24/7 through Johnson County Mental Health at 913-268-0156,

the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255,

or the CRISIS TEXT Line. Text "HOME" to 741741 to connect with a Crisis Counselor.


Family/Student Request Form

Private School Shadow Days

We offer shadow days for current private school students who are interested in visiting Shawnee Mission South.  The 2022-2023 Shadow Days are October 24th, November 14th, December 12th, January 23rd, February 13th, and May 1st.   The student checks in at the main office at 7:30 and should be picked up outside the main entrance at 11:20. Students who are currently attending Indian Woods Middle will have a day planned specifically for them in January.  Please follow this link to register for an upcoming shadow day. SIGN UP HERE


If you have questions, please feel free to contact the Counseling Center at 913-993-7530 or email Christie Ross, Counseling Secretary, at .

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