Shawnee Mission

KMBZ News Staff
August 13, 2018 - 6:16 am
The Shawnee Mission off-leash dog park is closed for five weeks for renovations. The main purpose for the upgrades is to improve access, so the facility will be compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act. "The main thing is more accessability, the new benches will be nice, and the fenced-in...
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Jim Cunningham
February 07, 2018 - 6:31 am
Kansas City, MO - The flu epidemic continues, creating problems with several local school districts and not just among the students. Finding substitutes for sick teachers has not been easy. Kelly Services provides substitute teachers for the North Kansas City and Shawnee Mission school districts...
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Rising Star Elementary, Shawnee Mission School District
Michael Ronnebaum
May 31, 2017 - 5:28 am
Some students in the Shawnee Mission School District may be assigned to different schools because of overcrowding at some sites. District officials are considering changes to residential boundaries. The district is trying to reduce the student-to-teacher ratio at some elementary schools, said Dr...
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Kara Marxer
April 24, 2017 - 6:06 am
The Shawnee Mission School District is warning parents that a show on Netflix may glorify suicide. The district sent out a letter cautioning parents about the program "13 Reasons Why," on the subject of teen suicide. School counselors said while the show has become very popular, it is also...
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