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The Shawnee Mission East Educational Excellence Fund (The East Fund)
Shawnee Mission East High School
7500 Mission Road
Prairie Village, Kansas  66208

Brad Stratton, President

All donations to The East Fund are tax deductible.  The East Fund is administered by The Shawnee Mission Education Foundation, a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization. 

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New Chairs are part of the "Extreme Library Makeover Grant." provided by The East Fund last year.

"Granting Success" - Check out what The East Fund is all about!  Great photos from the SME Harbinger staff, inspiring audio performed by the SME Drumline and thoughtful words of appreciation from SME staff members.

Lancer Legacy - 2014 Senior Wall Project
Purchase a customized ceramic tile for your graduating Senior by March 7th and it will be come a permanent fixture on the dedicated wall outside the Stage Gym.

Be sure to fill out the attached form below and submit by March 7th.  If you have additional questions, please contact Kelly Kendall at or 816-520-2486

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2013 Lancer Stampede Party and Benefit - November 9
The East Fund Auction was a great success - thanks to everyone who attended, donated, or helped with the planning.

There is still time to sign up for the parent parties featured at the auction.  Use the following link to pay online.

 Click here to sign up for parent parties from the auction

Innovation & Enrichment

It is with pleasure that we announce that The East Fund Board approved eleven grants for the 2012 2013 school year.  the following grants offer innovative equipment, help students engage in after school tutoring and create interactive classroom opportunities:

September Grants:

  • SME Late Bus
  • Digital Video Lab
  • Journalism SMARTboard cart
  • Legal Research iPad Learning Lab
November Grants:
  • Digital Printers for Photography
  • Environmental Education Animal Cages

February Grants:
  • 3-Axis Computer Numerically Controller Router
  • Robotics Challenge Grant
  • English Document Camera
April Grant:
  • Extreme Library Makeover
May Grant:
  • Ad Astra Conference for AP English Teachers

For more information, or to apply for a Grant, click on our Grants Tab.

Order a SME Yard Sign or Banner!
   The East Fund is again offering custom-designed SME yard signs with your student's activities.
   Download the 
order form today. 

New this year, The East Fund is also selling SME Banners.  Download the banner order form here.

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ontact Kelly Kendall @ 

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