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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

Tracy Tetrick, 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.

Order a SME Yard Sign, Banner, or Senior Tile!

The East Fund is again offering custom-designed SME yard signs with your student's activities. 
          Purchase a Yard Sign Online

          Purchase a Senior Tile Online

          Download a Banner Order Form


For more a detailed description of signs and tiles, please see the order forms under the forms and links tab. If you have additional questions, please contact Lisa Kuhnke 

Innovation & Enrichment

It is with pleasure that we announce that The East Fund Board approved twelve grants for the 2013-2014 school year.  the following grants offer innovative equipment, help students engage in after school tutoring and create interactive classroom opportunities.

  • SME Late Bus
  • SME Band Instruments
  • Compost/Recycling Program
  • Questia Database Renewal
  • Future Lancers
  • Questia Database for Seniors
  • Printmaking Press for Visual Arts
  • Gym Sound System
  • Live Broadcast Improvements
  • Weight Room Upgrades
  • Focus on Freshman Training
  • Link Crew

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

Save the Date for Next Year's Auction: November 14, 2015!

East Fund Honor Campaign 

 Recognize a SME staff member or program through an honor gift. Your expression of gratitude and generosity will create a legacy of continuing excellence at Shawnee Mission East.

Make a Donation Online Today

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