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Save the Date

Sunflower families, please save the date for our Sunflower Back-to-School Night, Tuesday August 11th from 6:00-7:30 pm. More details to come, hope to see you there, and have a great Summer!
2020-2021 School Supply Lists K-6

Click here, then click the grade level tab on the bottom of the sheet.

Pick Up and Go Meals Update


The free food service pick up and go meals will continue to be available through July 24, 2020. We will be closed on Monday 5/25/20 for Memorial Day.


Pick up and go meals are available on Monday and Wednesdays from 10:30AM – 11:30AM at:


  • Comanche Elementary, 8200 Grant St., Overland Park
  • Rosehill Elementary, 9801 Rosehill, Lenexa
  • Shawanoe Elementary, 11230 W. 75th St., Shawnee
  • Hocker Grove Middle School, 10400 Johnson Dr., Shawnee​​​​​​​

These meals are free for any child ages 1-18 years of age and funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Children must be present for pick up. Meals distributed on Mondays will include 2 breakfasts and 2 lunches. Meals distributed on Wednesdays will include 3 breakfasts and 3 lunches. Menus are posted on the district web page but are subject to change due to product availability. Additional information and menus are available at: https://www.smsd.org/about/departments/food-service/smsd-pickup-and-go-meals.

***Staffing for 2020-2021 School Year***

As we are preparing for next school year, we are

happy to announce our teachers and grade levels!


Kdg - Ms. Thompson & Mrs. Wells

1st - Mrs. Fuchs & Mrs. Shackelford

2nd - Mrs. Avery & Mrs. Quick

3rd - Mrs. Audiss, Mrs. Foster & Mrs. Tesson

4th - Mrs. Dorsch & Mrs. McClain

5th - Mrs. Bulmer & Mrs. Wolf

6th - Mrs. Buttrey, Mrs. McMillen & Mr. Wagoner


Innovation Specialist - Mrs. Overton

Instructional Coach - Mrs. Constance

EL - Mrs. Moffitt & Mrs. Tuley

Social Worker - Jeanette Roberts


Art - Miss Lumpkin

Library - Mrs. Morrison

Music - Mrs. Martin

PE - Mr. Lockwood


Special Education, Resource Room - Mrs. Applegate & Mrs. Roberts

Speech - Mrs. Burcham

School Psych - Mrs. Drinnon

Behavior Specialist - Mrs. Weldon


SLC Program – Mrs. Sumner, Ms. Lester & Mrs. Sheridan

PTA Updates

Thank you for all of you who voted on the Survey Monkey link for our PTA board for the 2020-2021 school year.


Our Board for next year will be:

  • President: Ashley Little
  • President Elect: Sara O'Dell
  • VP of Membership: Katie Parsons
  • VP of Membership Elect: Melissa Mark
  • Secretary: Erin Miller Weiss
  • Treasurer: Katie Heffel
  • Treasurer Elect: Kelly Lonesk
  • VP of Ways and Means 2- Jessie Rinkes
  • VP of Ways and Means 2 Elect- Liz Bush


We still have vacancies for next year. If you'd be interested in filling one of our open positions, or would like more information, please email ptaboard@sunflowerpta.org.

Secretary Elect

VP of Ways and Means 1 (Fun Run)

VP of Ways and Means 1 Elect


Thank you again for your support of the Sunflower PTA.Please check out the Sunflower PTA Facebook page for helpful links and information that can be a source of support during this time! www.facebook.com/sunflowerpta/

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