Weekly Announcements

Below are announcements and calendar items for the week of November 12- 16, 2018. This email is sent out weekly to keep you up to date with activities and information going on at East.  

Monday, Nov 12 – First Day of Winter Sports

Thursday, Nov 15 – Group (Clubs) Picture Day

Nov 19-23 – No School – Thanksgiving Break


Finals Schedule:  SM East Schedule Final Exams Fall 2018.pdf

SM East Building Calendarhttps://smeast.smsd.org/about/calendar

SFL Sports Calendarhttps://www.sunflowerleague.org/public/genie/403/school/12/

**Senior athletes continuing their athletic career at the college level, are invited to participate in our Signing Day celebration on Wednesday, November 14th at 2:50 in the Cafeteria.  If you are interested in joining us to acknowledge your accomplishments, please see Mrs. O’Grady in the office for a packet. Completed Bio forms are due back to her by Monday November 12th at 3:00.

**Student ServicesLast day to request a spring semester schedule change is Fri., December 14th. Students should check their spring schedules in Skyward now and see their counselor as soon as possible if they have any questions. No schedules will be changed or reduced after December 14, except in case of error or missing graduation requirements.

**Seniors:  If you have FAFSA or college financial aid questions, plan to attend the SMSD Financial Aid Night, for ALL SMSD students:  Wed. Nov 14 at SM South (in the Learning Commons), 6:00-8:00 p.m. You can ask financial aid questions and get help completing the FAFSA. Bring your 2017 parent/student tax returns, your W-2, Social Security number, and a laptop.

**STUCO Events and Fundraisers:

Tuesday, November 13thLancer Talent Show

o   Stop by the Auditorium for a night of talent! Starts at 6pm, and its $2 for performers and audience members - Benefitting the JCCB.  

Thursday, November 15th - Breakfast Fundraiser

o   Join us and Chick-fil-A for breakfast on the sidewalk by gym doors. We will have $4 chicken biscuits, $1 donuts, water included. Bring Cash, starts at 7:30am! This will benefit the Johnson County Christmas Bureau.

Wednesday, November 28th - Spirit Night

o   Come down to Salty Iguana from 5-9pm to show your Lancer Spirit, 10% of the proceeds go toward the can drive. Be sure to show your Student ID, a screen shot of the flyer, or mention East - Benefits the Johnson County Christmas Bureau.

The Can Drive collection of non-perishable food continues through Friday Nov. 16th, food can be left on the tables inside the main lobby.  Checks are welcome to support the work of the JCCB, and can be made out to SME Student Council and left in the office or mailed to SME.


  • FINALS CARE PACKAGES ARE BACK by popular demand! Consider purchasing one for your student and contributing a little extra for additional students.  This is a feel-good fundraiser for SHARE's discretionary account to reward service and contribute to organizations we serve. To order, fill out the online form here.  
  • Please check our website link here for all upcoming SHARE opportunities and additional service requests. Click each event on our calendar to find out how to sign up or get involved. 

And remember, it's always a great day to be a Lancer!