On August 24, 2020, members of the Greater Kansas City Suburban Conference, representing 27 schools in the Kansas City, Missouri area, voted unanimously to continue with all fall activities that are offered in the GKCSC. Fall activities include the following sports governed by the conference:
- Boys and Girls Cross Country
- Girls Golf
- Boys Soccer
- Boys Swimming and Diving
- Girls Tennis
All member schools cited the importance of health and safety guidelines while participating in upcoming league practices and contests. Individual schools and districts will be sharing with their communities ways in which they will be providing safe and healthy environments for students, staff, and spectators at all future fall events.
This information is subject to change at anytime. Please keep up with our district and school webistes and social media for updates.
Last Updated: August 25, 2020
Due to the limitations on mass gatherings, the following restrictions will be in place until further notice.
- Each participant will be allowed two (2) tickets for spectator attendance. This includes all organizations that may be participating in the event (Band, Color Guard, Cheer, SHS Dazzlers).
- Spectators must present the ticket to gain admission.
- Spectators will NOT be charged for admission.
Masks & Social Distancing:
- Masks are required at all indoor and outdoor events and venues.
- Social Distancing should be maintained at all events and venues.
- We recommend that fans bring their own seating (lawn chairs) to outdoor events.
Band, Color Guard, Cheer & SHS Dazzlers:
- During Football Events, SHS Band, Color Guard, Cheer and Dazzlers will be allowed two (2) tickets for spectator attendance.
- Our SHS Band will conduct all performances prior to the football game and during Halftime.
- SHS Color Guard and Dazzlers will perform during half time and will exit the field following their performances.
- Smithville School District will allow concessions to be open during sporting events.
- All concessions will be pre-packaged to limit contact.
- Thanks to Eric Craig Real Estate Team, live streaming services are free to all fans.
- To view our livestrem, follow the steps below.
1. Visit www.nfhsnetwork.com
2. Search Smithville High School - Smithville, MO in the provided Search Bar (top of page)
3. Click on the Live Event you wish to view.
4. IF this is the first time using this site, you will need to create an account. Again, this service is FREE.
The limitations on away contests will be determined by the host school. These limitations will be wide ranging and will be communicated to our coaches. It is impossible for us to guess the restrictions as we compete in several different counties with several different guidelines.