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The Eyrie

  • September 20Seniors Breaunna Dowdy, Nathan Erickson, Keaton Jones & Lacey Leatherland are National Merit Commended Scholars.

  • September 1The Lady Falcon varsity & JV tennis teams brought home the win, 18-6, over SMW.

  • September 1Helmi Vuorimaa, senior, took 1st place individually in the varsity girls cross country at the SMS quad on Aug. 30.

  • September 1The guys cross country team placed 1st with a perfect score at the SMS quad at JCCC on Aug. 30.

Students intern for summer

Sion Worley, Reporter

August 18, 2017

Filed under Horizons

During summer break, upperclassmen usually apply for a temporary job in order to supply themselves with money to put towards college or shopping for themselves, and generally will not choose their first job to be a career that...

Seniors and Juniors: what to do next

Emma Collins, Feature Editor

April 18, 2017

Filed under Horizons

Attention, all seniors and juniors! Have you been thinking of what you need to do to get ready for the near future? The counselors have some advice on what to do and what to look forward to as the year comes to an end. Many...

Two students finalists for Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

Krystal Aleuy, Reporter

April 3, 2017

Filed under Horizons, News

Ann Marie Hrdy and Haley Nitz, seniors, were both finalists for the 2017 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards in Kansas. This is a nationwide program to honor young people for outstanding acts of volunteerism. Hrdy partnered...

Freshmen, sophomore students attend assembly on social media

Kieran Rippe, Reporter

March 6, 2017

Filed under Horizons, News

People’s privacy is not as secure on social media as many believe. That’s the message that freshman and sophomore students heard when they went to a presentation during seminar in the south gym on Thursday, March 2. Christa...

Scholarship Box

Madison Bonner, Reporter

October 24, 2016

Filed under Horizons, News

Scholarship: John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Scholarship Deadline: Jan. 7 Amount: $500-$10,000 Criteria: Available to grades 9-12. Applicants must register online and write an essay about the political courag...

Practice site for ACT proves useful

Jamie Pellikaan, Co-Editor

October 7, 2016

Filed under Horizons

For many students, the ACT is a looming test to determine eligibility for both scholarships and college. However, many may not feel prepared to take such an important exam, and may need additional practice at no additional cost. The...

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