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  • 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.

News briefs

August 18, 2017

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‘Eclipse’-ing at school— A “once in a lifetime” event will cross Olathe as a total solar eclipse on Monday, August 21, will be traveling from the West to East Coast. The eclipse will occur in Olathe from 11:40 a.m. ...

Briefs: Robotics, National Merit Finalists, Prom

April 18, 2017

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Robotics —  On March 16-18 the robotics team placed ninth against their competitors and were chosen as the number 12 team, which was the highest they’ve ever ranked. The team went to the Metropolitan Community College for B...

Briefs: Blood Drive, Mock Trial

March 21, 2017

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Blood Drive The spring blood drive, sponsored by Students Achieving Social Harmony, or SASH, and the Gay-Straight Alliance, or GSA, was held Friday, March 3, in the auxiliary gym from 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. SASH expected “appr...

Briefs: DECA, Scholars’ Bowl, Newspaper

February 22, 2017

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DECA DECA students have placed in the top four at two recent competitions. At Blue Valley High on Feb. 1, Ryan Hovey, senior, received first in Retail Merchandising; Cameron Clark, senior, first in Marketing Communication; L...

Briefs: Robotics, Debate, and Dungeons and Dragons

January 23, 2017

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Robotics  This year’s Robotics team will be competing at the First Steamworks competition on March 16-18 in Kansas City. Jason Smith, Robotics sponsor, hopes to raise $10,000 and to get sponsored by Anderson Engineers. ...

News Briefs

December 5, 2016

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DECA DECA students recieved top honors in their recent competitions, according to Amanda Doane, sponsor. They went against all the schools in the Northeastern region, such as Blue Valley and Shawnee Mission. At the last comp...

News Briefs: marching, mattress fundraiser, and debate

October 31, 2016

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Marching Festival The Falcon Regiment competed in the first competition of the season, the Festival of Champions, at the University of Central Missouri on Oct. 15. The competition had a preliminary round followed by a final ro...

News briefs May 2016

May 4, 2016

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Music festivals Band, choir, and orchestra groups performed in the state contest on Wednesday, April 13, with musical pieces they began preparing after winter break. Both the Concert and Advanced Chamber orchestras scored straig...

News Briefs- April

April 11, 2016

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DECA The DECA  team went to the Kansas State Career Development Conference on March 6. Two teams and  an individual qualified for nationals on April 23. Megan Myers and Luke Wardel, seniors, placed first in Role Play ...

March News Briefs

March 23, 2016

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Forensics   Veronica Wood and Kolton Lehman, seniors, placed second in the Improvised Duet Acting (IDA) category at a recent forensics competition in Paola on March 5. Lehman also placed first in the Tabloid Extemp catego...

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