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Juniors take free ACT

Juniors take free ACT

Tori Cooper, staff reporter May 19, 2015

For juniors April was a big month. On the 26th they took the ACT. Which was provided by the school. The ACT normally costs around $30 and is nonrefundable once it gets closer to time of the test. For Juniors...

Twenty-One Pilots puts a tear in my heart

Tori Cooper, Staff Reporter April 8, 2015

Before I get into my little rant about how much I adore Twenty-One Pilots and how much I love their new songs, let’s just use our imagination to really get an idea of my reaction. I get a text from one...

College bound

College bound

Tori Cooper, staff reporter February 27, 2015

College is one of the things that is on a high school student’s mind starting day one. Most people have an idea of where they want to go the moment the start their senior year, others it may take a lot...

Bring on the AP exams

Bring on the AP exams

Tori Cooper, Staff reporter February 25, 2015

Students and teachers have been preparing since the beginning of the school year for the advanced placement exams. There are plenty of students that are participating in the testing. Those who are know...

Guidance counselor Mr. Miller and guidance secretary Mrs. Lipin discuss something on the computer screen.  They are preparing the schedules for next years students.

New year for guidance and administration

Tori Cooper, Staff reporter January 23, 2015

It is that time of year again, students are preparing for next school year, picking classes that they are interested in or even that they are using to prepare them for college. The deadline to enroll for...

Sheeran danced his way into my heart and on screen

Tori Cooper, staff reporter October 20, 2014
Staff reporter Tori Cooper reviews Ed Sheeran's new music video for "Thinking Out Loud".
The volleyball girls bring it in for a quick group huddle between plays.

Volleyball crushes the Knights

Tori Cooper, staff reporter October 9, 2014

On Oct.7th, the girls volleyball team traveled to Francis Howell North to take on the Knights, having won their previous game against the Knights on Sept. 11th. We won the first game with a score of 25-17...

Twenty One Pilots makes the beat

Tori Cooper, Staff reporter October 6, 2014

  Over the last couple of years my music taste has completely changed, there is no doubt about that, but throughout my journey of revamping my musical tastes I have come across a band that has...

Left: Sarah Mueller, Center: Brittany Howard, Right: Eva Mich all anticipating where the ball will be played.

Volleyball takes on their season

Tori Cooper, staff reporter October 6, 2014

This year is the year. The girls volleyball team is moving along with their season. The Varsity team has been playing together since freshman year and they plan on making their final season count. They...

Boys Tennis takes on rain cancellations

April 4, 2014

After weeks of practices and warmups, the boys varsity tennis team finally played their first official match on Friday March 28th where they lost 1-8 against DeSmet. They had one match scheduled for earlier...

Sensations go to UDA Nationals

January 31, 2014

The Sensations take on UDA Nationals again this year in Florida. They will leave Jan. 30 and come back Monday Feb. 3. Throughout their time in Florida, they will compete, putting the essential amount of...

Wrestling brings the heat

January 17, 2014

The  varsity wrestling team took 4th place at the 24 team Lee’s Summit Tournament. Joey Ziegler place Champion, Luke Diener 2nd and Jacob Gajewski placed 3rd. During the The 24 team Lindbergh Tournament...

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