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How the proposed SMSD policy change will affect you

Annalissa Houser and Rylee Garrett

June 26, 2019

NW students, We want you to know why you should care about the policy change the SMSD has proposed at the recent board meeting. We know that the words “school board meeting” aren’t always the most interesting, but this...

Cougar Core Schedule for 4/29

Stella Grist, Staff Writer

April 30, 2019

The next Cougar Core day will be on Monday, April 29. There will be activities, sports, and study hall. To apply, you need to meet the requirements and have the permission slip signed by a parent. The schedule is as follows: Hour...

Orchestra Concert Announcement

Lauren McFarlane

April 29, 2019

The SMNW Orchestra is having their final concert tomorrow night at 7 p.m in the NW auditorium. Seniors are invited to sit in the front because this concert is dedicated to them and all the hard work they've put in these past four...

STUCO Representatives

kate lawrence, Writer, Online Editor

April 29, 2019

In case you missed the announcements last Friday, these are your sophomore, junior, and senior class representatives. Sophomore Class for next year- *   Yeretzy Blanco *   Andrew Braun, Vice President *   Sophia Brewer * ...

Plant Sale Dates

Plant Sale Dates

April 16, 2019

Band Geeks Opening Night

Annalissa Houser, co-Editor-in-Chief

April 5, 2019

Come watch the juniors and seniors of Thespian Troupe 888 in "Band Geeks" tonight and tomorrow night at 7 p.m. in the Greg Parker Auditorium. Tickets are free with student ID.

Poetry Slam

kate lawrence, Writer, Online Editor

April 4, 2019

During tomorrows school day, April 5, the annual poetry slam will take place. Students will preform their own written poetry in the library. They will be scored and the top two scores will compete head to head later in the year....

District Band Festival March 25

Elizabeth Kuffour, Staff Writer

March 25, 2019

The symphonic band will be participating in the annual district-wide band festival this Tuesday, March 26. Director of Bands Penny Snead has been working with the band students to perform alongside the top instrumental groups fro...

Chili Concert March 6

Rory Dungan, Writer

March 4, 2019

This year, Band will host a Chili Concert in place of the normally annual Jazz Showcase. This is due to the multiple snow days the district experienced in previous weeks. The Chili Concert will include performances from Jazz Band,...

Cappuccino Day on March 5

kate lawrence, Writer, Online Editor

March 4, 2019

Tuesday, March 5th, CCC is hosting their third cappuccino day of the year. They will be selling before school and during hours one through four in the mall. They will have Cappuccinos, hot chocolate, half and half, lemonade and...

Diversity Assembly Feb. 29

Annalissa Houser, co-Editor-in-Chief

February 28, 2019

Join the NW community in our celebration of diversity in honor of Black History Month. Members of Cougars United tried to put together this assembly last year, but ended up with a tribute including poetry and a song during the...

Snow Day Adjustments

Cate Taggart, Co-copy editor

February 28, 2019

There have been several questions recently about whether or not the district will need to adjust the calendar due to of the number of snow days we have had this school year.  In Shawnee Mission, we built four snow make-up days...

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