National Merit Semifinalist Announcement

Ally Pruente

September 16, 2020

Our own SNMW students, Jesse DeBok, Gentry Gardner, Michael Kouri, and Elizabeth Kuffour are official National Merit Semifinalists.  National Merit is a corporation formed to recognize United States high school students w...

Free Meal Announcement

Ally Pruente

September 4, 2020

The food service department has announced that they’re offering free meals to students enrolled at any of the 47 SMSD schools. Meals are funded by the USDA as part of their Summer Meals Program. These free meals will continue ...

Yearbook Distribution

Stella Grist

July 21, 2020

On Monday, Aug. 3, the 2019-2020 yearbook will be distributed at NW. It will be a drive-by distribution, in which pickup is separated by last names. Pick up will be located in the front circle drive, where students will stay in the...

Senior Macbook Dropoff/Cap n Gown Pickup and More Things!

Zach Dulny, Staff Writer

May 14, 2020

Heyo Seniors!   Check your email for a message from Dr. Gruman giving you an update on Macbook Pickup! The week of May 18th will be when you will be returning your Macbook, picking up your cap n gown, picking up anything...

Upcoming Events

Bianca Smith and Rory Dungan

December 30, 2019

January 3: Varsity Basketball 5:30 p.m. (girls) and 7 p.m. (boys) at Shawnee Mission South Watch the Cougars take on the Raiders in their first game of the new year. The varsity games will be held in the Shawnee...

Upcoming Events

Roxanna Rodriguez, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

Dec. 9: Band Concert 7 p.m in the auditorium  Come see the band as they perform their winter concert. They will also have a second concert on Dec. 12, at the same location and time. Don’t miss it. Dec. 14: ACT Testin...

Cheer goes to State!

Michael Owens, Staff Writer

November 21, 2019

Your cougar's Cheer Team takes on State this weekend in Topeka. The State competition takes place from 4-10 at the Topeka Expo Center.  The cougars will perform at  -4:50 pm -6:00pm -7:00pm  and the finals wil...

Repertory class to put on Fall Rep Show Nov. 20-22

Rory Dungan, Copy Editor

November 13, 2019

The Fall Repertory Theatre Show will take place on Nov. 20-22 in the Little Theater. The three dates will showcase student-run, one-act productions made by the 4th hour Repertory class. There are seven individual acts, all which...

Cappuccino Day Nov. 22

Rory Dungan, Copy Editor

November 13, 2019

CCC will be selling cookies and drinks, including lemonade, cappuccinos and hot chocolate on Nov. 22. They will be sold for $1 each during the first four class periods, as well as during passing periods and before school. All...

StuCo will host MSFD dance Nov. 16

Rory Dungan, Copy Editor

November 13, 2019

The annual Mother Son-Father Daughter Dance will take place on Nov. 16 at 8 p.m. in the cafeteria. The theme is decades, so dress up with your parent or guardian and come dance the night away! There will be a costume competition...

Coin drive starts Nov. 11

Rory Dungan, Copy Editor

November 8, 2019

Student Council will begin collecting coins for the annual drive on Monday. All proceeds will be given to the Johnson County Christmas Bureau. All cash and coins will be accepted at any time, but each day will be dedicated...

Upcoming Events Nov. 2019

Bianca Smith, Staff Writer

November 6, 2019

Nov. 7: Northwest Choir Festival- 7 p.m. in the Northwest auditorium Come support all of the students in the choir as they sing at the Choir Festival!   Nov. 9: KMEA Auditions- All day at Olathe East Music stude...

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