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Head First Into Smoky

Head First Into Smoky

Haley Commons, Staffer
November 2, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Repairs are underway on the outside of Smoky Hill High School along Laredo St. at the northwest end of the building as of Sunday, October 30, due to a car hitting the school just feet away from the entrance near the Attendance Office. Eman John Isaacks, age 41, has been charged, pending investigati...

Boys Soccer Smoky Hill Vs Arapahoe

Amira Marie, Staffer
October 14, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Our boys Soccer team took on our rivals, the Arapahoe Warriors, at home on Monday. Both teams were at full force throughout the first half. Goalkeeper Pedro Alvarado had blocked several possible goals before Arapahoe went on to score. The first half ended with a 2-0 lead from Arapahoe. Our boys con...

Stop Clowning Around

Autumn Olson, Editor
October 6, 2016
Filed under News, Opinions

  With the upcoming presidential election, you would think my instagram and facebook feed would be full of memes mocking the two presidential nominees Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, however,with what started with just seeing a video of a “clown sighting” in Idaho on a newspaper page, has...

Halloween on a school day

Sabrina Chavez, Staffer
October 2, 2016
Filed under Check This Out!, News, Showcase

October has just begun and with that being said it is time to pick out your costumes for Halloween. Halloween will be Monday October 31. Unfortunately we have school but students are allowed to wear their costumes to school. Principal Chuck Puga said costumes must be school appropriate. “Am I going to ...

Rocky Mountain Showdown

Sabrina Chavez, Staffer
September 1, 2016
Filed under News, Sports

It is that time of year again; The Rocky Mountain showdown will be on September 2 at 6 pm. The CU vs. CSU game will be held at The Sports Authority Field.   The tickets will be sold for more than half off their original price. The tickets will be $25 instead of the original $55. Tickets can be pu...

Student Tech Aid Opportunity

Student Tech Aid Opportunity

Kyna Fitzpatrick, Website Specialist
August 26, 2016
Filed under Academics, News

Mrs. Celine Perea is the new Instructional Technology teacher this year. Perea is looking for students to become Tech Aides, and help out with technical problems around the school. This pass or fail class is available for all students, but will not show up as an actual grade in Powerschool. “They[stu...

DECA Apprentice Project Finals

DECA Apprentice Project Finals

Krystal Limon, Staffer
May 19, 2016
Filed under Clubs, News, Showcase

Apprentice Project is an in-class project for all Marketing One students, it takes place over four weeks. Every week of the of the competition the field narrows down until there is one class winner. Wed. 5/18 students were excused early to prepare and set-up for the all school Apprentice competition. The...

Smoky Baseball Goes to Coors Field

Smoky Baseball Goes to Coors Field

Krystal Limon, Staffer
May 18, 2016
Filed under News, Sports

Monday, May 16, all of Smoky Baseball, Varsity, Junior Varsity, C-Team, and Freshman team attended a field trip to Coors Field for a scrimmage game against Austin Valley. “[Smoky Baseball] was able to do that because as one of our fundraisers we sell Rookies tickets and if you sell so many tickets th...

New DECA Officers

New DECA Officers

Krystal Limon, Staffer
May 17, 2016
Filed under Academics, News

New DECA officers were chosen on Friday, May 13 and Monday, May 16. The interview consisted of a three to five minute presentation on their ideas or vision for the position. Students were expected to research the position and present on how they could improve the DECA program. DECA is an international pro...

Running camp

Elizabeth Fernandez, Staffer
May 17, 2016
Filed under News, Opinions, Showcase, Student Life

Come experience the fun and excitement of belonging to SMOKY HILL CROSS COUNTRY RUNNING TRADITION!   Smoky Hill is having a summer CC running camp for Smoky students only. To receive information, go to the first meeting which will be held on Tuesday, May 17 at 2:45 p.m. in Coach Manley’s Auto...

Community service hours

Elizabeth Fernandez, Staffer
May 16, 2016
Filed under News, Student Life

Nothing to do this Summer? Consider volunteering. Between June 8th through July 27th Independence Elementary school needs student volunteers to help with a Summer reading program every wednesday morning from 9:00-10:30 a.m. This is a great opportunity to not only earn Honors, IB NHS, or CAS community ser...

Library Lockers to Become Next Art Installation

Library Lockers to Become Next Art Installation

Rachel Ellis, Editor-in-chief
May 16, 2016
Filed under News

Resident art instructor, Gayle Brown, as well as an estimated 60 hand-picked volunteers will be working hard to turn the lockers just outside the library into book spines starting May 31 and the project is projected to end June 3. Brown will be using laser cut stencils to create recognizable titles along the lockers, such as Animal Farm...

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