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Get spooked at Elitch Gardens Fright Fest

Get spooked at Elitch Gardens Fright Fest

Elizabeth Fernandez, Co-Editor-In-Chief

When the sun goes down, haunting creatures, thrills and chills haunt the night. Enjoy all of your favorite Theme Park rides at Elitch Gardens after dark and prepare to be on...

October 17, 2017

All Hallows’s Eve Bash

All Hallows’s Eve Bash

October 16, 2017

Pumpkin Festival at the Botanic Gardens

October 15, 2017

Swimming Preseason Camp

Swimming Preseason Camp

October 9, 2017

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  • Marching Band Leadership

    The 2016-2017 school year may be coming to an end, but the 2017 marching band year is just beginning. Students who have participated in marching band ...

  • Club Authorization Requirements

    There are many clubs at Smoky Hill. All of the clubs however, are required to be authorized by the activities directors. There are over 50 clubs at...

  • SHHS Art Club

    Smoky Hill High School’s Art club is inviting you to join them in a  new way of creating and putting together creative images of your talent. T...

  • Sign up to Donate Blood Now!!

    On March 7, Smoky Hill will be hosting a blood drive from 8-9:40 am and 11am -1:30 pm. The event will be held in the upper cafeteria. “I think i...

  • Buff Traders Yearly Scavenger Hunt

    Buff Traders Yearly Scavenger Hunt

  • NHS spreading abuse awareness

    National Honors Society (NHS) is hanging posters around the school. The posters are there to spread awareness about abuse in any and all types of rela...

  • Free Hot Cocoa

    Sabrina Chavez On Wednesday, February 8th, Buffstanders will be giving out free hot cocoa. The hot chocolate will be given out, outside of the activi...

  • All CCSD Schools are closed

    All Cherry Creek District Schools are closed Jan. 5 due to weather. All activities and before and after school day care programs in the Distric...

  • Smoky Hill AVID Party!

    Yesterday the Smoky Hill AVID class had a party to celebrate this semester and bring some fun to some of the students who are super stressed.One of th...

  • Girl Bosses at Smoky

    Girl Bosses at Smoky

Student Life

Get spooked at Elitch Gardens Fright Fest

Get spooked at Elitch Gardens Fright Fest

Elizabeth Fernandez, Co-Editor-In-Chief

When the sun goes down, haunting creatures, thrills and chills haunt the night. Enjoy all of your favorite Theme Park rides at Elitch Gardens after dark and prepare to be on...

October 17, 2017No Comments

All Hallows’s Eve Bash

All Hallows’s Eve Bash

Elizabeth Fernandez, Co-Editor-In-Chief

Eeek! If you're a comic geek like me, you’ll love this great news.   The Pepsi Center is hosting Comic Cons very first annual Halloween party on Oct. 27 and...

October 16, 2017No Comments

Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake Frappuccino!

Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake Frappuccino!

Elizabeth Fernandez, Co-Editor-In-Chief

Unfortunately pumpkin spice season is coming to an end, but here’s one last recipe for you to try out this season! Speaking from a personal experience this Pumpkin Cheeseca...

October 16, 2017No Comments

  • Pumpkin Festival at the Botanic Gardens October 15, 2017
  • A preview of winter October 15, 2017
  • Christmas In October! October 9, 2017

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Academics

Six Cherry Creek School District high schools named to the Washington Post’s list of America’s Most Challenging High Schools

Six Cherry Creek School District high schools named to the Washington Post’s list of America’s Most Challenging High Schools

Haley Commons, Staffer

Smoky Hill High School was named as one of six Cherry Creek School District high schools to make the Washington Post’s list of America’s Most Challenging High Schools, ...

May 11, 2017No Comments

Welcoming incoming Juniors

Octavia Ford, staffer

High school can be a very laborious place, if you don’t take it seriously. It is important that you build a healthy relationship with your teachers and do everything they...

May 9, 2017No Comments

Senior exit assembly

Octavia Ford, staffer

The time is here, Smoky Hill class of 2017. All seniors and students are invited to join the official Senior Exit Friday, May 12 at 1:15 p.m.  We want to come out, congratu...

May 3, 2017No Comments

  • Getting to Know the new Assistant Principal April 27, 2017
  • CMAS Testing April 4, 2017
  • Winter Art Showcase March 23, 2017

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Sports

Swimming Preseason Camp

Swimming Preseason Camp

Rhonan Norvell, Co-Editor-In-Chief

The swimming season is back for our water buffs and to get the season started there will be a preseason camp.   Starting Oct. 9 in the Smoky Hill pool going through Nov. third ...

October 9, 2017No Comments

Passing of Kristin Callbeck

Mona Jabr, Magazine manager, Editor

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May 7, 2017No Comments

Welcome new Volleyball coach

Elizabeth Fernandez, Staffer

Smoky Hill continues to grow each year, and with it the necessity for additional staff. We are pleased to welcome Scott Nugent (also known as “Nuge”) as our new girls’...

May 4, 2017No Comments

March Madness

March 10, 2017

MVP Race

March 8, 2017

Why I Chose Lacrosse Over Baseball

March 7, 2017

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