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Gender Neutral Restrooms

Stephanie Martinez, Staffer

September 17, 2018


Filed under Check This Out!, Showcase, Student Life

  Smoky Hill is making changes around the school such as changing the dress code, adding a new redesigned section in the cafeteria, and adding gender neutral restrooms for students to use. The gender neutral restrooms is what’s making a lot more students feel welcomed.   T...

Places To Go To Help You Be Successful

Eyoel Naizgi, Staffer

September 17, 2018


Filed under Academics, Check This Out!, Showcase, Student Life

There are many ways to get help in school. There are resource centers, a testing center, a tutoring center, and you can schedule meeting with teachers when they are available. Karen Hamilton, the teacher that works in the social studies resource center, said “ the tutoring center is not open yet, but whe...

Next Step!

Christine Bailey, Staffer

September 17, 2018


Filed under Academics, Check This Out!, Showcase

I’d like to think of myself as a organized person. A person who likes to be ahead of the game to make all situations easy no matter how hard they may be. There were times I would start my day with stress, not knowing anything about the next step in my life. Last year everybody told me senior would ...

LET’S GO BUFFS

Brenton Force, Staffer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Check This Out!, News, NEXT, Uncategorized

Imagine, it’s Friday September 14th. The clock just struck 2:15 pm and you are being dismissed from class. Now you have a choice to make and that choice is to go to the pep assembly or to ditch it. This is a difficult decision to make for some kids. They could go and show school spirit or go relax ...

It’s a Smoky Hill Miracle

Christine Bailey, Staffer

September 7, 2018


Filed under Check This Out!, Showcase, Uncategorized

Tens and thousands of supporters, volunteers, and donors lead the Make-A-Wish foundation to present a wish of every child that is diagnosed with a critical illness; Smoky Hill believes that the wish participation can be a game-changer and an extreme inspiration by granting wishes that change the lives...

Forward, MARCH!

Bianca Richerson, Staff

September 7, 2018


Filed under Check This Out!, Showcase, Student Life

Smoky Hill’s marching band, the Hill Regiment Marching Band, has been preparing over the summer and the start of the school year for the season. The Homecoming Week, Monday, September 10th-Friday, September 14th, is the first event where Smoky Hill’s marching band really gets to show the school wh...

Let The Games Begin

Avery Bailey, Editor

September 7, 2018


Filed under Check This Out!, Showcase, Student Life

Monday, Sep. 10 EVENT: Power Buff Girls Football WHEN: 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. WHERE: The Swamp COST: $5 To Watch and $5 To PlaySIGN UP: In the Activities Office SOMETHING TO KNOW: The Class of 2021 - freshmen last year - won Power Buff in 2017. There are more aggressive groups and cheer for your fa...

Summer Jobs

Kailen Theel, Staffer

May 14, 2018


Filed under Check This Out!, News, Student Life

As the school year winds down, and summer comes around the corner, students struggle to find activities to occupy themselves. Jobs are great for teens who love to spend money (but don’t have it), need something to do, and have a great work ethic. The age required for different jobs vary. Some jobs allow 14 yea...

Spontaneous Combustion Auditions

Spontaneous Combustion Auditions

Tori Griffey, Staffer

May 10, 2018


Filed under Academics, Check This Out!, Clubs, News, NEXT, Student Life

Smoky Hill’s Improv group, Spontaneous Combustion (SpoCo), will be having auditions. They will take place today, May 9, at 3:45 pm in the Choir room. Their will be call backs on Thursday at 3:45 pm also in the choir room. At these auditions they will be having you play games to test many skills. They...

Bands Of Honor

Avery Bailey, Staffer

May 8, 2018


Filed under Check This Out!, Showcase, Student Life

Band students this year  were excited for CSU and CCSD honor bands. Many auditioned, but only a few made it in, two of them being Sophomore Blake Davis and Freshman Mya Woods. This achievement is just one step forward for their future in music.   Most people may not know what CSU and CCSD h...

North Korea and the Missles

North Korea and the Missles

Kailen Theel, Staffer

May 8, 2018


Filed under Check This Out!, News

The U.S. has been in a feud with North Korea since the Korean war, and most recently North Korea has spoken with South Korea about potentially giving up their nuclear weapons, not just stopping production and storing them, but getting rid of them. North Korea has had many tests of their nuclear weapons ...

What it’s like to be a traveling volleyball player

Bianca Richerson, Staffer

May 8, 2018


Filed under Check This Out!, Sports

Volleyball has always been a passion to me, it’s something that I love to do most. I have been playing volleyball for 8 years now. I play for Smoky Hill High School and I play at a traveling club team when I’m off of the season for Smoky. I have been traveling for volleyball for a couple of year...

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