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Top 5 Ways to Stay Healthy During the COVID-19 Oubreak

Top 5 Ways to Stay Healthy During the COVID-19 Oubreak

Dawson Patterson, Staffer

March 30, 2020

As we all know, a lot is going on right now in the world. COVID-19 has become a quickly-spreading worldwide pandemic. People are hoarding toilet paper, at least 35,339 people have died globally and 742,283 have contracted the novel coronavirus, cruises and flights are being canceled, and we're all just...

Black History month Spirit week

Black History month Spirit week

Krystal Grider, Staffer

February 25, 2020

Black History Month means a lot to African American culture. I've never been at a school that supports Black History Month, they have a spirit week for it different days you can dress up and they even have HBCU colleges coming in as well. Smoky Hill is getting a little buzz from doing this because th...

Student Film Festival

Student Film Festival

Cristina Tapia Castellanos, Staffer

February 18, 2020

This March the Cherry Creek School District invites every high school in the district to join the film festival. The film festival is a short film competition open for high school students in the district. The films will be evaluated and you could win a prize or cash. “The full list of placements,...

Class of 2020 Graduation Performer

Class of 2020 Graduation Performer

Krystal Grider, Staffer

February 5, 2020

To make Smoky Hill's graduation more fun, upbeat and more meaningful the activities is looking for seniors with varied talents to participate in the commencement ceremony. seniors may audition for three types of performances, either speech and or dramatic reading or musical presentation. Scott Cohen...

Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day

Tori Griffey, Staffer

February 3, 2020

February 2,2020 was Groundhog day. Groundhog day has been a tradition since 1887 in Pennsylvania. Groundhog day is the day where a groundhog named Punxsutawney Phil comes out of his hole to see if he can see his shadow. If Phill sees his shadow then according to tradition, there is supposed to be six m...

Incoming 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th Graders…

Incoming 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th Graders…

Krystal Grider, Staffer

January 31, 2020

Shadow days are a good program for all incoming grades to Smoky Hill. Suzi Zollener is the person running it and she answered a few questions about it. What is Shadow Days? “Shadow days are for prospective students who are looking to come to Smoky Hill and we pair them up with a student at Smoky Hi...

Chicago Musical

Chicago Musical

Cristina Tapia Castellanos, Staffer

January 30, 2020

This spring, the Smoky Hill High School Performing Arts Department presents students and parents with the Chicago musical. The Chicago musical is based on the movie that was originally made 17 years ago. “It’s one of the most popular broadway musicals that has been around,” said Mr. Brown, one ...

New Smoky Hill High School Trend

Bianca Richerson, Staff Member

January 24, 2020

A new trend on facebook trend created by Dolly Parton has everyone on facebook going crazy. On Tuesday, January 24th, Dolly shared a meme that contained pictures of herself and named after Instagram, Tinder, and Facebook. In less than 24 hours it blew up everywhere on  social media. Smoky Hill has to...

The 2019/2020 Wrestling Season

The 2019/2020 Wrestling Season

Tayler Sewick, Staffer

January 24, 2020

The wrestling team for Smoky Hill has done better than they have in many years. This is good because the wrestling team hasn't had that much love from Smoky Hill in the past couple years, and they need to be recognized for doing as good as they are this season. Before this year there has been a change...

New Graduation Requirements

New Graduation Requirements

Krystal Grider, Staffer

January 24, 2020

Graduation requirements for classes of 2021 and any other class after that has to pass the English and Mathematics capstone to be able to graduate. They also must have a minimum of 22 credits for graduation. Smoky Hill High School Website says, "At the end of the school year, a freshman has successfully compl...

Changing Schedules

Changing Schedules

Krystal Grider, Staffer

January 13, 2020

The first week back from winter break and the Counselors are super busy either having new students to the school or changing schedules. this is what Suzi Zoellner had to say about students and changing their schedules. Are students allowed to come in and change any class the prefer not to have? Zoelln...

Winter Wish Week 2020

Winter Wish Week 2020

Tori Griffey, Staffer

January 12, 2020

The annual winter wish week is approaching fast. This year's winter wish week will take place on January 27-February 1. Wish week is a whole week where the school focuses on donating money to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. This year the kid we are raising money to support is named Taurean. Tauren is a 1...

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