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Sources Of Strength Week

Sources Of Strength Week

Tori Griffey, Staffer

October 8, 2019

Smoky Hill High School is spending an entire week dedicated to the Sources Of Strength. The Sources of Strength each represent a positive way that people share their voices. This week each day is dedicated to a certain strength on the wheel. “ This is the first year Smoky Hill High School is doing...

AP testing!

AP testing!

Cristina Tapia Castellanos, Staffer

October 4, 2019

The Advanced Placement program remains a popular way for students to receive college credits for AP courses designed to make students pass the exam. This year the college board has made a drastic change in deadlines to register for the AP exam and a new way to bubble for the exam. “Bubbling is not do...

Smoky Hill Students Can’t be in the Hallways

Smoky Hill Students Can’t be in the Hallways

Krystal Grider, Staffer

October 4, 2019

    Around Smoky Hill High School i've been hearing kids talking about ,“ugh this is dumb why we cant be in the hallways on our off period,” So I wanted to go more deep into it and start asking the professionals. I interviewed Trevor Vanluiet the head security guard of Smoky Hill High School...

Concussion Aviation

Concussion Aviation

Tayler Sewick, Staff

September 12, 2019

 Head aching, hands are shaking, the pain is violent. The next moment your falling into darkness and no way out of the pain in their head. That is what it looks like when you don't get the concussion protocol. no one wants to know the pain of an unchecked concussion when they are in a sport or an in...

UGH LATE AGAIN!!!

Austin Huntsman, Staff

September 4, 2019

  The students watch the sunrise get dressed, head to the kitchen to get some breakfast, head out the door they walk to the bus stop when the bus is not there at 7:45, Stomach starts the ache they start to shake being scared that they are late busses get there 8:10 10 minutes late that  mak...

Bringing the culture back to Smoky!

Bringing the culture back to Smoky!

Marcus Risley, Staffer

September 4, 2019

Our principal Mr. Puga worked really hard to get a chicano studies class into Smoky Hill. “ I saw that only 4 schools had a class like this in the DPS district. I asked Metro State University if they would be interested in doing something like this at Smoky and eventually they agreed," said Puga.  Mr....

Student Governments New Set Up

Student Governments New Set Up

Krystal Grider, Staffer

August 30, 2019

There is a big change in Student Government(StuGo) this year. Instead of having a bunch of  students in one class they split up the upper class from the lower class. Alexandra Bindley said ¨Its going to be a lot different for us planning homecoming because the comity is smaller. StuGo has to plan a...

Ugh! So Many Calls.

Ugh! So Many Calls.

Hailee Ruelas, staffer

August 28, 2019

    Even though she’s scheduled to come into school at 7:15, she arrives at 6:30 to respond to the hundreds of phone calls from parents. Late busses have made Karen Jenkin's  job almost twice as hard as it should be. As tension and frustration rises in the attendance office. There is a need to find...

Peter Pan’s Former Life

Peter Pan’s Former Life

Dawson Patterson, Staffer

August 28, 2019

Not many people know that Peter Pan had another life before he became the adventurous, never-aging kid we all know him as. This Fall, SHHS will be performing Peter and the Starcatcher, a story about Peter Pan’s former life. Mr. Brown, the performing arts director said, “It is important for stud...

School Year Goals and Excitements

School Year Goals and Excitements

Bianca Richerson, Staffer

August 28, 2019

  This year over thousands of students are waking up at 6 in the morning, getting ready, and then walking into school with their excitements and new goals they have for the new school year. Freshman Nicoleta Costache is very excited for this new year and here’s why, “I’m really looking forward t...

Smoky Hill Alumni, Claudia Mora

Smoky Hill Alumni, Claudia Mora

Jhohaivis Madrigal, Staffer

August 26, 2019

For the first time in forty-one years, Claudia Mora, a trade student alumni from the class of 1978, came to visit Smoky to see all that had changed. She came from Columbia after graduating from high school there to improve her English here in the United States. Mora also got involved with the tennis te...

Summer Baseball

Summer Baseball

Bianca Richerson, Staff

May 17, 2019

Baseball season has ended and next year baseball players and looking forward to summer baseball. Summer baseball starts next week on Tuesday and the boys are getting ready to play.  Someone who is really looking forward to summer is junior Alan Yarbrough. “ I am really looking forward to having as mu...

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