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Free Donuts for 2020 Seniors

Free Donuts for 2020 Seniors

Arian Jensen

May 15, 2020

For the class of 2020, it has been a hard couple of months, having a different graduation experience. Krispy Kreme is here to celebrate with some sweets and give back to 2020 Seniors.    According to the Krispy Kreme website, through May 18-24, a new 2020 Graduate Dozen will be available for pur...

7 Ways To Stay Connected With Your Friends During Quarantine

7 Ways To Stay Connected With Your Friends During Quarantine

Dawson Patterson, Reporter

April 23, 2020

So, we're all going through tough times right now, not being at school and all. But I'm gonna give you a few ways to stay connected with your friends. It's hard not to be able to go to a friend's house, so try some of these other ways to contact your friends without being in the same room.      1...

A Day in the Life of a Pastor During Quarantine

A Day in the Life of a Pastor During Quarantine

Dawson Patterson, Reporter

April 14, 2020

We're all going through hard times right now, with us being in quarantine because of the outbreak. But, in these troubling moments, pastors and churches really have it hard. Pastors are in charge of running different ministries throughout the church community, and right now, people in that community...

Study Tips During Quarantine

Study Tips During Quarantine

Arian Jensen

April 13, 2020

These past few weeks have been hectic. Having to shift to online can be very stressful, but it is also very important to keep up with all your classes and making sure you do your assignments on time. “I personally would say that it's most productive for me to do all or most of my work when I first...

Quarantine Actvities

Quarantine Actvities

Arian Jensen, Staffer

April 5, 2020

  On Thursday March 26th, 2020 at 8 a.m. the state of Colorado declared an emergency Stay At Home Order. Let's be real, being in quarantine is not fun and it is hard to keep yourself busy. Junior, Taylor Miller, Senior, Miranda Johnson, and Junior, Hanna Morrison all share what they have been d...

Become a successful student during this crisis

Become a successful student during this crisis

Krystal Grider, Staffer

April 5, 2020

You can be a successful student by continuing to have motivation to want to finish out this year, regardless of what's going on. According to Forbes, “twenty six countries, including Japan, Italy, China, France and Iran, have shut schools nationwide. As a result, it is estimated that nearly 377 mi...

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...

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,...

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 ...

Chinese Coronavirus

Map as of January 27

Tyler Dortch, Staffer

January 28, 2020

An EAS alert goes across the screen, signaling that a virus is sweeping across the United States. Killing hundreds of thousands. Fortunately, this scene hasn’t played out in recent U.S. history. That could all change with a new virus coming out of Hubei Province, in China.  Throughout the worl...

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