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Winn’s Legacy

Winn's Legacy

Landyn Goldberg

January 30, 2020

As the school enters the latter half of its twelfth year open, one of the Staley original teachers has left. Foods, interior and fashion design teacher Christian Winn had her last day Jan. 10. The day was filled with a mix of cheer and sadness from students and faculty. As Winn reflected on her time...

Bringing the Green

The Leader of the environmental club is Sophomore Oliva Hutchcraft. She wanted to start the club to help the environment.  “I want people to learn about why being environmentally friendly is important and how to help others and themselves to be eco-friendlier while helping the community,” said Hutchcraft.

Sara Almansouri

May 13, 2019

In the 2019-2020 school year many new clubs are arising like an environmental club run by sophomore Olivia Hutchcraft. The environmental club is more of an awareness club and how to take steps to make the earth a better place. This club isn’t confirmed for the next year.   “I want people to learn about why being ...

Good Nutrition is Their Mission

At the concession stand, junior Hashim Abu prepares smoothies with ELL teacher Travis Mauzey Nov.16. Abu manages the money raised and paperwork for the smoothie production.

Alexa Schulte, Editor-in-Chief

December 21, 2018

As a part of a health initiative, the English Language Learning department makes smoothies for the student body. Their goal was to get healthy snacks to students instead of junk food from the vending machines. “The smoothies are something that will maybe hold their hunger a little bit better than...

Gymnasts Defeat Gravity and Signing Day

Highly ranked gymnasts’ seniors Victor Perez and Evan Manivong sign their letters of intent on Nov. 14 in the Performing Arts Center. Manivong signed to the University of Illinois and Perez signed to the University of Minnesota. “I was happy that it was finally signing day. I had been waiting for that moment for a while,” said Manivong. Photo by Lexi Valdez

Alexa Schulte, Editor-in-Chief

December 21, 2018

Two highly ranked gymnasts signed their letter of intent Nov. 14, seniors Evan Manivong and Victor Perez. Manivong signed with the University of Illinois and Perez signed with the University of Minnesota, both Division One schools.   “I was super excited and proud of myself that all my hard...

Making A Recovery

After being released from the hospital, senior Loa Grace returns to school for the first time. After the concussion, Grace was very sensitive to light and sound, so he wasn't allowed to use his phone or laptop.

Hailey Milliken

November 15, 2018

Football games under Friday night lights are usually a unifying and celebrated activity for students and athletes alike. But at an away game on Oct. 12 against Park Hill High School, quarterback and senior Loa Grace faced a tackle that left him unconscious, and he was taken to Children’s Mercy Hospital...

Pickle Fun with Helwig

Chad Kriby, Devin Judin, and Nick Ridpath

November 5, 2018

Helwig is a science teacher at Staley High School. Nick, Devin, and Chad enlightens us with her passion for science with a pickle. 

Taking Home Gold

Taking Home Gold

Kayla Pospisil, Staff

October 27, 2018

Coming home with a gold medal from the 2018 Special Olympics state competition in Jefferson City, Missouri, made for an exciting end to a season for freshman Casey Dodge. Dodge plays softball on the Blue Northstars Special Olympics team. “Casey is small, but mighty,” said Special Olympics Coordinator...

Horse of a Different Color

Horse of a Different Color

Sara Almansouri, Staff

October 26, 2018

    There are many extracurricular activities such as lacrosse, ice hockey, rugby, junior Gabby Landuyt does horseback riding. Landuyt has done horseback riding as long as she could remember.    “I got serious about riding five years ago,” said Landuyt.     That’s...

Get to Know the Top 5

Get to Know the Top 5

Kayla Pospisil, Staff

September 27, 2018

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