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The empty football field at the District Activities Center on the evening of Sept. 16.

‘Heartbreaking’ Football Game Cancellation Disappoints

Team Coming Back Friday For Homecoming Game
Elyse Bredfeldt, Reporter September 21, 2021

       The decision to cancel the varsity football game against Liberty North High School on Friday, Sept. 17, was met with disappointment.        The...

During third lunch, senior Hailey Gifford celebrates the top five homecoming queen announcements.

Homecoming: Top 5 Queen Candidates Announced

Candidates React During Lunch Announcements
September 17, 2021

The top five homecoming queen candidates were crowned at lunch Sept. 17. Voting for the Homecoming queen will be on Canvas for all students 9-12 grade starting Monday, Sept. 20. The top five are Suzie...

Food Pantry Making Strides To Help Hungry

September 17, 2021

Local residents came together to form the Hillside Church food pantry which works to help people in need get the food they need every day.

Student Musician Produces Own Music

September 16, 2021

Junior Fabian Sanabria talks about the differences of recording in a professional studio vs. recording in his own home and the struggle of being a small artist.    

A missing soap dispenser in one of the Staley bathrooms. Photo by Landyn Goldberg

Devious Licks Equals Devious Consequences

Students Hope Vandalism, Theft At School Will End
Landyn Goldberg, Editor in Chief September 16, 2021

    Schools across the United States have been plagued with a new epidemic: the devious licks. Students are joining in on a major TikTok trend where they steal items or vandalize their school. The items...

Homecoming: Meet The Queen Candidates

Homecoming: Meet The Queen Candidates

Learn About Top 11 Homecoming Court
Hannah Moore, Editor in chief September 15, 2021

          Alex Secaida, Lilly Utz, MaryPaige Miller, Christiany Miller, Chloe Stachowski, Ella Bartkoski, Vincenza Occhipinto, Sofia Cascone, Sydney Peck, Suzie...

Battle Of The Brains

Battle Of The Brains

Students Compete For No. 1 Spot In Class Rank
Charlie Warner May 21, 2021

     In a student’s sophomore year, their class rank is made available to them. Class rank is based on a student’s weighted GPA, so the more AP classes they take, the higher they are ranked.   ...

After missing their junior year Prom, seniors Leah Hayes, Cara Cannova, Luci Saladino, Collin Birch, Emily Cox and Sydney Hadsall wait to see who is annouced Prom king and queen May 1. “We all came together, and it was a great turn out,” said Hayes.

The Roaring ’20s

Senior Class, Guests Take To Dance Floor For Prom
Cassie Ford May 21, 2021

The boys basketball team celebrates after a 67-54 win in the C.W. Stessman Invitational championship game against Liberty High School at Liberty. Staley, who was ranked No. 4 in the Kansas City area by 810 Sports, played Liberty, who was ranked No. 5. “It felt really great because we don’t really get to play Liberty, and they’re always good competition, and it’s really fun,” said junior guard Asa Bridges.

Run That Back

Boys Basketball Picks Up Where They Left Off
Landyn Goldberg May 21, 2021

     Boys basketball was on the road to their first state championship in school history last season before being shut down by COVID-19, which solidified them as a true contender. As the 2020-21 season...

Lets Cancel Cancel Culture

Let’s Cancel Cancel Culture

Deplatforming Trend Has Gotten Out Of Hand
Charlie Warner May 21, 2021

      The expansion of social media in people’s day-to-day life has brought about the rise of cancel culture. Most people have access to a cell phone and are in the loop of celebrity news through...

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