Epic Wins Best in Show at National Convention

Sydney Miramontez, Writer

May 3, 2013

This past weekend, members of our Epic staff traveled to San Francisco to compete in the National Scholastic Press Association's convention. The Epic placed first in the category of Best in Show, beating out fellow rival Shawnee...

Pittsburgh State Math Competition Results

Sydney Miramontez

April 19, 2013

The Pittsburgh State Math Competition took place on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. The competition included 18 large schools including Shawnee Mission, Olathe, and Blue Valley High Schools. We had many West students participate in...

Breaking News: SMSD announces new Superintendent

March 12, 2013

Heads up Shawnee Mission, there is a new man in town. Effective July 1, 2013, the Shawnee Mission School district will have a new superintendent. Dr. Jim Hinson of Independence, Missouri will take the reigns and begin his ...

SMWest vs. SMSouth Coaches vs. Cancer 2nd Annual Chick-Fil-A Contest

January 29, 2013

For the second year in a row, Shawnee Mission West and Shawnee Mission South have competed for one week, leading up to the Viking vs. Raider basketball game at South, by purchasing a chicken sandwich and telling workers what school...

Study Tips for Finals

December 10, 2012

Well everyone, it’s Finals Time. Get ready for the most stressful, sleepless, and tiring week of the first semester. (But somewhat rewarding) Here are some helpful tips to keep you on the right track for acing those pesky exams! 1. Probably...

Homecoming Recap

October 25, 2012

Homecoming season has finally come to an end. It seemed like a never ending process from dress shopping, to dinner planning, to decorating, and the list continues. HC week was much anticipated this year and it didn't fail, for...

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