smwest.com

The New-Look Cavs

The New-Look Cavs

February 13, 2018

Former Governor Sam Brownback.

Brownback out, Colyer in

February 1, 2018

Senior David Frohardt. All photos by Faith Duensing.

The Crypto King

February 1, 2018

Is Star Wars in Trouble?

Tyler Rains, Writer

January 7, 2018

On Dec. 14th, 2017, Star Wars the Last Jedi came out in theaters. It was the much anticipated sequel to Star Wars the Force Awakens which came out two years prior. It is the second movie of a trilogy planned by Lucasfilm's owner,...

Thanksgiving Break or Fall Break?

Tyler Rains, Writer

November 17, 2017

This year, the Shawnee Mission School District (SMSD) is tried something new for its Thanksgiving break. In past years, students have only had off the Wednesday before Thanksgiving and the days after. However, this time, stud...

Flipside Column: A Grounded Opinion

Tyler Rains, Writer

October 26, 2017

You probably know what astrology is, even if you don’t think you do. The conventional definition of astrology is the study of the movement and position of celestial bodies and its influence on human affairs and the natural w...

Recap of Lip Sync 2017

Tyler Rains, Writer

October 25, 2017

“Lip Sync” is an event put on by the Advanced Video Productions class in order to raise funds for their program. It is an annually recurring event, happening in the fall every year. This year, it was on Tuesday, Oct. 17. ...

The Last Hurrah: Volleyball Senior Night

Tyler Rains, writer

October 13, 2017

Senior night for Shawnee Mission West girl's volleyball started out like any other night. Before any senior-related festivities began, they had to play two sets of volleyball. Normally, a varsity volleyball game is played out...

The student news site of Shawnee Mission West High School