the student news source of shawnee mission south

SM South News

the student news source of shawnee mission south

SM South News

the student news source of shawnee mission south

SM South News

In the Kitchen

Greta Waller, Co-Editor-in-Chief March 24, 2024

In August, when much of the rest of this year’s senior class will be moving into college dorms, Ace Cofield will be flying 2,300 miles to Panama City, Panama. He plans to work as a chef at La Tapa Del...

On Monday May first, in Mrs. Doughertys 5th hour Jewelry and Sculpting class,  senior Taylor Smith work on her art project on the floor with the door open to prevent the fumes from the spray paint spreading around the classroom.

Art classes

Tommie Fisk, Photographer May 10, 2023

Filling silverware packets, Samuel Doran works at Chik-fil-A, his Post High jobsite.

Welcome to Post High

Greta Waller, Reporter April 19, 2023

“Every Monday is a party, every week. The students come in and they’re so pumped up and excited to see their friends. Their energy, their kindness, their empathy is just so cool.” Lisa Primrose’s...

Junior Aniya Clark admires the Environmental Ed class bird during a class project

Environmental Education

Sam Rowe, Photographer March 28, 2023

The Mental Game

Greta Waller, Reporter March 9, 2023

Sports are an intrinsic part of American high school life. Students enjoy Friday nights squeezed shoulder-to-shoulder in rows of bleachers as they watch football and basketball games. Cheerleaders, dancers,...

House-made hummus

Around KC: Jerusalem Cafe

Fletcher Knowles, Head Copyeditor March 8, 2023

When you are on a student’s budget you may be scared to get burned. Many people fear that someplace may not be worth the money and they tend to stick to what you know. But there are so many restaurants...

Madi Russel poses as students experiment with Speedlites. Students were in a  photo workshop at KU.

KU Workshop

Shea McNellis, Photographer March 1, 2023

Gavin Robert, Jolson Robert, Eli Peterson, Carolyn Armstrong, and Scout Matthews standing on a stage. Gavin and Jolson are holding their guitars. Jolson and Carolyn are laughing.

With the Band

Ren Park, Culture Editor October 6, 2022
Quite frankly, Quite Frankly is one of the hottest must-see rock bands in Kansas City. One day, they’ll fill up stadiums and coliseums and concert halls from coast to coast, but for now, they’re playing venues such as the Truman and Starlight Theater and building their very own local fanbase.
Unlocking South Traditions

Unlocking South Traditions

Reece Howard, Digital Editor August 10, 2022

At Shawnee Mission South, we have quite a few traditions that you will learn about during your four years here. These are a couple of traditions that’ll make your first year a bit more exciting.    On...

Senior Advice

Senior Advice

Kareem Dadkhah, reporter August 10, 2022

Jose Sorto  “The best thing to do is not put off work. A lot of people like to put things off to the very last minute and it's a very stressful thing for people to do. Keep organizing, and stay ahead...

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