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SM South News

the student news source of shawnee mission south

SM South News

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Encountering Ecology

Greta Waller, Reporter November 3, 2022

On Wednesday, October 26, eleven environmental education students attended the 2022 Regional Eco-Meet at Ernie Miller Nature Center. They were split into 3 teams and placed in the top 3 spots, each...

Head Coach Nick Foster thanks the Varsity football team for all their hard-work over season after a playoff elimination.

Football finishes

Fletcher Knowles, Head Copy Editor October 28, 2022

Yesterday October 27th the Shawnee Mission South Football Team played their last game of the season against the Olathe West Owls at CBAC. The Raiders lost 35-55, rallying with three touchdowns in the third...

Dodgeball Fundraising Tournament Is On!

Dodgeball Fundraising Tournament Is On!

Noel Mohamed, Editor in Chief October 24, 2022

On November 7th and 8th, DECA will host a dodgeball fundraising tournament in the main gym, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Each team will be allowed seven members, but only six can be on the court at a time.    “We...

Pippin cast members rehearse for the show.

Pippin Revival

Ren Park, Culture Editor October 19, 2022
Pippin opens on Wednesday, October 26 and runs through Saturday, October 29 with streaming on October 30. Tickets are available for purchase at
Looking for a Job? Go to Counseling.

Looking for a Job? Go to Counseling.

Greta Waller, Reporter September 28, 2022

Beginning this week, students will have the opportunity to learn about different careers during seminar. It marks the beginning of South’s first Seminar Speaker Series. The initiative was organized by...

LGBTQ+ students and allies gather at walkout

Walkout for LGBTQ+ Rights

Ren Park, Reporter April 4, 2022

On April first, South participated in a nationwide walkout in protest against anti LGBTQ+ legislations. Students gathered in the stadium to peacefully demonstrate their support for the queer and transgender...

Girls Basketball Ceremony

Laiylah Walker, reporter March 23, 2022

Winter sports are officially over and with that being said banquents and award ceremonies are by-passing to make the season complete. Many athletes are bittersweet about the situation but there are more...

Theresa Love advises Micah McCord(left) and Jarvis Stevens(right) during advanced foods.

Covid Impacts foods class

Kareem Dadkhah, Reporter March 9, 2022

“At the beginning when everything was so unknown, it was kind of scary,” foods teacher Theresa Love said. “I actually didn't think I would be able to teach foods, so I was really excited that I could...

Seniors Vincent Antista & Megan Bogner walk at the Sweetheart Assembly.

Sweetheart Assembly

Reilly Smith, Photographer February 16, 2022

Rocky the Raider poses for Student Councils Promotional Material. This pose was later used on the Sweetheart Week 2022 Shirt.

Dance Off or Is the Dance Off?

Fletcher Knowles, Reporter February 11, 2022

“We learned that the dance was canceled in early December, and then just at the beginning of February, we found out that it was back on”, said Student Council Secretary Noa Vacek. The decision was...

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