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Buck seeks freshman class presidency

Buck seeks freshman class presidency

August 29, 2013


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Jacob Buck is running for freshman class president. Meet the candidate. How would you describe your personality? I can be quiet at times, but when I get to know someone, I talk a lot. I also try to help people when needed. I try to take the best decision and not the lazy way. Why do you want to b...

Heights seniors graduate

Heights seniors graduate

May 13, 2013


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Wichita Heights High School graduated 338 seniors at WSU's Koch Arena Sunday, May 12. For photos of the event go to http://smu.gs/17l9MSA...

YE Trade Show

YE Trade Show

Rachelle Voth

May 6, 2013


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The Youth Entrepreneurs at Heights High School have been preparing business promotions and had to present them on May 2 to classes that come.  The businesses range from nail care to pet care to working out to golf. Each student is competing for a vote, otherwise the ticket that is given to t...

Senior Slide Show: Part 2

May 3, 2013


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The Class of 2013

Building Volcanos

Building Volcanos

Rachelle Voth, Campus Writer

April 25, 2013


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Heights High School’s science department always has something going on. Whether it's building a volcano or doing a lab, the science department is busy. The volcano lab is just one example of the numerous labs that are done. The project begins by making a firm structure then layering strips of newspa...

Prom Royalty: Juniors

Shelby Burns, Sports Editor

April 15, 2013


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Prom is April 20th at the Abode. Prom starts at 8:30PM and ends at 11PM. The theme of Prom is Enchanted Arabian Sunset. This year’s nominees for prom royalty are: Princess Candidates: Brianna Hammond Brianna is looking forward to getting dressed up from her hair, dress, makeup, to her nails. He...

Prom royalty: Seniors

Shelby Burns, Sports Editor

April 15, 2013


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Prom is April 20th at the Abode. Prom starts at 8:30PM and ends at 11PM. The theme of Prom is Enchanted Arabian Sunset. This year's nominees for prom royalty are: Queen Candidates Chanell Nguyen Chanell is looking forward to after prom, and is determined to be the first on the mechanical bull! While...

SADD sponsors mock accident

SADD sponsors mock accident

April 15, 2013


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Friday, April 12 the SADD club sponsored a mock accident to increase awareness of the consequences of drinking and driving. Juniors and seniors attended a dramatization of a serious accident with the role of victims played by Heights students. Participation in the presentation were units from the...

Parks recognized for teaching

Parks recognized for teaching

Taylor Moseley

April 14, 2013


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Heights math teacher Steve Parks was named the USD 259 High School Distinguished Classroom Teacher for 2012-13. “In my opinion what makes Mr. Parks such a great teacher is that he truly believes that when a student fails he has failed. He also has the ability to make learning fun and to building...

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