BVNW updates flooring

BVNW updates flooring

May 29, 2016
Filed under NEWS, Photos, Top Stories

Baseball wins first game of regionals, 6-5, and loses second game, 0-2

Baseball wins first game of regionals, 6-5, and loses second game, 0-2

May 19, 2016
Filed under Photos, SPORTS, Springs Sports, Top Stories

The fans sat on the benches, dripping in cold rain as they watched the baseball players study each other's moves. At the bottom of the seventh inning, BVNW was down 0-2 against Olathe South. If they won this game, they would go on to play state. If not, it was the end of the season. Thursday nigh... Read more »

Woods program receives donation from Ryobi company

Woods program receives donation from Ryobi company

Gabe Swartz, Sports Editor
May 18, 2016
Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

After creating a mechanical clock as part of a SkillsUSA competition during her junior year, 2016 graduate Alexa Summers made it her goal to get the woods program at BVNW a scroll saw. Despite constant pandering by Summers with wood teach teacher Don Gustafson and Darren Masten, a scroll saw was never ... Read more »

New schedule to pilot at BVNW and BVHS next year

New schedule to pilot at BVNW and BVHS next year

Natasha Vyhovsky, Editor-in-Chief
May 17, 2016
Filed under NEWS, Top Stories

The Blue Valley school district approved a schedule change Monday for next year that would pilot in BVNW and BVHS. The change would do away with TCB and replace it with a flexible hour of work time every day combined with lunch. The hour would be split, with half the teachers taking lunch the first... Read more »

Gallery: Class Day

Gallery: Class Day

May 13, 2016
Filed under Photos, Top Stories

University updates

Emma Bruce, Editor in chief
May 13, 2016
Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

After applying to Harvard, Stanford and KU, senior Benji Hawkins will attend the KU Honors Program next fall. "Well I didn’t get into [Harvard or Stanford] and I only applied to three schools, and those were the three, so I’m going to KU,” Hawkins said. Hawkins said when he initially made... Read more »

Review: Dare to Dazzle TV

Review: Dare to Dazzle TV

Lauren Fischer, Staff Writer
May 12, 2016
Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, Reviews, Top Stories

The lights dim, and the stage goes silent. 17 girls walk out, crossing in front of the audience, then making their way up the stairs and onto the stage. Suddenly, the lights go up, revealing a shiny silver background reflecting all the stage lights and the BVNW Dazzlers wearing black glittery outfits.... Read more »

Facing feminism through multiple lenses

Facing feminism through multiple lenses

Ayesha Vishnani, Opinion Editor
May 10, 2016
Filed under FEATURES, Top Stories

With the players for the U.S. women's national soccer team filing a wage-discrimination complaint last month, concerns regarding gender inequality have resurfaced. BVNW students and staff shed light on how feminism and societal gender roles shape the process of understanding inherent gender differences.

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Baseball defeats GEHS for senior night, 5-1

Baseball defeats GEHS for senior night, 5-1

May 10, 2016
Filed under Photos, SPORTS, Springs Sports, Top Stories

The varsity baseball team defeated Gardner Edgerton High School Friday with a final score of 5-1.

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Looking back, moving ahead

Looking back, moving ahead

Kaitlyn Noon, Staff Writer
May 9, 2016
Filed under FEATURES, Students, Top Stories

Seniors in the halls discuss favorite memories and things they will miss after graduation.

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