BVNW to see building changes

BVNW to see building changes

Ayesha Vishnani, Opinion Editor
June 29, 2015
Filed under NEWS, Q&A, Top Stories

For the last weeks of the previous school year, teachers and students worked to pack entire classrooms into boxes. Those boxes are now stacked in the main gym, allowing construction projects to take place before students arrive back to school Aug. 12. This summer marks the final phase of the construction... Read more »

BVNW reacts: Supreme Court marriage ruling

BVNW reacts: Supreme Court marriage ruling

Ayesha Vishnani, Natasha Vyhovsky, and Zac Johnson
June 26, 2015
Filed under Multimedia, NEWS, Q&A, Top Stories

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Friday that same-sex marriage is a guaranteed constitutional right after a 5-4 vote. BVNW students, teachers and parents react to the decision, discussing what it means to them and its impact on the community. Sophomore Kira Flynn ... Read more »

Have a great summer!

Have a great summer!

June 17, 2015
Filed under Top Stories

BVNWnews is on summer break. See you in the fall!

Girls soccer claims 6A state championship

Girls soccer claims 6A state championship

Olivia Baird, Online Editor
May 30, 2015
Filed under Game Briefs, SPORTS, Sports Stories, Spring Sports, Top Stories

For the third consecutive year, the BVNW girls varsity soccer team captured the state title. Today's game against Washburn Rural High School ended with a score of 2-1. After having possession of the ball for the... Read more »

Girls soccer defeats Maize in state semifinals

Girls soccer defeats Maize in state semifinals

Natasha Vyhovsky, Editor-in-Chief
May 30, 2015
Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The BVNW girls varsity soccer team defeated Maize High School Friday night in the state semifinal game with a final score of 4-2. After what head coach Rick Pribyl described as a slow start to the game, with no scores made by either team for the first half, incoming senior Lauren Beischel scored for... Read more »

State track meet results

May 29, 2015
Filed under SPORTS, Spring Sports, Top Stories

Team rankings: Boys: 14th out of 29 teams Girls: 15th out of 29 teams   Individual placements: Hannah Vanbuskirk: first in high jump (5'4") James Atwood: third in high jump (6'4") Miles Alexander, James Atwood, Rohan Ghosh and Daeron Robinson:... Read more »

Fly Up assembly

Fly Up assembly

Olivia Baird, Online Editor
May 18, 2015
Filed under Multimedia, PHOTO GALLERIES, Top Stories

Below are the recipients of awards from the Fly Up assembly today. Husky Award winners: Freshman: Zac Oakes Sophomore: Johnny... Read more »

The Express interviews local band Tall Tales

The Express interviews local band Tall Tales

Zac Johnson, Senior Entertainment Writer
May 18, 2015
Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, Top Stories

Local indie rock band Tall Tales is set to release its new EP titled ‘It’s Just a Game’ May 19, which will mark its first official release. Tall Tales is a local band consisting of: Jack Ingram  (Vocals/Keyboards), Rylan Fisher (Guitar/Vocals), Pierce Turcotte (Lead Guitar), Andrew Hosler (Drums/Percussion)... Read more »

Spring athletic signing ceremony

Spring athletic signing ceremony

Ankit Kadakia, Managing Editor
May 6, 2015
Filed under NEWS, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Top Stories

Below is a list of students who signed athletic letters during TCB today in the Little Theatre. Track: James Atwood - University of Missouri - Kansas City Harjit Dosanjh - MidAmerica Nazarene University Lacrosse: Alexis Martin - Oklahoma Baptist University Baseball:  David... Read more »

Photo gallery: varsity baseball vs. Shawnee Mission Northwest

Photo gallery: varsity baseball vs. Shawnee Mission Northwest

Olivia Baird, Opinion Editor
May 2, 2015
Filed under Multimedia, PHOTO GALLERIES, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The varsity baseball team defeated SMNW 4-0 Friday night.

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Dazzlers to perform in annual spring show

Dazzlers to perform in annual spring show

Olivia Baird, Opinion Editor
April 30, 2015
Filed under NEWS, Top Stories

After months of rehearsal and preparation, the Dazzler dance team will showcase a variety of dances in their annual spring show, the Dazzlers’ Amazing Race, tonight and tomorrow at 7 in the PAC. Viewers can expect to see the 13 Dazzler dance team members perform in various groups and small ensembles.... Read more »

Photography on display

Photography on display

Morgan Lewis, Writer
April 29, 2015
Filed under Featured Students, FEATURES, Top Stories

Seniors Marie Nabors and Courtney Long have been accepted into an exhibit at the Nelson Atkins Museum of Art to display their work to spectators.

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