The Mission

Nine seniors nominated for Shooting Stars program

Katrina Anderton

May 14, 2014

SM North has nine students who have been nominated by teachers for the Shooting Star Scholarship program. The nine nominees are seniors India Dawkins, Katrina Anderton, AJ Bonci, India Dawkins, Chacko Finn, Darby Huddleston, Ben Krouse, Sam LaPuma, Brent Wickliffe and Carina White. “I was so honored,...

North Student Body elected

North Student Body elected

May 12, 2014

Shawnee Mission North elected the 2014-2015 Student Body Officers and Executive Board. Sara Fiedler, Language Arts teacher, is the Student Council Sponsor. Student Body President: Ali Patterson Vice President: Corey Goodburn Secretary: Olivia Johnson Treasurer: Samantha Taylor Publicity: Gretchen...

Yearbook signing postponed

May 8, 2014

Yearbook delivery has been postponed and will not occur until after May 13. When the books have arrived, a definitive date for distribution will be announced. Juniors, sophomores and freshmen will be given a time to pick up their books. Class of 2014 Alumni (current seniors) will be able to come up...

Senior Finals are here

May 5, 2014

In less than two days the senior finals will take place. It will begin with third, fifth, then seventh block. The next day will be blocks two, four, then six. Friday will be first block final, this will be the ending of senior finals.  There will also be the senior picnic that day along with the group...

North hires new Varsity Cheer Sponsor

March 31, 2014

North has hired its new Varsity Cheer sponsor. Kathleen Frank will take on the duties as the Head Cheer sponsor for the North cheer squads. Frank is a substitute teacher in the Olathe and Shawnee Mission school districts. She has been a head cheer sponsor at Manhattan High School (2012-2013) as wel...

From Class Officer Speeches to Spring Assembly

March 26, 2014

On Thursday March 27 the regularly programed class officer speeches are going to be shown before the mandatory assembly for spring sports and spring court king and queen. Class Officer elections begin on Friday and end on Wednesday. The date for the reception of the spring court king and queen is still...

Shakespeare Scenes

February 25, 2014

The following students will be performing short Shakespeare scenes   followed by a reinterpretation/modernization of the same scene that is of their own creation on Feb 28 and March 1 at 7 p.m. This includes A Much Ado rewritten as characters from the Justice league, a conversation between Hamlet...

Seussical cast listing

Seussical cast listing

January 30, 2014

Here is the final cast listing for the spring lab musical, Seussical, the Musical! Cat in the Hat - Hannah Patterson Gertrude - Carly Hastings Mayzie - Madison Brown Horton - Tucker Bartlett Jojo - Kennedy Carter Sour Kangaroo - Carah Beets Bird Girls - Cassie Needham, Kealie O'Brien, Alex Cod...

Scenes from Shakespeare cast listing

January 30, 2014

The following students will partake in different scenes from Shakespeare. The show will be performed on Feb. 28, and March 1. Alex Leslie Aleister Hughes Chelle Ferm Dolan McNabb Emily Cooper Emily Watson Eli Peach Forest Kinsey Frank Dominguez Gabbi Oakman Izzy Benner Jess Bogan Joel...

Northman Interviews

January 24, 2014

Northman Top 20   What was your reaction to being nominated? What do you think has been your greatest achievement or proudest moment in your high school career? What does the title of Northman mean to you? What qualities do you think the Northman should possess?               ...

NJROTC Armed Exhibition Team honors veterans

NJROTC Armed Exhibition Team honors veterans

November 12, 2013

The Armed Exhibition team was invited to perform at a number of Veteran’s Day observances.  This year the NJROTC Team performed for employees at the Sprint Campus, the US Marine Corps and multiple high schools, middle schools and elementary schools over a four day period, from Nov. 7 through Nov....

SM North Literary and Art Magazine is First Class

SM North Literary and Art Magazine is First Class

November 7, 2013

Shawnee Mission North's Literary and Art Magazine, Indian Lore, received a "First Class" rating from the National Scholastic Press Association with Marks of Distinction in "content" and "photography, art, graphics and typography".   There are five ratings given; "First Class" is the second highest...

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