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December 2020 Boys Basketball Photo Gallery

December 2020 Boys Basketball Photo Gallery

BV West yearbook and Spotlight Media photographers are committed to publicizing activities before, during and after COVID-19.

BV West boys basketball notched their first win of the season on Dec. 8 against Gardner-Edgerton 56-32. JV won as well. As the season continues, scores and photos will be added to this post. ...

December 2020 Swim & Dive Gallery

December 2020 Swim & Dive Gallery

Publication students are committed to recording events for the BVW community before, during and after COVID-19.
Emily Gordon, Photographer December 9, 2020

Dec. 3 vs. BV North. The Jaguars won their first meet by three points.  State Qualifiers: 200 medley relay, Sam Pankratz, Aidan White, Grayson Moyer and the 400 free relay. State Consideration:...

December 2020 Wrestling Photo Gallery

December 2020 Wrestling Photo Gallery

Commitment to parents to share photos of student competitions
Ashley Holker, Chloe Meuhlmeier, Photographers December 9, 2020

Winter sports will continue without fans until Dec. 11. Although parents will be allowed to attend events per the KSHSAA Dec. 8 decision, BV West Spotlight Media and yearbook are committed to sharing photos...

A young woman holds a Black Lives Matter sign with the names of black men and women killed by police officers in the United States. She was participating in a March for Justice on May 31 in Kansas City's Country Club Plaza. The demonstration began peacefully but escalated to violence and looting. Police attempted to disperse the crowd with pepper spray, rubber bullets and tear gas.

Student journalist records outrage over death of George Floyd by Minneapolis, Min. police

Senior Carly Liggett attended the demonstration at Kansas City's Country Club Plaza on May 31.
Carly Liggett, Photographer June 3, 2020

     Demonstrations rocked most major cities in the United States following the death of George Floyd on May 25, 2020 after Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin pressed his knee on Floyd's...

The Coveted! It isn’t everyday you see a tower of toilet paper in the storage room of a house, but this what the world is like in March 2020. As more people are self quarantining, more people are rushing to stores to stash up on necessities, especially toilet paper.  Despite a shortage on toilet paper, there are no shortage of toilet paper memes!

Life During a Pandemic

Sophomore tells his story while at home during COVID-19 pandemic
Tyler Tomlen, Guest Contributor April 7, 2020

Sophomore Tyler Tomlen was given an assignment in his 21C Journalism class to take a series of photos. His photos were to tell a story of interest to students at Blue Valley West. He decided to put it...

Fall 2019 Signees

11 athletes sign National Letters of Intent

Soccer, baseball, softball players and a swimmer pursue their sport at the college level

Representing four sports and countless hours of dedication, 11 seniors signed their National Letters of Intent in front of a packed gym on Nov. 14 at BV West. Athletic director, Cindy Roach served as the...

New inductees into NHS hold lit candles to represent the impact of knowledge at the induction ceremony on Nov. 7.

National Honor Society holds annual induction ceremony Nov. 7

Qualified juniors and seniors recognized at evening event
Macy Saulsbury, Photographer November 16, 2019

Freshman concert choir students perform in the Fall Concert on Oct. 10.

Fall 2019 Choir Concert

Photo Gallery of Oct. 10 Concert
Gabi Alexander, Maddie Merchant, Photographers October 28, 2019

Choir students in all performance groups performed a variety of music. All grades had soloists and featured ensembles.           ...

With the junior class and the pep band in the background, senior Jacob Stenslie runs around the gym as a part of the JAG FLAG crew.

Senior Send Off

April 23 assembly last for Class of 2019
April 24, 2019


Signaling his love to fellow seniors, Tommy Sulentic gives a gesture of peace. Sulentic and Mahoney brought the

April 23 Assembly

Senior's last assembly filled with enthusiasm and goodbyes
April 24, 2019


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