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Suicide Resources

Suicide Resources

Hannah Holladay and Mikaela Schmitt

January 21, 2018


Filed under Features, Top Stories

  Helpful Resources -National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255 -Student Wellbeing: www.bluevalleyk12.org/studentwellbeing -Youth Suicide Information: www.jasonfoundation.com -Johnson County Mental Health Resources: www.jocogov.org/suicideprevention -BV West Counselor Offices:...

New Courses Being Offered to Students

New Courses Being Offered to Students

Jonah Park, Managing Editor

January 17, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

As the enrollment deadline is only a few days away, students may consider taking one of the courses that was previously unavailable for BV West students. These new courses include AP Seminar, AP Research, AP Environmental Science and Honors Chemistry. AP Capstone Seminar and AP Research are among...

JV Wrestling

JV Wrestling

Sydney Holsinger, Photogrpaher

December 17, 2017


Filed under Photo Galleries, Top Stories

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Veteran’s Day Assembly

Veteran’s Day Assembly

Mady Fancher and Molly Saporito

November 23, 2017


Filed under Photo Galleries, Top Stories

BV West's annual Veteran's Day assembly took place on Nov. 14 during the school day. The event featured a special performance, speakers, videos from current Jags in combat and recognition of veterans within the community. The assembly, led by BV West's school leadership class JPCO, was attended by many...

Boys Soccer Wins 6A State Championship

Boys Soccer Wins 6A State Championship

Zoey Greenberg, Sports Photo Editor

November 7, 2017


Filed under Photo Galleries, Top Stories

The boys soccer team beat the Olathe South Falcons 3-1 on Sat., Nov. 4 to win the Kansas 6A State Championship. Senior Noah Mabry added to his school-record toll tally with a hat-trick in the Championship. The Jags advanced to the final game by beating Manhattan 1-0 in the first round of the 4-team State...

Marching Band Wraps Up Successful Season

Marching Band Wraps Up Successful Season

Jillian Dunlay, Reporter

October 31, 2017


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The Red and Silver Brigade, BV West’s marching band has just finished another successful season. The band works hard throughout all of summer in order to prepare for a rigorous competitive season during late September and all of October. This year, their show “Call of the Wild” features different...

Pink Out or Get Out

Pink Out or Get Out

Jacob Braun, Reporter

October 19, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Last Friday, BV West held its homecoming football game. This year the theme centered around breast cancer awareness and was put on by two senior Jaguar Pride Coalition (JPCo) members, Sophie Kolkhorst and Katie Walesh. The two decided to use this as their medallion project for the leadership cl...