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Not Hiding Anymore

Not Hiding Anymore

Sophomore Maddie DeTommaso struggled with bullying for most of her life. Although it drove her to suicide when she was younger, she now feels free from depression.

 

Winning The Dogfight

Winning The Dogfight

He spent over seven years fighting against his depression. Now, senior Evan Rose is finally feeling comfortable in his own skin.

 

Soundslide: Varsity Football vs. Olathe North

Soundslide: Varsity Football vs. Olathe North

The Lancers beat Olathe North 36-35 last Friday night, taking them to State. The State game will be played next Saturday the 29th, in Emporia.  

 

Students Participate in District-Wide Cotillion

Students Participate in District-Wide Cotillion

Several East students take part in Cotillion, a program designed to teach teenagers etiquette.

 

Keeping in the Family

Keeping in the Family

Behind the JV soccer team’s success this year was the friendship and chemistry of two keepers.

 

The Students Who Stayed After

The Students Who Stayed After

Some students stay late after school as they wait for their parents to pick them up.

 

Final Memories: Mission Valley

Final Memories: Mission Valley

Two years ago, the Shawnee Mission School District cut Mission Valley Middle School when the district imposed cuts and boundary redrawing

 

Guiding Greatness

Guiding Greatness

Learn about the difficulties and joys of East counselor Becky Wiseman’s job.

 

Living With Crohn’s

Living With Crohn’s

After hiding her condition for two years, senior Mackenzie Hanna is opening up about her battle with Crohn’s disease.

 

The View From Inside the Closet

The View From Inside the Closet

East students share their personal stories of coming out to their friends and family.

 

From the Court to the Classroom

From the Court to the Classroom

Girl’s basketball coach Austin Klumpe finds fulfillment in coaching girl’s basketball while accomplishing his desire to be a business teacher.

 

Helping Honduras

Helping Honduras

Sophomore Natalie Kidwell learns gratitude while volunteering in Central America.