The Kansas Highway Patrol are teaming up with law enforcement agencies for their annual campaign to make sure all high school students are buckling up each time they drive. From Monday, Feb. 24 to Friday, March 7, anyone caught not wearing their seatbelt will be issued a citation.
The latest technology improvements, including laptops for every student, were approved at the SMSD Board meeting last night.
Seniors can nominate their Sweetheart Court through the link provided. The Sweetheart King and Queen will be crowned at the Sweetheart game and dance.
The Village Shopping Center is continuing with construction and adding new shops, including a new Starbucks and Einstein Bros. Bagels.
The Mission Chateau project proposal has been approved by the Prairie Village City Council with a 7-6 vote.
The Undersecretary of the Army Joseph Westphal came to Brookwood Elementary today to speak about the Pledge of Allegiance at the school’s Veteran’s Day event.
During the Friday, Nov. 1 football game against SM North there will be an opportunity for spectators between the ages of 18 and 44 to join the bone marrow registry between the times of 5:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
Coalition will host a Mario Kart tournament directly after school to benefit Doctors Without Borders, their monthly cause.
An East senior and junior woke up on Oct. 15 to find their cars and the possessions inside of them stolen. Mission Hills police are unsure of whether the thefts are related, but urge students to be cautious.
The Class of 1963 will hold their 50th reunion from Friday, Oct. 11 to Saturday, Oct. 12. On Friday, classmates will attend, the East football game, tour East and attend a banquet.
This year, Coalition is participating in World Sight Day by encouraging students to wear sunglasses. The event is meant to raise awareness about people in other countries who can’t afford eye care.
East has been trying to be more green and recycle more throughout this year. To facilitate this, the administration has been sticking to digital documents and not printing as much as possible. They have also tried to find more environmentally friendly ways to recycle electronics.