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Mayhem Week: Students face-off in annual “Mill Valley’s Got Talent”

Mayhem Week: Students face-off in annual “Mill Valley’s Got Talent”

May 4, 2019


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

Students competed in “Mill Valley’s Got Talent” on Thursday May 2 in the Little Theater, with junior Anna Paden taking first, the saxophone quartet “Sax Appeal” featuring seniors Marah Shulda, Tyler Jeanneret and Tommy Tanaka and sophomore John Fraka taking second, and senior Eric Schan...

Behind the scenes of What’s Happening Now

Behind the scenes of What’s Happening Now

Ally Nguyen, JagWire editor-in-chief

April 27, 2019


Filed under FEATURES, WHAT'S HAPPENING NOW

JagWire: Describe the planning process. Jack Mahoney: “The planning period usually happens the Monday before we film, but we plan jokes that we can use throughout the week. Then we’ll write summaries of the news stories and fuse them.” Bennett Doyle: “We look up some current events that happened from the past two ...

Board of Education approves move to One-to-One

Board of Education approves move to One-to-One

Tanner Smith, JagWire reporter/photographer

April 25, 2019


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

The Board of Education approved the acquisition of more computers on Monday, March 18, so that the district can become one-to-one with technology. After meeting with teachers and looking through survey data from 3,700 students, the district will purchase MacBook Airs for all students in grades six th...

The forensics team has five students place in top ten in Olathe North West and Blue Valley West tournaments

The forensics team has five students place in top ten in Olathe North West and Blue Valley West tournaments

Anna Ricker, JAG photographer

March 5, 2019


Filed under NEWS

The forensics team travelled to Olathe Northwest and Blue Valley West for their tournaments on Friday, March 2 and Saturday, March 3. Although they did not place as a team at either tournament, multiple students placed in individual events. At the ONW tournament, freshman Taylor Doyle and Grac...

Coaches suffer from gender stereotypes

Coaches suffer from gender stereotypes

Ben Wieland and John Lehan

December 11, 2018


Filed under GENDER, Special coverage

In light of the school’s recent girls team state titles, one could easily conclude gender stereotypes in sports have dissipated. Although the imbalance between boys and girls in sports has been decreasing at Mill Valley, gender stereotypes remain an integral piece of history. Boys basketball coa...

Boys soccer defeats Shawnee Mission South 3-2

Boys soccer defeats Shawnee Mission South 3-2

Anna Owsley, JagWire reporter/photographer

October 24, 2018


Filed under BOYS SOCCER, FALL, SPORTS

  Boys soccer beat Shawnee Mission South 3-2 on Tuesday, Oct. 23, earning a spot in the regionals championship game. Eight minutes into the first period, Jake Ashford scored the first goal of the game off a pass by junior Riley Ferguson, giving the Jags a 1-0 lead. “Riley [Ferguso...

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