Mill Valley News

Staff members participate in the Salvation Army’s Adopt-A-Family

Hanna Torline, editor-in-chief

November 17, 2011

After realizing the difference a few people can make, JAGS sponsor Jodi Ellis decided to participate in the Adopt-A-Family program on behalf of the teachers and staff. Adopt-A-Family, through the Salvation Army, gives individuals or groups a ...

JAGS community service club conducts coin drive

Katie Linsey, reporter

November 17, 2011

JAGS will conduct a coin drive starting on Monday, Nov. 14 thru Wednesday, Nov. 30. All donations will go to the Shawnee Family Care fund and the De Soto Student Care fund through the Shawnee Mayor’s Christmas Tree fund. Spon...

Upcoming winter sports

Alana Flinn, JagWire editor-in-chief

November 15, 2011

Wrestling As the team rolls out the mats each day for practice, head wrestling coach Travis Keal has specific goals for the wrestlers to carry with them during the season. "Our goal is to have each wrestler better themselves daily ...

JAGS club promotes community service

Josh Duden, news editor

November 4, 2011

  JAGS, the school’s community service club, is entering one of the busiest seasons of the year for volunteer work. The club volunteers around the community once or twice a month at various locations. Among those locations is ...

JAGS conduct mens clothing drive

Regan Jones, features editor

September 29, 2011

JAGS Community Service Club conducted a mens clothing drive from Monday, Sept. 19-Friday, Sept. 30 at the beginning of school next to the counseling office. All the clothes that are donated go to Kansas City Rescue Mission for h...

Art show displays student work

Sarah Gonzales, reporter

May 18, 2011

The ninth annual art show that portrayed student’s art work was held at the Country Club Café Thursday April 21 to Friday May 6. It was a chance for students in all art classes to show their artistic ability. Art teacher Jodi El...

Increase in class sizes anticipated

Sarah Darby, news editor

March 22, 2011

Administration and staff members deal with general increase in class sizes in future years. As the general trend for class sizes increases for next year, many teachers and students are somewhat concerned, while building principals...