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Boys tennis team triumphs over Shawnee Mission Northwest

Boys tennis team triumphs over Shawnee Mission Northwest

Sophie Lecuru, JagWire Features Editor

April 12, 2019


Filed under BOYS TENNIS, SPORTS, SPRING

The boys tennis team defeated Shawnee Mission Northwest in a dual that took place at the school Wednesday, April 10. Going into his doubles match, senior Jacob Hoffman was unsure about playing a tough competitor. “I felt excited for the doubles but a little bit nervous just because [my op...

Boys tennis wins dual at home against Kansas City Christian School

Molly Smith, JAG senior ads editor

April 7, 2019


Filed under BOYS TENNIS, SPRING

The boys tennis team defeated Kansas City Christian School in their dual at home on Thursday, April 4. Brothers sophomore Joshua Stove and junior Ben Stove competed in a winning doubles match together, as well as playing in a singles match each. According to Joshua, playing alongside his brothe...

Several new classes are open to students

Several new classes are open to students

September 20, 2018


Filed under NEWS

AP Environmental Science For students passionate about the environment, AP Environmental Science offers a comprehensive look into the field of environmental science. According to AP Environmental Science teacher Julie Roberts, having another AP science class broadens the course selection and teac...

Boys tennis places third at regional tournament

Boys tennis places third at regional tournament

Anika Roy, JagWire copy editor

May 5, 2018


Filed under BOYS TENNIS, SPORTS, SPRING, Top stories

The boys tennis team competed in the regional tournament at Pittsburg High School on Friday, May 4, resulting in a third place team finish. Individually, junior Eric Schanker placed fifth, the doubles team consisting of  senior Drake Brizendine and junior Jacob Hoffman placed third, and the doubles...

Students attend the De Soto school district’s first career fair

Students attend the De Soto school district’s first career fair

Michael Sandri, JagWire reporter

April 17, 2018


Filed under Top stories

Representatives from 45 different companies appeared at De Soto High School’s gymnasium for the district’s first ever career fair on Friday, March 30. At the informational booths they set up, the representatives were equipped with pamphlets, souvenirs and all of the career information that interested...

Third annual Relay For Life event raises $81,248 for the American Cancer Society

Third annual Relay For Life event raises $81,248 for the American Cancer Society

Sammie Volkamer, JAG reporter

March 25, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

A roar of cheers erupts in the main gym as cancer survivors start their lap in the survivor walk, beginning the students’ active night that is Relay for Life. On Friday, March 23, students joined forces to raise money for the American Cancer Society. By the end of the journey, Jaguar Nation raised $81,248, topping the past two years. Open to the public between 6 to 10 p.m., people in the community participated in on-site fundraisers to enjoy good foo...

Spanish National Honor Society views Picasso exhibit

Spanish National Honor Society views Picasso exhibit

Annika Lehan, JAG organizations editor

March 3, 2018


Filed under NEWS

Traveling to the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art on Friday, March 2, students from Spanish National Honor Society viewed an exhibit focusing on artist Pablo Ruiz y Picasso, "Through the Eyes of Picasso." While there, students participated in a variety activities, some of which included trying to replica...

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