Mill Valley News

Letter from the editors: The road is winding down

Letter from the editors: The road is winding down

Ally Nguyen, Anika Roy, and Annie Myers

April 27, 2019


Filed under BLOGS, LETTERS FROM THE EDITORS

What’s up, Mill Valley? Welcome to issue seven of the JagWire. As seniors, the three of us are really looking forward to upcoming fun events: our journalism Anaheim trip, prom (still don’t have a date? Flip to page 28 for some promposal inspiration), After Prom, (which you can read all about on page ...

College isn’t the only post-graduation option

College isn’t the only post-graduation option

Anika Roy, JagWire editor-in-chief

April 4, 2019


Filed under OPINION, Opinion columns

Graduate from high school, go to college, start a career, get married, have a couple kids (and a couple dogs) — that’s the dream. Well, that’s my dream. But, it’s also the dream in which seems to be forced upon students today, especially in affluent areas such as ours. However, there’s dan...

Letter from the editors: scrapping it all together

Letter from the editors: scrapping it all together

Ally Nguyen, Anika Roy, and Annie Myers

March 22, 2019


Filed under BLOGS, LETTERS FROM THE EDITORS

Howdy, friends. We hope you had a rest-filled and replenishing spring break, and as always, welcome back to another issue of the JagWire. Despite mother nature absolutely obliterating our initial production cycle with her excessive amounts of snow and ice, our wonderful staff was able to put forth the...

StuCo holds fourth annual Mr. Mill Valley

StuCo holds fourth annual Mr. Mill Valley

Katya Gillig, Mill Valley News editor-in-chief

March 22, 2019


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

StuCo held its fourth annual Mr. Mill Valley fundraiser on Wednesday, March 20. Junior Cline Boone won the competition, while senior Steven Colling came in as runner-up. Seven students competed in the event: juniors Nathan Greenfield, Ben Stove and Boone and seniors Blake Aerni, Zach Bossert,...

Senior Silver Stars draw inspiration from past classes to lead dance team

Senior Silver Stars draw inspiration from past classes to lead dance team

Ally Nguyen, JagWire editor-in-chief

March 14, 2019


Filed under LEADERSHIP, LEADERSHIP, Special coverage

Arms out with one leg lifted, 18 girls twirl in sync with each other with coaches directing them. As their skirts flutter through the air and their bright lipstick pops out, four faces catch the eye. Every year, dance coach Katie Jackson releases a list of students that comprise that school year’s...

Students play in recreational basketball league

Students play in recreational basketball league

Jakob Twigg and John Lehan

February 6, 2019


Filed under SPORTS

The sounds of cheering and laughter filled the space of Okun Fieldhouse as recreational league basketball teams Brian’s Feet and A.N.D. duked it out in a tense matchup.  As the last two minutes slowly petered away, both teams put up point after point in an effort to close out the game. When the cl...

Students should be provided with foreign language instruction at a younger age

Students should be provided with foreign language instruction at a younger age

Anika Roy, JagWire editor-in-chief

January 29, 2019


Filed under OPINION, Opinion columns

As a Spanish V student spending my fourth consecutive semester in the classroom of foreign language teacher Edith Paredes, I’m expected to form at least simple sentences in Spanish regarding my morning, the food I’m having for lunch, etc. each class period. While my classmates can attest to my Ame...

Boys swim places second at Olathe South meet

Boys swim places second at Olathe South meet

Sam Hanson, JagWire reporter/photographer

January 19, 2019


Filed under BOYS SWIM, SPORTS

After scoring 484 points through 12 events, the boys swim team finished second place out of six schools at a meet hosted by Olathe South on Wednesday, Jan. 16. The team won four of the events, including the 200 Yard Medley Relay, the 100 Yard Butterfly, the 200 Yard Freestyle Relay and the 100 Yard Breas...

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