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  • Locker clean-out is today, May 22, from 1:43 p.m. to 1:52 p.m.

  • 2/3 hour finals Tues., 4/5 hour finals Wed., 6/7 hour finals Thurs., good luck everyone!

  • Congratulations to the new student body co-presidents Alec Zhou and Sarah Bonnett.

  • Congratulations to the boys' and girls' track teams for placing 3rd at District 2 Championships.

Leslie Seay overcomes the struggles of being fluid

Leslie Seay overcomes the struggles of being fluid

Tony Morse, Convergent Media Writer
January 31, 2017 • 594 views
Filed under features

Freshman Leslie Seay is a girl, boy, both, and none at the same time. In other words, Seay is genderfluid, a gender identification where the individual feels as though their gender is constantly changing.

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They’re back: The return of competition cheer

They’re back: The return of competition cheer

Maddie Hoffmann, Staff Writer
January 30, 2017 • 498 views
Filed under sports

Bringing competitive cheer back to the school for the first time in nearly 40 years, tryouts were held on Jan.16 for regular-season cheerleaders looking to participate.

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Junior Tavion Hamilton takes his tunes public

Junior Tavion Hamilton takes his tunes public

Sophia Ferretti, Convergent Media Writer
January 30, 2017 • 426 views
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With music in his genes, junior Tavion Hamilton is currently working on his first official mixtape and extended play. As a growing musical artist, Hamilton looked up to a lot of legends such as Prince, Michael Jackson, James Brown, Elvis, and Bob Marley because he hopes to someday be in the same place...

Robotics team prepares for state

Robotics team prepares for state

Wonsang Lee, Staff Writer
January 27, 2017 • 437 views
Filed under news, showcase

After claiming the victory in the Parkway Central VEX Robotics Tournament, the robotics team will compete in the state competition at Rolla, Missouri at Feb.18. Parkway West’s two teams, Three Screws Loose and Moose Herders, joined forces at the competition and utilized both of their robots in an alliance.

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Sophomore Kristina Humphrey explains what it’s like to be a greek dancer

Sophomore Kristina Humphrey explains what it’s like to be a greek dancer

Hannah Rushing, Convergent Media Writer
January 27, 2017 • 1,084 views
Filed under features, showcase

Although school activities like orchestra, debate, theater and improv take up a great amount of sophomore Kristina Humphrey’s time, she makes an effort to be involved outside of school in Greek dance as well. Since she was able to walk, Humphrey has participated in Greek dance at her congregation,...

Students further education to prepare for future careers

Students further education to prepare for future careers

Ellie Widowski, Staff Writer
January 26, 2017 • 532 views
Filed under news

With over 230 classes to choose from, students have access to experience a wide variety of fields of study at the high school level. Elective classes range from cooking to ceramics to scuba diving. Taking classes like these could just be a fun way to achieve credits for graduation, but for some, takin...

Wrestling team prepares for senior night

Wrestling team prepares for senior night

Chris Bass, Staff Writer
January 26, 2017 • 535 views
Filed under showcase, sports

The wrestling team is over halfway through their season with a record of 9-5, and 5-0 in their conference. The team is currently preparing for their upcoming home meet and senior night, Feb. 2.

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Parkway launches a new district-wide interface

Parkway launches a new district-wide interface

Gabriel Weber, Staff Writer
January 26, 2017 • 440 views
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After hours spent revising and reformatting the district wide website, the only thing left to change are teacher pages.

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Throwback Thursday: Chris Narishkin

Throwback Thursday: Chris Narishkin

Tyler Hannegan, Staff Writer
January 26, 2017 • 301 views
Filed under features

Pathfinder: Tell me about a teacher or adult that has a big impact on your life. Narishkin: Mrs. Klevens is the adult that had the biggest impact because she has taught me how to improve my writing skills, which will help me as an engineer. That was one your happiest memories? The feeling...

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