Claire Smout
Grade:  12

Years on Staff:  4

If you were a fictional character, who would you be?  According to, Leslie Knope.

Does the toilet paper go over or under on the roll?  Under!

How many alarms do you set in the morning to get up on time?  One.

Favorite Quote:  "Whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God." -1 Corinthians 10:31


May 08, 2019
Junior Kelsey Long continues writing novel three years in the works (Story)
Apr 18, 2019
Girls lacrosse program continues to grow (Story)
Mar 29, 2019
Remembering substitute teacher Robert Schepp (Story)
Mar 13, 2019
Latin program faces potential cuts (Story)
Mar 06, 2019
Students and staff prepare for second annual Day of Service (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
Students write letters to Marjory Stoneman Douglas students on the anniversary of the Parkland shooting (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
Senior Chloe Hershenow commits to run DI cross country (Story)
Dec 29, 2018
Top 10 stories of 2018 (Story)
Dec 18, 2018
National English Honors Society seeks to serve students (Story/Media)
Nov 30, 2018
Girl’s cross country’s second place finish is best state performance since 1990 (Story)
Nov 02, 2018
Photo gallery: girls cross country (Story)
Oct 19, 2018
Softball team carries on annual prank and other long standing traditions (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Field hockey gets ready for post season (Story)
Oct 03, 2018
Blue Brew off to a strong start (Story/Media)
May 07, 2018
Boys tennis team prepares for districts (Story)
May 01, 2018
Varsity girls lacrosse prepares for playoffs (Story)
Apr 18, 2018
Girls soccer team poised for successful season (Story)
Mar 12, 2018
Senior Nature Williams-Harkins looks forward to track season (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Quiz: What is your love language? (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Administrators clear up common misconceptions about snow days (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Girls Winter Running Club competes in 5K (Story/Media)
Jan 04, 2018
Most Popular Stories of 2017 (Story)
Dec 21, 2017
Business department moves forward in coffee shop plans with BlueBrew soft opening (Story)
Nov 30, 2017
Parkway drops contract with Scantron® testing (Media)
Nov 21, 2017
Senior Kathryn Kerckhoff sports her new ride (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
Softball closes out successful season (Story)
Oct 06, 2017
Special Olympics day to become school-wide day of service (Story)
Sep 29, 2017
The quirky coach diaries (Story)
Mar 03, 2017
A story only an artist can tell (Story)
Feb 09, 2017
Latin club sells liver grams for Valentine’s Day (Story)
Jan 26, 2017
Students and teachers are effected by fake news epidemic (Story/Media)
Dec 31, 2016
Most popular stories of 2016 (Story)
Dec 10, 2016
Two sophomores audition for television talent shows (Story)
Nov 30, 2016
Dodgeball tournament to take place Dec. 10 (Story)
Nov 16, 2016
Debate team reflects on season (Story)
Oct 28, 2016
The Running with Scissors Improv team presents a spooktacular show (Story)
Oct 13, 2016
Girls field hockey prepares for postseason (Story)
Sep 11, 2016
Remembering 9/11 (Story)
May 14, 2016
Track team bonds in watermelon run (Story/Media)
Mar 28, 2016
Gallery: Spring pep rally recap (Story)
Feb 18, 2016
Senior Gabi Vieira swims to success (Story)
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Claire Smout