• Parkway will begin scheduling football games to be played outside of St. Louis County.


Dodgeball tournament to take place Dec. 10

Backing away from the center line, senior Demi Ferretti tries to avoid getting hit

Claire Smout, Features ditor

November 30, 2016

Dodge, duck, dip, dive and dodge! Students are getting ready for the third annual dodgeball tourney on Dec. 10.

Girls field hockey prepares for postseason

Fighting for the ball, senior Ally Wagner, plays against parkway south on Sept. 27

Claire Smout

October 13, 2016

Postseason for girls field hockey begins Oct. 18, and the team hopes to make into the top 16 in the state tournament. “To accomplish this goal we just need to push ourselves and our teammates outside of our comfort zones and keep working on improving everyday and believing in ourselves,” coach D...

Junior Kalyn Newirth-Deutsh gets semicolon tattoo to symbolize struggle with depression

Junior Kalyn Newirth-Deutsh gets semicolon tattoo to symbolize struggle with depression

Samantha Gaddis

October 3, 2016

She ran to her room and felt like her world was closing in around her. Feeling an overwhelming sadness, she had no idea how to handle it. This was the first time junior Kalyn Newirth-Deutsch thought she might have depression. “I came home and I couldn’t breathe. I was so sad and I didn’t know...

Parkway invests in new video scoreboards

The new scoreboard is adorned with advertisements to pay for the $400,000 scoreboard.

Sydney Kinzy, Features Editor

January 28, 2016

Parkway made the decision to spend over one million dollars for new scoreboards in the district.

Longhorns find success on the road

The Longhorns look to win their third homecoming game in a row on Friday Oct. 2.

Bobby Connor, Staff Writer

September 28, 2015

Parkway West defeated Warrenton 42-7.

Spark! students pitch propositions

junior Allison Worth presents her book 'From the Ashes' at the competition.

Ellie Widowski, Staff Writer

September 21, 2015

Rushing through the weekly morning traffic, speeding up to beat red lights, barely making it to third hour on time: the daily routine of the typical Spark! student.

Lions overtake Longhorns in home opener

The Longhorns face Parkway Central (2-2) at home on Friday, September 18.

Bobby Connor, Staff Writer

September 14, 2015

Parkway West falls to University City on Friday, September 11.

Two game win streak snapped by Summit

Senior lineman Kyle Freebesyser is one of five Longhorns who left Friday's game with an injury.

Bobby Connor, Staff Writer

September 8, 2015

Rockwood Summit beats Parkway West 35-7.

Varsity Football defense shines on big stage

Senior running back Nick Lewis sheds off a defender on the way to upsetting the number five ranked Affton Cougars.

Bobby Connor, Staff Writer

September 2, 2015

Parkway West defeats number five Affton.

Mandatory ACT doesn’t faze juniors

Junior Rebecca Su frowns at the familiar ACT preparatory book that students used to study for the test. This year, Ms. Witt offered a preparation course that provided these booklets to students wishing to get ahead of the game.

Emily Dickson, Staff Writer

May 5, 2015

The ACT test conjures up images of college, future and above all, crowded, silent gymnasiums filled with scantrons and troubled students.

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