The Totem Online

PSAT

Alex Lane

October 25, 2018

Filed under Academics, News

The Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test, PSAT, is a test given to sophomores to prepare for the Scholastic Aptitude Test, SAT. “It’s not required for anything but yeah I do think that it’s necessary if our students...

Heathy Lifestyles

Heathy Lifestyles

October 25, 2018

2018 Basketball

Bryce Cook

October 25, 2018

Filed under News, School News, Sports, Top Stories

Hall of Fame basketball coach Ken Darting came out of retirement when he accepted the coaching position at Heights this summer, replacing Steve Wallace who is now coaching at Gardner-Edgerton High School after winning the state ...

Working: A Musical

Working: A Musical

October 25, 2018

Suicide Prevention

Suicide Prevention

October 25, 2018

Fall Musical Preview

Mia Osier

October 23, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, News, School News

The theme for this years’ musical is Working:  A New Musical. The musical, performed in November, is based around careers, how people feel about their job, and whether they feel that their job is important or not. It is an ...

ACT

Shalynn Long

October 21, 2018

Filed under Academics, News

This school year, the state of Kansas has passed a legislature law to fund one ACT and one Workkey test during the month of February, for all juniors in public schools. This is an easy way for the school to budget money, conside...

Head held high, fist held higher

Kiana Glenn

October 21, 2018

Filed under News, School News

During the awards ceremony of the 1968 track and field Olympics, gold medalist-sprinter John Wesley Carlos did the unthinkable during the national anthem. He and his teammate, Tommie Smith, raised their right fists to stand agai...

Care Closet

Tia Munoz

October 21, 2018

Filed under News, School News

For Biology teacher, Sharon Wilson, finding new ways to get involved with the school is always on her mind. “This year I had a couple extra hours on my schedule and I was a former counselor here and so I asked if during...

Students Speak Out for Suicide Prevention

Tia Munoz

October 10, 2018

Filed under News, School News

Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The Family Service and Guidance Center are looking for ways to change that, starting with “Suicide: ...

The School Newspaper of Shawnee Heights High School
News