The student news site of Piper High School in Kansas City, Kansas.

  • October 25 There will be an informational FCA meeting on Oct. 26 for those interested in serving on the leadership team.
  • October 20 If your parent has purchased an activity pass and you have not received it, please stop by the office to pick it up.
  • October 20 Attention Girl's Basketball Players: There will be a pre-season informational meeting during advisory in Coach Stout's room on Tuesday, October 26.
  • October 18 Bring new socks to your advisory to celebrate Socktober. The winning advisory will receive a prize.
  • October 14 Caitlin Kirwan, Kendall Vest, Tatum Vallejo and Ashlyn Rhodes move on to Girls Golf State Monday, October 18 at Hutchinson.
  • October 14 Juniors: Free In-school ACT sign up : due by Friday, Oct. 29
  • October 14 To volunteer either as a group or individual at Piper HS concessions stand click this sign-up link.
  • October 14 Parent-Teacher Conferences are Oct. 27-29. With Oct. 27 acting as a half day for students.
  • September 8 Piper Crossbones Esports is looking for new members. Visit esports coach, Josh Kelley in the band room or email him for more details
  • September 8 All juniors and seniors with a 3.50 or above GPA are eligible to apply for National Honor Society. Paperwork can be found on the NHS twitter @piper_nhs
The student news site of Piper High School in Kansas City, Kansas.

The student news site of Piper High School in Kansas City, Kansas.


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Completed tik tok recipe  blueberry muffin, and cinnamon roll baked oats.

Viral TikTok recipes with Audrey & Julie: Episode 2

Audrey Menzies, Co Editor-In-Chief March 23, 2021

Staff members Julie Jones and Audrey Menzies take on another fun kitchen challenge, this week the recipe being tackled is baked oats. Watch for a giggle and to see whether or not baked oats could be your...

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Widely popular media platform TIk Tok has become home to many different food recipes.

Viral Tik Tok recipes with Audrey & Julie Episode 1

Audrey Menzies and Julie Jones February 11, 2021

Staff members Julie Jones and Audrey Menzies attempt the wildly famous Feta Cheese and Cherry Tomato pasta recipe. On the social media platform Tik Tok, the feta pasta hashtag has received over 370 million...

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Rises in sex trafficking cause unsafe situations

Rises in sex trafficking cause unsafe situations

Alexis Miles and Tori LaRocca January 8, 2020

In 2018, the national human trafficking hotline recieved 41,088 contacts and 10,949 cases of human trafficking.  “Put your phone away and be aware of your surroundings and what’s around you,”...

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Alumni Marge Scott-Englehart looks at her class pictures and points out her former classmates.

Growing into the new decade: Alumni reflect on their time at Piper

Zoey Pudenz and Audrey Menzies January 8, 2020

Piper High School has had many changes occur in the past 100 years. The first graduating class, 1919, consisted of six students whereas the 2019 graduating class totaled 131 students.  The growth rate...

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Fires burn in California. The wildfires have burned 820 acres up and down the coast.

Devastation occurs around the world due to wildfires

Sammi Trumbo, Journalism Student January 8, 2020

Around the world, there are 75 million to 820 million hectares of land burned each year, according to the Earth Policy Institute. “For the first time we learned about the massive fires in Brazil,...

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TikTok takes over

Adam Novak, Sports Editor November 1, 2019

TikTok is the destination where people can make and watch short videos created by users to entertain others. Currently, TikTok is hovering over the top 1-3 apps and has 500 million people hooked on to...

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Popeyes, Chick-fil-A battle for best chicken sandwich

Blake Beashore, Editor-in-Chief October 8, 2019

Popeyes sent the internet into a frenzy when they released a chicken sandwich similar to that of Chick-Fil-A on August 12, 2019. “Popeyes was honestly a last resort for me until they released their...

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Senior Vanilla Davis shares her favorite high school memory.

Seniors share favorite high school memory

Heather Nguyen, Staff Writer May 8, 2018

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Senior Grace Vogel and junior Drew Novak dance to  Footloose while rehearsing for Stage Live.

Students prepare for show choir performance in Branson

Heather Nguyen, Staff Writer March 21, 2018

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The Piper cheer team preform for the student section during halftime.

Lady Pirates fall short to Bishop Miege

Heather Nguyen, Staff Writer March 10, 2018

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Junior Ryan Cobbins tries to get ahold of the ball during the second half of the game.

Lady Pirates conquer round one at state

Heather Nguyen, Staff Writer March 8, 2018

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