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ANNOUNCEMENTS
  • November 22 There is a Movie Club meeting on Thurs. Dec. 2 in Mr. Reitemeier's room.
  • November 22 Late Night at the Pirate will be on Mon. Nov. 29 hosted by BLA. Entry will be $5.
  • November 22 Seniors: if you placed an order with Jostens and did not pick it up, please stop by the office.
  • November 22 Seniors: Jostens will be back on Nov. 30 at 7 a.m. if you have not placed an order
  • November 19 Following Thanksgiving break, all students will be required to ride the bus to the CTE and back.
  • November 17 Bowling tryouts will be on Mon. Nov. 29.
  • November 17 If you are using school transportation, masks are still mandatory.
  • November 15 The first powerlifting practice will be Mon. Nov. 29.
  • November 15 The 5-minute grace period due to morning traffic is no longer in effect.
  • November 15 The Wizard of Oz musical is this week Thur. - Fri. Tickets are $7 student & $10 adult
The student news site of Piper High School in Kansas City, Kansas.

kcpipernews.com

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

kcpipernews.com

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Baseball team hosts Singo fundraiser Nov. 23

Megan Neal, Print Editor November 21, 2019

The baseball team will be hosting a new fundraising event, Singo, on Saturday, Nov. 23 at the FOP Hall on Leavenworth road, (7844 Leavenworth Road, KCK 66109). Singo is bingo, but instead of listening...

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Mattress sale fundraiser to be held Nov. 23 benefiting speech and debate, cheer and dance teams

Megan Neal, Print Editor November 21, 2019

The speech and debate, cheer and dance teams will be having a mattress sale fundraiser from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23 at Piper High School.   Brands including Simmons Beautyrest,...

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Sydney Rhodes places ninth at state

October 24, 2019

Senior Sydney Rhodes competed in the girls state golf tournament on Oct. 21 at Carey Park Golf Course in Hutchinson, Kansas. Rhodes shot a 186 two day total to earn herself a ninth place finish.

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Register for the ACT

October 2, 2019

The deadline to register for the Oct. 26 ACT test is Oct. 4. the test will take place at Piper High School. Students interested should register through ACTstudent.org, not the school.

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New leadership takes over Booster Club

Megan Neal , Print Editor August 15, 2019

The booster club met Jul. 31 to appoint a new president after Nancy Evans stepped down. Danell Collins agreed to take over, in order to prevent the club from dissolving.  Evans announced her wish to...

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Senior Tyler Hoover-Trusskey looks through his eighth grade time capsule. Time capsules were created by Principal John Nguyen, their former english teacher.

Senior Barbecue and Grad Walk Cancelled

Blake Beashore, Editor-in-Chief May 7, 2019

The senior barbecue and grad walk, which were scheduled for Tuesday, May 7, are canceled due to poor weather conditions. The grad walk has been rescheduled for Thursday, May 9, after senior breakfast....

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With the number of snow days after winter break, the school district looks for unique ways to make up contact time.

Excessive snow days lead to extended school day

Scout Molder, Editor-in-Chief February 28, 2019

Due to more school cancellation than expected for the year, the Board of Education and administration decided to add five minutes to the school day at the high school and 10 minutes to the school day at...

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Finals schedule released

Finals schedule released

Megan Neal, Print Editor December 18, 2018

Finals will begin on Tues., Dec. 18. Students will attend all classes on Tues. and Wed., but will not have seminar. Thurs. and Fri. will be half days with dismissal at 10:30 a.m., and there will be no...

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The school on Dec. 11 during investigation. Some previsions teachers took was to lock their classroom doors for the day.

Shooting threat under investigation

Kaleb Brown, Co-Web Editor December 11, 2018

Threats were initiated in November but on the morning of Dec. 11, the threats became a reality. While the identity of the potential threat has not been released, school administration is working with...

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The Key Club district board members posed for a photo Sept. 27 at the Fall Rally.

Key Club hosts Fall Rally

Scout Molder, Editor-in-Chief September 27, 2018

The Key Club Fall Rally will be taking place tonight from 3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the library. Senior Lauren Textor, who is the district governor for all chapters located in Kansas, is hosting the event....

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