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

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

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

Advanced algebra students work together while in a class with 36 students.

District Prepares to Vote on Bond Issue, Jan. 25

Audrey Menzies, Co Editor-In-Chief January 11, 2022

Voting day for the bond issue is a heavily anticipated day for teachers, parents, students, and community members alike. For many students, they look at it as a day that determines the future of their...

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Head coach Rick Pollard coaches in the Leavenworth game during the 2020-2021 season. Pollard was head coach for four years.

Community reacts after Head Football Coach is Let Go

Zoey Pudenz, Co Editor-In-Chief December 16, 2021

The saying “Piper wants Pollard” and “#bringbackrick” has been circulating the community after beloved varsity head football coach Rick Pollard was fired by the school Board of Education due to...

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Podcasts created by students for students. Topics and hosts vary.

Pirate Podcast: Quarantined

Kenny Brown, Video Editor April 30, 2020

Host, Kenny Brown, talks with Andrew and Sammy Jarvis about living life during quarantine. They discuss the lack of sports, recreational activities and their school.

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Hoping to advance their lead, junior Tamar Bates goes up for a jump shot. Bates nearly fouled out of the game with four fouls in the fourth quarter.

The Last Hurrah: KSHSAA State Basketball Tournament cancelled after first-round due to increased spread of COVID-19

Zoey Pudenz, Co Editor-In-Chief March 13, 2020

Following the Pirates’ basketball team's first-round win against Buhler 71-52, the 2020 KSHSAA State Tournament has been canceled due to the outbreak of COVID-19.  The Pirates’ are the defending...

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