• Word From the Halls- Thanksgiving Edition

    Word From the Halls- Thanksgiving Edition

    Word From the Halls is an ONW favorite. For this edition, we challenged the students of Olathe Northwest with tough Thanksgiving trivia to see who knows Thanksgiving the best. The questions range from stats like “how many turkeys are cooked each year?” to funny questions like “what kind of bird […]

  • Guys and Dolls: Makenzie Dir’s Journey to the Top

    Guys and Dolls: Makenzie Dir’s Journey to the Top

    Makenzie Dir has been acting since she was in middle school, starting with small roles. When she came to Olathe Northwest and participated in her first big musical, The Wizard of Oz, her love for theater flourished. For the next two years, she worked hard in the musicals but never got […]

  • Trunk or Treat

    Trunk or Treat

    This past Sunday, Olathe Northwest students held their annual Trunk-n’-Treat, giving children the opportunity to get candy in a safe environment. Organizations of all types participated, decorating trunks in themes such as Disney, country, Monsters’ Inc., and more.  Check out this video for more details on this special event.

  • Football season comes to an end vs Shawnee Mission East

    Football season comes to an end vs Shawnee Mission East

    The Olathe Northwest Football team lost to Shawnee Mission East 42-17 last Friday in the second round of the playoffs. Click below for highlights of the game. 

  • Boys soccer season ends, but their heads are still held high

    Boys soccer season ends, but their heads are still held high

    This past Tuesday night, the Olathe Northwest Boys Soccer team lost against Blue Valley West, 3-0,  for  a chance to go to the state semifinals on Friday.  The Ravens had chances to score, but the boys couldn’t quite get the ball in the back of the net. The team finished […]

  • Back-to-Back State Champs

    Back-to-Back State Champs

    The Lady Ravens Volleyball team appeared in Topeka for state looking for back-to-back State wins. They went through Hutchison, Manhattan, Blue Valley North on Friday to get to the Finals. Defeating Washburn Rural, they advanced to the championship for a rematch of last year against Blue Valley West. After winning […]

  • After tragic accident, Kansas City comes together for a young boy

    After tragic accident, Kansas City comes together for a young boy

    By Addison Smith and Sarah Miguel, ONW   This past weekend baseball teams from all over the KC metro came together to raise money in honor of Caleb Schwab. Last summer, Caleb Schwab was in a horrible accident at Schlitterbahn. Caleb was on the Verrückt, the tallest waterslide in the […]

  • Renaissance Festival 2017

    Renaissance Festival 2017

    Located just 15 minutes and 500 years from downtown KC in Bonner Springs, the Kansas City Renaissance Festival is celebrating its 41st annual Season this year. It is open every weekend from September 2nd to October 15th and allows residents from all around to enjoy an escape to the days […]

  • Thousands gather at Crown Center for a unique festival

    Thousands gather at Crown Center for a unique festival

    The 15th annual Irish festival was held at crown center September 1st through the 3rd. At the Irish fest there were many activities including music, shopping, and even a center for kids activities. People traveled from all around the world to meet people and learn more about their Irish culture. […]