ONW News

  • Senior Farewell Video: Class of 2018

    Senior Farewell Video: Class of 2018

    The Senior Farewell video is a tradition here at Olathe Northwest. The video includes a compilation of photos, videos, and interviews highlighting the senior class. This video is the first part of the 2018 Senior Farewell video, and it was shown at the Senior Farewell assembly on May 11, 2018. […]

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  • ONW Staff Retirement Video 2018

    ONW Staff Retirement Video 2018

    ONW Staff Retirement Video 2018 —ONW says goodbye to retiring staff. 

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  • ONW students help make local change

    ONW students help make local change

    Saturday morning, Mr. O and ONW students went out to work early to help a local church, Mission Southside, feed their people with a community garden. A wide variety of vegetables were planted such as kale, jalapeños, Romain lettuce, peppers, etc. Mr. O brought two of his passions together- gardening […]

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  • From speaking to acting Forensics has it all

    From speaking to acting Forensics has it all

    Lights. Camera. Action. This is what first comes to mind when one hears the term “acting” or “performance” but we explore a different area of these in Forensics. Last Tuesday was the forensics showcase where students and parents came to see nationally and state qualified performances. In order to qualify […]

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  • Columbine Anniversary Walkout at ONW

    Columbine Anniversary Walkout at ONW

    On Friday, April 20th, over 150 students at Olathe Northwest participated in a peer led walkout that lasted about 30 minutes. Students emphasized that the walkout had no political meaning and that its only purpose was to remember students who have fallen victim to gun violence at schools around the […]

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  • It’s more than just Robots

    It’s more than just Robots

    Olathe Northwest’s First Robotics Team 1710 spends countless hours creating a robot to compete in “First Power-Up” a retro-video game style competition put on by the corporation, First Robotics. While many people hear “robotics” and only think about machines, Team 1710 uses this as a way to dig deeper into what […]

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  • Newcomer into e-Comm wins big

    Newcomer into e-Comm wins big

    Last Saturday, Students from over 23 different schools gathered here at Olathe Northwest for the annual eMagine award ceremony. Emily Fales, a junior at Northwest, had a big night and won two pixels. Emily Fales joined the e-Communication academy this year and had to learn two years of skills to […]

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  • ONW school safety — administration responds to recent school shootings

    ONW school safety — administration responds to recent school shootings

    Regarding the recent events in Florida and Maryland, Gabby Thomas and Roan Stanley sat down with the principal at Olathe Northwest, Chris Zuck, to talk about student safety at ONW. Coming up on April 20th students are planning to walkout in protest of the NRA and gun violence. Zuck, along […]

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  • New club flying into Olathe Northwest: Ultimate Frisbee

    New club flying into Olathe Northwest: Ultimate Frisbee

    A new club at Olathe Northwest, Ultimate Frisbee, wants to bring friends and strangers together through the game. Both presidents of the team, Ben Hanson and Karl Burg, had not played before this year. Karl Burg’s passion for this sport has grown so much that he played in a winter […]

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  • 8th grade transition day

    8th grade transition day

      Last Wednesday, the class of 2022 took a quick visit of the great Northwest. The 8th graders had an exciting day where they traveled from classroom to classroom learning about the core classes, extracurricular activities and how to be a Raven. Many of the kids can’t wait to be […]

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