ONW News

  • Student Naturalist Field Trip

    Student Naturalist Field Trip

    Last Wednesday and Thursday the Student Naturalist classes at Olathe Northwest took a field trip to Shawnee Mission Park to do an orienteering course set up by teacher Mr. McRoberts. The course was a little under 2 miles long. After students went through the course they had a cookout of […]

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  • Cheer Nationals Recap

    Cheer Nationals Recap

    Olathe Northwest’s Cheer team had an opportunity to compete at nationals in Dallas. The Lady Ravens placed ninth at nationals and had great success in their first outing. The cheer team cannot wait to go back and compete next year. Good luck next year and we hope to see you […]

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  • No Name Calling Week

    No Name Calling Week

    Last week was No Name Calling Week, hosted by the Gender Sexuality Alliance. Josie Hilton, a GSA leader, explained the reason for the event as “A reminder for all students to be respectful of their peers.” Story by Luke Voelker, Alex Gabel

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  • Intro to Industrial Tech Picture Frames

    Intro to Industrial Tech Picture Frames

    This holiday, the Intro to Industrial Tech class is creating their very own picture frames for people to purchase to use in their homes as well as learn about the mass production of a product. “It has a mirror on one side, and then two little picture frames on the […]

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  • Toys for Tots

    Toys for Tots

    Toys for Tots is a drive to collect toy donations for children. You can donate until December 23rd in the bin outside room 1126. They are accepting new, unwrapped toys as well as cash. By contributing one toy, you are putting a smile on a child’s face this Christmas. The […]

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  • Feature Story – Mr. Carter

    Feature Story – Mr. Carter

    From teaching math to instructing percussion for the ONW Band, Mr. Carter has been known for his many talents, but never expected to be teaching high school math. “I always thought I’d be band director growing up, so I went to KU to get my degree in music education, but while […]

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  • Olathe District Thespian Festival

    Olathe District Thespian Festival

    The Olathe School District held it’s first Thespian Festival here at ONW this Tuesday, November 29th. Students from several middle and high schools joined together with our own theater department to learn new skills, and to learn how to work among people they may not know. Andrea Bates, ONW Senior […]

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  • First Lego League Tournament 2016

    First Lego League Tournament 2016

    The first meeting of Lego League was held at Olathe Northwest on November 12, 2016. Students from 4th to 8th grade presented their lego robotics, tasks, and core values, along with a host of other possible awards to be won.

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  • First Annual ONW Craft Fair

    First Annual ONW Craft Fair

    Last Saturday, the first annual ONW Craft Fair was held in the Auxiliary gym. This event gave shoppers the opportunity to purchase one-of-a-kind gifts early in the holiday season. Chelsea Pepmiller, the event organizer, and 1710 Robotics mentor, expressed her excitement over the Craft Fair. All proceeds from the fair […]

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  • Beauty and the Beast

    Beauty and the Beast

    This year the Olathe Northwest Theatre program is going above and beyond their bar of success. Beauty and the Beast is anticipated to be another vibrant and successful musical. Cast members and crew have worked countless hours to showcase their hard work, talent, and dedication. Because the program has had […]

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