Archive for 'News'

News: Administrator leaving Rock Creek for Westmoreland principal position

News: Administrator leaving Rock Creek for Westmoreland principal position

Administrator leaving Rock Creek for Westmoreland principal position… To watch the video, click https://youtu.be/Q9WKOLcppaE?list=PLiCcWfkiSI9-R_udAkOLo_Tn_9a9iRu41. Video news package by sophomores Spencer Dugan and Sam Gallagher and freshman Josh Brown, staff members   [...]

News: Seniors prepare for graduation ceremony on May 20

News: Seniors prepare for graduation ceremony on May 20

Seniors prepare for graduation ceremony on May 20… To watch the video, click https://youtu.be/vVZ_H3p-atg?list=PLiCcWfkiSI9-R_udAkOLo_Tn_9a9iRu41. Video news package by senior Amber Rayo, newspaper photography editor, and junior Natalie Lindsey, newspaper editor in chief   [...]

News: Forensics, journalism and music finish year off at state contests

News: Forensics, journalism and music finish year off at state contests

Forensics, journalism and music finish year off at state contests… To watch the video, click https://youtu.be/43To1HWo8-I?list=PLiCcWfkiSI9-R_udAkOLo_Tn_9a9iRu41. Video news package by juniors Marshall Fike and Zach Zoeller, staff members [...]

News: Prom night was a red-carpet event for Rock Creek students

News: Prom night was a red-carpet event for Rock Creek students

Prom night was a red-carpet event for Rock Creek students… To watch the video, click https://youtu.be/5QJut9O_DXI?list=PLiCcWfkiSI9-R_udAkOLo_Tn_9a9iRu41. Video news package by senior Brynn Hammett, yearbook editor in chief, and senior Jayden Weers, yearbook copy editor [...]

News: Chick-fil-A leaders and NHS complete service projects during year

News: Chick-fil-A leaders and NHS complete service projects during year

Chick-fil-A leaders and NHS complete service projects during the year… To watch the video, click https://youtu.be/lKGbij2Kt8s?list=PLiCcWfkiSI9-R_udAkOLo_Tn_9a9iRu41. Video news package by sophomore Allie Jensen and freshman Taylor Lembright, staff members [...]

News: Entrepreneurship class starts coffee shop at Rock Creek

News: Entrepreneurship class starts coffee shop at Rock Creek

Entrepreneurship class starts coffee shop at Rock Creek… To watch the video, click https://youtu.be/Hr9L9senNHs?list=PLiCcWfkiSI9-R_udAkOLo_Tn_9a9iRu41. Video news package by sophomores Karter Carlson and Braden Schwarz, staff members [...]

Features: Students donate to get math teacher new sneakers

Features: Students donate to get math teacher new sneakers

Students donate to get math teacher new sneakers… To watch the video, click https://youtu.be/iOVVhOK61TY?list=PLiCcWfkiSI9-R_udAkOLo_Tn_9a9iRu41. Video news package by junior Katie Dulohery and sophomore Abby Ruder, staff members [...]

News: Seniors complete Exit Project presentations in the spring

News: Seniors complete Exit Project presentations in the spring

Seniors complete Exit Project presentations in the spring… To watch the video, click https://youtu.be/JR2ynwydo24?list=PLiCcWfkiSI9-R_udAkOLo_Tn_9a9iRu41, Video news package by sophomores Josh Feldkamp and Mac Hayes, staff members [...]

News: District holds meetings to plan for future expansion

News: District holds meetings to plan for future expansion

School expansion in the Rock Creek school district is a topic that will continue to be discussed many more times, but three public meetings that occurred in January, for everyone from teachers to parents, will be [...]

News: 2016 Mustang yearbook receives All-Kansas Award

News: 2016 Mustang yearbook receives All-Kansas Award

For the sixth time in eight years, the Rock Creek Mustang yearbook received the Kansas Scholastic Press Association’s All-Kansas Award. In order to get the award, the 2016 yearbook was submitted to the KSPA following its [...]

News: Bissen, Miller take fourth at state debate tournament

News: Bissen, Miller take fourth at state debate tournament

Rock Creek’s debate team traveled to Lyons, Kan., on Jan. 21-22 to compete in the four-speaker state tournament. Two teams went, one made up of senior Eli Miller and junior Reid Bissen and the other of [...]

News: New leadership group starts at Rock Creek

News: New leadership group starts at Rock Creek

Most students are aware of student leadership groups, such as Student Council and Renaissance Club, but Rock Creek welcomed a new leadership opportunity this school year, called the Chick-fil-A Leader Academy. Science teacher Jeri Brummett has [...]

News: Scholars Bowl team finishes season at regionals

News: Scholars Bowl team finishes season at regionals

A race to be the first — not the first one to cross the finish line, but the first to ring the buzzer with the correct answer. The varsity team had two post-season matches, starting with [...]

News:  New superintendent teaches hunter’s safety course

News: New superintendent teaches hunter’s safety course

Interview with superintendent Kevin Logan about the new hunter’s safety training at Rock Creek Did you do this hunter’s safety program at the last school you were at? Logan: “We did it real similar, other than [...]

News: New teacher brings new club to Rock Creek

Interview with Robotics Club sponsor Carla Johnston about the new organization Was Robotics a program you brought with you from Manhattan? Johnston: “We had a Robotics Team at Manhattan High last year. We went to different [...]

News:  FFA members attend national convention in Indianapolis

News: FFA members attend national convention in Indianapolis

Interview with FFA sponsor David Holliday about the FFA national convention When did Rock Creek attend the national convention? Holliday: “We left on Tuesday the 19th after school. Then we went to Warrenton, Missouri, [...]

News: Band participates in several fall events

News: Band participates in several fall events

Interview with band teacher Elizabeth Janssen about the band’s recent events So, I was told that the band went to Fort Hays State University. How did you think they did? Janssen: “I was really proud. I [...]

News: New superintendent leads Rock Creek district

Interview with new superintendent Kevin Logan Where were you at before Rock Creek? Logan: “Immediately before Rock Creek, I was in USD 405, Lyons, which is right in the middle of the state of Kansas. [There [...]

News:  Rock Creek adds new instructor to English department

News: Rock Creek adds new instructor to English department

Interview with new language arts teacher Shana Schmidt Tell me a little bit about yourself. Schmidt: “Well, I’m a mother of two, and my daughter is Kaydra, and she’s 17, and she’s a senior at Wamego [...]

News: New business teacher joins Rock Creek staff

News: New business teacher joins Rock Creek staff

Interview with new business teacher Carla Johnston How many years have you been teaching? Johnston: “This is my 11th year overall.” Where did you teach before this? Johnston: “I was at Manhattan High for the [...]