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Senior Retreat Impacts

Senior Retreat Impacts

Nathan Fletcher, Graphics Editor

March 18, 2019

Monday, September 20, 2019 — the senior class attended their final retreat at Skutt Catholic. Upon arrival at the faux western town that would serve as a host for the next 11 hours, the seniors were escorted into a gymnasium where they were put into small groups and completed the first of many tea...

The Good Life: Service Trips Leave a Lasting Impact

The Good Life: Service Trips Leave a Lasting Impact

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

March 18, 2019

This summer I, along with several other Skutt Catholic students, had the opportunity to serve at an Indian reservation in Wanblee, South Dakota. This experience was unlike anything I ever could have imagined, and left an impact that truly changed the way I perceive the world. Along with this serv...

Growing Speech Team Gears Up for State

Growing Speech Team Gears Up for State

MaryRose Olson, Staff Reporter

February 8, 2019

State speech is not too far away and the speech team with its many new members are gearing up for it. The head coach, Mr. Goetzinger stated, “The team's goals are, firstly, to build our program among novices, since most of our team graduated last year; and, second, to improve and expand our group...

Rock Climbing Club: Explained

Rock Climbing Club: Explained

Cole Mingo, Staff Reporter

February 8, 2019

The time has come to clarify all mysteries and misconceptions about this particular extracurricular activity. Participants in Rock Climbing Club, despite its name, do not frequently engage in rock climbing itself. Rather, rock climbing is the reward that participants can earn by showing up every ...

Foreign Exchange Students Share Holiday Traditions

Gracie Killgore, Op/Ed Editor

December 19, 2018

The time of year for those annual holiday traditions has finally arrived. Whether it be setting up Christmas decorations or baking cookies, families around the world are gearing up for the holidays. Many of Skutt Catholic’s foreign exchange students are preparing to spend their first Christmas in ...

Skutt Catholic Marching Band Succeeds at State Championship

Skutt Catholic Marching Band Succeeds at State Championship

Natalie Pearson, Entertainment Editor

October 30, 2018

Skutt Catholic High School’s marching band, as well as 16 other high school bands, assembled at Millard South Saturday for the NSBA state marching contest. Classes A, AA, B, and C participated. The band took 3rd place in the Class B division, and 12th place overall. At first glance, the contest is just an annu...

Anna Johnson Recognized as Runza Student of the Week

Anna Johnson Recognized as Runza Student of the Week

Gracie Killgore, Op/Ed Editor

October 15, 2018

Anna Johnson is a friendly face and motivated student in the halls of Skutt Catholic, so it was no surprise when she was presented with the Runza Student of the Week. Johnson is highly involved in numerous activities and clubs at Skutt Catholic, and is constantly making a difference in the lives of st...

Mrs. Cronican: Llama Owner and Math Extraordinaire

Mrs. Cronican: Llama Owner and Math Extraordinaire

Gracie Killgore, Op/Ed Editor

October 12, 2018

Mrs. Cronican is beloved by many at Skutt Catholic through her humorous personality and excellent math teaching skills. From helping students comprehend math to leading the Skutt Catholic chess club, Mrs. Cronican never fails to impress. Tell me a little about yourself. I live in Springfield on...

Homecoming Week Offers Students Exciting Opportunities

Homecoming Week Offers Students Exciting Opportunities

Adella Smolsky, Birdfeed Editor

October 11, 2018

From October 1st through the 6th Skutt Catholic celebrated homecoming week. To start the week off, Mass was held in the gym on Tuesday afternoon. Tuesday evening student council hosted their annual "Mr. SkyHawk" pageant. Seniors Thomas Baumert, Reilly Kirkpatrick, Jacob Legliter, and Eric Melrose participated....

Senior Places Second at Barista Championship

Senior Places Second at Barista Championship

Maddie Mollner, Student Life Editor

May 16, 2018

During the usual morning run to Starbucks, it’s no doubt that a Grande Caramel Macchiatto with an extra shot is the only thing on the customer’s mind. However, what is often ignored is what goes on behind the scenes of making that caffeinated beverage. Starbucks baristas were given an opportunity...

25 Questions: Singing, Sarcasm, and Scarves with Chris King

25 Questions: Singing, Sarcasm, and Scarves with Chris King

Lily Yates, Quintessence Editor-in-Chief

April 6, 2018

If you’ve ever met Chris King, you’re not likely to forget him any time soon. Otherwise, you might have seen his curly hair, glasses, and often stony-looking demeanor in the halls, never realizing the warm and vibrant personality hiding just behind them. As a senior and central figure of many...

Stevie Yaghmour: Calculus Aficionado, Master Trumpeter

Stevie Yaghmour: Calculus Aficionado, Master Trumpeter

Blaine Wikoff, Staff Reporter

April 4, 2018

Senior Stevie Yaghmour is well known around Skutt Catholic for his genius and musical talent. Most people that knew Stevie as a child would not have guessed he would be the extroverted, charismatic person he is today, but being involved in so many activities has helped him come out of his shell. What activities ...

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