Student News of Skutt Catholic High School

The Flightline

  • The Book Club is starting on Tuesday October 24th in the Student Center from 3:15-3:45.

  • Audition sign ups for our District One-Act Play are up on Mr. Wright's window.

  • Those interested in jazz band please meet in the band room at 6:45am Oct.24

  • Attend Pollen Nation meetings Tuesdays at 7:15 in Mrs. Fuelberth's room

  • If you are interested in study abroad: see the educational opportunities bulletin board in the guidance office

  • Senior photos are due by October 31st!

  • Check the bulletin board in the guidance office for several new employment opportunities

25 Questions: Mr. Koneck-Wilcox, Theology Teacher and Character Skills Aficionado

25 Questions: Mr. Koneck-Wilcox, Theology Teacher and Character Skills Aficionado

Libby Farrell, Guest Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under Features, Interview, Showcase, Teacher Feature

Witty and funny, yet very brilliant, Mr. Koneck-Wilcox (more commonly know as K.W.) has become a very likable teacher here at Skutt Catholic. In a matter of seconds, he has what it takes to put a smile on your face; get know more about his competitiveness, laugh out loud moments, and his inner moral ch...

Save the K-W House

Save the K-W House

Sam Klemme, Staff Reporter

May 3, 2017


Filed under Features, Teacher Feature

Mr. Koneck-Wilcox, our very own spirited Character Skills teacher, is doing something that will help more than just himself. He and his siblings are trying to raise money so that they can make repairs to their parents’ roof. His goal may seem lofty, but it can be reached. Gofundme.com is a website...

The Return of Mrs. Lenz

The Return of Mrs. Lenz

Maddie Mollner, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2017


Filed under Features, Teacher Feature

After a mere six months of retirement, Mrs. Paula Lenz is happy to be back in action in the classroom as a substitute teacher. A history teacher since 1993, Lenz’s contributions to the Skutt Catholic community throughout the years have touched students and faculty, and continue to do so as she returns...

Ten Reasons Why You Should Always Listen to Mrs. Kros

Ten Reasons Why You Should Always Listen to Mrs. Kros

Kayley Anderson, Editor in Chief

March 27, 2017


Filed under BirdFeed, Culture, Teacher Feature

For those of you who haven't had the pleasure of having a class taught by Mrs. Kros, you're probably unaware of her comedic prowess. In order to keep kids on their toes and listening during lectures, she often adds witty comments that make class an educational hoot. Here are ten timeless quotes by Mrs....

The Man Behind it All: Chris Storm

The Man Behind it All: Chris Storm

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/ Copy Editor

February 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Teacher Feature

What influenced you to become a high school choir director? When I was in high school, I had great music teachers and found that music might be a career where I could work every day without it feeling like work. I continued to have energetic and enthusiastic teachers at South Dakota State University...

25 Questions: The Life and Teachings of Mrs. Sherri Hoye

25 Questions: The Life and Teachings of Mrs. Sherri Hoye

Lily Yates, Quintessence Copy Editor

February 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Interview, Teacher Feature

What better teacher than a passionate expert? If you're looking to increase your linguistic prowess, not to mention your taste for adventure, look no further than Skutt Catholic English teacher Mrs. Hoye. Quirky and giggly, yet capable and stern, the teacher has become an enigmatic fixture at the...

A Staff of Cliques

A Staff of Cliques

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/ Copy Editor

December 5, 2016


Filed under Features, Teacher Feature

Imagine your Algebra, Government, and Literature teachers strutting down the hall, arms interlaced, and announcing to all ears that on Wednesdays, they wear sweater vests. Surprisingly, it’s not that far off from reality. Due to the teachers and staff of Skutt Catholic High School participating...

Teacher’s Take: The Presidential Election

Teacher’s Take: The Presidential Election

Ethan Slavin, Guest Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under Features, Teacher Feature

Five ­hundred thirty six days. That's how long it's been since the first candidate announced their run for the presidency. This election cycle has been crazy, and the Skutt Catholic teachers are here to provide some clarity to the hype surrounding each candidate. This election year has been unique ...

A New Addition to the Science Department

A New Addition to the Science Department

Peter Quinn, Op/ Ed Editor

August 29, 2016


Filed under Features, Teacher Feature

Mr. Moon was prepared to step up to the plate as Skutt Catholic’s new physics (and chemistry) teacher. The science teachers at Skutt have done some shifting around recently. Luckily enough, though, Skutt Catholic was able to reel in Mr. Moon. Many may not know Mr. Moon since he only teaches chemistry,...

Mr. Harris: A Life, A Legend

Mr. Harris: A Life, A Legend

Tom Hermanek, Copy Editor

May 9, 2016


Filed under Features, Teacher Feature

He has refereed more soccer games than anyone you know. He single-handedly fought a shark using only a piece of rebar. He always carries a machete with him, ready for whatever situation that may arise. I am talking, of course, about Mr. James Michael Harris. Famous for his larger-than-life personalit...

New Direction for Directors

New Direction for Directors

Ava Dreessen, Staff Reporter

May 2, 2016


Filed under Features, Teacher Feature

With the transition period that students have been forced to adapt to this past theatre season, all seemed to fall into perfect harmony as Skutt Catholic’s next official theatre director was hired: Will Wright. Wright graduated from Skutt Catholic in 2011 and went on to study social studies, secondary...

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