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The official student media of Blue Valley Northwest High School

BVNWnews

The official student media of Blue Valley Northwest High School

BVNWnews

Once the alert system is implemented, CENTEGIX badges will be given to all Blue Valley staff members.
New crisis alert system to be implemented in Blue Valley schools
A district official and the BVNW principal speak to the benefits of the up and coming security measure.
September 20, 2022
The former main gym was closed Aug. 29 after finding a mold infestation during a routine maintenance check.
Main gym closed for 10 days due to mold
Treatment to remove the mold started Monday and is expected to be done this weekend.
September 2, 2022
Following the lockdown, members of the Overland Park Police Department and Blue Valley’s Safety and Security Department arrived on site to assist in the investigation, Aug. 30.
Armed suspect in the area initiates immediate lockdown at BVNW
Students and administrators piece together their different experiences during the lockdown on Aug. 30.
September 2, 2022
Side-by-side photo of a pro-choice (left) and pro-life (right) campaign sign for the Value them Both Amendment, June 28. The voting for the Amendment is apart of the 2022 Kansas Primary Election and will end on Aug. 2, with voter registration open until July 12. Photo editing by Liz LaHood.
Recent Roe v. Wade court decision adds gravity to upcoming Kansas vote
A pro-life and pro-choice student weigh in on the abortion debate and share their viewpoints on this issue in terms of the 2022 election.
July 10, 2022
Junior Gavin Hoffman catches the ball for the Huskies fourth touchdown of the night, making the score 26-14, Sept 30. (Photo by Lila Vancrum)
BVNW falls to BVW in a neck-and-neck Homecoming game
The Huskies were defeated by the Jaguars in a one-point game, 27-26, Sept. 30.
October 2, 2022
Freshman Bobby Guo plays his violin after school, Sept. 12. “I might as well practice and make use of that time to do something productive instead of waiting there and waste time,” Guo said.
After-school sessions
Freshman violinist shares his unconventional method for after-school music practice.
September 28, 2022
Freshman Carson Hunt began riding his bike to help raise money to fund Homocystinuria (HCU) research.
Riding for a cause
September 15, 2022
Junior Lauren Croom volunteers at the summer youth volleyball camp, June 13. “I like to volunteer because I’m very fortunate and it is important to give back to the community,” Croom said.
A helping hand
August 26, 2022
Graphic illustration depicting a group of graduates.
Northwest productions
March 31, 2022
A&E
Digital illustration of Dont Hug Me, Im Scared main characters Red Guy, Yellow Guy and Duck.
“Don’t Hug Me, I’m Scared” is the perfect transition into the Halloween season
Combining the likes of “Sesame Street” with musical numbers and existential horror, the former web series moves to television in a tour de force.
October 5, 2022
Digital illustration of a Top Gun: Maverick movie poster.
"Top Gun: Maverick" - Inspiration or letdown?
“Top Gun: Maverick” was released this past month, successfully bringing back the same magic from the original movie despite being released 36 years later. 
June 15, 2022
Feminism through literature
Feminism through literature
Take Women’s History Month to be a time of self growth and education on the treatment and representation of women under the patriarchy.
March 27, 2022
Digital illustration showing a high schooler experiencing fear over missing out on social events with friends, more commonly known as FOMO.
What about me?
August 19, 2022
The Hotspot Cafe used to serve as a secondary cafeteria for students. Ever since Covid, it has sat idle.
Hotspot thoughts
May 20, 2022
The Crystal craze
The Crystal craze
April 3, 2022
Stripped of motivation
Stripped of motivation
February 23, 2022
Recycling clothes and shopping sustainably are both ways to buy clothing without contributing to fast fashion.
Consider the cost
February 15, 2022
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