DWHS seniors have taken a big step towards graduation by completing their Senior Project presentations. On Friday, April 24, the seniors presented to panels of three judges, with the expectation of speaking about their topic and the process of senior project for 20 minutes. For this graduation requirement, the seniors spend a majority of the year learning about a chosen topic and then demonstrating that knowledge as well as a . . .
Four school records were broken at the Doniphan West Relays on April 22, 2015. 100 M Dash Girls --Kenzie Blevins (Jr.) 12.49 broke Amanda Pickman's record in 2008 of 13.09 200 M Dash Girls --Kenzie Blevins (Jr.) 26.79 broke Katylin Blevins record in 2006 of 26.95 100 M Dash Boys --Lane Spiker (Jr.) 11.22 broke . . .
Here is your chance to wear a part of Mustang Basketball History! Sub-State and State shirts are being sold that show their accomplishments on the front and that list all the team players on the back. Don't miss out on your chance to have a personalized team shirt in . . .
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Research shows that hungry children have poorer mental and overall health, miss more days of school, suffer greater rates of behavioral disorders and are less prepared to learn when they are in school. With goals of helping to eliminate these life-changing effects of the children, Backpack Buddies supplies participating schools in with nutritious, child-friendly, self-serve food designed to fill a backpack and feed a child over the weekend. For $150 you can feed 1 child for an entire school year. Backpack Buddies has been an initiative . . .
Below is a link to the HS Activities for 2014-2015. Please note that dates and times are subject to change throughout the school year. Default Hyperlink Text
Each year the Kansas Honors Program recognizes a select group of high school seniors across the state of Kansas with an event in their honor. To be selected, high school seniors must be in the top 10% of their class. Seniors from Doniphan West included were Tynan Bollinger and Kayla Cook. This year the dinner and ceremony was held at Atchison Heritage Conference Center, on Wednesday, February 25, 2015. For the past 44 years, the KU Alumni Association has sponsored the Kansas Honors Program. Students received a personalized Webster's New College Dictionary as well as a keepsake . . .
The journey to State started the first day of practice. Coach David Johnson stepped into the gym and shared this with his players: “Our goals this year are to play together as a team and to get better every drill, every practice and every game.” And that is just what his team did. Johnson’s team transformed into a group of young men that executed teamwork and trusted in one another on both ends of the court to accomplish what no other Mustang team has—to earn a place in the 1A-D1 state basketball tournament at Emporia. After winning the first . . .
D-West is very proud of all our hard-working student athletes. This video is to recognize our three seniors basketball players for their dedication to basketball these past four years. Mustang Pride!