The Student News Site of Olathe East High School

The Hawk's Eye

The Student News Site of Olathe East High School

The Hawk's Eye

The Student News Site of Olathe East High School

The Hawk's Eye

Juniors Monica Diaz, Emerson Emmy Glenn, Kennadee Brown hold up a sign at the counter protest. Photo courtsey of Natalie Ren.
Olathe East Gathers to Show Support of LGBTQ+ Community
November 11, 2021

In the early morning hours on Thursday, November 4th, students of Olathe East high school gathered at the front of the school in support of LGBTQ+ rights.  The gathering was organized to combat the Westboro Baptist Church,...

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The Choice Is Now Yours
Simone Collins, Assistant Editor • November 11, 2021

The Board of Education declares the termination of maks come the following weeks after fall break. The decision was made on November 4, 2021. It only extends to the high school level. The only exception: quarantine among...

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A photo of a toilet stuffed with burning materials, reportedly done as a lick at Shawnee Mission North, is being shared on Snapchat by students in the KC Metro area.
Tik Tok Trend Takes Over
Taylor Mossman, Assistant Editor • September 17, 2021

A trend on Tik Tok has been destroying school property to a whole new level. The devious licks trend consists of students vandalizing school property outside and even during school hours.  Actions of this trend require...

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Leaving A Legacy
Brett Gamber, Staff Writer • September 17, 2021

The Olathe East family experienced devastation when an honorable coach passed away due to Covid-19. Chris “Cheese” Burnett was a coach on...

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Juniors Monica Diaz, Emerson Emmy Glenn, Kennadee Brown hold up a sign at the counter protest. Photo courtsey of Natalie Ren.
Olathe East Gathers to Show Support of LGBTQ+ Community
November 11, 2021

In the early morning hours on Thursday, November 4th, students of Olathe East high school gathered at the front of the school in support of LGBTQ+ rights.  The gathering was organized to combat the...

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Hounds Helping Humanity
Maddie McCord, Staff Writer • October 19, 2021

Mental health has grown to be more common among teens. For teens struggling with mental health, owning a dog may be a step in the right direction....

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The Fallout of Six Days In Fallujah
Bree El-Busefi, Staff Writer • October 19, 2021

A controversial video game has created a media frenzy, accusing the game of being a ‘murder simulator’. Is it really though?  Six Days in Fallujah is an upcoming video game which initial release...

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