News & Stories
The 2023 South Paw Yearbook hasn’t even been handed out yet, and it is already winning awards! Park Hill South’s yearbook rep, John Kelley, recently presented the editors with Walsworth Publishing Company’s Gallery of Excellence award.
Thirty-six Park Hill School District students earned awards from the KC Scholars program this year. KC Scholars is a college scholarship and college-savings program designed to create individual impact and to positively impact the Kansas City region’s economy and workforce.
Broadcast students from our high schools participated in the Journalism Educators of Metro Kansas City’s (JEMKC) annual contest. They won several awards, including First Place in Broadcast Sweepstakes for the best program overall! The competition recognizes the best in student media from both sides of the state line.
Congratulations to the drama students of Park Hill South High School who took first place at the MSHSAA One-Act State Championship with their performance of MEDEA.
Students across the Park Hill School District earned honors at the state SkillsUSA competition through the Northland Career Center.
After a great competitive season, Park Hill South's Robotics Team, the ElectroMagnetic Panthers, is preparing for the Kansas/Missouri Bi-State Tournament coming up on May 5 and 6!
Dozens of Park Hill School District band and orchestra students competed against students from schools throughout the Kansas City region at the District Solo and Ensemble Festival recently.
Park Hill South's HOSA - Future Health Professionals chapter had 13 members qualify to compete at the annual State Leadership Conference in Rolla, Mo., last month.
Three seniors in the Park Hill School District earned recognition in Missouri Scholars 100, a statewide program that honors 100 of Missouri's top academic students in the class of 2023.
Park Hill South senior Ashlee Kelley was awarded a Distinguished Leader Award from the Missouri Association of Student Councils.
Three juniors from Park Hill South High School earned a perfect score (36) on the ACT. Congratulations to Sylvia Nguyen, McKelvey McDaniel and Austin Felton! According to ACT, their perfect scores put them in the top less-than-one-percent of test takers.
Journalism students from Park Hill and Park Hill South High Schools brought home awards from the Missouri Interscholastic Journalism Association at Journalism Day in Columbia.
Thirty-eight students from Park Hill and Park Hill South High Schools, including students at the LEAD Innovation Studio, earned spots in the Missouri Boys State and the Missouri Girls State summer programs.
Broadcast students from Park Hill and Park Hill South High Schools recently brought home awards from the national STN Convention in Long Beach, Calif.
Congratulations to the Park Hill School District sophomores who earned spots at the Missouri Scholars Academy summer program at the University of Missouri!