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  • Learning to lead

    Learning to lead

    Alexis White, Editor-in-Chief

    September 28, 2016

    Todd Zell, the assistant executive director for the Missouri State High School Activities Association, spoke with students from the Falcon Leadership Council on Sept. 28. The Falcon Leadership Council is a group of 54 students who are also sports captains or activity leaders. It’s sponsored by Activities... READ MORE »»

    The Falcon Leadership Council takes a photo with the Assistant Executive Director of the Missouri State High School Athletic Association Todd Zell. On Sept. 28, the Council participated in an interactive presentation with Zell about leadership and teamwork.

    Photo used with permission by Mitch Lefkowitz

Science classrooms put on hold

Olivia Moses, Copy Editor

Voters in the Rockwood School District supported the decision to enact Proposition 4 in April 2015 which included improving the existing science laboratories in all four of the district’s high schools. The STEM Science Classroom and Laboratory Renovations project showed what the improved classrooms could provide for students in order to expand ...  Read More »

Sep 9

Show me some spirit

Abby Richardson, For the Talon Staff

Pep band is an optional music group for band students to play well-known songs at basketball games. Band director Rebekah Long started pep band three years ago when she first started working here. Today, around 60 band students are in the pep band. Junior Rachel Sneed plays trombone and says she believes the music keeps the fans excited. “We play...  Read More »

May 17

Book Talk

Izzy Williams, For the Talon Staff

The Gateway Book Club is a place for readers to meet once a month and talk about various types of books. In the club, they read Gateway books as well as books of their choosing then come together to discuss what they have read. The book club is run by librarian Margaret Sullivan who has lead it since its start in the fall of 2003. “My favorite...  Read More »

May 17

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Stepping up to the plate

Erika Cooper, Sports Editor

Varsity baseball has held a consecutive winning record throughout the duration of the spring sports season. As of May 6, the record stands as 20 wins...  Read More »

May 17, 2016

Coming to a close

Sarah Faust, For The Talon Staff

The football team received the title of District Champions after their 36-0 win over Fox on Friday, Nov. 6. After the game, the team rushed onto the field...  Read More »

December 3, 2015

Breaking records

Catherine Brand, Editor-in-Chief

For 19 years the record of most goals in one varsity boys’ soccer season stood tall only to be broken on Oct. 21 by sophomore Billy Hency. Hency finished...  Read More »

December 3, 2015

  • Unconquered December 3, 2015
  • A fourth place victory December 3, 2015
  • Beating the record December 3, 2015

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Tuesday, September 27

    Girls Volleyball

    Rockwood Summit 0 - Kirkwood Pioneers 2

  • Tuesday, September 27

    Boys Swim

    Rockwood Summit 108 - Ritenour Huskies 61

  • Tuesday, September 27

    Girls Softball

    Rockwood Summit 10 - Ritenour Huskies 2

  • Tuesday, September 27

    Girls Field Hockey

    Rockwood Summit 2 - Eureka Wildcats 1

  • Monday, September 26

    Boys Soccer

    Rockwood Summit 1 - Eureka Wildcats 0

  • Monday, September 26

    Girls Tennis

    Rockwood Summit 5 - Ursuline Bears 4

  • Monday, September 26

    Girls Tennis

    Rockwood Summit 0 - Ursuline Bears 5


The student news site of Rockwood Summit High School
The student news site of Rockwood Summit High School