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  • A Web Of Success
  • A Web Of Success

    A Web Of Success

    Isabella Eslick, News Editor

    November 20, 2017

      For the first time in school history, the marching band earned a competitive spot in finals at the Bands of America (BOA) St. Louis Super Regional held at the the Dome at America’s Center on Oct. 20 and 21. Band director Joe Padawan said making finals is something the band has been striving...

Taking Home the Gold

Taking Home the Gold

Julia McCarthy, For the Talon Staff

November 15, 2017

After many months of practice, the marching band’s competition at the Fort Zumwalt North River City Showcase on Oct. 14 was a success. It was the third c...

Drum Corp

Isabella Eslick, News Editor

September 27, 2017

Drum corps, an activity related to marching band, is garnering even more attention than ever before from current students and numerous alumni. Unlike marching band, drum corps only allows brass and percussion instruments and a colorguard. Hundreds of corps operate independently across the country. The season spans from mid-May to mid-August. Junio...

Rockwood hosts annual safety fair at Summit

Tyler Patterson, Web Editor

April 24, 2017

  Rockwood held their annual safety fair on Sunday, April 24th with the anti-drug coalition.  There were many different organizations that showed up including, AIR (Addiction IS Real), DARE, KSHE 95, The Fenton Fire Department, Preferred Family Healthcare, and several others.  The biggest setup was from AIR who had set up a mock bedroom t...

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Winning it all

Sarah Faust, Photo Editor

November 30, 2016

Boys soccer made history on Nov. 12 when they defeated Carthage Senior High School 6-0 to win the State Championship. Along with being the first soccer...

Charlie Walters, Of The Talon Staff

September 29, 2016

On Aug. 9, 2016, with a pass to junior Corey Goede, senior captain Colin Hilpert broke the school’s record for most career assists. Summit won the...

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Recent Sports Scores
  • Tuesday, September 26

    Field Hockey

    Rockwood Summit 2 - Eureka 1

  • Monday, September 25

    Boys Soccer

    Rockwood Summit 4 - Eureka 0

  • Monday, September 25


    Rockwood Summit 4 - Pattonville 1

  • Friday, September 22


    Rockwood Summit 0 - Pattonville 42

  • Thursday, September 21

    Field Hockey

    Rockwood Summit 1 - Notre Dame 0

  • Friday, September 8

    Boys Soccer

    Rockwood Summit 10 - Poplar Bluff 0

  • Thursday, September 7

    Field Hockey

    Rockwood Summit 1 - University City 0

  • New Club: MUSE

    Over the summer, sophomore Lois Westland decided to establish a new club that will be teaching students about gender equality and the meaning of femin...

  • Coding club

      Beginning just two years ago, the Coding Club learns about programming and creating apps, websites, and games, as well as compete in program...

  • Biodiesel club

      Biodiesel club had their first meeting of the year with at least 25 members present. Biodiesel meets every Monday and mainly focuses on ...

  • Robotics Club

    The Robotics Team, sponsored by science teacher Angela Schneider, had their first meeting on Aug 29 with 12 members present. The school’s Robotic...

  • Vintage Hitchcock

    On Aug. 28 and 29, Theater Director Katherine Fischer held auditions for the upcoming fall play ‘Vintage Hitchcock: A Live Radio Play’. Set in a 1...

  • Peak Brain Training: App Review

    With more than 40 games for the user to play, the Peak Brain Training app explores a relatively new category of brain training through the use of simp...

  • ‘Ouija: Origins of Evil’ movie review

    The sequel to ‘Ouija,’  ‘Ouija: Origin of Evil’ tells the story of a family who encounters many obstacles as evil spirits begin to tear t...

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