NFL Refs: Dropping the Ball

     The NFL is becoming notorious for the numerous amounts of no-calls and “tic-tac” fouls being called or not called during the course of games. A great example of this was during the 2018-19 NFC championship which saw the New Orleans Saints face up against the Los Angeles Rams.      With a minute and forty-five seconds left in the fourth quarter, Saint’s wide … Continue reading NFL Refs: Dropping the Ball

Learning Commons

The Learning Commons provides students with an area to go to quietly do homework, study for quizzes and tests or take notes for upcoming exams. Students, however can get distracted from their school work and do other things. The Learning Commons is a “game-free zone,” meaning that if anyone is caught playing games on their iPad, they receive an automatic JUG. Rockhurst is experiencing a … Continue reading Learning Commons

Rockhursts Favorite Lunches by the Numbers

Here at Rockhurst, we are blessed to have some of the top shelf food provided to us by Flik. Flik works very hard every single day to provide food for over 1000, kids every day of the school week. Many people believe that Flik is not a great system for food distribution at a high school, but they are. Flik provides a sandwich bar, salad … Continue reading Rockhursts Favorite Lunches by the Numbers

Hurricane Season

Harvey, Irma, Jose, Maria. These names strike fear into the hearts of the coastal cities and islands. These four hurricanes have each reached at least category three, making them some of the most dangerous hurricanes to ever hit the coasts and islands back to back to back to back. Hurricane specialists predict thousands of people could die because of upcoming Hurricane Maria. Hurricane Irma wiped out … Continue reading Hurricane Season

Chiefs Stomp the Patriots: Week 1 Review and Season Outlook

Last Thursday, NFL fans across the country received a gift that can seldom be matched: the first NFL football game of the season. Rookie running back Kareem Hunt was pivotal to the Chiefs’ success on Thursday, finishing the night with 246 yards and three touchdowns. Additionally, Chiefs’ all-star wide receiver Tyreek Hill played an excellent game, racking up 133 yards and scoring one touchdown. Despite … Continue reading Chiefs Stomp the Patriots: Week 1 Review and Season Outlook

Top Ten movies of the summer

The Summer of 2017 marked a great time for cinema. It launched the releases of very big and very anticipated movies such as The Emoji Movie and Cars: 3. In this top ten, we will be reviewing the top ten movies of Summer ‘17. This list is compiled by the reviews of Rotten Tomatoes, personal experience, and the opinions of your fellow classmates 10.Baywatch: 2017’s … Continue reading Top Ten movies of the summer