Mr. Ochs Memories

By Kyle H.   Our school will say goodbye to Mr. Ochs as he retires at the end of May. As a tribute to Mr. Ochs, we asked some students who had the privilege of having him as their teacher some of their favorite memories: -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 7th Grade:  ...
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New 5th Grade Teacher!

By Kyle H.             After Mr. Ochs announced his impending retirement in April, our school began looking for a new 5th Grade teacher. After much searching, they found a new teacher named Mrs. Nellie Herbert. She lives in Montana with her husband, and they will be coming to Kansas in June. She is very outdoorsy, and she has been teaching on an Indian Reservation. It will be ...
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Jokes-Think & Grin

By Kyle H.             Well, ladies and gentlemen, it's that time again! World-famous comedian Kyle is back from a well-earned luxury vacation to bring you more of only the finest jokes! --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Bob: I ate my watch yesterday. Link: How was it? Bob: It...
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Easter Tongue Twisters

By Kyle H.  Welcome back to more amazing tongue twisters by the amazing Kyle. Challenge yourself to say these ten times fast! --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. Eighteen Easter eggs ate eighteen Easter bunnies. ----------------------------------------------------------------...
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Christmas Jokes – Think and Grin

By Kyle H. Feeling particularly festive this time of year? Are you thinking that this newspaper would be a whole lot better with some jokes with a little "Christmas Joy" in them? Well, fear that no more because your wish has been granted! World renowned comedian Kyle is back to blow you away with wonderful Holiday-oriented Jokes! --------------------------------------------...
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7th Grade Classroom Decoration

By Kyle H.   It is a long standing-tradition at Holy Cross that the 7th Graders get to decorate Mrs. Vanwey's room for Christmas. This year the class of 2019 tried their hand at it, and the results were amazing! The students were wonderfully working in groups or by themselves, always agreeing and helping each other out. There was plenty of organizational talent and won...
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Riddles-Think and Grin

By Kyle H  Welcome to Kyle's famous riddle page, home of the world-class brain-teasers! Are you feeling ready to challenge yourself? If so, then get ready to be blown away! (Answers at the bottom) _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ 1. This five letter word Becomes shorter when you Add two letters to it. W...
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7th Grade Food Festival

By Kyle H.                  On Monday, November 14, the 7th Grade class participated in their annual international food festival, put together by the middle school geography teacher Mr. Wolgast. It was a huge success. The students worked in groups of 2 or 3 and chose a country from anywhere in the world. They researched the country and made a power point and/or a poster board ...
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Jokes-Think & Grin

By Shawn and Kyle Are you feeling down in the dumps? Are you thinking,"Man, what a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day!"? Have no fear! Let comedians Shawn and Kyle take you away with their one-of-a-kind, world-class jokes! Teacher: We will only have one half of school this morning! Class: YAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAYYYYYYYYYY! Teacher: We will have the ...
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