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Vaccines In Delay

Vaccines In Delay

March 20, 2021

Some people may say it’s crazy and some people may say it’s expected on how the coronavirus outbreak all started January 30th of 2020. “It doesn’t amaze me because significant people are scared...

Womens History Month

Womens History Month

March 11, 2021

Women’s History Month   Harriet Tubman, Cady Stanton, Amelia Earhart, Rosy the Riveter, Maya Angelou, Sally Ride, Oprah Winfrey, Rosa Parks, Malala Yousafzai, Hilary Clinton, Kamala Harris....

Stalemate

Stalemate

November 24, 2020

On November 3rd the presidential candidates, along with the rest of the United States, began the anxious wait for the results of the 2020 presidential election. Democrat Joe Biden and Republican Donald...

Election 2020-2021

Election 2020-2021

November 3, 2020

This week students participated in a “mock election” giving them a chance to anonymously voice their opinions. Here are the results from the 231 students who voted. President Joe Biden- 55% Donald...

Saying goodbye

Saying goodbye

April 10, 2020

While many students across the country are holding their breath following statewide orders for schools to remain closed, foreign exchange students are experiencing a different type of crisis.  Due...

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Griffin Rites Spring Volume 51, Issue 3

Recent Feature Stories

Griffin Rites Literary Magazine 2021- Celebrate the Moment

Griffin Rites Literary Magazine 2021- Celebrate the Moment

January 12, 2021

https://issuu.com/griffinrites4/docs/griffin_rites___literary_magazine__winter_2021

Senior Spotlights

Senior Spotlights

December 2, 2020

Dorianna Braxton,12 Dorianna is student body president, into student council and leadership....

Walkout

Walkout

November 24, 2020

Winnetonka students participate in a walkout to show their support for equality for all races. This...

Raise A Fist

Raise A Fist

November 22, 2020

For eight minutes and 46 seconds, Officer Derek Chauvin pressed his knee into the back of the neck of...

Saying goodbye

Saying goodbye

April 10, 2020

While many students across the country are holding their breath following statewide orders for schools...

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Into The Spotlight

Recent Arts Stories

You’ve been awarded!

You’ve been awarded!

January 14, 2021

Senior Aislynn Stewart has been awarded a $19,000 YEARLY scholarship to the KC Art Institute.  Attached...

Artwork by Rachel Pollard

Artwork by Rachel Pollard

January 13, 2021

Artwork By Tonka Students

Artwork By Tonka Students

January 13, 2021

                                   

Freshman Student Takes 3rd in Poetry Reading

Freshman Student Takes 3rd in Poetry Reading

November 2, 2020

Congratulations to the students who competed at the KC Novice Invitational speech and debate tournament...

Art Club Chalk and Walk

Art Club Chalk and Walk

October 25, 2020

The Winnetonka art club students participated in the annual Walk and Walk! Our artists focused on designing...

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Recent Sports Stories

Suburban Blue All-Conference Selections!

Suburban Blue All-Conference Selections!

December 2, 2020

Congratulations to our Tonka Griffin football team’s 2020 Suburban Blue All-Conference Selections! 1st...

Sports Through A Pandemic

Sports Through A Pandemic

November 24, 2020

Winnetonka 2020 sports is very different from previous years. Rules have changed for the safety of...

Senior Brennen Johnson Breaks School Swim Records

Senior Brennen Johnson Breaks School Swim Records

November 3, 2020

Over the past weekend, the boys swim and dive team competed in a swim meet against North Kansas City,...

Griffin Volleyball Takes 2nd Place

November 2, 2020

2010 was the last time the varsity volleyball team won a tournament… until now. On Oct. 29 in the main...

All Out. All Game. All Season

All Out. All Game. All Season

November 1, 2020

Monday October 26th marked the last Junior Varsity Football Game for the 2020-2021 season.  Congratulations...

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Griffin Rites Spring Volume 51, Issue 3
Griffin Rites Literary Magazine 2021- Celebrate the Moment

Griffin Rites Literary Magazine 2021- Celebrate the Moment

January 12, 2021

Griffin Rites Senior Issue 2020

Griffin Rites Senior Issue 2020

December 8, 2020

Griffin Rites, Fall, Volume 51 Issue 1

Griffin Rites, Fall, Volume 51 Issue 1

November 20, 2020

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