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Academic Picture

By: Codi Kentner

On Monday, October 16, Conner Havlas performs an experiment in Chemistry class involving a Bunsen Burner.  Students learned about frequencies and wavelengths.  The experiment consisted . . .

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Academic Picture

By: Kylie Crist

On Tuesday, Nov. 1 Tanesha Harvey presents her straw structure to her class. The senior Government class was divided into teams of three and were given the instructions to build a freestanding . . .

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FFA Pals Bring the Halloween Spirit

By: Kayler Getz

On Wednesday, October 25, five members of the Quinter FFA Chapter, journeyed over to Quinter Elementary to take part in an activity with the third grade students as a part of their PALS program. Members who attended the event included . . .

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Jacka Sets PR at State Cross Country

  Quinter High School junior Jonathan Jacka improved his cross country personal best by over a minute from the past two weeks.  Jacka competed at the State Cross Country Meet in Wamego on Saturday, October 28.   . . .

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Junior High Students Attend KMEA

By: Kylie Crist

  On Saturday, Nov. 4 a few Quinter Junior High students had the opportunity to compete in the Junior HIgh Kansas Music Educator’s Association Honor Choir in Hays. Those students included Jaden Boone, Jessa Borger, . . .

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Kansas Honors Program

By: Reegan Scott

Seniors Rebekah Kitch and Abria Fisher pose in front of the Kansas Honor Scholar banner. Kitch and Fisher were recognized by the Kansas University’s Alumni Association for their academic . . .

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KAY Students Meet in Phillipsburg

By: Codi Kentner

Seven members of the Quinter Kansas Association for Youth Club attended the Area IV Kansas Association for Youth Regional Conference on Thursday, November 2 at Phillipsburg. The board members include seniors Peyton Havlas, Kylie . . .

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NWKL Volleyball Honorable Selections

By: Kayler Getz

Peyton Havlas and Brittney Walt pose for a picture after being named to the Northwest Kansas League All-League Volleyball Teams. Havlas was a first team selection while Walt received honorable . . .

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QES Student is ‘Putting the Brakes on Fatalities’

By: Evie Gruenbacher

Quinter Elementary sixth grader, Dashiell Brown was honored as one of the three northwest Kansas winners in the Kansas Department of Transportation’s (KDOT) 2017 Put the Brakes on Fatalities poster contest. The goal of this . . .

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QHS Presents You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown

By: Reegan Scott

  On Friday, November 10, and Saturday, November 11 the Quinter High School Theatre Program will be performing the musical You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown. The production starts at 7:30 p.m. both nights. Cast members . . .

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QHS Students Qualify for State Night at the Lab

By: Blake Selensky

  On Thursday, October 30 the Quinter High School Science Human Anatomy & Physiology class, taught by Mr. Steve Nicholson, traveled to Colby to participate in the KUMC Night at the Lab competition. The students . . .

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QJH Boys Pick Up Two Wins in Their Season Opener

By: Evie Gruenbacher

  On Thursday, November 2, the Quinter Junior High boys’ basketball team traveled to Atwood to face the Rawlins Co. Buffaloes to open their season. The Bulldogs went 2-0 on the night, winning both the A and B team . . .

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Quinter High School Scholars Bowl at Healy

By: Kayler Getz

  On Monday, October 30, the Quinter High School junior varsity scholars’ bowl team travelled to Healy to compete in a meet. The team consisted of Reegan Scott, Millie Brown, Bristol Mesch, Lea Richardson, Collin . . .

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Third Grade Activities Throughout October

By: Blake Selensky

  Throughout the month of October the Quinter Elementary third grade class taught by Mrs. Marcia Leon with Student Teacher Ms. Hannah Albin, and Mrs. Katie Blackwill got into the fall them, learning all about pumpkins. . . .

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XC Pep Rally

By: Kylie Crist

On Thursday, Oct. 26 Jonathan Jacka listens to motivational words from cross country coach Ed Mense. Quinter High School put together a surprise pep rally for Jacka before he competed at the . . .

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Countryman Honored as KASSP Area V Principal of the Year

The Kansas Association of Secondary School Principals (KASSP) is proud to recognize Toby Countryman, Quinter Jr/Sr High School, as the KASSP Area V High School Principal of the Year honoree. KASSP is an organization of over 375 . . .

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Bulldogs Place Runner-Up at Sub-State

By: Kylie Crist

  On Saturday, Oct. 21 the Quinter Lady Bulldogs traveled to Palco to compete in the Sub-State Tournament. The Bulldogs faced the Logan Trojans in the semifinals and the Huskies of Northern Valley in the finals. Quinter beat . . .

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Bulldogs Take on the Indians in the Last Game of the Season

By: Blake Selensky

  On Friday October 20, the Quinter High School football team took on the St. Francis Indians at home for the last game of the season. The Bulldogs lost to the Indians 6-54. In the first quarter the Indians scored 24 . . .

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QHS Scholars Bowl Places Fourth at First Meet

By: Kylie Crist

On Monday, Oct. 16 the Quinter Senior High Scholars’ Bowl team traveled to Atwood to compete in their first meet of the year. Quinter competed against the Wallace Co. Wildcats, Rawlins Co. Buffaloes, Goodland Cowboys, Colby . . .

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QHS Students View 9/11 Experiences

By: Codi Kentner

  On Friday, October 20, Quinter High School juniors and seniors were escorted by history teacher Kelli Getz and sponsors Angie Wagoner and Kristen Hillman to Oakley, Kansas for a 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit. The . . .

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QJH Volleyball B-team Travels to St. Francis for NWKL Tournament

By: Evie Gruenbacher

  On Tuesday, October 17, the Quinter Junior High volleyball B-team traveled to St. Francis to compete in the Northwest Kansas League (NWKL) Tournament. The B-team ended the day 0-3, failing to make it out of pool play. . . .

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Quinter FFA Competes in Dairy Cattle Judging

By: Kayler Getz

  On Wednesday, October 18, the Quinter FFA Dairy Cattle Judging team travelled to Bird City to take part in the first livestock contest of the year. Members of the team included freshman, Chalea Kvasnicka, Tucker Gillespie, . . .

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Quinter JH A-Team League Tournament at Dighton

By: Codi Kentner

  On Tuesday, October 17, the Quinter Junior High volleyball A-team traveled to Dighton for the Northwest Kansas League Tournament. The Bulldogs came out of the tournament with one win and two losses, failing to advance out . . .

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Quinter Men Turn Up the Heat

By: Reegan Scott

  On Wednesday, October 18 four Quinter High School male students attended Hutchinson Community College’s Fire Science Day. These boys included juniors Conner Havlas, Caleb Albin, Jonathan Jacka, and Gordon Wolf. . . .

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Quinter Qualifies One for State Cross Country

By: Andrea Charles

  On Saturday, October 21, the Quinter cross country team traveled to Tribune, Kansas to compete in the Regional Cross Country Meet, and take a turn for a chance at the State meet. Five competed in Regionals, Jonathan Jacka . . .

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Quinter Elementary Sixth Grade Shows Leadership

By: Evie Gruenbacher and Reegan Scott

  This year, the sixth graders at Quinter Elementary school have been hard at work, not only in the classrooms, but outside of the classrooms as well. As the new top-dogs at the grade school, they have lots of expectations . . .

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Bulldog Football Hosts the Indians

By: Andrea Charles

On Friday, October 6, the Quinter High School Bulldogs football team hosted the Hoxie Indians in a district match.  The Bulldogs lost 0-54 to the fifth ranked Indians. In the first quarter the Bulldogs’ defense held . . .

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Bulldog Volleyball Competes at NWKL

By: Kylie Crist and Andrea Charles

On Saturday, Oct. 14 the Quinter High School volleyball team traveled to Oberlin to compete in the Northwest Kansas League Tournament. The girls finished with a 2-2 record on the day. The Bulldogs battled the Wallace Co. Wildcats, . . .

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Bulldogs End Season with a Win

By: Kylie Crist

  On Thursday, Oct. 12 the Quinter Junior High football team traveled to Atwood to compete against the Rawlins Co. Buffaloes in their final game of the season. The boys came home with a victory of 20-12 to top off their . . .

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Bulldogs Lose on the Road

By: Kylie Crist

On Thursday, October 5 the Quinter Junior High Volleyball team traveled to Oberlin to compete against the Decatur Community Red Devils. Both the A and B teams came home with losses on the night. In the first set of the A-team . . .

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Bulldogs Travel to Atwood to take on Rawlins County

By: Blake Selensky

  On Friday, October 13 the Quinter High School football team traveled to Atwood to take on the Rawlins County Buffaloes. The Bulldogs lost to the Buffaloes 0-50. In the first quarter of the game the Buffaloes scored . . .

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QHS Cross Country Finishes Regular Season at Wheatland Meet

By: Kayler Getz

On Thursday, October 12, five Quinter High School cross country athletes traveled to Grainfield to compete in the last regular season meet of the season. The meet marked the last regular season meet for the team as well as the last . . .

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QHS FFA Greehands Attend Conference

By: Reegan Scott

On Monday, October 9 the freshmen of the Quinter FFA Chapter attended the Greenhand District Conference in Stockton, Kansas. Accompanied by FFA Advisor Candice Hendrich, freshmen Collin Blackwill, Bryan Medina, Evan Roberts, Bailey . . .

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QJH Bulldog Football Faces Road Challenge

By: Andrea Charles

  On Thursday, November 5, the Quinter Junior High football team traveled to Oberlin to face Northwest Kansas League foe Decatur Community.  The Bulldogs fell short 20 points of the Red Devils. This marked only their . . .

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Quinter High School Volleyball Team Travels Competes in NWKL Quad

By: Blake Selensky

  On Tuesday, October 3 the Quinter High School volleyball team traveled to Tribune to compete against Dighton Hornets, Wallace County Wildcats, and Greeley County Jackrabbits. The Bulldogs took on the Hornets in the first . . .

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Quinter SH and JH compete in Hoxie Cross Country Meet

By: Kayler Getz

The Quinter High School cross country team ran at the Northwest Kansas League Meet in Hoxie on Tuesday, October 3. Five runners from QHS competed in the meet while 10 runners competed for QJH. On the high school men's side, . . .

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Quinter Takes on Colby and Decatur Community for Senior Night

By: Blake Selensky

  On Tuesday, October 10 the Quinter High School volleyball team took on the Colby Eagles and the Decatur Community Devils at home for Senior Night. The Bulldog’s varsity won the match against the Red Devils 2-0 and . . .

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Students Travel to Oakley to Improve Their ACT Skills

By: Evie Gruenbacher

  On Thursday, October 12, six students from Quinter High School traveled to Oakley for the ACT Prep Workshop. The workshop was held at the Northwest Kansas Educational Service Center. Juniors Caleb Albin, Codi Kentner, . . .

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The Bulldogs take on the Buffaloes

Codi Kentner

  On Thursday, October 12, the Quinter Junior High volleyball team traveled to Atwood to take on the Rawlins County Buffaloes for their final regular season game. Quinter finished the night 0-3. In the C-team match, . . .

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Volleyball Parents Night

By: Peyton Havlas

Brianna Hackler shares an embrace with her parents Yvonne and Bill Hackler during the Volleyball Senior Night Ceremony on Tuesday, October 10.  Senior volleyball players were recognized . . .

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Celebrating a New School Year

To start off a new school year, Quinter hosted their annual Back to School Fest at the city park on Saturday, August 20. Students in grades kindergarten through seniors were entertained from early that morning until that evening. The . . .

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