• South High Students of the Week 

    Week 12 Gretchen Cox 11/12 - 11/16
    Week 11 Madelyn Fuller 11/5 - 11/9
    Week 10 Tyler Doherty 10/29 - 11/2
    Week 9 Tylyn Samreth 10/22 - 10/26
    Week 8 Andrew Davis 10/15 - 10/19
    Week 7 Grace Hoge 10/8 - 10/12
    Week 6 Brandon Rectenwald 10/1 - 10/5
    Week 5 Tatum Forrester 9/24 - 9/28
    Week 4 Parker Renz 9/17 - 9/21
    Week 3 Seth Thompson 9/10 - 9/14
    Week 2 Bailey Weber 9/03 - 9/07
    Week 1 Angelica Hernandez 8/27 - 8/31


  •  SOTW 12

    South High's twelfth Student of the Week is Gretchen Cox. Gretchen is daughter to Shawn Cox, holds a 3.9 GPA and is a senior at South High. Gretchen participates in an assortment of activities such managing for the football team, being a part of the girls basketball team and being a member of the National Honor Society. Outside of school, Gretchen participates in Relay for Life. When Gretchen comes to South High she enjoys the social atmosphere. Gretchen says that everyone is friendly at South High. After graduating, Gretchen plans to go to college but she is undecided on which college she will choose. However, Gretchen does know that she wants to pursue an elementary education major with a minor in special education. Lastly, Gretchen has two cacti named Denise and Gerald. Congratulations, Gretchen!

  • SOTW 11

    South High's eleventh Student of the Week is Madelyn Fuller. Madelyn is a senior at South High with a 3.6 GPA and is the daughter to Simone Newby. At South High, Madelyn enjoys spending her time with the band, as she has been a member of band all four years of high school. Madelyn really enjoys her Spanish class at South High because of her teacher: Ms. Adams. Madelyn thinks that Ms. Adams is a great teacher who is fun and extremely helpful. After graduating, Madelyn plans to attend Wichita State University, on a scholarship. She will pursue a degree in Psychology. Congratulations, Madelyn!

  • SOTW 10

    South High's tenth Student of the Week is Tyler Doherty. Tyler is a senior at South High with a 4.0 GPA and is the son to PJ & Melissa Doherty. At school, Tyler participates in National Honor Society, Kansas Honor Scholar, Youth Entrepreneurial Competition and is the Mentorship & Speech Pathology group leader. Tyler also participates in his community by being apart of the Junior Leadership of Salina and volunteering for the Great Plains Mfg community/employee events, the United Way and the Special Olympics. Tyler enjoys coming to South High because of his history classes. Tyler says that it is important to learn from the past. Tyler plans to attend Kansas Wesleyan University to pursue a dual major in accounting and history. Lastly, Tyler works the Eaglecrest Retirement Community and greatly enjoys spending time with all of the residents. Congratulations, Tyler!

  • SOTW 9

    South High's ninth student of the week is Tylyn Samreth. Tylyn holds a 3.80 GPA and is a senior this year at South. Ty is the daughter to Linda Nguyen & Savoeun Samreth. Ty participates in a couple of school activities including NHS and HOSA. Ty enjoys her time at school due to her favorite class: English. She enjoys English because you can fully express yourself while having fun. After graduating, Ty plans to attend Wichita State University. Ty would like to pursue a degree in the dental field. Lastly, one fact that Ty would like others to know is that she loves her family. Congratulations, Tylyn!

  • SOTW 8

    South High's eight student of the week is Andrew Davis. Andrew is a senior at South High with a 3.53 GPA. Andrew is the son to Craig and Yvonae Davis. At South High, Andrew is highly dedicated to being a part of band and being a drum major. Continuing with his love for band, Andrew says that is his favorite class. His teacher, Mr. Brooks, makes is entertaining. Band has been in Andrew’s life since 5th grade and will continue to be in his life for a very long time. Andrew plans to attend Kansas State University to pursue a degree in Computer Science. While at K-State, Andrew plans to join the K-State Marching band. Lastly, Andrew has two dogs at home and his brother is a marine. Congratulations, Andrew!

  • SOTW 7

    South High's seventh student of the week is Grace Hoge. Grace is a senior at South High with a 4.02 GPA. She is the daughter to Susan Hoge. At South High, Grace participates in cheerleading, NHS and has been the co-editor of the Tripodium (the school newspaper) for 2 years. In her community, Grace volunteers at Salina Regional in the summer, participates in BBBS, and works as a Nurse Assistant at Salina Regional Health Center, too. While at South High, Grace enjoys going to school because of the relationships she has formed with her teachers. She loves AP Chemistry and Mrs. Chamberlain, as well. After graduating, Grace plans to attend the University of Kansas to major in Nursing and minor in News and Information Journalism. Grace’s lifelong goal is to become an APRN and work in surgery. Congratulations, Grace!

  • SOTW 6


    South High's sixth student of the week is Brandon Rectenwald. Brandon is senior at South High with a 3.7 GPA and is the son to Nancy & Michael Rectenwald. At South High, Brandon participates in cross-country, track, and orchestra. In the community, Brandon spends time with the Salina Youth Symphony. Brandon enjoys coming to school because of his history classes. He likes how his history classes dicuss how society develops over time and compares the present to the past. Lastly, Brandon is currently looking at attending the University of Kansas after graduating. Brandon plans to pursue a degree in biological sciences. Congratulations, Brandon!

  • SOTW 5

    South High's fifth student of the week is Tatum Forrester. Tatum is a senior at South with a 4.0 GPA and is the daughter to Paul & Sheila Forrester. Tatum participates in a couple school activities including golf and softball. Tatum is a member of the National Honor Society (NHS), Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) and she is a medical intern, as well. Tatum enjoys South High because of the environment. Tatum says that the teachers are polite and they make it a priority to know their students. She especially likes that teachers will smile and say hi, to any student in the hallways, even if they don’t have that student in class. After high school, Tatum plans to attend Kansas State University to pursue a degree in Architecture and Interior Design. Lastly, Tatum enjoys spending time with her family and watching sports. Congratulations, Tatum!

  • SOTW 4

    South High's fourth student of the week is Parker Renz. Parker is a senior at South High with a 3.5 GPA and is the son to Sandi and Charles Renz. Parker is involved in numerous school activities, which include being part of the golf team, stat tracking for the basketball team and being a participant in the Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge. Parker has qualified for state, in golf, three times and was selected as a Second Team All State. Outside of school, Parker has continued his success in golf by qualifying for the Kansas Amateur Golf Championship, participating in the First Tee, coaching for the First Tee and, this fall, Parker will play in the Pure Insurance Championship at pebble beach. Besides golf, Parker also has participated in Relay for Life. Parker enjoys his time at South, as a student, because of the fun and supportive teachers like Mr. Harris, Mr. Stuart and Mr. Carlson. Parker plans to attend college to continue his golf career but is undecided on where he would like to go. Lastly, Parker has one brother, Lucas Renz, who is currently in law school and Parker has two dogs at home. Congratulations, Parker!

  • SOTW 3

    South High's third student of the week is Seth Thompson. Seth is a senior at South High with a 4.14 GPA. Seth’s parents are Gary and Toni Thompson. Seth participates in a couple school activities including being the swimming team’s co-captain and being a mathlete. Seth continues his involvement by also being a Relay for Life committee member and being the Stuco Vice President. Seth enjoys school because of the great atmosphere that the teachers provide at South High (and they make homework manageable). Seth’s favorite subject is calculus. After graduating, Seth plans to attend Washburn University and pursue an accounting degree. Lastly, Seth can play the guitar, piano and trumpet; he also has traveled to 26 different states. Congratulations, Seth!


    SOTW 2

    South High's second student of the week is Bailey Weber.  Bailey is the daughter of Thresia and Greg Weber.  Bailey is a junior at South High and participates in both softball and basketball.  In the community, Bailey participates in the Catholic Youth Organization, also known as CYO.  Bailey enjoys coming to school to see her friends and especially enjoys her favorite class, AP US History.  She enjoys US History because of her love for History and her teacher, Mr. Harris, who she thinks is a humorous person.   After high school, Bailey has decided she wants to go to college but has not decided which college.  She will pursue a degree in child psychiatry. Congratulations, Bailey!

  • SOTW 1

    South High's first student of the week is Angelica Carrillo Hernandez. Angelica's parents are Angelic Hernandez and Rodrigo Jaime.  Angelica is a Senior at South High.  She is a Link Leader who also studies CNA at Central High.  In her spare time, Angelica will volunteer at her brother's school, Coronado Elementary School, to help with activities.  Angelica loves school!  Her favorite teacher is Mrs. Hurley because Mrs. Hurley taught her English.  English is also Angelica's favorite subject.  After graduating from South High, Angelica plans to pursue a post-secondary CNA certificate along with going to college to receive a Psychology degree.  Lastly, Angelica enjoys watching football games and is proud to be an ESL student.  Congratulations, Angelica!

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