Katie Willnauer: Last musical and first lead

Senior Katie Willnauer sings on stage at Rockhurst High school March 9. Willnauer starred as Bonnie in the musical “Bonnie and Clyde”. photo by Kate Jones

by Reagan Penn and Kate Jones

March 29, 2018

In senior Katie Willnauer's last high school production, she had her first lead.

Students and teachers attend March for our Lives to protest against gun violence

Senior Maura Graham holds up her sign at the March for our Lives in Theis Park March 24. Graham attended the march along with other students and teachers. photo by Meghan Baker

by Kate Jones, Meghan Baker, and Anna Louise Sih

March 27, 2018

Teachers and students attended in solidarity with those affected by gun violence.

Mother Evelyn O’Neill Ceremony takes place March 6

The Sisters of St. Joseph stand and face the stands as they are recognized at the Mother Evelyn O'Neill Award Ceremony March 6. The award is given to a student who demonstrates the mission of the Sisters of St. Joseph. photo by Riley McNett

by Riley McNett, Page Designer

March 19, 2018

The Mother Evelyn O'Neill ceremony takes place annually and honors a student and a person from the community who demonstrate excellence in service.

Students stage walk out to advocate for gun control

Students hold signs that say

by Lucy Hoop, Photographer

March 8, 2018

Schools around the country will stage similar walk outs on March 14 and April 20 to advocate for gun control and honor students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.

Photo Story: Indigo Wild

Senior Lia Biritz packages soap Feb. 3.  Biritz has been working at Indigo Wild for around a year. photo by Maggie Hart

by Maggie Hart, Photographer

March 5, 2018

The Dart follows Indigo Wild employee, Senior Lia Biritz, around for a day.

Gallery: Sion vs. STA game

Senior Mary Kate Armstrong screams during the Sion vs. STA game at St. Teresa's Academy Feb. 24. Armstrong dressed as a doctor because the games theme was

by Meghan Baker and Grace Fiorella

March 3, 2018

The stars lost to Sion 42-50 on senior night Feb. 24.

Gallery: First annual Fame Games

Sophomore Grace Decker cheers for her fellow sophomores at the Fame Games Feb. 16. Sophomores were assigned to wear red to show their spirit. photo by Meghan Baker

by Amy Schaffer and Meghan Baker

February 26, 2018

The Fame Games introduced the rules and rewards of the annual Walk of Fame and Color Throw.

Gallery: 2018 Father-Daughter dance

Senior Monica Looney dances with her father during the senior dance contest as the crowd watches Feb. 11. The theme of the father-daughter dance was dace through the decades. photo by Madeline Loehr.

by Madeline Loehr, Photographer

February 26, 2018

The annual father-daughter dance was held Feb. 11 at the Marriott Hotel in the Muehlebach Tower.

Gallery: Rockhurst v. STA volleyball

Seniors Mary Kate Armstrong, from left, Hannah Steen, Mia Schloegel and Monica Looney scream a cheer to the student section. These girls are make up the executive officers of spirit club. photo by Zoe Butler

by Zoe Butler, Editor-in-Chief

February 15, 2018

Rockhurst beat STA in a fundraiser volleyball game Feb. 5.

Gallery: JV dance team competes at William Jewel College

Junior Caroline Reid demonstrates a leap as her teammates watch on at William Jewell College Feb. 3. The JV dance team practiced their power jumps one-by-one before performing their routine for three technical judges. photo by Amy Schaffer

by Amy Schaffer, Photographer

February 7, 2018

A series of photos from the JV dance team's first competition.

Catholic Schools Week makes a comeback

Sophomore Carley Donnelly performs during the pep rally Feb. 2. Donnelly is a member of the varsity dance team. photo by Riley McNett

by Margaux Renee and Riley McNett

February 6, 2018

Students participated in fun activities reminiscent of Catholic Schools Week celebrations in grade school.

Photo Story: A day in a life as Hailey Coleman

Senior Hailey Coleman looks up before she shoots a layup before practice Jan. 30. Coleman begins each practice with a shoot around followed by stretches. photo by Meghan Baker

by Meghan Baker, Photo Editor

February 6, 2018

The Dart followed senior Hailey Coleman around to see what a basketball captain does in a day.