The Southwest media group is pleased to be your go-to source of information for all things Southwest.

Follow us on Instagram @bvswnews. is the multimedia online presence of the newspaper, yearbook and journalism classes at Southwest.

The Southwest newsmagazine, The Standard, is published online four times a year and in print once a year for students, faculty and surrounding community of Blue Valley Southwest. It is an open forum for student expression. Therefore, the opinions expressed within this publication (print or online) do not necessarily reflect the views of the administration of Blue Valley Unified School District #229.

Letters to the editor and reader responses are encouraged for publication.  The staff reserves the right to edit all submissions for both language and content and encourages letters to be no more than 200 words. All letters must be signed and names will be published. Letters should be submitted to room 118, emailed to [email protected] or mailed to:

BVSW News c/o
Blue Valley Southwest High School
17600 Quivira
Overland Park, KS 66085

BVSWNews also encourages guest photography. Photos should be submitted to room 118 with information pertaining to the photo.

Online comments are monitored. Comments may be rejected if the commenter’s identity cannot be verified. Comments that are personally insulting to the writer or a person in the story will not be permitted. Comments may be disabled on stories of a sensitive nature.

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