Sophomore Announcements


Sophomore News...

American Legion Boys' State
The American Legion Boys’ State of Kansas is accepting applications for Boys’ State 2021. This event is open to male sophomores, juniors and seniors in the top half of their class.  The theme this year is: “For Democracy to work, we must learn how to work together”.  Boys’ State will be held at K-State Manhattan from June 6th to June 12th.  To apply visit: American Legion Boys' State of Kansas ... (



South High Student Opportunities...

Please read carefully. Some opportunities apply to a specific age/classification of student. Additional information is available in the Counseling Office.


Volunteer Opportunities
Are you looking for opportunities to volunteer in the Salina and Saline County community?  Here are some links to get started.

Volunteer MatchCatholic CharitiesSalina Family YMCASaline Emergency Food BankSalina Area United Way

  • Spring Spruce Up - Volunteers needed for Salina Community Wide Clean Up Day.  Saturday, April 17 (8am-Noon).  Spring Spruce-Up Flier
  • Big Brothers Big Sister of Salina is gearing up for the return of our Glow in the Park Fun Run on April 24th starting at Lakewood Middle School.  This new course will begin and end at LMS and run through Lakewood Park.  If you have any students who are looking for 2.5 hours of volunteer hours, we would love to have their assistance. The entire event runs from 7-10 PM.  We are needing the bulk of our volunteers from 7:30-10:00 PM (may end sooner depending on speed of participants. Volunteers will be placed (in pairs) around our glow race course where they will direct runners and walkers through our 5K/1 mile course.  Each volunteer will be given some Glow in the Dark/LED accessories to wear along with reflective vests.  We are asking volunteers to arrive to LMS by 7:30 PM for instructions and placements. We are also looking for 2 students who would be interested in being our event photographers. This would be a great opportunity for students to work with both darker lighting and action shots.  These students would be given whatever jump drive/camera card they would need for these photos.  This would a first come first serve opportunity.  In the past we have given the photographers jump drives and they upload the photos to them or a Google Drive for us. For those who would like to volunteer they can call our office at 785-825-5509 or email


Dual Credit Opportunities for Sophomores and Juniors - Salina Area Technical College
Salina Area Technical College has articulation agreements in place with several area high schools. This enables students to earn college credit while still in high school. See your counselor for more information or visit Salina Tech's website. To apply for admission to Salina Tech, go to their Application page.