Bears Have High Expectations

Posted: August 22, 2014

Coming off of a 1-9 campaign last year, the Bears’ football team is feeling very confident especially after last Friday at the Jamboree where they shocked many people by going 2-0-1 vs Lees Summit North, KC Center and Maryville.The team has high hopes for the upcoming season  and with a whole new coaching staff everyone […]


Chrisman Softball Opens New Field With Blue and Gold Game

Posted: August 22, 2014

The William Chrisman girls’ softball team showed off its new practice field to family and friends with its Blue and Gold game on Thursday, August 21. The new baseball/softball practice field, on the east side of Chrisman, was built this summer. It now allows both the baseball and softball teams to practice on campus.


Game Time Changes for Friday, Aug. 22

Posted: August 22, 2014

All three season-opening ISD football games- WMChrisman/Platte Co., Lawson/Van Horn and Lee’s Summit/Truman- moved to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22 because of the heat! Good Luck Bears, Falcons and Patriots!!!


Chrisman Volleyball Hosts Jamboree

Posted: August 20, 2014

Story by Envoy Staff The 2014 William Chrisman Bear volleyball season got off to a good start at the WC Jamboree on Tuesday, August 9. The crowd was rocking and the girls were just happy to finally get out and play someone other than their own teammates. Coach Dean Rausch was anxious to get an […]


Van Horn Football Game August 22 Televised by KCWE (This TV)

Posted: August 19, 2014

Van Horn’s season-opener against Lathrop Friday, Aug. 22 is one of 12 high school football games televised this season on KCWE-TV (Comcast Channel 235, Time Warner Cable Channel 975). Kickoff is 7 p.m. and can be seen live online at and again Saturday, Aug. 23 at 3 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 24 at 10 p.m. […]

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Free Soccer Camp August 16

Posted: August 13, 2014

Members of the reigning Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL) Champion Missouri Comets are holding a free soccer camp Saturday, Aug. 16 from 6-9 p.m. at Van Horn High School (1109 S. Arlington Ave.). Sign up begins at 5:45 p.m. and children age 4 through high school seniors are welcome to attend. Every camp participant will […]


2014 Fall Sports Schedules Available

Posted: August 5, 2014

District fall sports schedules can be found at or by going to: Activity Scheduler User Guide


Truman Fall Sports Practice Times

Posted: July 30, 2014

Following are the beginning practice times for grades 9-12 for all Fall Sports at Truman High School.  All fall sports start on August 4th.  All participants must have a current physical on file in the Activities Office prior to participating.  Another free sports physical opportunity is available on Thursday, July 31 from 5 pm to […]


Chrisman Cheer Gets Ready For Regionals

Posted: July 12, 2014

The William Chrisman cheerleaders, defending Regional and State Champions, have worked hard this summer for the upcoming Kansas City Regional competition. The squad hopes its hard work pays off with another title. The squad hopes supporters can make it to one or both of the following events. “We would really appreciate the support,” coach Stacey […]


Chrisman Track Earns Honors

Posted: July 10, 2014

Several members of the William Chrisman girls’ and boys track and field teams were recently honored with their selection to the Independence Examiner All- Area team. Two Bears earned First Team honors. Senior Dalvin Wilkerson earned the honor after taking first in Conference, Districts and Sectionals. He took third at the State Championships. Senior Chrisha […]



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