Canyon Echoes

Art Students Paint blocks in The Cafeteria Hallway

Art Students Paint blocks in The Cafeteria Hallway

Rachel Iyer, Reporter

April 23, 2018


Filed under Art, Campus News, Showcase

Students have painted some of the individual white blocks along the 100s hallway (where Mr. Smith's room is). Students came to school on Sunday and did this along with the ceiling tiles. This is the first year Art has painted the blocks on the wall.  

Choir UIL

Choir UIL

Keana Saberi, Reporter

March 27, 2018


Filed under Arts, Campus News, Choir, Events

From the weeks of preparation to the endless dedication, Choir UIL is a huge event for Choir kids and the process of work is extremely tedious and long.  On March 6th and 7th, both Honor and Treble choirs went to Georgetown High school to put their long earned talent to the the test. The three songs...

Underrated Musicals

Underrated Musicals

Zack Catuogno, Reporter

December 20, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Showcase, Theatre

If you've been paying attention to the media in the past year or so, you've probably heard of the hit Broadway musical, Hamilton, written by Lin Manuel Miranda. Hamilton seems to be the most well-known musical right now and is becoming a household name along with classics such as Wicked and Les Miserables. These...

Hamilton In LA

Hamilton In LA

Keana Saberi, Reporter

December 11, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Theatre

 The air was still, chilly, and crisp. My eyes began to water. The lights of the Hollywood Pantages Theatre sign gleamed and burned brightly as a gaggle of people fled inside the theatre as the doors slide wide open. Gold posters adorned the walls outside the theater, emblems of excitement and oncom...

A Little About the Holiday Play

A Little About the Holiday Play

Lucy Wassmuth, Reporter

November 2, 2017


Filed under Campus News, Showcase, Theatre

The holiday play this year is a classic Christmas movie originally in black and white. Yep, you guessed it! Our holiday play is "It's a Wonderful Life." This play is about a man who faces a rough patch in his life and wishes he had never been born. His guardian angel comes down and helps him by showing...

A Midsummer Nights Dream Video Ad

A Midsummer Nights Dream Video Ad

Oliver Barnfield and Baker Tuthill

November 1, 2017


Filed under Campus News, Entertainment, Events, Showcase, Theatre, Videos

Coming Soon to Canyon Vista Middle School is a beloved Shakespeare play..... Featuring CVMS students of all ages. Come see it on Nov. 2 and 3.   Video by Baker Tuthill

Midsummer Night’s Dream

Midsummer Night’s Dream

Sharanya Karanam, Reporter

September 29, 2017


Filed under Campus News, Theatre

The theatre students are preparing for the new play. The Midsummer Night's dream. The students are rehearsing, building sets, picking out costumes and preparing for the play. The famous play by William Shakespeare is a comedy about Greek gods and goddesses and a love triangle. Hermia loves Lysander...

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Jack Purcell, Reporter

September 29, 2017


Filed under Art, Campus News, Events

This year  Theater class is hosting a play, A Midsummer Nights Dream. For those who are performing in Midsummer Night's Dream, from Sept.28 until Thursday, Nov.2 will have rehearsals in the cafeteria that start at 3:45 pm after school. A Midsummer Nights Dream is a comedy written by William Shakespeare...

Alexander Hamilton: The Hip Hop Founding Father

Alexander Hamilton: The Hip Hop Founding Father

Zack Catuogno

April 24, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Theatre

The name Alexander Hamilton is suddenly out in the open, the story of one of the most influential founding fathers is becoming known, and this is due to Hamilton:An American Musical, written by , produced by, and starring Lin-Manuel Miranda The catchy hip-hop narrative,  and modernized language bring Hamilton...

Choir Fall Concert

Choir Fall Concert

Katie Chung

April 24, 2017


Filed under Arts, Choir, Events

On the evening of Friday, October 18th, the choir ensemble at Canyon Vista presented a spectacular performance at the Bethany Methodist Church. Four choir ensembles, Honors Choir, Treble Choir, Sixth Grade Choir, and Boys Choir sang many unique songs, including “Remember Me,” “Time’s Secret,” and...