Canyon Echoes

CVMS UIL Play- Anatomy of Gray

CVMS UIL Play- Anatomy of Gray

Charlotte Blackmon, Reporter

February 21, 2019


Filed under Campus News, Theatre

This spring, for the UIL Play, The Canyon Vista Honors Theater class will be putting on Anatomy of Grey. The cast has not yet been determined, as auditions begin on Monday, Feb.18. The auditions will be during 3rd period and only open to the Honors Theater students, as the sixth-grade play will be rehearsing...

The Upcoming Valentine’s Dance on Feb.22

The Upcoming Valentine’s Dance on Feb.22

Kavin Thiyagarajan, Reporter

February 21, 2019


Filed under Campus News

Yes Valentine's Day was Feb.14 -- but that doesn't stop CVMS students from celebrating a week later. Get ready for the Valentines Dance on Friday, Feb. 22 and it is going to be super fun. Tickets will be $6 during lunch and after school. The dance is sponsored by the ELA Department. At the social,...

Teacher of The Year Interview with Angela Yung

Teacher of The Year Interview with Angela Yung

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

February 20, 2019


Filed under Campus News, People, Showcase

Ms. Angela Yung was awarded the 2018-2019 Teacher of the Year award. Here is an interview with her about her achievement. Q: What is your favorite thing about teaching? A: "I love spending time with the kids, getting to know them, and building relationships with them." Q: Do you prefer teaching ...

Anonymous Letters to your Valentines Responses

Gabriel Paredes, Assistant To Head

February 13, 2019


Filed under Campus News, Just For Fun, People

My lovable readers and writers (8) I love being your teacher. Thank you all for sharing and learning with me and your classmates in ELA this year. I will miss you next year, but I know you'll rock Westwood. - Mrs. Larson Allison Yao (6) Hi. - Anonymous Angela Yung (6) You put your heart into teaching s...

The Lion King Jr. Review

The Lion King Jr. Review

Jessie Van Den Berg, Reporter

February 13, 2019


Filed under Campus News, People, Showcase, Theatre

The Lion King Jr. show came to Canyon Vista from Feb. 7-9. Our extremely talented theatre department did an excellent job acting, designing props, changing sets, and singing the classic Hakuna Matata tunes. I was very pleased with the show and think that this group of students could definitely h...

Buffalo Soldiers visit Canyon Vista

Buffalo Soldiers visit Canyon Vista

RaghuramPaturi, Repoter

February 13, 2019


Filed under Campus News, Community & World News, Showcase

Buffalo Soldiers visited campus on Feb.12, 2019. All Texas History students joined together in the lecture hall to watch a presentation about their lives in the 1800s. So you may ask who are Buffalo soldiers? Buffalo soldiers were African-American soldiers who served on the western frontier. The...

Choice Sheets Due Friday, Feb. 15

Choice Sheets Due Friday, Feb. 15

Evlabia Konstantinou, Reporter

February 12, 2019


Filed under Campus News

It's that time of year time to make decisions that could (slightly) impact the rest of your life. The time where the decisions in the air create a thick smog of possibility. Choice sheets. They can make or break the up the coming year a class might have a description that sounds interesting you sign...

Opening Night of The Lion King- Inside Perspective

Opening Night of The Lion King- Inside Perspective

Charlotte Blackmon, Reporter

February 7, 2019


Filed under Campus News, Theatre

The day before Lion King opened was a Wednesday, and it was a dress rehearsal day. Anxiety levels were high because of the lack of a full run, and the most nervous of all were the set crew. They hadn't had much time to run the set changes beforehand, and there were certainly a lot of set changes. 3...

Slideshow About Kindness Week

Slideshow About Kindness Week

Aliyah Carter, Reporter

February 4, 2019


Filed under Campus News

Students and teachers dressed up the week of 1/28-2/1 for Kindness Week, spreading the message of kindness across the school. ...

What CVMS Students think About Kindness Week

What CVMS Students think About Kindness Week

Nikita Raman and Janani Sivakumar

January 30, 2019


Filed under Campus News, Just For Fun, Opinion, Showcase, Videos

This week is Kindness Week. Where we express our kindness for one another. Monday- We wear hats Tuesday- Twin with your friend Wednesday-Stickers Thursday- Sunglasses Friday- Meme day Remember to always be kind to one another.

The Winter Pep Rally Kicks Off the Semester

The Winter Pep Rally Kicks Off the Semester

January 29, 2019


Filed under Campus News, Showcase

As most of you already know the second pep rally of the year has taken place, It celebrated the 35 years of CVMS how it was then is completely different from how it is now. We had a special guest -- a retired teacher, Mrs. Judy Olson who started teaching here when the school opened.