Canyon Echoes

Meet the Teacher: Mr. Vigil

Meet the Teacher: Mr. Vigil

Harmony House, Reporter

August 27, 2019

This year we've added a new addition to our theater department. Here's a Q&A with Mr. Vigil. Q: How long have you been teaching? A: I’ve been teaching in a sense for the past 12 years. I started off teaching as a teaching assistant in a life skills class which is working with students with hig...

Meet The Teacher: Mrs. Galvan

Meet The Teacher: Mrs. Galvan

Katie Flannagan, Reporter

August 27, 2019

This year eighth-grade students got a new counselor, Mrs. Galvan. Here's some information about her to welcome her to the campus. Q: Where did you grow up? A: I moved a lot but mostly grew up in Orlando, Florida. Q: Growing up did you have a specific job you wanted to do? A: I wanted to be...

Meet The Teacher: Mrs. Gonzalez

Meet The Teacher: Mrs. Gonzalez

Joaquin Schere, Reporter

August 22, 2019

This year, sixth-grade students have a brand new teacher named Mrs. Gonzalez. I happened to have the pleasure of interviewing her for this article. Here's the interview! Q: How are you warming up to Canyon Vista? A: I love it here! I love being around nature, and having the Canyon and all i...

First Day of School Excitement

First Day of School Excitement

Jessie Van Den Berg, Editor

August 20, 2019

The first day of school brought getting to know you games, fun labs, and painting how-to's. Here's a look at the first day activities.  

First Pep Rally of The Year

First Pep Rally of The Year

Hannah McDonough, Editor

August 20, 2019

On Friday, Aug. 16, the school hosted its first Pep Rally. This event helped introduce the sixth graders and got us all excited for this year. Here are some pictures from the pep rally:

Westwood Walk 2019

Westwood Walk 2019

May 23, 2019

Westwood Seniors came back to visit Canyon Vista before they graduate Friday. Here are some pictures from the walk around the school.        ...

Genius Hour with Ms. Larson

Genius Hour with Ms. Larson

May 21, 2019

On May 21, Ms. Larson's classes joined together for one large publishing party in the Cafeteria. There was snacks, comments, presentations, and music. Here are some images from the party.

Dance Spring Show

Dance Spring Show

Charlotte, Blackmon

May 8, 2019

On May 4, the Canyon Vista dance program put on their Spring Show. This is a performance that showcases all of the different types of dance that the students have learned throughout the year. This includes tap, hip hop, jazz, and ballet. Tap is also included in the classes, but not in the show because...

Yearbook 2k19

Yearbook 2k19

Charlotte Blackmon, Reporter

May 7, 2019

Imagine you're sixty eight years old with an annoying and egotistical grandchild. He (or she) is just about to try out for a sports team at his (or her) school, and you mention that you know a thing or two about that particular sport. Your grandchild scoffs. 'What's so funny?', you ask, raising an eyebrow. 'You...

6th Grade Field Trip to Epic Fun

Mehak Mehmi, Reporter

May 3, 2019

On April 10, The 6th graders went on a field trip while the STAAR testing was in process. Here are some pictures from their time there.  

Siblings Reunited

Siblings Reunited

Hannah McDonough, Editor

May 1, 2019

Just recently, Ella Duncan, an eighth-grade student, found her birth sister. She and her sister were both adopted from China as babies, and they had never known each other until now. Ella's sister, Faith, is nine years old and lives in Hawaii. Ella first found out about Faith on January 1, and they...

Jason Reynolds Field Trip

Jason Reynolds Field Trip

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

April 26, 2019

Last Friday, select students from all three grades tool a bus to go see the renown author, Jason Reynolds. He talked about his childhood and the events that led to his book ideas, as well as encouraging kids to read. Here are some pictures from the event.