Canyon Echoes

Student Teacher Advice Column: How Do you Get Back into School Routines?

Student Teacher Advice Column: How Do you Get Back into School Routines?

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

January 11, 2019


Filed under Campus News, Events, Opinion, People, Showcase

"Do you have any advice on how I can get organized and back into the routine of school after being on winter break?"   Student response:  A good resolution to have for the new year is to be more organized, so it’s great that you are working towards being more responsible. I have a couple o...

Choir Holiday Concert on Dec. 18

Choir Holiday Concert on Dec. 18

Emma Ross, Reporter

December 19, 2018


Filed under Campus News, Choir

All CVMS choirs performed at 7 p.m. at Hope Presbyterian Church. Songs sung included "In the Bleak Mid-Winter," "Jingle Bells," "A Field of White" and many more. Here are a few pictures from the event.

Tips and Tricks to Help you Have a Better Year in Spanish

Tips and Tricks to Help you Have a Better Year in Spanish

Ayan Momin, Reporter

December 19, 2018


Filed under Campus News, Opinion

Well, some kids think that since there family member or friend took Spanish or is taking Spanish, they should take it, and they think it should be very easy. But if you are a very laid back student and you don't turn work in time and things like that. Spanish will be very stressful for you and you...

Brown Santa Drive In Canyon Vista

Brown Santa Drive In Canyon Vista

RaghuramPaturi and Aliyah Carter

December 13, 2018


Filed under Campus News, Community News

Brown Santa Drive in Our School Starting Nov.26 through tomorrow, Canyon Vista has been having a Brown Santa drive. Students and staff were asked to bring new and unwrapped toys (ages 0 – 14 yrs), new and unwrapped puzzles (ages 0 -14 yrs), and/or non-perishable food items. "We choose Brown Sa...

How CVMS Students Celebrate the Holiday Season

How CVMS Students Celebrate the Holiday Season

Mehak Mehmi, Reporter

December 12, 2018


Filed under Campus News, Events, Showcase, Videos

Holiday season /ˈhäləˌdā ˈsēzən/ noun the period of time from Thanksgiving until New Year, including such festivals as Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa. The holiday season is more than its definition. It means a lot more to some people. Christmas Christmas is celebrated to ...

Where Would Teachers Like To Travel Over Christmas Break?

Where Would Teachers Like To Travel Over Christmas Break?

Ayan Momin, Reporter

December 10, 2018


Filed under Campus News, People, Travel, Videos

If money was no object, here are the dream destinations of teachers and staff.

The Junior Thespians Competition Submissions

The Junior Thespians Competition Submissions

Evan Tucker, Reporter

December 10, 2018


Filed under Campus News, Theatre

Junior Thespians, for those who don't know, represent the best actors and actresses on campus. Lately, they've been working on a project for state competition. Here were some of their submissions, that range anywhere from short-film to singing. Gabe Paredes (8) : Theatre Marketing "I did Theatre...

Dec. 7 School Social

Dec. 7 School Social

Colin Johnson, Reporter

December 10, 2018


Filed under Campus News, Showcase, Videos

Colin Johnson attended the Dec. 7 school social at Canyon Vista Middle School, and many pictures and videos were taken. Let's take a look!

All About Partners in PE

All About Partners in PE

Jessie Van Den Berg, Reporter

December 7, 2018


Filed under Campus News, Clubs, Community News, People, Showcase

A mitzvah, a Jewish word for a good deed. Doing mitzvahs can be volunteering at a local soup kitchen, animal shelter, or retirement home. But, something that is available right here at our school is Partners in PE. Partners in PE is a PE credit class where 7th and 8th-grade students get to teach and guid...

Do You Know All the Reindeer?

Do You Know All the Reindeer?

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

December 7, 2018


Filed under Campus News, Entertainment, Just For Fun, People, Showcase

I grew up with my mom singing the "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" song to me every Christmas time on the walk to school, so I almost permanently have Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, Blitzen, and of course, Rudolph stuck in my head. As an experiment, I decided to go around the...

Interview With Coach RAM

Interview With Coach RAM

Aliyah Carter, Reporter

December 6, 2018


Filed under Campus News, People, Showcase, Sports

Coach Ramirez serves a lot on the Canyon Vista campus, from a DJ at the school socials, to the girls' basketball coach, to the beloved art teacher. For the season though, here are some questions for him about his time as the basketball head coach.   What are your favorite plays that we run...