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Mustangs Win Super State Chess Championship in Houston

Mustangs Win Super State Chess Championship in Houston

Baker Tuthill, Reporter

April 4, 2019

Last weekend, our own CVMS team went to the Texas Super State Chess Championships to compete. Over 1200 students participated in the event in Houston, TX. Our mustangs did good, too... REALLY good. Here are the types of games they played: Types Of Games At Texas Super State Chess Championships: 7 Round Cla...

Famous April Fools Day Pranks

Famous April Fools Day Pranks

Silas Ou, Reporter

April 1, 2019

April Fools Day, (also called, All Fools’ Day) you either get pranked, are scared about the possibility of being pranked or don't care because you believe you'll never get pranked. However, throughout history, thousands of people have been pranked into believing some outrageous things with HILARIOUS...

Bring Your Pet Day Is Coming Up!

Bring Your Pet Day Is Coming Up!

June Jung and Evlabia Konstantinou

April 1, 2019

Read the article to learn about this fun enrichment day.

Soccer Tryouts

Soccer Tryouts

Hannah McDonough, Editor

April 1, 2019

The last sport of the year is here, and tryouts are soon. Soccer is the one sport that you do not have to be in athletics for, so if you have any experience, come try out. Boys Soccer Next week, from Monday to Wednesday, you can try out for boys soccer. They are from 3:45 to 5:00 after school. If y...

Canyon Vista’s Got Talent Promo Video

Canyon Vista's Got Talent Promo Video

Gabriel Paredes, Assistant

March 26, 2019

Think you have a talent and want to show us your skills? Well now is your chance! Get excited for Canyon Vista's annual talent show where students compete with each other and show off their skills. To enter, come to Mrs. Crain's room after school on April 17th (make sure you sign up for a time slot) or submit an audition video to [email protected]

What it Takes to be in Newsmedia

What it Takes to be in Newsmedia

Jessie Van Den Berg, Editor

March 26, 2019

To be in News Media takes a lot of work. It takes passion. And, it takes time management. Do you think you could handle it?   News Media is an elective class that you can take as a 7th or 8th grader. In this class, you write stories for the school newspaper and create videos as well. You also make intr...

Colorectal Cancer and CV Cares

Colorectal Cancer and CV Cares

Kavin Thiyagarajan, Producer

March 15, 2019

If you're new to Canyon Vista, you might not know that on the last day of school there is an event called CV Cares. CV Cares is when Canyon Vista holds a volleyball game.  T-Shirts and merch are also on sale to benefit a random charity. To play in the volleyball game you must also pay money. (But not...

What CVMS Students are Doing for Spring Break

What CVMS Students are Doing for Spring Break

Nikita Raman and Janani Sivakumar

March 15, 2019

As most of you know Spring Break will officially start on March 16. While most of us i.e me aren't doing anything other than being lazy. CVMS students have other plans. So enjoy this video in which you can find out how CVMS students are spending their break. ...

Cen-Tex History Day Winners

Aylin Masiga and Phanice Masiga with their awards!

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

March 8, 2019

This past Saturday (Feb. 23, 2019,) three of our students participated in the Cen-Tex History Day contest! They all worked very hard on projects for the contest about culture and events, and they did Canyon Vista Proud. With that being said, Congratulations to Aylin Masiga, Phanice Masiga, and N...

2019 Middle School UIL Competition Ends In CVMS Taking 1st

2019 Middle School UIL Competition Ends In CVMS Taking 1st

Silas Ou, Reporter

March 7, 2019

It was Feb.23, students from all over the district competed at Deerpark Middle School. Canyon Vista brought home the first place Sweepstakes trophies for all three grade levels Other district places included Walsh that took second for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade, Cedar Valley took third for 6th and 8th...

Canyon Vista Middle School Region VI Chess Tournament

Canyon Vista Middle School Region VI Chess Tournament

Kavin Thiyagarajan, Producer

March 5, 2019

Chess is an ancient game. Originating in India as the strategy game chaturanga. A game of war. Now chess has evolved into an international game where people of all ages have fun. On Feb.16, 2019, the Region VI Chess Tournament was held in Canyon Vista Middle School. A total of 72 students participated...