Canyon Echoes

What CVMS Students think About Kindness Week

What CVMS Students think About Kindness Week

Nikita Raman and Janani Sivakumar

January 30, 2019

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

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.

35th Anniversary of Canyon Vista

35th Anniversary of Canyon Vista

Gabriel Paredes, Assistant

January 22, 2019

We celebrate the 35th anniversary of Canyon Vista by asking some of the teachers what CVMS was like before, what's changed, and the things they like best!

All About BIMM for 6th and 7th Graders

All About BIMM for 6th and 7th Graders

Baker Tuthill, Reporter

January 22, 2019

I'm sure that you've heard of BIMM by now. Seventh graders might have seen the posters last year and may have even bought the products. But BIMM is the class that - yes, you guessed it - sets up shop near the end of the year. I'm in this amazing class, so I don't want anyone to miss out on it for lack...

Westwood Clubs: What to Join

Westwood Clubs: What to Join

Baker Tuthill, Reporter

January 14, 2019

Here at Canyon Vista Middle school, we host an impressive 33 clubs for student's to join. However, Westwood has 82 clubs for student's to choose from! With this huge, imposing list, it can be hard to choose what clubs to join. Your time is important, so that's why I have created a list of clubs that...

Mustang Express

Mustang Express

Yoonjoo Oh, Reporter

January 14, 2019

Do you remember how it felt when you first visited CVMS? Do you remember once being a 5th grader, looking around your assigned middle school with interest? January 14th, 16th, and 18th marked Mustang Express week; 5th-grade students from Laurel Mountain, Spicewood, and Kathy Caraway Elementary School...

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

"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

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

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

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

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 ...