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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.

How to plan the perfect party

How to plan the perfect party

Jessie Van Den Berg, Reporter

May 10, 2019

Planning the perfect party can be exhausting, stressful, and difficult. But, if you have a simple checklist with everything you need to do on it, your party planning will be much more easy and quick. So I have for you a checklist of things to do in order to have the perfect party.   Three week...

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...

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.  

What Is Dark Matter and Does It Exist?

What Is Dark Matter and Does It Exist?

June Jung, Reporter

May 3, 2019

The Big Idea Dark Matter is an idea that humans came up with to fill the empty void of space with at least - something, but the big question is what is it? No-one on planet Earth knows what dark matter is, but lots of scientists intend to find out. Dark matter has recently been accused of being a liquid...

Ideas on What to do for Mothers Day

Jessie Van Den Berg, Reporter

May 1, 2019

Mothers day is sneaking up on us and I know some of you have the best idea planned. You know her gift is going to be epic. Now others of you might have no thoughts on what to do for your mom. Zero. Nada. So, I’m here to help you figure out some ideas of how to make this day a special day for either...

Super Mario Maker 2: Why So Much Hype?

Super Mario Maker 2: Why So Much Hype?

Colin Johnson, Reporter

April 29, 2019

In all my one year as a writer for Canyon Echoes, I have gained much experience. I have written an astounding 31 articles. Even though such a staggering feat has been accomplished, and I have climbed my way to the very top of writing culture, there is still one odd conundrum that has been puzzling me...

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.

Facts About Easter

Facts About Easter

Charlotte Blackmon, Reporter

April 22, 2019

Easter is a holiday that many people celebrate- If you don’t celebrate it then you likely know somebody who does. But even if you celebrate Easter, it is very likely that you don’t know everything there is to know about this eggstravagant holiday (pun definitely intended). At least, you didn’t until no...

Can Trump Be Reelected?

Can Trump Be Reelected?

Silas Ou, Reporter

April 22, 2019

With the presidential election starting on November 3rd the big question is can Trump win. His opponents in the Democratic include big names like Beto O' Rourke (the almost Senator of Texas), Joe Biden (former Vice President of the U.S.), Bernie Sanders (the second most popular Democrat in 2016), and...

Coolest Nerd Stores in Austin

Coolest Nerd Stores in Austin

Oliver Barnfield, Reporter

April 17, 2019

Austin is a great place if you're looking for eclectic pop culture items. Here are just a few of the best stores for this type of stuff in Austin. Game Over Video games (911 W Anderson Ln #106, Austin, TX 78757) In my opinion, this is the best game store in Austin. They have a great selection of games...