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...

What CVMS Christmas Opinions And Who You Have To Thank

What CVMS Christmas Opinions And Who You Have To Thank

Silas Ou, Reporter

December 19, 2018


Filed under Just For Fun, People

By the time you read this article it will probably be either Christmas break or past it, either way, this article is about how students and teachers are going to observe Christmas break. As well as some things about Christmas break you haven't thought about. Another thing about this article is that...

Quick STAC questions

Quick STAC questions

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

December 19, 2018


Filed under Just For Fun, Opinion, People, Showcase

I do a student-teacher advice column, and some of the questions we’ve received are simple enough to answer without a separate article. So without further ado, here is the quick question lightning round.   Can 6th graders be a part of Canyon Echoes? Canyon Echoes is the main platform for the Ne...

Five Tips for Traveling During Christmas

Five Tips for Traveling During Christmas

Jessie Van Den Berg, Reporter

December 19, 2018


Filed under Just For Fun, People, Travel

Presents, trees, and ornaments. These are some things that represent the holidays. But, as most people love and await this holiday season, what you don’t normally think about is the chaos of traveling. Airports are crazy, last minute tickets are hard to find being sold out at every airline, and tic...

The Perfect Present According to 10 Students

The Perfect Present According to 10 Students

Evan Tucker, Reporter

December 13, 2018


Filed under Just For Fun, People, Showcase

If kids had an endless amount of money, what would be their one dream present for Christmas? Maria Morjan (6): "I would give money to the charities." Aryan Punalekar (7) and Cooper Lueck (7): "If we had an infinite amount of money, we would bribe the teachers into letting us quit school with all A...

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.

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...

Ugly Holiday Sweater Day

Ugly Holiday Sweater Day

Raghuram Paturi, Aliyah Carter, and Andrew Watson

December 7, 2018


Filed under Just For Fun, People, Showcase

On Friday, Dec. 7 students and staff dressed in their best ugly sweaters to celebrate the season at school. Here is a look of all the spirited "ugliness."    ...

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...

6th Grade Assembly Highlights- Kate the Chemist at Canyon Vista!

6th Grade Assembly Highlights- Kate the Chemist at Canyon Vista!

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

December 4, 2018


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

Kate the Chemist shows the 6th graders some explosive science.

Insomnia

Insomnia

Jessie Van Den Berg, Reporter

November 30, 2018


Filed under People, Showcase, Wellness

Insomnia is where you have difficulty falling asleep and/or staying asleep which can result in daytime tiredness. It is affected mostly by adults but can happen in teens. Insomnia is something I have to cope with and it can be quite exhausting, but, you learn to get over the initial sleepiness and go o...