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The Dunedin Study – Criminals at the Age of 4

The Dunedin Study – Criminals at the Age of 4

June Jung, Reporter

March 15, 2019


Filed under Community & World News, People, Wellness

The Study The Dunedin Study took place in New Zealand, and started in 1974 and is still going today. It watched 1,037 people for forty years watching since birth. After age eighteen most participants chose to stay in the study. If the participants moved out of the country (which most of them did) the...

Anger Management Tips

Anger Management Tips

Jessie Van Den Berg, Reporter

March 15, 2019


Filed under People, Videos, Wellness

This is a video I put together to help you control yourself in frustrating situations, I hope you enjoy!

What CVMS Students are Doing for Spring Break

What CVMS Students are Doing for Spring Break

Nikita Raman, Janani Sivakumar, Reporter

March 15, 2019


Filed under Campus News, Opinion, People, Showcase, Travel, Videos

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. ...

Eighth Grade Formal

Eighth Grade Formal

Aliyah Carter and Mehak Mehmi

March 15, 2019


Filed under People, Showcase, Videos

As you know we 8th graders have formal on May,17. I asked a few students questions about formal.

Making A Difference In Austin During Spring Break

Making A Difference In Austin During Spring Break

Hannah McDonough, Reporter

March 13, 2019


Filed under Community News, Environment, Events, People, Showcase

Spring break... A time for peace, relaxation, and travel. But have you ever thought about volunteering over Spring Break? A lot of people just sit around and do nothing. Instead, here are some ways to serve your community. Urban Roots This coming Saturday, you can experience farm life with Urban Ro...

What is Talent?

What is Talent?

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

March 13, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, People, Showcase

Intro Say you are a 6th grader trying out for the basketball team, and you find yourself unable to compare to some kids who know the game well and play very well. You may think, “Wow, that kid has a lot of talent!” Or suppose you are in an art class, and one kid is doing really well and drawing...

International Womens Day

International Womens Day

Jessie Van Den Berg, Reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under Events, People

Women are strong, independent and big dreamers. We change the world. But, we also need equal rights. International Women's day recognizes all of this. The official day of this celebration is March 8. IWD first started in 1911 in Denmark, Austria, Germany, and Switzerland. It first came to the Unite...

Cen-Tex History Day Winners

Cen-Tex History Day Winners

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under Campus News, Events, People

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...

Oscars: Vanity Fair Fashion

Oscars: Vanity Fair Fashion

Nikita Raman, Reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Fashion, Opinion, People

As most of you know the Oscars took place on February 24, 2019, after the Oscars the Vanity fair party took place in celebration of the Oscars. So many went home to change from their glamours outfits. Here is a slideshow of my favorites.  ...

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


Filed under Campus News, Events, People, Showcase

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...

Recess is Necessary

Recess is Necessary

Evlabia Konstantinou, Reporter

March 5, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, People, Showcase

My friend wrote an article about this very topic ( Click here to read it). Our society acts as if the second we turn 11 we are no longer children and can't enjoy simple childhood pleasures. One of which being recess. We can no longer say the word " play" unless we are talking about sports or video g...

The Alamo: Controversy Over Reconstruction

The Alamo: Controversy Over Reconstruction

Hannah McDonough, Reporter

March 5, 2019


Filed under Community News, People, Showcase

Every year, millions of people visit the Alamo. It is a major landmark in Texas history. Originally built as a Spanish mission, the Alamo became famous as a major battlefield in the Texas Revolution. People love visiting the Alamo. But would people still love the Alamo if it were reconstructed and moved? The Pla...