The Student News Site of Canyon Vista Middle School

Canyon Echoes

The Student News Site of Canyon Vista Middle School

Canyon Echoes

The Student News Site of Canyon Vista Middle School

Canyon Echoes

Who is the First Second Gentleman?

Who is the First “Second Gentleman”?

Lena Boas, Editor February 7, 2021

Kamala Harris defined history on January 20, 2021 when she got sworn in as the first woman vice president and first vice president of color. Her husband also broke barriers by being the first Second Gentleman....

How a 22-Year Old Harvard Grad Captivated a Nation

How a 22-Year Old Harvard Grad Captivated a Nation

Sabrina Kim, Reporter January 24, 2021

The inauguration of Joseph R. Biden and Kamala D. Harris was monumental. People celebrated nationwide the first day of a new administration--a new era, even. Families from coast to coast were toasting...

CVMS Snow Day Pictures!

CVMS Snow Day Pictures!

Lena Boas, Editor January 21, 2021

  On January 10th, snow fell in Austin for the first time in years. The Austin Statesman reported, "More than 36,000 residents were without power across Austin at one point on Sunday, according...

What is SOAR?

What is SOAR?

Nathan Spector, Reporter January 12, 2021

  What is SOAR? Well that's a good question! SOAR stands for Student Organization Against Racism, a club at Canyon Vista, that is open to anyone. SOAR is run by multiple teachers, including...

Why Your Camera Should Be ON

Why Your Camera Should Be ON

Sabrina Kim, Reporter December 17, 2020

  Four classes a day, five days a week, teachers and students are faced with a daunting wall of dark grey, broken up only by tiny circles crammed with cartoon characters or pictures of pets. Teachers...

How Will Basketball Games Work This Year?

How Will Basketball Games Work This Year?

Shristi Dayal, Reporter December 17, 2020

  This pandemic has changed everything in ways we've never seen before. Since basketball will still be going on during the age of COVID, I decided to ask Coach Govea on how this year's basketball...

Its a Winter Wonderland for Canyon Vista

It’s a Winter Wonderland for Canyon Vista

Lena Boas, Editor December 17, 2020

  The Canyon Vista staff and students are preparing for winter break by dressing up in festive holiday costumes!  

RRISD Students Fight to Save the Job of a Staffer Affected by Covid-19

RRISD Students Fight to Save the Job of a Staffer Affected by Covid-19

Sawyer Grimaldi, Editor December 7, 2020

After the news that a teacher had quit her job due to the circumstances of Covid-19 (going to campus to teach). Many of Mrs. Larson's students decided that they were not going to let her go without a fight....

CVMS Staff Gets in the Thanksgiving Spirit with Turkey Time

CVMS Staff Gets in the Thanksgiving Spirit with Turkey Time

November 19, 2020

It's almost Thanksgiving break! CVMS faculty and staff get in the spirit with their fifth annual Turkey Time pictures! Click on the gallery below to see them in action.

Mole Music and The Very Hungry Little Caterpillar

Mole Music and The Very Hungry Little Caterpillar

Lena Boas, Editor November 18, 2020

  In honor of storybook character week, multiple elective classes put together and performed great interactive activities for the elementary students of Laurel Mountain Elementary (LME). Mr. Vigil's...

Ms. Stiles and the CVMS Library During COVID-19

Ms. Stiles and the CVMS Library During COVID-19

Sabrina Kim, Reporter November 13, 2020

It's safe to assume that nothing this year has been normal. Google Meets have replaced classrooms, many interactions are done via chat or email, and most students aren't even entering the Canyon Vista...

Everything to know before Election Day 2020

Everything to know before Election Day 2020

Sawyer Grimaldi, Editor October 30, 2020

Election Day is sneaking up on America this year, and as millions take to the polls to cast their ballots, there is a lot of info to take in. This heated race between democrats and republicans is one of...

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