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Cross Country at Canyon Vista

Cross Country at Canyon Vista

Harmony House, Reporter

September 16, 2019

Last year our seventh and eighth grade Cross Country girls were the district champions with our boys not too far behind. This year our runners start off on a good foot with the season going on for about six weeks from September through October. How I can get in? To join the Cross Country team you don'...

Clubs in CVMS – Which One Will You Join?

Clubs in CVMS – Which One Will You Join?

Hadley Norris, Reporter

September 10, 2019

  From Dungeons and Dragons to Esports, there are CVMS clubs out there for everyone. Let me break down all the information you need on each club.   Board Games Club Run by Mr. Erickson. This club meets on Mondays at 3:40-4:40, in room 332. It is perfect for students who enjoy st...

The Amazon Is On Fire

The Amazon Is On Fire

Hannah McDonough, Editor

September 6, 2019

Since January, fires have been burning more and more of what many consider the earth's lungs: The Amazon Rain Forest. According to CNBC; Make it, more than 70,000 fires have occurred since January, that's up 84 percent since 2018, and the fire season is just getting started. The Amazon Rain forest is...

Is Living By The Coast Good For You?

Is Living By The Coast Good For You?

June Jung, Reporter

August 30, 2019

The Coast Recently, I went to the Yorke Peninsula in South Australia. Every morning I would take a walk down the beach to clear my mind and to smell the beach and hear the waves crashing against the shore. Then I wondered if it actually cleared my thoughts or if I just believed it to. The salt in the ai...

Lara Spencer’s Comment Shakes Up The Dance Community

Lara Spencer’s Comment Shakes Up The Dance Community

Hadley Norris, Reporter

August 29, 2019

Was it a joke? Last Thursday, Lara Spencer, co-anchor of Good Morning America commented Prince George liking ballet that shocked viewers and had everyone up in arms. Both sides wondered what she meant by her comment and were alarmed by the laughter from both the audience and herself. After seeing t...

Meet the Teacher: Rebecca Redfern

Meet the Teacher: Rebecca Redfern

Hadley Norris, Reporter

August 27, 2019

New teacher Rebecca Redfern, a FAC teacher, is excited to work with students from Canyon Vista. I interviewed her with some questions about her life and CVMS. Q: What is something that you love about being in CVMS? A: I love the positive culture of CVMS, with all the support and friendliness of ...

Meet the Teacher: Mr. Vigil

Meet the Teacher: Mr. Vigil

Harmony House, Reporter

August 27, 2019

This year we've added a new addition to our theater department. Here's a Q&A with Mr. Vigil. Q: How long have you been teaching? A: I’ve been teaching in a sense for the past 12 years. I started off teaching as a teaching assistant in a life skills class which is working with students with hig...

Shining Writing: Reading by Rebecca Clements

Shining Writing: Reading by Rebecca Clements

Hannah McDonough, Editor

August 27, 2019

Here is a poem submitted by one of Canyon Vista's seventh grade students. You can submit a short story or poem too, just click the ad on the side of the website and fill out the form.    Reading Rebecca Clements (7)   In reading fantasies come true  In reading you can see thing...

Meet The Teacher: Mrs. Galvan

Meet The Teacher: Mrs. Galvan

Katie Flannagan, Reporter

August 27, 2019

This year eighth-grade students got a new counselor, Mrs. Galvan. Here's some information about her to welcome her to the campus. Q: Where did you grow up? A: I moved a lot but mostly grew up in Orlando, Florida. Q: Growing up did you have a specific job you wanted to do? A: I wanted to be...

Fast Food Frenzy

Fast Food Frenzy

Naomi Nathan, Reporter

August 26, 2019

Americans are no stranger to a big brand restaurant. Everyone has stopped at a Burger King or two but have you ever stopped and thought, “what am I eating?” In a study done by the FDA, only 1 in 7 people knows what they're eating. 50 million Americans eat fast food every day. Foul Fake Flavors Fa...

Meet The Teacher: Mrs. Gonzalez

Meet The Teacher: Mrs. Gonzalez

Joaquin Schere, Reporter

August 22, 2019

This year, sixth-grade students have a brand new teacher named Mrs. Gonzalez. I happened to have the pleasure of interviewing her for this article. Here's the interview! Q: How are you warming up to Canyon Vista? A: I love it here! I love being around nature, and having the Canyon and all i...