Canyon Echoes

Inventions of the future: Ruby Chocolate

Inventions of the future: Ruby Chocolate

Harmony House, Reporter

October 7, 2019

It's finally here! All the chocolate lovers of the world now have a brand-new genre of chocolate. Ruby chocolate's release may not be new to you, but now it's been released for consumers in North-America! You can thank chocolate makers of the Barry Callebaut company for producing this newfound chocol...

Hey Dude, Nice Shoes! – A Summary of Hello Week

Hey Dude, Nice Shoes! – A Summary of Hello Week

Shristi Dayal and Naomi Nathan

October 4, 2019

Hello Week was a week of new beginnings and new friendships to sprout. On the first day, the staff and cheerleaders greeted people at the door. The second day, they went to other doors to greet. On the third day, students wore name badges so that we could talk to people using their names. We also had ...

Hurricane Season Has Begun

Hurricane Season Has Begun

Hannah McDonough, Editor

October 3, 2019

Hurricane season has begun, and we're only about halfway through. Hurricane season spans from June 1 to Nov. 30, and it's just at its peak. Many coastal cities in the Gulf of Mexico or along the East coast have been or will be getting pounded. According to NOAA, there has been above average hurricane activity since El Nino. It's essential to be aware of the tropica...

Top 3 Pokemon of Each and Every Generation

Top 3 Pokemon of Each and Every Generation

Akaash Reddy, Reporter

September 27, 2019

Don't know what Pokemon to grab in any Pokemon game? Want to play competitive, but don't have any staple Pokemon on your team? Well, look no further! A few notes: pseudo-legendaries are Pokemon with stat totals almost equal to legendaries, but they aren't quite legendaries. These Pokemon are mighty,...

La Politique, A Slice of French Genius

La Politique, A Slice of French Genius

Hadley Norris, Reporter

September 26, 2019

  Having tried Austin’s hottest spots when it comes to food, I have become obsessed with finding French cuisine that is close to perfect. When La Politique, a french themed restaurant and bakery, opened, I found myself drooling over each plate. In my opinion, the best time to go is brunch. The...

Art Attack!

Art Attack!

Naomi Nathan, Reporter

September 26, 2019

We are featuring student art on Canyon Echoes to showcase the talent and hard work of the art students. If you’d like to submit your work, submit yours here.  By: Sophia Huang   Behind the art: "This piece was done using the only ballpoint and took about 3 hours to complete. It was...

Superhero Social Kicks Off The Year

Superhero Social Kicks Off The Year

Hannah McDonough, Editor

September 25, 2019

On Friday, Sept. 20, Canyon Vista had its first school social. Students came decked out in their best superhero outfits and spent the afternoon dancing with their friends. The lines to get in were past the bus canopy and everyone was excited. "It was a fun and exciting experience," Elizabeth Propes (6)...

Spreading The Word: Technical Theater

Spreading The Word: Technical Theater

Kavan Stewart and Joaquin Schere

September 24, 2019

Technical Theater is a new elective option not that many people know about. We interviewed Mr. Parks, the theater teacher, about this new class.

Shining Writing: A Dream and A Girl

Shining Writing: A Dream and A Girl

Hannah McDonough, Editor

September 24, 2019

 Here is a poem from a student at CVMS.  A Dream ¨I once had a dream ̈ A dream of love and pain. A dream of a thousand words, When none were said at all. I dream of a dream that's so confusing, That it makes perfect sense. A dream that I won't and CAN'T forget. A dream...

Art Attack!

Art Attack!

Naomi Nathan, Reporter

September 24, 2019

We are featuring student art on Canyon Echoes to showcase the talent and hard work of the art students. If you’d like to submit your work, submit yours here.  Art by:  Anna Gaffney Behind the art: "This is one of Dungeons & Dragons characters and I created her over the summer. She’s a Tief...

Honor Orchestra Wins Statewide Competition

Honor Orchestra Wins Statewide Competition

September 23, 2019

TMEA stands for Texas Music Educators Association, and it splits into five divisions. The divisions include Band, Orchestra, Vocal, Elementary, and Colledge.  Canyon Vista’s Honors Orchestra was selected to play at the TMEA convention in San Antonio for winning the TMEA Honor Orchestra competition. "The...