Canyon Echoes

Art Attack!

Art Attack!

Naomi Nathan, Reporter

September 20, 2019

Art by: Milos Hennion Behind the art: "It's my art portfolio I needed to draw a shoe for art and I drew an air Jordan Four because it is one of my favorite shoes," Hennion said. ...

VSCO Girls

VSCO Girls

Mercy Forrister, Reporter

September 20, 2019

Trends come and go but this trend looks like it is here to stay. Have you heard of something called a VSCO girl? And maybe ever wondered how did this phrase come to be? Well, VSCO is a trend where people possess certain items such as hydro flasks, Birkenstocks, kanken bags and scrunchies. There are...

Art Attack!

Art Attack!

Naomi Nathan, Reporter

September 18, 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:  Asfaa Ali (8) Behind The Art: "So I guess I drew it when I was upset and it was just one of the characters that I had cre...

Sixth Grade Q and A

Sixth Grade Q and A

Mercy Forrister, Reporter

September 16, 2019

  I interviewed two sixth graders named West Morgan and Madeline Ellis. They answered a few of my questions about how middle school was going. What do you like about Canyon Vista so far? West - "PE because we get to swim." Madeline - "Teachers since they're really kind and nice." Is...

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...