Canyon Echoes

Do I Hear a Smacking Noise?!

Do I Hear a Smacking Noise?!

Ariel Sun, Reporter

November 10, 2017

As many teachers have noticed already, gum is something that a lot of students here chew. I personally love gum, as do most of my friends. But, gum is technically not allowed at school. That is one of the few rules that we do not follow. I only have a few teachers that actually make me spit out my gum,...

Jammin’ In the Cafeteria

Jammin’ In the Cafeteria

Ariel Sun, Reporter

November 10, 2017

We all have to eat or else we will starve, right? Since school is seven-ish hours long, we have to eat or else we will not participate and do well in class. But, obviously, the teachers and staff here will no tolerate bad behavior in the cafeteria while we eat, so they decided to start a system where...

Twitter Upping Character Count

Twitter Upping Character Count

Rachel Iyer, Reporter

November 10, 2017

Twitter recently changed the character count on their tweets from 140 characters to 280 characters. They did this to see how it will impact people using their website. The experiment they conducted impacted Twitter in a mostly positive way. “People involved with the experiment told us that a higher cha...

Q/A with Mrs. Mattioli

Q/A with Mrs. Mattioli

Ruth Martin, Reporter

November 7, 2017

French, the romance language of France. A language that has a beautiful rhythm and a melodious tune. I love everything about the French language, and I was particularly interested about the teacher who has made this passion into a thriving career. Get to know Mrs. Mattioli, Canyon Vista's middle school...

Broadway Through The Ages

Broadway Through The Ages

Keana Saberi, Reporter

November 7, 2017

From sing song ballads to choreographed ensembles, Broadway  musicals can move and bring sadness and joy to those watching. From Les Miserables to Hairspray to Phantom of the Opera to Chicago to Hamilton  to West Side Story and Wicked, these perfect creations of music and dance convey stories of l...

Sunshine Vlogs Episode 1

Sunshine Vlogs Episode 1

Lucy Wassmuth, Reporter

November 7, 2017

Book Review: The Hidden Oracle

Book Review: The Hidden Oracle

Amber Xiao, Reporter

November 7, 2017

*SPOILER ALERT!!!* How do you punish a god? By making him human. Apollo has been blamed by his father, Zeus, for starting the second giant war against Gaea. Now Apollo has been cast down to Earth in the form of a gawky teenage boy named Lester Papadopoulos. Unfortunately, even though he has been cast down to...

Flash Season 3 Review

Flash Season 3 Review

Vishnu Sreenivasan, Chief Producer and Editor

November 7, 2017

Flash season 3 is all about Barry Allen and the consequences he faces because he created Flashpoint, an alternate timeline in which the reverse flash (Eobard Thawne) never kills Nora Allen, and Barry's father ,Henry Allen, never gets framed for the murder of Nora Allen. It starts out with Barry Allen...

The Grisha Trilogy : Shadow and Bone Book Review

The Grisha Trilogy : Shadow and Bone Book Review

November 7, 2017

If you like strong emotions this series of 3 fantastic books is your best deal. Today I will talk to you about the first book "Shadow and Bone". My opinion on the first book is very strong I LOVED it. It may seem long at the beginning but every time you might get bored the author makes sure to put...

Updated Behind The Scenes of the Canyon Echoes Broadcast

Updated Behind The Scenes of the Canyon Echoes Broadcast

Austin Nguyen, Reporter

November 6, 2017

Every morning, Canyon Echoes now does the morning announcements for the school. Before, Mrs. Hagerty used to say everything, but she passed down the torch to us, the students. Personally, I think that this is a good idea because the students are who the announcements are targeted at, so why not let them...

Halo Top Birthday Cake Ice Cream

Halo Top Birthday Cake Ice Cream

Rachel Iyer, Reporter

November 6, 2017

This week I decided to try Halo Top Ice cream. I tried The flavor Birthday Cake and I was very impressed with it's packaging, health, and taste. First off I was very impressed with the Packaging of the Ice Cream. Once you open the lid you see a gold colored aluminum that reads “stop when you hi...

Day of The Dead Celebrations

Day of The Dead Celebrations

November 6, 2017

An Interview with Mrs. Keller about Día de los Muertos and the celebrations of the holiday. 1.What specifically is Day of the Dead? Día de los Muertos or Day of the Death is a Mexican Celebration to honor our loved ones that passed away. We reminisce about them, decorate with altars where we...